One thing that’s vitally important for anyone breastfeeding is to make sure you’re comfortable and relaxed when you begin. You certainly don’t want a dead arm or be gasping of thirst five minutes in. If you’re calm and happy, these feeling translate to your baby and they’ll be relaxed and happy too.
If you find yourself making different meals for different family members, then rest assured that you’re certainly not alone. You definitely can put an end to ‘short-order’ cooking. It is possible to get your family eating one delicious, flavoursome meal and saving a lot of time, stress, and frustration on daily basis. I’m all about one family meal that is full of flavour, easy to make and healthy!
Because it’s Nutrition & Hydration Week, we thought it’s the perfect time to give you the lowdown on everything baby needs to begin weaning. It’s such an important milestone in your baby’s life, and you may be feeling a little unsure where to start. But planning ahead and ensuring you have everything you need allows the process to go as smoothly as possible – but we can’t guarantee it won’t get messy! To help you get started, we’ve jotted down some of the key essentials. Be sure to arm yourself... Read More
It is important to encourage your baby to drink water from a beaker or cup from 6 months. If your baby is dehydrated, they may go off their food. So it’s important to keep an eye on their liquid intake.
Are you wondering when might be the best time to introduce your little one to beakers and cups? How do you do it? What drinks should you give them and what should you avoid? And what’s the right cup to use? Lots of questions – and hopefully we can help with some answers! Whether you’re breastfeeding or bottle feeding, the NHS and British Dental Health Foundation recommends babies start to learn to drink from a free-flow feeder cup from around six months old. It will help them to make the... Read More
My baby is growing up, and growing up fast it seems. Once the baby stage has gone all of the new stages seem to come along quickly! Penny is talking a lot more, copying everything & she’s into everything too! When it comes to our babies and their health & well-being it can be so tough as a parent to worry that we are doing everything right, can’t it? One of the main things I try to maintain for Penny is keeping her hydrated. Toddlers can be so full on... Read More