Whether you’re a new mum or you’ve just had your fourth baby, every parent can use some help when it comes to finding out the latest advice on breastfeeding or bottle feeding, colic, sleeping through the night, teething or weaning (just to mention a few)!
There’s so much to think about, to worry about even, but helpful to know that many of these problems are being shared by hundreds of like-minded parents. So if you’re dreaming of sleep as you feed your newborn just one more time, and want to remind yourself that you are doing a brilliant job, tuck into this section to allay your fears and banish those anxieties.
How to soothe a crying baby Although your new baby’s crying may seem loud to you, it’s really only a tiny sound. Also it will hardly ever be a sign of great distress but actually your child’s way of communicating with you.
Breastfeeding Guide: getting started
Breastfeeding is a great start for you and your ba...
Preparing feeding bottles in advance
If you are using formula milk for feeds and you ar...
In lean times, a professional photoshoot of the fa...
Colic survival tips
All babies will spend some of each day crying &nda...
Buyers guide to nappy rash treatments
When your baby actually does have a rash it’s good to try to nip any outbreak in the bud. Sometimes changes of diet, teething and other shifts in habits can trigger a rash, so don’t feel you have failed your child – just catch it as early as you can.
Preparing your baby's first meal
In recent years the recommended age to introduce solid foods to your baby has gone from 3, to 4 to 6 months.