December 24, 2014

Is your baby model material?

There are very few mothers who don’t find think their babies are the most beautiful creature on earth. The question is whether the professionals agree. Modelling […]
September 1, 2014

5 fun things you can do with your newborn

For many first time parents, it can be surprising just how little a newborn does. So many ask things like, “When does it become fun?” or […]
June 7, 2014

Cloth nappies: guaranteed to delight

In the past, using cloth nappies meant extra mess, extra fuss and a serious commitment to the cause. The simple terry cloth squares, safety pins and […]
February 4, 2014

Baby’s fake-crying promotes bonding

Have you ever got the suspicion that some of your baby’s crying bouts are merely attention-seeking behaviour, otherwise described as ‘fake crying’? It might be that […]
January 8, 2014

Fun games to play with baby

We know not to expect a lot of interaction from a newborn. But that doesn’t mean playing with your brand-new baby isn’t important. From the first […]
December 8, 2013

Tips for Arsenic-hour survival

When the clock strikes 17:00, you can be sure something is brewing, that is if it hasn’t erupted yet. Yes, the arsenic hour (or hours sometimes), […]
November 12, 2013

What to do with baby’s blocked nose?

Is your baby struggling with a blocked nose and you just don’t know what to do anymore? Here are some pointers. What causes blocked noses? Baby’s […]
November 8, 2013

Every baby deserves the best protection

Happy bum, happy mum. We love our little bundles of joy so much – it’s this great force of love that pushes us to do everything […]
October 28, 2013

Sooth baby with an Amber Teething Necklace?

Is this just another one of those gimmicks, or could it really work? Well, in a Calora Baby poll over 75% women said it worked for […]
October 23, 2013

When baby refuses breastfeeding

For many moms it can be devastating when their baby refuses to nurse. This problem can occur from the very beginning, or it can be detected […]
October 21, 2013

Attachment parenting: raising confident children

Attachment Parenting is one way of raising kids that could just be the answer to your parenting goals. Most of the time parents aren’t even aware […]
September 27, 2013

Choosing the best pets for your kids

Many of my friends have prepared for parenthood by trying their hands at pet rearing. Those less confident have opted for the ‘easy to replace’ goldfish […]
September 24, 2013

How to survive the mothers after your first-born

You can’t choose your mother-in-law just as much as you can’t choose your own mother. And both can be a bit overbearing at times, especially when […]
September 12, 2013

Fighting allergies in children with homemade food?

Dr Magnus Wickman at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden,  says they are of meaning that fatty acids and antioxidants, vitamins and essential minerals could prevent […]
August 7, 2013

Factors parents should consider when choosing a pacifier

Parents need to take a little time to consider their options when selecting a pacifier for their child. The choice is unlikely to result in family […]