Babies

Factual and interesting information for everything related to raising a baby, from baby sleep, poop and feeding to how to decorate your baby’s room.

Cute baby lying on their stomach

How palm oil – a common ingredient in infant formula – can affect a...

All moms want to do their best for their babies, and feeding them is no exception. While South Africa is a pro-breastfeeding country, some...
free printable baby milestone cards

FREE printable baby milestone cards

Do you want to document your baby's first year in a creative way? Baby milestone cards are a briliant way to preserve your memories...
cake with happy birthday topper on it: easy kids birthday cake decorating ideas

Easy cake decorating ideas for kids birthday parties

If it's your child's birthday party, you'll want to wow them (and your guests) with an impressive-looking cake. But what if you're a beginner...
the best baby shower gifts for new moms and dads: cupcakes announcing its a boy and its a girl

The best baby shower gifts to buy new moms and dads 

Wondering what to buy as a gift for a baby shower? Everyone wants to buy something adorable but you also need to think of...
baby holding an alarm clock: how to stop your baby waking up too early

How to stop your baby from waking up too early

You reluctantly open your eyes. It’s still dark outside, but something very familiar called you out of dreamland – it’s your little one’s voice...
mom with newborn baby: setting your child up for future success in the first 1000 days

Setting your child up for future success: the first 1000 days

In the first 1000 days of life, the foundational building blocks of a child’s brain are laid down as they learn how to love...
sleeping child: medications to make a baby or child sleep

Medicating babies & children to help them sleep: everything you need to know

As sleep consultants we come across many instances of parents medicating their children in order to get them to sleep. Parents are often faced...
worried young girl biting her nails: how to help an anxious child

How to help your stressed or anxious child & when to see a professional

How do you help young children cope with anxiety and distress, and how do you know when it is time to seek professional help? If...
baby playing with a toy: learning can be fun with fisher price advertorial

From babbling to talking: learning can be fun with Fisher-Price

Parents are excited by every indication of developmental advance shown by their baby. 'Look, he's pushing his head up off the mattress!' 'Did you...
hearth with a stethoscope: heart murmers in babies diagnosis causes and prevention

Heart murmers in babies: causes & prevention

“Your baby has a heart murmur” is not a statement any parent wants to hear when they visit the doctor for a checkup. In...