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.

When to start sleep training

Is your baby ready for sleep training?

The words “cry it out” jump into most parent’s minds when they hear the words “sleep training”, which is why I don’t like to...
How to choose an infant car seat

How to choose the right car seat for your child at every stage and...

Confused by what car seat to use for your infant? It can be overwhelming, but Peggie Mars, founder of Wheel Well has simplified things....
Eczema in babies and infants

Baby eczema: the causes, symptoms and treatments

Eczema manifests as painful, itchy, dry and cracked skin, and the medical term is atopic dermatitis. For some children this bothersome skin condition is...
Teddy with tissues and thermometer and medicine

Top tips to bring down your child’s fever

Temperature or fever is the body’s natural response to an infection - the infection may either be viral or bacterial. Children may also develop...
Pregnant lady pushing to give birth: funny thinks women have done while in labour

The strangest things moms have done during labour

We asked moms for some of the craziest things they’ve said during labour, and we never expected such hilarious comments. Tina Goldsmid: “My pregnancy cravings...
Mom rubbing Dove cream on baby's dry skin

Baby skin: facts & falsehoods

Being a new parent is a very polarising experience. Many people don’t want to hear any of the gory details until they are well...
close up of a mothers hands holding her premature babys feet

Taking your premature baby home: what to expect and watch out for

If your baby was born prematurely, you may greet your D-Day, or day of discharge, with an uncomfortable mixture of joy and trepidation. You're...
Newborn baby wrapping hand around mothers finger

Newborn reflexes & what they mean

The reflexes of a newborn are instinctive, and enable your baby to react to their environment. All healthy infants are born with the same...
Infant formula scoop cup with baby formula

7 tasty formula recipes your baby will love!

If you're in the process of introducing solids, try mixing a little fruit and veg in with their regular formula for a tasty and...
Baby toddler learning to crawl outside

How important is crawling for your baby’s development?

If you think crawling is just for babies, think again. Crawling can be used as a rehabilitative and restorative movement in adults to achieve...