Archive

March 2019

29/03/2019

Going on holiday? Here’s the ultimate travelling checklist for your toddler

Family holidays call for relaxing, bonding, and escaping the toils of modern day life.  Besides packing your summer dresses, sandals, and sunnies, you’ll also need to do a lot of prep if you’re travelling with a tot. In fact, you may be surprised to learn just how much it takes to keep your munchkin amused and happy. To simplify things, we’ve created the ultimate travelling checklist for your toddler.  Food and drink Bottles, beakers and sippy cups Bring your little one’s favourite drinking apparatus to encourage her to drink plenty... Read More

22/03/2019

Thoughtful Mother’s Day gifts for mums-to-be

If you’re pregnant this Mother’s Day, we think you should still honour the occasion with some kind of celebration. Okay, you’re not ‘technically’ a mum yet, but you are carrying around living, breathing, human life in your belly – and we think that counts. Plus, it’s another excuse to indulge and put your aching feet up – something all mums-to-be need a little more of during pregnancy, right? So, if you’re so inclined to, pass this onto your nearest and dearest. In our opinion, here are some of the most... Read More

15/03/2019

Breastfeeding positions and techniques: discovering what works for you

There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to breastfeeding your little nut. Every woman is different; every baby is different. And your differing needs mean you’ll need to play around with a range of positions to find that sweet spot. From the cradle-hold to the rugby ball, there is a slew of breastfeeding positions and techniques you can practice. With a little patience and a fair amount of wiggling and jiggling, you’ll find what works for you in no time.  Before we dive in, here are some things to be mindful of: Always support... Read More

08/03/2019

Pregnant with twins? Here’s what to expect

Nothing compares to the moment you find out you’re going to be a parent. Safe to say, it truly is one of life’s great joys. So when you’re pregnant with twins, that feeling your might burst with happiness doubles, right? Well, it certainly does in part. Being pregnant with twins comes with a smorgasbord of rewards: not only does it call for double the fun, snuggles, and love, but you also get two babies in just one labour. Brilliant! That being said, carrying twins for nine months is very different... Read More

01/03/2019

Perfect pregnancy pancakes

With Pancake Day around the corner, we thought it only fitting to share our favourite recipe with you – one, we might add, you don’t need to feel an iota of guilt about tucking into, either. To give your insatiable self – and your little nut – tons of energy and nourishment, we’re prescribing our healthy, oh-so-fluffy perfect pregnancy pancakes. Thanks to their high protein and fibre credentials, and low sugar and fat content, these treats are made for pregnancy. There’s no sugar or refined flours here, either. Best of all, it... Read More