Parenting Files

6 Things Not to Say to a New Mum

Visiting a new Mum and her baby is exciting however there are a few topics of conversation and words you should NEVER say. We’ve put together a list of six things not to say to a new Mum.

Pregnancy & Babies

6 things not to say to a Mum who's had a Caesarean

The last thing any mother who has given birth via caesarean wants to hear are these 6 things. Take note.

Pregnancy & Babies

Baby, don’t eat that!

Babies love to touch things, look at things, smell things, hear things and of course taste things! Here are some tips and tricks to help mouthing.

Parenting Files

Preparing Your Child For a New Sibling

Having another baby spells a time of great change for your family and can make older siblings a little worried or uncertain. Here are a few tips on how to prepare them.

Pregnancy & Babies

Antenatal Classes for Dads

The brainchild of midwife and father-of-3 Dale Ballentine, mr.dad is an antenatal class for dads-to-be held in a local Brisbane pub. Dale joins us to share his unique approach to antenatal classes...

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Breast is best…. we know

Our resident radio personality Simone Bell shares her views on the breastfeeding debate.

Pregnancy & Babies

Having a Baby with Special Needs

Excited, you go for a routine prenatal screening test, only to learn that there may be something wrong with the baby. How can parents prepare themselves and their families emotionally for the arrival...

Pregnancy & Babies

Attachment Issues

Top tips for your nips in celebration of Breastfeeding Awareness Week (1st week of August 2015), how to work through attachment issues during breastfeeding.

Pregnancy & Babies

Learning How to Breastfeed

Breastfeeding didn't come easy to Eva, not just learning how to breastfeed but teaching her newborn how to do it to. Little did she realise that there's actually no 'normal' when it comes to...

Pregnancy & Babies

Modern Baby Making

The term ‘designer babies’ is a burr under the saddle blanket of most fertility specialists. It conjures up frivolous images of a couple choosing desired features from a catalogue to create their...

Pregnancy & Babies

Baby Massage to Ease

The relaxation benefits of baby massage are well known but did you know about the other benefits? This article explains.

Pregnancy & Babies

Celebrate Your Body, Beautiful!

For most women stretch marks are inevitable but you can reduce their appearance and in this article we share 11 different products that can help.