Archive for May, 2013

Give yourself a break

May 30th, 2013

You're a new parent. You've been putting up with sleepless nights, baby flu and nappies for what seems like eternity. What do you deserve? That's right, you deserve a break. Whether it's an afternoon at a spa or a weekend away to a nice resort, you should take the time to congratulate yourself on facing […]

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Baby friendly exercise practices

May 30th, 2013

With a new baby it can be hard to get out of the house for anything, let alone for something as seemingly frivolous as fresh air and exercise! However it is important that you try to get out and about when you can, to keep your body and mind healthy. The stroller stroll You will […]

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Baby flu: rest and relaxation

May 29th, 2013

So – your little one has the baby flu. You're spending the week at home looking after them, and you're starting to get restless. What can you do to make the use of your time at home while your baby gets well? Of course, you could catch up on the housework or do something productive […]

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Baby flu – what can you do?

May 28th, 2013

If you're a new mum, you may be finding yourself dealing with baby flu for the first time this winter. While a sick infant is no fun for anyone, facing it is part and parcel of being a parent and there are ways in which you can make the unpleasant experience a little easier to […]

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Baby booties for the winter

May 24th, 2013

Now that we're headed into winter, you might want to make sure that your little one has all the right clothes to stay snug and warm on those cool, windy days This will help to prevent them from getting cold and uncomfortable, and may also help to prevent cases of baby flu or you having […]

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Have you got the baby blues?

May 22nd, 2013

Despite all the joys of having a baby, being a new parent can be an extremely challenging time. There are number of new experiences you have to get used to, and sometimes it may feel that it's all too much. Things like sleepless nights, a restless baby with a cold, constant nappy changes and breastfeeding […]

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Tasty ways to treat yourself in winter

May 21st, 2013

Winter can be a tough time as a new parent, especially if your wee one manages to pick up the baby flu or a case of the snuffles. When your baby is sick, it's likely that they will be more restless, especially at night when trying to sleep – and of course you too will […]

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Changes to childcare in the federal budget

May 20th, 2013

There's no doubt that having a baby can be expensive business. With the costs of nappies, clothes, baby saline, strollers and a myriad of other necessities and accessories, every cent counts. That's why it's important to stay up to date with what kind of assistance the government can offer. With the May 14 announcement of […]

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How to help a baby with a stuffy nose

May 17th, 2013

A baby with a stuffy nose can be a challenge to deal with, as it's an uncomfortable problem and it's likely your little one will not be too happy. As the weather's getting a little chillier, this may be a problem you are confronted with soon as baby cold season begins. Here are a few […]

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Sing yourself silly

May 16th, 2013

Having a child is serious business, dealing with childcare, various ailments such as baby flu, and big lifestyle changes including a lack of sleep. However, the positives of having a child of course outweigh these challenges, and it's a good idea to see the lighter side of even the tough parts of parenthood. Here are […]

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