Advice Articles

Breastfeeding

  • Mum breastfeeding baby

    Growth Spurts

    Growth spurts are a baby’s way of increasing your milk supply to fulfil his evolving needs.  Babies feed a lot during growth spurts and this can become… Read More »

  • Dad feeding baby

    Feeding Tips for Care-Givers

    For those times when a family member, friend or childminder is looking after your baby you will want to know that it will be a happy experience for both of… Read More »

  • Positive Co-Parenting

    Parents who agree on how to bring up their child(ren) are likely to have children who are able to relate to others, achieve at school, and are confident, but… Read More »

  • Mum Putting Baby in Car Seat

    Travelling with your Little One

    With a bit of careful planning and forward thinking, travelling and going on holiday with your little one can be an exciting and enjoyable adventure. Read More »

  • Breastfeeding and Teething

    The newborn period is over and hopefully you and your baby’s breastfeeding relationship is working well for both of you. The first year seems to be whizzing by… Read More »

  • Breastfeeding Hurdles

    Breastfeeding is natural but it does not come naturally for everyone. It is very common to have some early challenges. Here are a few of the most common early hurdles… Read More »

  • Engorgement, Blocked Ducts and Mastitis

    Engorgement tends to happen between the second and 6th day after birth, once the mother’s breasts increase milk production to meet the baby’s needs. The larger… Read More »

  • Breastfeeding baby looking at her mother

    Is My Baby Getting Enough Milk?

    When you first begin to breastfeed your new-born, you may be anxious to know exactly how much milk he is gettingand how much milk baby needs. Read More »