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6 Ideas For Healthy Kids’ Party Food (That They Will Love)

Planning food for a kid’s party doesn’t mean you have to go shopping for a mountain of wieners, potato chips and sugary junk.

We prefer real, natural food, especially for our kids. So we thought we’d share some of our favorite ways to make healthy party snacks.

They’re easy to make too!

Fruit Kebabs – just slice

By |May 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Which Essential Oils Can You Use In Pregnancy And Childbirth?

Essential oils are highly concentrated plant extracts which can be helpful to aid relaxation and reduce anxiety during both pregnancy and childbirth, provided you are generally healthy.

If you’re interested in using essential oils, it’s sensible to check with your midwife first, particularly if you have diabetes or high (or low) blood pressure or any other

By |May 9th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Wrapped in Swaddling Clothes Bamboo Style

The background to swaddling your baby
When you have a newborn baby, you are likely to be bombarded with advice. Do this, don’t do this! Do that, don’t do that! There are definitely trends in baby care – what your mother did with you, may not be what you choose to do with your baby.

One technique

By |May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

7 Top Toys for Playing Outside

We hear a lot about how important it is for children to get into the fresh air and play outside. But does that really mean you need to fill your back yard up with loads of plastic outdoor toys?

We prefer a more natural and simple approach to playing, and one that will inspire your children

By |April 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

What Is Gentle Parenting?

It can be easy to feel totally overwhelmed by the amount of conflicting advice you can get as a new parent. There are so many books and website forums recommending different approaches and you find people give you completely different opinions on the ‘right’ way to raise your child.

Every parent-child relationship is different and it

By |April 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Making Baby Food At Home Is Easier Than You Think

There is an enormous market for pre-prepared baby food. The convenience and availability of baby food pouches is very tempting but we believe in keeping your baby’s food as natural as possible.

Remember that commercially produced baby food can contain high amounts of salt and sugar, so be really vigilant with checking the labels if you

By |April 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How To Spot The Signs Of Postnatal Depression

Having a baby is a time of immense change in your life. Being pregnant, preparing to be a parent and actually becoming a parent are new and unknown. It’s a time that can be very stressful and difficult to navigate.

When you become a new parent it can be hard to talk openly about having negative

By |April 4th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

What Should You Eat When You’re Breastfeeding?

If you’ve decided to breastfeed, you don’t need to start a special diet. What’s important is to make sure you’re eating a balanced and varied diet to maintain your energy levels.

You will need some extra energy to sustain you when breastfeeding (and of course for looking after your baby, particularly in the middle of the

By |March 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

First Aid Tips You Should Know As A New Mom – Part 2

Becoming a new Mom is an exciting time of great change in your life and the beginning of an amazing journey for you and your baby.

It’s important to try to be as prepared as you possibly can. Part of that includes knowing what to do once your baby has arrived.

Last week we looked at some

By |March 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

First Aid Tips You Should Know As A New Mom – Part 1

Becoming a new mom is an exciting time of great change in your life and the beginning of an amazing journey for you and your baby.

It’s important to try to be as prepared as you possibly can. Part of that includes knowing what to do once your baby has arrived so we’ve put together some

By |March 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments