Posts in The Not So Basics
For Mums and Dads
  • The guilt-free guide to feeding your baby: breast, formula or combination. Our approach is 'fed is best' 
  • The first feed and days thereafter - understanding intake vs. poo colour
  • Feeding schedules 
  • How to get the latch right 
  • Breastfeeding after surgery
  • How to bottle feed your baby
  • Pumping and freezing breastmilk
  • How to phase out breastfeeding if it doesn't work for you
  • Problem solving with breastfeeding and feeding in general including: latch issues, understanding reflux and tongue-tie in babies and understanding issues relating to the mother such as: mastitis, blocked ducts, thrush and engorgement in the breasts

 

  • Sleep: 
    • How much - naps vs. night time sleep
    • SIDS Guidelines
    • Co-Sleeping
    • Teaching the difference between day and night
    • To follow a routine or not
    • What to do when your baby wants to party all night
    • Answering the common questions that parents have at this stage

 

  • Illness & First Aid:
    • What you need know for this stage and age
    • We cover immunisations, to bangs to the head, to vomiting & diarrhoea, to croup and much more
    • We explain what each illness and first aid moment entails and how to treat it
    • Best of all, the content is delivered by a highly experienced Paediatric Nurse - the person you would end up seeing at Accident & Emergency
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