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I cried when I had to give my first baby a bottle.

I cried when I had to give my first baby a bottle.

I cried when I had to give my first baby a bottle. She was three weeks old and wasn't getting enough food. She was sleepy and fell asleep in the bath. I knew she needed a bottle of formula but that didn't make it any easier.

How to beat the winter blues

How to beat the winter blues

We are deep into winter now and the grey days can seem endless. The days are shorter and the cold, wet weather forces us inside.

Stuck at home because of wet weather and sick children, it is easy to feel down and isolated.

To find out how to banish the blues this winter read our latest blog!

 

 


The Must Have Essentials For New Mums

The Must Have Essentials For New Mums

|| Best Products for New Mums ||

This is a list of the best products and essentials for new mums that has been collated from suggestions made by over 2000 other mums in our private Facebook group The Hood for mums. There is nothing like recommendations from real mums who have been there before you! 


The Fourth Trimester

The Fourth Trimester

The term the fourth trimester is used to describe the first three months after birth. It is a time of huge transition for a new baby that previously was snug and safe inside the womb. Find out about the Fourth Trimester and how to help your newborn adjust to life outside the womb.

How to get your new baby to sleep like a baby!

How to get your new baby to sleep like a baby!

Our expectations can be different from the reality of what life with a newborn is actually like. We expect the lack of sleep but many of us don't realise how hard it can be to actually get a newborn to sleep.

A qualified sleep consultant, these are my top tips for helping to settle your newborn.