Sunshine Coast Baby Author

The transition from the womb to the ‘outside world’ is a major transition for all babies. Offering touch on a regular basis helps infants to adjust to this new world. In our busy lives as parents we can get caught up in general day-to-day activities and miss the opportunity to connect one-on-one with our children. Infant […]

Parenthood is such a ride, wild at times and amazingly heart expanding at others. Life is busier than ever with little feet running about, so it’s easy to forget to stop and really be present with our little ones and to find the time to check in with them and let them know how truly […]

Wouldn’t it be lovely if all you needed was a hot cuppa tea, and all would be good in the world?  Mums who are suffering from depression and/or anxiety after the birth of their baby are often told to ‘cheer up and get over it’, and that all new mums ‘feel like this’. We know […]

By Simone – Balance and Flow Kids ” You can’t pour from an empty cup…. take care of yourself first”  Have you ever noticed when you are in a bad mood or feeling tired and exhausted, that you are more effected by your child’s behaviour or any life challenges you might be facing? We mirror […]

Claire from Bubba Sleep gives us her advice: Around mid January each year I get an influx of calls both past and new clients telling me “it’s all gone wrong, ever since we went away/had visitors/the older kids were off school the wheels have fallen off and we are not sleeping…help”…. And so I do. […]

A big part of the parenthood journey is finding the holiday traditions that fit with your family values. Christmas, being both magical and also stressful, can be a tricky time of year. We (and our children) are not only bombarded with the commercial culture of materialism that can trigger our ‘not good enough’ buttons, but […]

“Money doesn’t grow on trees” “Money is dirty” “We can’t afford that!” “Rich people are greedy” Do you still believe the things you were told about money when you were a child? And how do you think your beliefs around money have effected your bank balance? Recent research has shown that attitudes towards money do […]

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Tongue-tie has become a ‘hot’ term in recent times to explain all kinds of feeding challenges. These challenges are very real problems for parents especially mum however; we always need to remain cautious and vigilant when the intervention involves cutting a baby! Tongue-tie occurs when the thin piece of skin under the baby’s tongue (the […]

Babies know how to feed and they know when to feed and they signal their needs with Feeding Cues. Early cues include stirring, stretching, opening the mouth and licking lips. They progress to head turning, increased physical movements, and putting the hands to the mouth. Baby may mouth around and suck, seeking the breast. Late […]