Our first Weaning Workshop of 2015 is fast approaching! On 12th February we will be holding a friendly & informal workshop suitable for parents with babies from 4 months onwards. The aim of the workshop is to help you feel prepared, confident and ready to enjoy this exciting new phase of your baby’s development. This Read More
New Baby, New Mama Postnatal Course Our postnatal courses offer practical & emotional support to empower you in the early days of parenthood & offer you the chance to meet other new mamas. We look at different topics each week ranging from life as a new family, bonding and parenting styles to routines & rhythms and Read More
We give birth to our babies, each one perfect and radiant. We give birth through our instincts, and we give birth to our instincts. We give birth to our capacity for instinct, which will match us perfectly with our babies, who are, and always will be, instinctive creatures. May we all be blessed through instinctive birth.
Being a mother is a full time job. When you have a child, you become a mother and going back to work doesn’t change that; you are and will still be a full time mother even if you also go to work. So when I hear people refer to working mums as ‘part time’ mums Read More
Breastmilk donation can save lives It is one of the most precious gifts that can be given to premature and sick babies whose mothers who are unable to provide them with sufficient breastmilk of their own. Read this personal account of what it’s like to donate breastmilk from Claire, a fabulous mama to two gorgeous boys:
My name is Jenny and I am the founder of the parenting consultancy, Mama Knows Best. My professional background is as a NNEB nursery nurse and I have been working with children and families for 20 years both in the UK and abroad…..
Baby Wearing is rapidly gaining popularity in Western cultures, not least due to it’s potential to lessen risks of postnatal depression. Rosey is mama to 3 children and has suffered both pre and postnatal depression. Rosey is recovering and credits baby wearing as something that has helped her. Rosey blogs about her experiences of pre Read More
I stumbled across this quote about baby-wearing on a Daddy’s blog and just love it… Baby Wearing – It’s no longer cool to merely baby carry. Cool parents wear their babies. Scandinavian parents do it, so it must be cool. http://citymomsblog.com/dallas/pregnancy-vocabulary-for-dads/ Whilst baby-wearing is cool, it’s not the only reason to give it a go. It Read More
The importance of praising children. Specific praise, to be specific. All children love to be praised and, although it might not always feel this way, children do naturally want to be good and please their parents.