5 Tooky Toys that help with hand-eye co-ordination

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There are so many milestones in a babies life and so many things, as parents, we have to keep track of, like teaching your child their shapes and fine-motor skills. Another important skill to keep track of is hand-eye co-ordination. Hand–eye coordination is the ability of the vision system to coordinate the information received through the eyes to […]

Lessons in co-sleeping

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Have you ever wondered where the saying “slept like a baby” comes from? I have wondered it often as I walked the passage trying to get my babies to sleep! None of my four children were great sleepers but we managed to avoid co-sleeping with all of them except the last one. Emma is now […]

How to make breastfeeding work when you return to work.

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Returning to work after maternity leave does not mean you have to stop breastfeeding. It is possible to continue feeding your baby while you are at work. As your baby gets older their feeds get less which does make the transition a little bit easier. It does require some planning, but you can successfully breastfeed […]

How to survive the festive season with a newborn baby

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The festive season is all about family and friend get togethers. Aunts, uncles, cousins and grandparents are all in one place for celebrations. It is a wonderful time of the year but it can also be stressful if you have a newborn baby. Dealing with lots of excited family all sharing tips, ideas and advice […]

Road tripping snacks for toddlers

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The key to a successful road tripping experience is preparation. If you are prepared, the trip will be a lot easier. Little ones need snacks more often than adults do and a hungry toddler is not a happy toddler. It can be tempting to pack sweets and other treat type snacks, but these are not […]