Category Archives: Mom Talk

How To Deal With Your Toddlers Obsessive Behaviour

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What Causes Obsessive Behaviour In Children You don’t know what to make of your toddler’s obsessions. She probably insists on eating cheese omelette every day and makes a fuss when you give her anything else. Perhaps she only wants to

Operation Get Pregnant

Get Pregnant

While the prospect of getting pregnant may be exciting, it’s more involved than you think, For most of your sexual life, your focus has probably been on avoiding pregnancy, so it can be a bit of a mindshift to suddenly

Wacky Pregnancy Cravings

Pregnancy cravings

Pregnant women have some pretty wacky cravings – including some you might not believe! We’ve scoured the internet for some of the strangest cravings we could find. Warning: it’s probably best you don’t try these at home. Whole chillies (ouch!)

Top 7 Ways To Soothe Your Babies Tears

Soothe Your Babies Tears

If you’ve ruled out hunger, heat, over tiredness and a soggy nappy, these quick fixes can help. One thing is for sure with a baby, you can’t avoid tears. But there’s always something you can to do help. Check for

Hidden Dangers At Home

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Buckets, ice chests, fish ponds and 5-gallon tubs. If you’re washing the car or mopping the floor. Empty that bucket of water as soon as you’re finished. Keeping drinks on ice at an outdoor party? Put the tub or chest

It Takes A Village To Birth A Child

It Takes A Village To Birth A Child

I often consult on understanding the different roleplayers in birth and choosing your birth team wisely. It seems in the current birth and medicine landscape, there’s an unwillingness among some birth professionals and institutions to cooperate and work together as a

10 Tummy Time Tips

10 Tummy Time Tips

  Knowing how, when and why tummy time is important for baby is key to helping her development. Here’s what you need to know. 1 Tummy time is when baby lies on her stomach for developmental play. “It literally means

What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name

Your name is such a personal thing. It’s an essential part of who you are, and one you have no control over. So picking one for your baby takes time and consideration. When you do name your child, referring to

Newborn Formula Feeding Tips

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Boil fresh water and let it cool to lukewarm. For babies up to three months old, all water for formula should be boiled and cooled on the day it is used. For babies older than three months, you can use

Pregnancy Your Skin Hair Nails And Teeth

Pregnancy Your Skin Hair Nails And Teeth

Pregnancy doesn’t just happen in the pelvis. It affects many functions of your body, some that may surprise you. WHAT’S HAPPENING TO MY TEETH? Due to the pregnancy hormones the mucous membranes of the mouth, the gums, become swollen and