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We’re About The Little People…

The early days of parenting a new baby can be a very challenging and confusing time. We can often feel overwhelmed and unsure as life as we knew it has suddenly and dramatically changed.

Pregnancy is the beginning of one of life’s most wondrous journeys. As we watch our bodies change shape and experience the magic of growing new life, we can be confronted by a myriad of choices and decisions.

Parents of all types, blends and flavours are welcome here, with advice and support whatever your parenting journey.

Feeding your children in a world where we are subjected to an onslaught of misinformation about food can be overwhelming. We keep it simple with some creative healthy food ideas.

Kiddies Corner

Choosing a Joyful Birth – Page 2

Set a clear intention; consider having a birth affirmation or resolve. ?Write this as a clear sentence and place it in various places around your home.?Repeat it to yourself everyday before birthing, reminding yourself that your attitudes to a certain deg

Mixed Berry and almond wholemeal muffins

Luscious fresh blueberries together with a touch of lemon zest make these muffins a treat for the eyes and the taste buds. Berries are one of the best sources of anthocyanins, an antioxidant that helps prevent free radical damage in the body. 2 cup (240 g

Lentil Vegetable Patties Recipe

Ingredients 250g floury potatoes, chopped 250g Sweet pot, peeled, chopped 1 cup peas 400g can of lentils, drained 3 spring onions 1tsp ground cumin 1tsp ground coriander 1tblsp sweet chilli sauce 2 tblsp coriander, chopped 1 egg white 1 cup, wholegrain br

A Fathers Grief – A Guide for Men

A Father's Grief - A Guide for Men Men and women grieve differently and from man to man the expression of grief will be different. There is no such thing as a “normal” way to grieve. There is no right or wrong way to grieve the death of

Helping Your Chid Manage Change

If you believe the books (and don't we all, at least the first time around), the golden rule of preparing child number one for the arrival of child number two is to not change a thing. Put off potty training, the shift from cot to bed, don't e

Banana boost smoothie Recipe

This delicious smoothie makes a perfect healthy breakfast on the run or after school snack - packed with protein, antioxidants and beneficial fats. 11/2 cups (375 ml/13 fl oz) rice milk 2 tablespoons natural or vanilla yoghurt 1 ripe banana 4 strawberries