Parenting should come Naturally

www.naturalparenting.com.au provides you with new and informative articles about anything and everything related to making informed and sustainable parenting choices. We have extensive libraries covering your journey from preconception to adolescents and include topics such as breast feeding, sleep, birth, discipline, schooling and health.

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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

Why Use Cloth Nappies?

Why choose cloth over disposable? Money The average cost for a cheap brand of disposables is 35c per nappy, they can cost as much as 70c if you decide to buy the more expensive brands. Babies should be changed on average 7 – 10 times a day meaning o

The Natural Way To Better Breastfeeding – Book Review

Francesca Naish and Janette Roberts have helped thousands of couples to have happy, healthy babies with their guides to natural conception, pregnancy, birth and breastfeeding. Their books offer a step by step guide to achieving the optimum conception and

I Have Two Mummies – A Lesbian Parenting Journey

Being lesbian parents is an interesting journey. We weave our way between the tried and true path of most parents' experience and the pioneering path, where the territory is not as well mapped, of being both the biological and non-biological mother

How Green Is Your Babys Nappy?

Yes! When using disposable nappies you have choices that will reduce the carbon footprint of your family. A ‘hybrid stash will ease your eco-conscience - easily! In a moment well look at 3 ways of using disposable nappies in a more eco-friendly way.

Pregnant with Heart and Soul

There are clearly different forms and degrees of contact with unborn children. Experiences can differ considerably from one another in terms of atmosphere, depth and effect. Short daily chats can be very valuable moments. More extensive contact comes most