Parenting should come Naturally

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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

Spanish Omelette

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon oil 1 medium onion, sliced 2 potatoes, peeled and sliced 1 cup broccoli 14 red capsicum, sliced 3 eggs Salt and pepper Method: 1.    Heat the oil in a pan.  Add the onion, potato, broccoli and capsicum. 2.&nbs

Sleeping With Our Baby: A Fathers Experience

In recent years, sleeping with a baby has become a controversial issue, particularly in the United States. This happened largely as a result of the publication by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) of two reports - the first in 1999 and the

Chomp Chomp – Music Review

by Shad Weathersby When it comes to childrens music, we are a hard family to please. There are no Fruit Salads or Hot Potatoes in our collection and most of our music we listen to as a family. So by our definition Beatles tunes, classical music, old show

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

Childrens Party Food – The Healthy Alternative

Food additives, preservatives, colourings, sugar…hyperactivity! With three very active boys of my own, I try to have healthier birthday parties for my children. It never ceases to amaze me how sugar and additives can affect children's behavio