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

Adhd: Whos Failing Who? – Book Review

ADHD: What does this mean for you? Perhaps you think it doesn't exist. Perhaps you think it is a medical condition that needs treatment with drugs. Perhaps you blame society or diet or poor parenting. Perhaps you think it means uncontrollable childr

Christmas Presents – Breaking The Cycle

As a fledgling parent with young children I used to buy them birthday and Christmas presents. I never really questioned the practice. I had always had birthday and Christmas presents as a child, other parents bought presents for their children. Even the a

Autism Treatment -Glutamate, Excitotoxicity and Autism

There is a theory shared by the Autism and Alzheimer communities, along with other neurological disorders as well that discusses the role of glutamate in brain over stimulation. Many children with Autism have brain hyper excitability caused by glutamate e

Is Your Child Self-Confident?

The concept of self-confidence has been highly misunderstood. It has been confused with being outgoing, social and extrovert. We forget that it takes as much courage and self-esteem to assert one's need for quiet, privacy or solitude. Self-esteem is

A Herbal Approach to Low Milk Supply

Low milk supply is associated with poor weight gain in babies and can be distressing for mothers. After latching or attachment difficulties and nipple damage, it is the third most common complaint of nursing mothers. There are many reasons why milk supply