Caring For Baby
At the time, I did not put two and two together, that the constant bathing could be the culprit of his irritated skin.
Yes, they may be said with the best of intentions, but when you’re running on more coffee than oxygen, these flippant comments can just make you want to SNAP.
Controlled-crying techniques may help some babies sleep through the night, but for many exhausted new parents, it's just a recipe for more tears all round.
As people become more aware of these benefits, I hope more parents will practice this method, so we can cut down on nappies and improve baby bonding.
As many as one in two newborn babies suffer from skin irritations in their first few weeks. So what are the most common rashes and irritations to look out for?
Kelly Clarkson is bored of celebrity mothers pretending they don't have help with their kids.
A Sydney mother who suffered brain damage when she was hit by a car while pushing her newborn baby in a pram has reached a confidential out-of-court settlement with the driver's insurance company.
As a mother of four with a social media presence and a parenting blog, I am afraid of over-sharing my children's lives.
There is no mastery, no second or third time around, no history of parenting successes to draw upon; there’s only trial and error, every time.
The 24/7 pace of life in today's world has altered our most basic assumptions of living in so many ways — even the fundamentals, such as sleep, suffer.
Here's what #SoGladTheyToldMe is: A campaign to broaden the way we portray and talk about motherhood.
If your family needs to go to sleep school, go with them. You are part of that family and you are part of the solution.
While it may sound self-explanatory, there's more to 'skin to skin' than you may think.
Providing healthy food options and allowing children to decide what, and how much to eat help them develop good eating habits.
Oh, so your baby is a good sleeper. Good for you, Greer. It'll change, they said.
When we made our decisions about vaccines the first time, it was all abstract. My child couldn't die from measles, I told myself.
When your only company for the majority of the day does not much more than eat, sleep and poop, you can get lonely.
With her unwashed hair wadded into a bun and a breast pump whirring away under a nursing cover, my friend, a newly minted mum, asked me a daunting question: "When will I feel like myself again?"
Greer Berry talks about 'the village' she has supporting her as a new mum.
Here are the 'firsts' that no one tells you about. The milestones that aren't listed in the books and take you completely by surprise.
A few weeks ago, some dear friends of mine had their first baby. As the proud dad texted me a picture, along with her name, I had to fight the natural instinct to say "Enjoy every moment!"
The Anzac Centenary and the birth of a royal baby will be likely to inspire parents when it comes to baby names this year.
Each year, thousands of premature babies are coaxed from the edge of viability to the point where they're ready to go home. This is Theodore Bradbury's story.
Kids who get hurt in falls from furniture often live in homes without safety gates or weren't taught rules about climbing in the house, a new study has found.
It takes a while to adjust to parenthood, don't expect to get it right from the get-go.