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011: Why I Don’t Believe In Colic

It’s late, your baby has been crying for over 3 hours and you’ve pulled out your last strand of hair BECAUSE IT’S BEEN HAPPENING FOR WEEKS! Telling us it’s colic and they will get over it is not good enough; not for me, and not for my clients! In today’s episode I am going to…
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Keeping Your Little One Safe in the Sun This Summer

Keeping Your Little One Safe in the Sun This Summer

Summer is officially here and we have some lovely weather ahead this week. While we will be heading outdoors with the whole family to enjoy the sun, our little ones need a little extra attention in terms of their sun protection so here are a few tips to keep your little people safe in the…
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010: Early Waking Uncovered

Tell me, how does your day look when your child wakes up 3 hours before you do? Is everyone patient with each other? Does everyone have a smile on their face? Absolutely not! And that is why, for my 10th episode, we are going to talk about the number one reason why my clients get…
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Raising curious and inclusive children

Raising Curious and Inclusive Children

We have been shocked and saddened at recent events in the US and the killing of ablack man by a white policeman, which has brought to the forefront of our mindsthe complex topic that is racism and white privilege.  Although we are by no means experts in this field and are very much still learninglike…
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Why I don’t believe in Colic

Why I Don’t Believe in Colic

There, I said it…  The thing is you see, colic is a very general term for an unhappy baby. The NHS definition of colic is “when your baby cries a lot, but there is no obvious cause”. For me, that is just not true. Crying is communication, so if your baby seems to be very…
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Why Setting up Sleep from an Early Age has Huge Benefits for Everyone

Why Setting up Sleep from an Early Age has huge Benefits for Everyone

When I am working with clients on their little ones sleep, one of the most common questions I often get is “what could I have done earlier on to avoid having to do sleep coaching now”, or “Is there any thing I can do with my second child so that we get things right from…
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009: Stress-Free Potty Training

Potty training can be a joy, I promise! It can be a time where your toddler becomes a little more independent and confident and you get a break from all the nappy changes. For most though, it is a stressful time and can leave you feeling stuck. So for today’s episode, we are going to…
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008: Top Fussy Eating Tips

One of the most joyful or dreadful things you can do, as a family with toddlers, is sit and eat a meal. So which one is it, do you find joy or do you dread eating at home with your toddler? There is reprieve in knowing, at some point, most little ones become fussy eaters.…
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007: Encouraging Toddlers to Listen

Your patience is probably wearing thin as we sit in this “Limbo Lockdown,” and your toddler is no exception. If, on top of all the stress of quarantine, you’re struggling with a toddler who just doesn’t seem to listen, you’re not alone and you’re going to love today’s episode! This is my favorite parenting subject…
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006: A Home Birth Story

It’s my baby’s first birthday this week, and to celebrate I wanted to reflect back on his birth and give an idea of what it is a home birth might look like! I often get messages asking about whether I felt having a home birth was risky, or whether I would do it again given…
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