Posts Tagged ‘babies’

Baby Led Weaning

Baby Led Weaning

Baby Led Weaning was a concept started in the 1980’s which involved a significant change in the way we introduce babies to solids. Traditionally babies started solids from as early as 4 months old and began with very smooth pureed versions of any food. Baby Led Weaning takes a different approach – allowing baby to […] Read more…

Raising a sensitive child

Raising a highly sensitive child

I didn’t know it then, but I certainly felt it. Being a sensitive child makes growing up tough, you feel everything so much more deeply than others and you don’t know why. Being extra sensitive or an HSP (Highly Sensitive Person) is fairly common, occurring in 15 to 20% of the population. There are many […] Read more…

Staying Sane without Sleep

Some babies are great sleepers (so I have heard) while others are more keen on a 20-minute nap every 3 or 4 hours. Either way at some point most parents will endure a period where they get less sleep than is needed to function well. Perhaps the hardest thing about sleep deprivation is that it […] Read more…