Transition to Solids

In the first 6 months of life, babies depend on breastmilk (or infant formula) as their only source of nourishment. Benefits of breastfeeding Breastfeeding provides a range of important benefits for both mother and baby. The baby should be held in a semi-upright position when being fed. It is unsafe to feed babies when they … [Read more…]

Toileting for children

Some parents feel that their child should be ‘toilet trained’ because their friend’s child of the same age is toilet trained. Like learning to walk and all the other things we do in life, we all do it in our own time. So don’t put pressure on yourself or your child. I haven’t heard of … [Read more…]