Are essential oils safe for babies? – A guide to the best oils for baby massage and baby aromatherapy.

This post will give you some advice on the question, ‘are essential oils safe for babies?, It will also guide you to the best oils for baby massage and baby aromatherapy and how to do this naturally and organically. There is nothing more soothing or relaxing than aromatherapy or a massage, and this is also […]

Anxiety in pregnancy

This is a topic that is close to my heart, and I wasn’t sure if I should write about it, because it means I have to go back to a painful time. But I believe that by telling my story to you about my anxiety in pregnancy, that I may help you or someone you […]

How to help a baby sleep through the night – The ultimate sleep secrets

  We all know that once you have a new born baby, the days of gaining a good 8-hour sleep go out the window. In fact in the early weeks and months you are lucky to get a couple of hours sleep. But are there things you can do to help a baby sleep through […]

A review of the top 10 (most raved about) organic baby bath products – and how they can transform baby bath time

I remember bath time with baby being either incredibly stressful with a quick dip in the sink, or being a precious relaxing time of love and bonding. Of course this develops of time as your confidence of handling, washing and caring for this little human being you have made, grows. So how can natural organic […]

A review of Neal’s Yard Remedies organic baby balm – Is it really as good as all the hype?

  Product: Neal’s yard remedies organic baby balm Price: Higher end Cheapest place to buy: Click Here Size: 50g My Rating: 9/10     Neal’s Yard Remedies Organic Baby Balm, Product Review Investing in good quality natural, 100% organic and fragrance free products, are a must for any new parents!. Not only does it give […]

organic vs non organic – does it really make a difference?

There have been many studies done in the past trying to evaluate the nutritional difference between organic vs non organic crops and the effects these have on our health. I have often battled with keeping my food costs within a budget, and quite often organic produce was a more expensive option when purchasing from a […]

What to put in your hospital bag for labour

It is now that time to prepare to pack your hospital bag, which to be honest normally turns into more of a hospital suitcase. I remember walking out of my door and looking like I was moving out of home. As my husband couldn’t drive and I was going to be induced, I had to […]

Why the organic pregnancy will change your life

When you first discover you are pregnant you may decide that you would like to make not only your inner health organic, but also your outer environment. This will help create a balanced and non toxic environment, for both you and your baby. By using organic ingredients and products they are kind to you and […]

What vitamins to take during pregnancy

So the pregnancy test showed positive! and here you are with a tiny living being inside you waiting to grow. If you were planning your pregnancy you may have already had been advised to take a supplement of folic acid. The health organisation recommend you take 400 micrograms from before getting pregnant to twelve weeks […]

The importance of taking folic acid in pregnancy

The first piece of advice you often get when even a mere mention of trying for a baby is that you should eat foods high in folic acid or take a folic acid supplement. So why is this vitamin so key in pregnancy?. What folic acid does in pregnancy and why it is so important? […]