Nelsons Teetha Granules

When you have a screaming baby or toddler who just won’t be calmed because their teeth are bothering them, and you don’t want your first response to be paracetamol or ibuprofen, you should try Nelsons Teetha. When both of my children were babies, we inevitably had a few really horrible days and nights due to teething. It was difficult to know what to do to help them as they would work themselves up into a real state. Recent research conducted {Read More}

Teething Bling Bangle

 The Teething Bling jewellery range is made from the same silicone material as many teething toys; it’s free from phthalate and lead, it’s non toxic and dishwasher safe. I have to say I was a little apprehensive about wearing the bangle as it wasn’t really my style (I am more of a delicate bracelet wearing kind of girl). Mine was grey (available in 20 colours) and therefore quite discreet. I first wore it to a friend’s christening as I thought {Read More}

Do you know how to look after your baby’s teeth?

I thought I did but after going to a dental health talk provided but the NHS I didn’t know as much as I do now. There are so many things that I got told today that I never would have thought about or known. Lots of what I am going to write is going to be taken from the NHS leaflets that we were given but I thought the information was too good not to share. Should you worry about {Read More}

Make Your Own Teething Necklace

What you will need for your teething necklace: • a piece of fabric at least 44 inches long (this can be one piece or lots of different pieces sewn together) • beads: 1 inch (9 ish) • ribbon: 2 feet • scissors, sewing machine (can be done by hand but it’s a lot more time consuming and tricky) 1) First cut your fabric into a 3.5 inch X 44 inch strip and fold so that the fabric is inside out. 2) Sew it using {Read More}

Hints and Tips

So we may have only been mummies for a few weeks, but it’s surprising what you find out when trying to settle your little one. Here are just a few hints and tips for issues that we have faced so far… In the beginning – NOT SLEEPING Some of our babies wouldn’t sleep in their moses basket and cried within minutes of being put down (even if they were fast asleep at the time). Some of the things we tried {Read More}