Tag: breastfeeding

How to wean a toddler

Additional reading recommended for you: Breastfeeding: A miracle Cure Have you ever heard that breastfeeding into toddler years is a bad idea because it is hard to wean? I did, many times. There are a couple of reasons why I found it easy to wean a toddler,…

Will having another baby change my love for my first child?

“Love doesn’t divide. It multiplies.” (Theresa Jamieson) I had baby number 1, and I was devoted in every way to showing him just how much I appreciated him and adored him … just how very much I needed him in my life and loved…

Breastfeeding toddlers

A few years ago I discovered a cheap product for toddlers that is not known by everyone. Opening up the packaging to give a toddler a taste, as I discovered first hand, was the answer for many little challenges I had with my toddler…

Natural Remedies for teething babies and teething toddlers

Like most little boys and girls, my little boy was not his usual self, with 4 teeth (2 eye teeth and the 2 teeth directly below) cutting skin. He had the regular symptoms – nursing frequently, crying out in pain, sleeping lightly, and off food – except for…

When can a mum get a day off?

What do I do all week? I guide myself and my little loves, (two boys, aged 4 and 1 respectively), through many important socialisation, stimulation and natural learning activities… – Silkwood School’s Steiner-inspired playgroup – KinderEnergy Musical playgroup – Greystone Farm Steiner family daycare…

Introducing food to babies and extending breastfeeding

There are dozens of books and theories on best ways to introduce food to babies, choose first foods, and overcome fussy eating in toddlers and children. How confident are you in your ability to provide the nutrition and vitamins your child needs for this…