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    Tips for navigating pregnancy sickness and HG

    Pregnancy sickness. For some people it’s a mild nausea. For others it’s only an issue in the mornings. For others, it’s much more serious, and can sometimes be something called Hyperemesis Gravidarum – aka HG. In this blog post, we will be sharing some tips for dealing with pregnancy sickness, courtesy of our friends at …

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  • What is difference between a cellular blankets, a baby sleeping bag and a swaddle?

    The difference between cellular blankets, baby sleeping bags and swaddles and when you might use each one. This is something I am asked a lot by pregnant women, first time mums or new parents to be so thought this might be useful. Baby sleep products can be confusing for first time parents. There are a …

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    Why you need a Cellular Blanket for your baby

    Why do you need a cellular blanket for your baby? You may have heard of a cellular blanket but not know what exactly it is or why they are recommended or used. They often feature on lists of essential items for your newborn. The reason for this is that cellular Blankets are the safest type …

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    Ten Foods to Help With Baby Brain

    If you are pregnant or have just had a baby, you might have heard the term ‘baby brain’ bounded about. You may be thinking you are experiencing this so called ‘baby brain’ but according to small studies that have been done in different countries this whole idea of being cognitively challenged is actually a myth. …

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    Nobody Tells You…

    Nobody Tells You… Today we hear from the lovely Becca Maberly on her fabulous new book ‘Nobody Tells You, 101 truths about pregnancy, birth and parenthood’. No matter how prepared you think you might be, no matter how much money you throw at your pregnancy and antenatal care, no matter how much you read, no …

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  • 5 Easy Ways to Keep Fit as a New Mama

    Between the joys (and huge responsibility) of having a baby, taking care of the house, and maybe even juggling your career, it’s easy to forget about your own needs. However, motherhood shouldn’t stop you from keeping your body in tip-top shape. Plus, there’s no better time than now to nurse your body back to optimal …

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    Top 5 newborn baby essentials.

    Today we hear from Lauren Roberts, who is raising two beautiful children and studying to be a lawyer at the same time. Lauren shares her 5 top baby essentials with one of them being a Mama Designs Cellular Blanker. You can find Lauren on Instagram @talesoftinytedstones. Chicco next to me crib. Used this crib with both …

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  • The First Trimester

    The First Trimester I thought I would write a post about my first trimester, seeing as it and some of the symptoms are now (touch wood) behind me. Baby brain (or pregnancy brain) it seems is not. As I was convinced I had already written this post and searched my laptop for it. Clearly I …

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    Why Should I Use a Baby Sleeping Bag?

    Baby Sleeping bags are sometimes referred to as grobags or sleep sacks. If you don’t know anything about them, they are a sleeping bag with arm holes that your baby can sleep in overnight and for naptimes. They are designed to be used alone (without blankets or covers). Baby Sleep bags are a safer alternative …

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  • Baby Sleep Tips

    Today we hear from sleep consultant Kerry Secker on her Baby Sleep Tips. “Parenthood is absolutely exciting, exhilarating and exhausting especially in those very early days. Sleep is the hot topic for most new parents and, whilst I know you want me to share my magic sleep secret with you, sadly there isn’t one! I’m …

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