Pregnant or just Superwoman?

Pregnant or just Superwoman?

You are pregnant! Congratulations! This is such an exciting time, scary time, short time, long time, special time! But most of all it is a time when you are quite frankly a SUPERWOMAN!…

How to read a book to a newborn baby

How to read a book to a newborn baby

Is there any point reading a book to a newborn baby? Is there any point reading a book to a baby that can’t speak…. or do much else for that matter?  Could they possibly learn from it? If so, what?…

A walk in the woods

A walk in the woods

It’s a beautiful day.  Why not take your baby out for a walk in the woods?  This will be good exercise for you and give your baby some fresh air and will help to build your baby's brain!…

New Baby? Learning Starts Now!

New Baby? Learning Starts Now!

You’ve just had a baby.  Congratulations!  Your baby has finally arrived after many long months of waiting.  The priority right now is to keep your baby fed and healthy… and to get some sleep!  If you are managing to do those three things right now, then well done!…

Help! I’m not an expert

Help!  I’m not an expert

Do I have to be an expert in order to help my child’s brain development? The simple truth is that as a caring parent you are probably already doing far more than you realise to encourage your child’s brain to grow and develop!…

5 things no one told you about your new born and learning

5 things no one told you about your new born and learning

Most of us imagine that a newborn baby is mainly concerned with sleeping and feeding – and this is true. But, their brains are ready for learning and are primed for extraordinary growth over the next three years. Here are a few things you may not have considered about your new baby……

Why are The First 1000 Days So Important?

Why are The First 1000 Days So Important?

You may have heard the expression, ‘The First 1000 Days’. When is this measured from? Is it from birth or conception?  Or does it just mean the length of time since you actually got a full night’s sleep?!! Why does it matter?…