Picture the scene: It’s January 12th 2013. A large group of 200 friends and family have come together to attend a a celebratory do in Club Luis De Camoes in Stoughton, Massachusetts. They have gathered to celebrate in the impending … Continue reading
It has been known for some time that babies can detect noises from outside the womb by about 30 weeks’ gestation. Recently, a research study has shown that babies actually start detecting language patterns during the last 10 weeks in … Continue reading
When an adult falls asleep, her higher brain functions decelerate which allows her to enter the phase known as deep sleep. During this time her body hardly moves, breathing is slow and regular, and her muscles become relaxed and loose. … Continue reading
Parents are often concerned that their baby may not be sleeping enough, whilst others voice their concerns about their baby sleeping too much. I think it may be useful for parents to know the amount of hours that the … Continue reading
This post describes the tried and tested tricks that parents use to help baby drop off to sleep. Some can be incorporated into your nightly pre-bed ritual but some should be kept for emergencies. Experiment and see which work for … Continue reading
Layette commonly refers to baby clothes purchased for a newborn baby. Many stores also include linen, accessories and baby care items in their ‘layette’ section and gift sets.