You can get your hands on the latest Nick Cope CD – The Pirate’s Breakfast – by entering our giveaway here! Best of luck! Competition closes on 13th December.
What seems like a long time ago, I was looking after my friend’s daughter and she sang me a song about her socks. I thought it was brilliant, and when I told her mum she said “Oh yes – My Socks. It’s a Nick Cope song. Don’t you know him?” I looked him up on […]
This article was kindly shared by Rosie Knowles from Sheffield Sling Surgery. Rosie trained under Lorette Michallon at the Slingababy School, has done courses with the UK School of Babywearing and is a medical adviser for Trageschule UK. She is one of the founders of the popular Sheffield Slings group, a GP, and a mother […]
Disclaimer: Item provided for review. It is that time of year again, where the kids are wearing wet weather gear more often than not. It comes around so quickly! rainSplats are designed as a less bulky alternative to traditional wellies. rainSplats sporty waterproof boots, perfect for spring showers, summer rain & autumn downpours. For kids who […]
We have teamed up with Sarah from Embrace Art to bring you a set of FREE babywearing and breastfeeding colouring sheets. Sarah set up Embracing Art after an overwhelmingly positive response to her drawing on the Natural Mamas forum. You can admire her art on the Embracing Art Facebook page and she also has a […]
Here are some buttons for you to use on your website or blog so that you can link back to Natural Mamas. If you wish to add your own username (as in the first example) our suggested font is Century Gothic. Click on your required image to view it full size, then right click to […]
Nature and child reunion by Hannah Fort Teller Lie down. Look up. Watch the clouds. I was at a friend’s house last week and we’d had a lovely afternoon with lots of people, lots of children and some lovely food. As everything was calming down and people were drifting home my 3 year old, who […]
Attachment parenting is a term coined by American Paediatrician Dr William Sears. He talks about the 7 B’s ( Birth Bonding, Breastfeeding, Babywearing, Bedding close to baby, Belief in the language value of your babies cry and Beware of Baby trainers). Attachment parenting international has 8 principles ( Prepare for Pregnancy Birth and Parenting, Feed with […]
Author Jeanette Archer from Lazy Seamstress 17 babies are still born or die shortly after birth every day in the UK. In July 2009 after a robustly healthy pregnancy and normal natural delivery my youngest daughter collapsed and died just six hours after she was born. Before Florence was born, I was aware that sometimes […]
The TICKS Rule for Safe Babywearing The TICKS guidelines were created by the UK Consortium of Sling Manufacturers and Retailers. We have the PDF file available here for printing and sharing. If you click on the image the PDF file will open.