Baby falls asleep breastfeeding

Frequent night waking and feeding to sleep Once your baby is over 4 months and he falls asleep breast feeding at bedtime you are likely to experience frequent night waking. It's all to do with the 4 month wonder week and the 4 month sleep regression has hit. Babies...

Demand feeding may be doing more harm than good

Feeding schedules and demand feeding Demand feeding has become an overused and misinterpreted phrase. Formula fed babies are rarely demand fed. It’s mainly breast-fed babies. Whilst this is a good thing in the first few months to establish and increase supply. It’s...

Link between ear infections, bottle feeding & pacifiers

Comfort sucking with milk in bottles Many babies are left with a bottle of milk in their cot. Parents do this in an attempt to reduce their disturbed sleep. Also hoping the toddler will help themselves in the middle of the night. However the health issues it can cause...

Baby stuck in sitting in cot & won’t settle to sleep

This blog idea came from a bedtime visit of baby whispering to 8 month Tilly who had got stuck in sitting in her cot. A breech baby born by caesarean, Tilly had progressed along beautifully and was now pulling to stand. Tilly has a strong personality and is not a baby...