2 month old baby sleep routine

Get the REAL story about about life with a new baby!

Babies are such placid, peaceful little creatures. Well, according to Hallmark they are. Ask a new parent what babies are like and you’ll get a completely different picture: between the giggles and snuggles and exciting milestones there are also the sleepless nights, struggles with establishing feeding patterns and finding time for everything else in life, and not to mention the way they suddenly change when you have finally figured them out! Certain aspects of looking after a baby can be particularly hard, and each bub (and parent) will present their own challenges. We’ve asked parents and experts to share their hints and tips on how they dealt with a whole range of aspects relating to babies; from sleep issues, to choosing a nappy to dealing with common health problems.

Baby Hints and Tips baby raising philosophy

Baby Hints and Tips is all about presenting the best possible information for new parents and parents-to-be.  We don’t sugar coat it and we certainly don’t judge!  A quarter of a million parents turn to us for practical, useful information on those vital years… from trying to conceive through to toddler-hood.

baby teeth eruption

The Facts On Baby Teeth Eruption – What Parents Need To Know

  Ahhhh, life with a baby. Is there any sweeter time? Snuggling, gurgling, rolling and playing. And then there’s baby tooth eruption. When those tiny chompers start to push through, …

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Raising children in Australia – your one-stop shop for expert and community advice

Baby Hints and Tips is a treasure-trove of everything you need to know about raising children in Australia. From physical health to emotional support to special needs advice to how to deal with multiples – we’ve got you covered!

Jacinda Arden Prime MInister of New Zealand is Pregnant

Pregnant and PM – One of the World’s Most Powerful Women is Expecting!

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden has announced she’ll be pregnant while in the top job. It’s another big step in the battle of working mothers and of course, New Zealand is the world leader in big steps for women! READ MORE NOW

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The baby books Australia loves! 5 of the best Aussie stories for little ones

There are some baby books Australia simply loves. We’ve compiled a list of 5 fabulous Australian titles guaranteed to foster learning with little ones.

Top first birthday present ideas

Q&A: My babies first birthday is coming up soon and I am after some present ideas aside from the normal toys and clothes as he got a lot at Xmas! Anything different or bit more special?

must have baby skin products

Must Have Baby Skin Products – Baby Skin Care Hints and Tips

Q&A: I am due to have my baby boy soon, wondering whats the best baby products to use on my newborns skin? (Bathwash,soap,Wipes,nappies,rashcream,lotion,etc)

Dear new mums

Dear new mums

A letter (to all new mums) straight from the heart.

Discouraging thumb sucking baby

Q&A: My month old baby has discovered her thumb and putting it in her mouth! Is there any way I can stop her and how can I gently discourage it. She does use a dummy.

When did you stop sterilising Dummies and Bottles

Q&A: When did you stop sterilizing bottles and dummies.

Baby Milestones

Q&A: What age did your baby reach milestones like rolling, crawling, walking, sleeping through the night, first tooth etc?