How to express Breast Milk like a pro and nourish your baby

Breastfeeding is the biologically normal way to feed a baby and there are significant risks associated with reduced breastfeeding for both mother and baby. For instance, substituting breast milk with any of the range of available alternatives increases a mother’s...

Baby refusing the bottle? Minbie can help.

Baby refusing the bottle? Minbie can help.

It's the way that Minbie feeds that helps to mitigate infant reflux & colic

Two of the most common conditions that young babies suffer from are reflux and colic. Both conditions can be very distressing for parents especially since there’s a lot of conflicting information about what causes them and how they can be...

COVID-19 as it relates to you and your baby

Here’s everything you need to know about how to protect your baby from coronavirus, whether you’re pregnant, breastfeeding or bottle feeding

4 Top ways to sterilise baby bottles

Our highest priorities are keeping our children safe and healthy, sterilising their bottles is one key way we can protect our little’s important to not only sterilize baby bottles but to also choose the best sterilisation method...

3 Reasons not to use generic Bottle Teats

Using standard baby bottle teats can damage your breastfeeding relationship. Click to learn how to prevent issues...

Breast Pumping Handbook: The ultimate guide to expressing milk

We know breast pumping isn’t always easy. That’s why we produced this ultimate guide to expressing breastmilk so you can get off to a flying start with breast pumping and troubleshoot any challenges you might experience along your expressing journey.

10 reasons why a Great Breast pump is key

Your breast pump is like a close personal friend. It knows you in ways that most of your closest friends will never come close to. That is why your breast pump should be comfortable, efficient, easy to use and provide an all around great experience.

How to Bottle feed a baby: A Guide for Dads

Learn how to bottle feed your baby successfully, for a happier, more relaxed and better bonding experience.

Know How To Prevent Nipple Confusion

Most mums may wish to exclusively breastfeed their babies, but this does not always happen. How can someone understand a mum's frustration of not being able to breastfeed not by choice but because of circumstances?

Tips to Transition from Breast to Bottle

One might think that transitioning from breast to bottle might be simpler, but for whatever reason this transition can be quite stressful and confusing. If you’re struggling, we’ve got some helpful hints to get you through. 1. Select the ideal bottle...

The body, mind and state after pregnancy

A woman’s body goes through many changes with pregnancy and childbirth. These changes are generally normal. Some bodies return to pre-pregnancy form…

Tips for organising and planning for busy parents

Having your house in the decorative style you may love prior to children doesn’t necessarily work with young ones. One of the most practical things to do is to reorganise the living space.

Baby burping | the why, when and how

Simply put they can’t burp themselves. The muscle called the upper esophageal sphincter in babies are underdeveloped. Hence, the need to burp your baby.

Reflux in babies - what it is and how to deal with it

Is your baby suffering from reflux? Have you tried home remedies? Have you talked with your doctor? What can be done for it?

Baby colic - what it is, why does it happen?

Babies lack the ability to speak their wants and needs so they cry. This cry maybe a diaper change request, a feeding need, a cuddling need or a cry of discomfort. One of the main reason for the latter is labelled ‘colic’.

Anxiety may set in when parents find it difficult to get baby to take a bottle, why?

Is your baby refusing to take a bottle? Did you know this was one of the things to expect with having a baby? Chances are your response to the first question is yes and no to the second. 

Are you looking for a baby bottle your baby will accept? Minbie may help

There is so much that we can say about the Minbie. We can tell you all the wonderful experiences many parents have had with the Minbie. We think it best that a mum tell you.

Top 10 Sleep Tips for the Breastfed Baby

Infant sleep is one of the most talked about topics relating to babies, with new parents often being asked about the quality of their infant’s sleep. There is a notion that breastfed babies and positive sleep planning are incompatible...

An Extra Hand For Breastfeeding Mums

The role of the dad has always been taken for granted. He is the backup when mum needs a break. The baby holder. So what does that make this very important part of the puzzle of one plus one parent?

What makes you happy and empowered as a mum? Is there something you can do differently?

Empowerment can be taken in different ways, but for me as a mother when you have a baby empowerment is finding yourself again... We forget that as mothers, we tend to do a lot of different things and forget about ourselves...