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Huggies Jumbo Nappies Boxes - NEW ZEALAND

To all our valued Huggies members in New Zealand; two years ago we increased the number of nappie...

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It is necessary to make a perfect routine to sleep for the newborn. The project of “establish great rest habits for newborn infants”...

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Huggies Jumbo Nappies Boxes - AUSTRALIA

To all our valued Huggies members in Australia, we wanted to let you know about some important ch...

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puddles76

settling after circumcision

hi all, this may turn ugly - hopefully it doesnt. the first 24 hrs are supposed to be horendous a...

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My friends sons circumcision was horrifically botched - they cut all of the shaft skin off and took a chunk out of the glans. He vom...

Samantha Elise

Newborns and pets?

I have a 3 year old chihauhau, who is very possessive. I've always treated him pretty much like a...

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Thank you so much for share group information in this post. I was looking best relationship program because I'm having 2 babies...

beesknees

Any hints on getting your baby to bring their wind up?

I was just wondering if anyone has any hints on bringing up wind for you baby? Also any idea's on...

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You share nice stuff about new baby care and how mother should to do when they didn't know about it. I appreciate your way of s...

Bekka_Fox

Has anyone bought the Smoosh 3-in-1 Pram + Carrycot + Capsule?

Hi there, I was just wondering if anyone has purchased the Smoosh 3-in-1 Pram + Carrycot + Caps...

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Hi ladies, I brought one for my bub and have found it good. Easy to figure out and use. Capsule doesnt come with a clip base and onl...

Nicegirl_Mag

Baby lotion and oil

Hi there, I'm looking for advice about baby lotion and oils. It's very difficult to cho...

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Johnsons would probably be an obvious choice, I think it's one of the more popular brands, I use there baby bedtime lotion, top...

Landles

Doesnt poo?

My neice is 9 weeks old. Yes a week older then my daughter, and she hasnt done a poo for 3 days. ...

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They will poo when there ready. but ideal tries a bit of brown sugar in boiled water and see if that helps otherwise It's norma...

NancyS

Frothy mouth

Hi all, Can someone please tell me if it's normal for my 10 week old DD to be frothy and dribbly ...

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Babies don't produce saliva (or at least, not very much) for the first few weeks outside of the womb. When it starts, it comes ...

suzieQ09

I FINALLY FOUND THE REASON WHY MY BABY SCREAMED DAY AND NIGHT!

I’m writing this in the hope that it may prevent even just one mother & baby going through what I...

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I am so glad you found the cause... Antibiotics as a preventative is quite bad medical practice however it is one of those "be...

Bree2908

Teen mum

I’m 17 so a teen mum and was wondering if anyone had any tips, my baby boy is due 26th January 20...

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5 popular apps for newborns

As a new mum you need all the help you can get! Here are 5 apps which we love. Do you have one to...

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Member923985 wrote: Thanks for suggesting some great apps!! You can get these apps also in 9Apps App Store for free. With 9Apps app...

Member166823

Nappies! How many a day?

Hey! I’m just wondering what’s the average amount of nappies used per day for a new born?

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nzgalnz

Rosehips for 6 month old?

Hi there, Just wondering if anyone has given their baby rosehip tea when they have a cold? My 6 ...

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Yes- absolutely! In Europe (I’m originally from austria), we give all sorts of herbal and fruit tea. Especially when they are colic....

Ms. Dee

Is it normal not to enjoy motherhood in the early days?

I think my son is just beautiful and I love him but I'm not loving being a mother. He is 3 weeks ...

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Motherhood is the most demanding full-time job. We often miss joys of spending time in the early days Raising a child is not an easy...

Newcastle Mum

Can anyone recommend a good iPhone app for newborn stuff - feeding and sleeping patterns etc?

Am having my 3rd in a few weeks, but first baby since iPhones! There are SO many babycare apps a...

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If you are a fan of action, thriller, horror and romance movies, you can find all of them in the extensive library offered by one ap...

leechie peachie

baby shampoo

Can anyone recommend a good baby shampoo and why do u like it?

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I use MADE OF organic baby shampoo. It is all natural, organic, chemical free, it has a slight pleasant smell, it makes my son'...

Tommy1986

Best products...

Hi all, I'm new here, due in December. I'm a first timer and am a little overwhelmed by the many ...

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I use MADE OF brand products. They have great baby powder which is talc-free, and diaper rash cream as well as baby lotion. I'v...

Jydon's mummy

When to wash babys hair with shampoo?

My DS is 4 weeks old & is getting slight cradle cap so I was wondering when I can actually wash h...

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This thread is old, but to anyone else searching this issue, I just wanted to share what worked for us. We switched to MADE OF baby ...

meros

Cradle Cap

Hi, Just wanted to ask if there is a way to prevent cradle cap from occuring. I'm pregnant to my...

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My daughter has had a mild case of cradle cap and it has gotten better once we switched to MADE OF baby shampoo and wash. I think it...

Member954891

which is the best jogging stroller

You have a lot of choices when it comes to the best jogging stroller, probably too many. Couldn’t...

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Chocolate2011

Leaking nappy (at side/back)

Hi, Any advice for a leaking nappy on new born boy? His penis is pointing down, leak guards out,...

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My son sleeps 12-13 hours without any leaks. We’ve been using Sposie Booster Pads Diaper Doubler (you can find a decent review on th...

Cup Cakes

Help - skin problems/ bath products

Hi, My lil man who is now nearly 3 months old has developed ecezma. Just wondering what produc...

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You should always take care of your skin as it tends to create problems on it's own eventually. So, you better use something l...

Member887853

trimmers for new born baby

A new born baby skins are very sensitive, removing hairs from new born baby is very trickly becau...

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K.h_ward

Essential winter baby clothes/items.

Hey, I'm a first time mum due in June (so when its just starting to get cold in New Zealand)...

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Congratulation , you become mom first time.This is really happy moment.But infertile people can not born baby.But no need to worry ...

Andrea131

Bowen Therapy

Hi there, just wondering if anyone has tried bowen therapy to help with reflux?

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Summerbello14o

Waited over 3 hours at Kaiser ER...

Earlier today I woke my son up to get ready for school. He didn't want to get up, so I went ...

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Hey just read your story. It's so scary to be treated like this in such situation. I can understand it’s a difficult stage to s...

mum2brady

Cutting babies nails

Hi, just wondering what is the best way to trim my almost 8 week old bubs nails. They are getting...

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When I was a baby my mom trim my nails while I was asleep so that's probably very good way to do this.

Aliciakfong

Night nanny or nurse

Hi. I'm from the US where night nurse/nanny is popular. It's someone to help you durin...

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Why don't you try some website where you can look for nurse or nanny?

LisaWeightman

Cold Hands and feet!!!

My 12 week old baby has colds hands and clammy feet most of the time. I dress my baby in a singl...

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Hi - I am new here! I have been looking into different sleeping bags for our baby as I am struggling finding anything that may have ...

maekirstin

Sending newborn to daycare Lock

Hi There, I am due in June and will be going back to work when my baby is 4 months old, I am thi...

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Sending your kids to daycare should not be an issue if you really need it. The best way to do it is search your local hospitals for ...

Dorry12

care

Its very important to know because caring for your new born baby is the most important for his or...

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james.m

This baby thing can be tough eh?

Our darling daughter (first child) was born on Christmas Day. She's lovely, but hasn't ...

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First of all congratulations on your baby girl! Warm water is not bad but excess of it is. A small amount of water can make hiccup g...

grubgal

Day to day

Ok ladies, hit me with what you do all day with your new borns. Now that everything has settled d...

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anthea b

Have you used a Vantage Convertible Car Seat for your newborn? safe?

My partners sister bought one for us as a gift but it looks really flimsy, and has no inserts/pad...

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Amazon reviews are the best place to look for previous owners opinion on a car seat they are unbiased and people have actually used ...

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How to recognize a newborn's tired signals

A newborn baby cannot stay awake for very long at a time. You should start to watch for these tir...

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Top tips for stopping a newborn from crying

Newborns cry on average for about 2 hours a day. Here are a few top tips for easing their tears: ...

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Handy sleep tips for new mums and dads

Sleep deprivation is real as you'll soon discover or may have already discovered if you'...

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Leanne_Muir88

Help! Upset newborn

Anyone please offer advice! I have a 16 day old son who I am breastfeeding. He was in a slightly ...

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Thanks for the advice it's greatly appreciated!!

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Top tips for leaving the house with a newborn

Once you get home from the hospital, it can feel daunting to imagine leaving the house with your ...

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