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Beck01

Beck01 started new topic Beware of controlled crying

With the current trend in controlled crying and the UNREALISTIC expectation that babies should sleep through the night, we seem to forget that babies cry out for attention because they NEED to. Thi...

Wednesday 21 February 09:50am
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic self-settling/controlled crying is OPTIONAL

Hi all, For those of you who don't want to let their babies cry, know there are other options. Lots of people get told how their babies "should" go to sleep, and how long they should sleep. They ...

Saturday 10 February 07:12pm
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic confused? exhausted? try doing what is natural?

There seems to be so many posts written by people asking why their babies do this or that, or why they change from week to week, and month to month. As a new mum I was so confused by all the infor...

Thursday 08 February 01:39pm
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic Feeding to sleep is okay!!!

I apologise in advance--this is a rant! I just want to say to all the new mums out there, that if you want to feed or rock your baby to sleep, and you are happy, then do it and don't let anyone te...

Thursday 11 January 11:56am
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic Feed/rock to sleep if you want to!

I apologise in advance--this is a rant! I just want to say to all the new mums out there, that if you want to feed or rock your baby to sleep, and you are happy, then do it and don't let anyone te...

Thursday 11 January 11:48am
Beck01

Beck01 replied to topic 6 week old - to self settle or not.

Hi, I feed by baby to sleep, or if he isn't hungry, he drifts off in my arms. I cuddle him for a good 10 or 15 minutes after he goes to sleep and then put him down. He is 7 months old, is a great ...

Thursday 11 January 10:29am
Beck01

Beck01 replied to topic cry to sleep

Hi, DO NOT let your baby cry herself to sleep if you and your partner are not comfortable with it. My baby catnaps during the day (half an hour blocks) and there is no way he will go back to sle...

Thursday 30 November 11:23am
Beck01

Beck01 replied to topic When to Start Self Settling

Hi, you should do what your gut instinct tells you--not what the books and 'experts' say. I am very proud of the fact that my baby has never once cried himself to sleep. I feed him to sleep every...

Thursday 30 November 11:15am
Beck01

Beck01 replied to topic Please Tell me it will get better

GET HELP! We all have hard days, but when you say you hate being a mum and have made the worst decision in the world, its time to do something to pick yourself up. I suffered terrible depression f...

Thursday 30 November 10:31am
Beck01

Beck01 replied to topic BABY NOT SLEEPING DURING THE DAY

Hi! My baby doesn't sleep much during the day, although he does have a few catnaps of half an hour! At first I worried that he wasn't getting enough sleep, but then I relaxed and realised he was ha...

Thursday 30 November 10:23am
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic How much should baby move at 37 weeks?

Hi Alex, I was wondering how often I should feel my baby move? I am 37 weeks and am worried that I am not feeling much movement. I feel a light tap or poke, once or twice, where the feet are, and...

Monday 22 May 03:18pm
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic How much should baby move?

Hi everyone, I'm 37 weeks and not feeling as much movement from baby. I feel a light tap or poke once or twice where the feet are, and then that's it for a few hours. I know some slowing down is...

Monday 22 May 03:13pm
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic second-hand pump OK?

Hi, I am getting ready for my first baby and I'm wondering if anyone knows if its okay if I get a second-hand breast pump and just make sure its sterilised before I start using it? Would appreciate...

Wednesday 15 March 09:03am
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic What nappy changing supplies will I need?

Hi everyone, I'm getting ready for my 1st baby due in mid-June. Just wondering what nappy changing supplies I'll need other than nappies and wipes--will I need creams, lotions, powders, cotton woo...

Thursday 02 March 01:30pm
Beck01

Beck01 started new topic What nappy supplies will I need?

Hi everyone, I'm getting ready for my 1st baby due in mid-June. Just wondering what nappy changing supplies I'll need other than nappies and wipes--will I need creams, lotions, powders, cotton wool...

Thursday 02 March 01:19pm
Beck01
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