Work and baby feeding: the challenges of a mom

I was one of the moms who waited ‘til about two weeks before I went back to work to introduce the bottle. It did not go well…

What to expect post 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…

Organising and planning tips for parents: the happier you

A dirty house does not make for a happy home. Thus, cleaning is at the top of the to-do list. It helps to make for a happier, safer and healthier family living.

3 reasons why a mom may need to bottle feed a mom's story

A breast loving baby is a dream for many moms. They make feeding a little easier as there is no bottle prepping, sterilizing, getting up in the dead of night to make up a bottle and all that. On the flip side this said baby can be one tough nut to crack when the time comes for momma to introduce a bottle.

A baby refusing the bottle can be very distressing for parents, how?

Are you finding it difficult or even impossible to get your baby to feed on a bottle? Did you factor this in as one of the possibilities with caring for your newborn? If you are reading this your response to the first question is yes and no to the second. 

The solution to nipple confusion is available, learn how...

How Minbie bottle helped mom return to college with confidence

We brought Mateo home and I started to supplement because I wasn’t producing enough breast milk, and he didn’t have enough wet diapers. It started to concern us quite a bit as parents...

Learn to express breast milk like a pro and nourish your baby even when you’re separated

If you’re not sure where to start with expressing breast milk or you’ve had some trouble, don’t be perturbed. The below information will give you a really good grounding to get you started in the right direction.

Mom overcome baby bottle feeding challenges successfully

A baby bottle cannot solve all the feeding challenges a baby may experience, but it can help to prevent some and manage others. This can be achieved depending on the bottle used when faced with challenges and refusal.

Baby colic - what it is, why it happens and what you can do about it

Colic is a very misunderstood term, however. The way it is often used in lay circles leads people to think that it is a single medical condition but that’s a common misconception. In this blog post, I clarify exactly what colic is and discuss why it occurs.

Are you safely preparing your baby's formula?

Studies have shown that more than half of the parents who bottle-feed their babies don't prepare their baby formula safely. This can result in babies being injured, becoming ill and, in extreme circumstances, can result in babies dying. 

Do you know how to safely store and transport your expressed breast milk?

Just as it is crucial for your baby’s well-being that you express your milk in a safe way, so too is it vital that you store and transport it in a way that minimizes risks for your baby.

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

Reflux is an incredibly common issue for babies. In this post, we’ll look at what reflux is, how you can help prevent it and what you can do to ease your baby’s discomfort if baby suffers from it despite your best efforts.

4 Top ways to sterilize baby bottles to keep your little one safe and prolong the life of your bottles

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

Baby burping: the why, when and how plus expert tips

Some babies need a lot of help with burping... whether your baby is particularly gassy...he or she will inevitably need help at some time... This post will tell you pretty much everything you need to know...

"How Minbie helped my boy overcome Tongue-Tie” - Steph’s Story

“We wanted to breastfeed, Albert,” Steph says, ”but his latch was fussy, and it hurt, and I knew it was wrong.” They discovered that Albert had a tongue-tie...

Returning to work - how to manage breastfeeding and childcare

Now that it’s time to return to work. You’re probably wondering whether you will be able to continue breastfeeding...consider the available options for feeding your baby when you return to work...

Combat nipple confusion with Minbies’ award-winning teats

When there’s a new baby in the household things can be hectic, so the last thing you need is the added burden of nipple confusion. If you’re partially bottle feeding your baby, read on to learn all about nipple confusion and how Minbie can help you prevent it.

Dealing with oral aversion – a mother’s tale

Babies with oral aversion will demonstrate a reluctance, avoidance, or fear of eating. They may dislike any type of sensation around their mouths. It can be distressing to watch...

Tips for transitioning from breast to bottle feeding

The question of when to start introducing a bottle... If you try too early, you are at risk of nipple confusion - which is when switching between bottle and breast prevents your baby from establishing an efficient latch.

Are you safely preparing your baby's formula?

4 Top ways to sterilize baby bottles to keep your little one safe and prolong the life of your bottles

Baby burping: the why, when and how plus expert tips

Returning to work - how to manage breastfeeding and childcare

What to expect post pregnancy

Combat nipple confusion with Minbies’ award-winning teats

Tips for transitioning from breast to bottle feeding

3 reasons why a mom may need to bottle feed a mom's story

"How Minbie helped my boy overcome Tongue-Tie” - Steph’s Story

Dealing with oral aversion – a mother’s tale

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

September 20, 2018 0 Comments

Reflux is an incredibly common issue for babies. In this post, we’ll look at what reflux is, how you can help prevent it and what you can do to ease your baby’s discomfort if baby suffers from it despite your best efforts.
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4 Top ways to sterilize baby bottles to keep your little one safe and prolong the life of your bottles

September 20, 2018 0 Comments

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

Baby burping: the why, when and how plus expert tips

September 10, 2018 0 Comments

Some babies need a lot of help with burping... whether your baby is particularly gassy...he or she will inevitably need help at some time... This post will tell you pretty much everything you need to know...

Read More

"How Minbie helped my boy overcome Tongue-Tie” - Steph’s Story

September 08, 2018 0 Comments

“We wanted to breastfeed, Albert,” Steph says, ”but his latch was fussy, and it hurt, and I knew it was wrong.” They discovered that Albert had a tongue-tie...
Read More

Returning to work - how to manage breastfeeding and childcare

September 08, 2018 0 Comments

Now that it’s time to return to work. You’re probably wondering whether you will be able to continue breastfeeding...consider the available options for feeding your baby when you return to work...

Read More

Combat nipple confusion with Minbies’ award-winning teats

September 08, 2018 0 Comments

When there’s a new baby in the household things can be hectic, so the last thing you need is the added burden of nipple confusion. If you’re partially bottle feeding your baby, read on to learn all about nipple confusion and how Minbie can help you prevent it.
Read More

Dealing with oral aversion – a mother’s tale

September 08, 2018 0 Comments

Babies with oral aversion will demonstrate a reluctance, avoidance, or fear of eating. They may dislike any type of sensation around their mouths. It can be distressing to watch...
Read More

Tips for transitioning from breast to bottle feeding

May 14, 2018 0 Comments

The question of when to start introducing a bottle... If you try too early, you are at risk of nipple confusion - which is when switching between bottle and breast prevents your baby from establishing an efficient latch.
Read More