Om Nom Nom! Birthzang’s Guide to Baby-Led Weaning

Baby Led Weaning Babyzang1 was weaned with the “traditional” puree method, but it was stressful and messy and when it was babyzang 2’s turn we went down the baby-led weaning route. It was so wonderful! The stress was nil, the worry was so much less...

Birthzang’s Advice to New Mums

Advice to new mums As soon as you are pregnant the advice to new mums starts. What to do for morning sickness, where to buy maternity clothes, how to hide your bump/show off your bump, what to buy/what not to buy, what to pack in your hospital bag, how to prepare for...

Sisterzang’s Delumptious Vegan Cookies

[toc] Vegan Cookies This recipe was given to Birthzang by her wonderful sister. I have no idea where this vegan cookies recipe came from so if you think it is yours or has been shamelessly ripped off from somewhere else, please let me know and I am happy to credit...

Birthzang’s Scrumptious Coconut Macaroons

I always bake a cake for my Active Birth Workshops but in the past year I have had to restrict my diet due to health reasons so my choice of baking treats that I can also enjoy has been somewhat limited. I created these coconut macaroons based on an almond macaroon...

Weaning my baby when and how? All you need to know.

[toc] Weaning my baby Your baby is growing oh so fast and those newborn days seem a distant memory. Your baby is smiling and gurgling, grabbing things, perhaps starting to try sitting up on their own and you start to ask yourself: “Is it time to start to weaning...

Birthzang’s Delicious Macaroons

  I made these delicious macaroons for my Birth Preparation Workshop yesterday and my mums and dads loved them so much they demanded I shared the recipe! Reluctantly I post it here on the understanding that I have shamelessly stolen it from another lovely Active Birth...

Allowing the Impossible

[toc] Allowing The Impossible in Birth You often hear the question “am I allowed” asked in the context of birth, particularly in the hospital setting. Am I allowed to get off the bed? Am I allowed to have something to eat? Am I allowed to change position?...

5 Things Every Parent Should Know About Newborn Babies

Pregnancy is pretty overwhelming. And from conception to birth there is a slow but steady build up to get you on the road to parenthood. Getting through labour and birth is a whole other story. And then you do it – you give birth, and in a matter of hours you...

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