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Do Babies Breathe Through Their Nose or Mouth?

Do Babies Breathe Through Their Nose or Mouth?

by Laura Klein
We receive so many emails from Aussie parents asking for advice on the health of their newborn, who has picked up a cold (usually from an older sibling!)Babies breathe through their nose, so a blocked nose from congestion can severely compromise the…
5 Reasons a Red Night Light is Better Than Darkness

5 Reasons a Red Night Light is Better Than Darkness

by Laura Klein
Many parents are afraid to use a nightlight in their child's room for fear that it will keep their little one awake, or cause sleep disturbances. But there are some scientific reasons why a red night light can be introduced at any age, and why it can…
12 Best Oils for Daily Eczema Relief | Snotty Noses

12 Best Oils for Daily Eczema Relief | Snotty Noses

by Laura Klein
Spring time can see a flare up in eczema symptoms in children and adults. But eczema can be a year-round concern for many parents.   Eczema Awareness Week is run by the Eczema Association Australia. We acknowledge that parents mus…
8 Ways a Comforter Helps Your Child Sleep - Snotty Noses

8 Ways a Comforter Helps Your Child Sleep - Snotty Noses

by Laura Klein
Good sleep is high on the agenda for families all over Australia.  Sleep deprivation is brutal, and can make daily parenting totally exhausting.We are all about practical solutions for good health and good sleep, so it's time to look at the idea…