Vital Baby Nuture Blog

NURTURE™ News Corner, Parenting Advice and Blog

Here we share parenting advice, buying guides, tips and much more from our vital family and trusted experts to help you with pregnancy, parenting and anything that might crop up along the way.

By breaking through the myths and sharing genuine advice and tips, we hope we can help you gather a wealth of information to make life with your little one easier and more enjoyable.  Whether you’re a first time parent or expanding your family, our team will be on hand to answer your questions. You can find us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram too!

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  • Breast feeding

    Breastfeeding hints and tips

    Breastfeeding hints and tips We’ve all heard that breastfeeding gives a baby the best possible start. Throughout pregnancy and antenatal, GPs, midwives, NCT classes and general society will tell a mum-to-be that breast milk…

  • Baby hygiene

    The truth about sterilising

    It’s really important to sterilise baby’s feeding equipment to protect your baby’s developing immune system from potentially harmful bacteria for the first 12 months.  To sterilise effectively, ensure that all bottles, teats…

  • Baby with mum

    Next steps after the first few months

    Life never stands still with your baby. Changes and new stages will continue to happen with your little one from the birth right through to when they fly the nest.  After those…

  • Parents with children

    Self care – parents need looking after too!

    Becoming a parent is exciting but can also be overwhelming at times. The changes to mum, relationships and of course sleep deprivation, can all lead to emotional and mental health strains. Take…

  • Hygiene and safety for babies

    Health and hygiene are two issues all parents really care about and they’re top of our list too.  Let’s face it, caring for a baby and creating a hygienic environment can feel…

  • bottle feeding

    Combination and bottle feeding

    During the early days after the birth, parents are faced with many new decisions and experiences.  One of the most important decisions for parents is whether to breast or bottle-feed, and sometimes…

  • breast feeding

    Breastfeeding tips – a simple guide to breastfeeding

    At first, breastfeeding may seem daunting.  As a mum, you may expect it to come naturally.  For some mums it does, but for many it requires a bit more hard work. With…

  • new baby

    What to expect in the early days after the birth of your baby

    During those precious first few days you may experience a rollercoaster of emotions.  Don’t be worried if you feel excited one moment and a little overwhelmed the next, all these feelings are…

  • baby

    Birth Preparation – Hospital Bag checklist

    A new parent can never truly fully prepare for the changes a new baby brings. Ticking the basics off will give you a head start for those first experiences of parenthood. Here…

  • parenting

    Preparing for baby – what to expect when you’re expecting a baby

    Pregnancy can be one of the most incredible and unforgettable times of your life. From the moment the positive result appears, to seeing your little bundle on-screen for the first time, to…