Maternity leave, and returning to work afterwards, can be a difficult time for a lot of women and a recent survey suggests it’s not made any easier by employers. Norwich based baby and birthing expert, Jackie Heffer-Cooke, has been talking about her own experiences for her latest column in the Norwich Evening News…. A recent survey
Maternity leave is usually thought of as a happy time, but for some mums-to-be and new mums it can be a little bit lonely. Our bump, birthing and baby expert Jackie Heffer-Cooke discusses the issue…. Am I really going on maternity leave…? Hurray! Um, but what now..? We’re all different in the way we respond to leaving
Any sleep deprived parent will tell you that baby sleep solutions are worth their weight in gold! Our very own Inconsistent Earth Mother, Jackie Heffer-Cooke draws on her own experiences, as well as those of the Mums she teaches, to give you some tips that actually work! Trouble sleeping? Baby sleep solutions that work! Ladies with
Find out more about why swaddling is advised by The Orange Grove Clinics’ childbirth expert, and Norwich Mum of 2, Jackie Heffer-Cooke. She reveals why she thinks that swaddling make so much sense, especially to help calm a fretful little one. If you’re looking for a swaddling blanket for your little one, check out our recommended Grobag
What’s baby yoga all about? Find out more from director Jackie Heffer-Cooke. She’s a director of the Orange Grove Clinic and the founder of YogaBubs, as well as our own Inconsistent Earth Mother. And now, to celebrate the expansion of her Baby Yoga classes, Jackie Heffer-Cooke is offering a super saving of £10 off a 60 minute
It’s just been that time of year again….School Sports Day! How did your event go? Tears and tantrums or loads of fun? Here’s our very own Inconsistent Earth Mother, Jackie Heffer-Cooke, with her own experiences of this annual School event. One morning a couple of weeks ago my daughter woke up without her usual jovial
In the first part of this two part blog, Norwich HypnoFertility practitioner Kerry Dolan, explains more about HypnoFertility and how it may be beneficial to couples who are struggling to conceive. What is HypnoFertility? Put simply HypnoFertility is hypnosis aimed at supporting fertility, and it gives couples or individuals coping techniques to use during their fertility journey. How
Baby Yoga and Massage is just wonderful for you and your baby for all kinds of developmental reasons, but fundamentally just finding an hour for you and little one to take time to indulge in each other is time deliciously well spent. Have a look at our video here taken at our Norwich baby yoga
We often think that feeding your baby should be one of those things that comes naturally and is easy. But for those of us who’ve done it, we know that isn’t always the case! Whether you are breast or bottle feeding your baby, they can often fuss at feed time, sometimes don’t latch on properly
In the second instalment of their wonderful blog post, our New Mum Confidence Class teachers Jo Adams and Cathy Cookson, offer some amazingly simple tips on how we can all be better parents. If you missed the post on tips 1 to 6, you can find them here, and just read on for tips 7
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