Eliminating Maternal and Newborn Tetanus

October 6, 2016 by Ickle Pickle | 10 Comments

Every single baby is amazing aren’t they! Sprinkling their own amazing magical happiness to everyone they meet, always making you smile and touching hearts. But did you know babies can even help save lives by doing nothing more than wearing Pampers? Because Pampers donates 1 vaccine against maternal and newborn tetanus for every pack of Pampers nappies and wipes sold through the “1 Pack = 1 Vaccine” Pampers-UNICEF campaign.

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October 4, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

How to recognise and ease Colic

I have a big brother, and two big sisters. We all suffered with colic as babies. But what exactly is colic, and how can you ease it? It is especially tricky to pinpoint as it usually happens with very young … Continue reading

September 10, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

A Life Changing Week

Mummy says…’So, we have survived our first week of 6am starts, new school times, new classes and new college for Lea. Pickle has settled well into morning nursery instead of afternoons and I have had just a little time to … Continue reading

August 12, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Avoiding Malnutrition in the Elderly

Mummy says…. ‘Following on from my first post regarding spotting the signs of malnutrition in the elderly, and how it affects muscle loss, in this post I want to share with you practical things you can do to help in … Continue reading

July 16, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Holistic Home Therapies

Did you know that Mummy is a qualified Holistic Therapist, and ran her own successful business before I was born? She is still really interested in all sorts of holistic home therapies, and believes that many can really benefit our … Continue reading

July 14, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Oblumi Tapp Phone Thermometer

I don’t really get poorly too often, but when I do, I tend to suffer with a high temperature. Mummy has various thermometers for me – but was very excited to be asked to try a phone thermometer from Oblumi … Continue reading

June 22, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Making Water Fun

I am a really good boy and only drink water – apart from baby milk, it is the only drink I have had. It is a different story for my teen bro and sisters!

June 17, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

How a Cosmetic Dentist Can Improve Your Dental Health

Mummy says …. The name ‘cosmetic dentistry’ can be misleading; many people think cosmetic procedures are non-essential or just a superficial fixes, but in reality cosmetic dentistry makes teeth look better, and can also have positive effects on your  overall dental health.

Mummy says…

I have had four babies, my first when I was twenty five, my last when I was forty one! Post pregnancy fitness and diet was on my mind following each birth, and was tricky to maintain for one reason or another. When I was younger I think I physical recovery was easier, except after my first baby who was born by emergency  c-section. My diet did improve every time I weaned one of  my babies onto ‘our’ food, as I tended to make more home made food for them – and the rest of my family. I have always walked more with each new baby, there is nothing quite like walking along pushing your gorgeous new pram with your little bundle of joy snuggled up inside!

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December 14, 2015
by Ickle Pickle

Great ways to drink more water this winter

I drink only water and milk. Mummy and the others drink quite a lot of other drinks, but they do need to drink more water. Mummy is always on the look out for more ways to make water more interesting, … Continue reading