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December 31, 2016

5 Money Saving Tips for New Parents

Bringing a new baby home is an exhilarating time. Along with excitement, many parents feel anxiety about the financial impact the new arrival will have on […]
December 31, 2016

Why You Should NEVER Use Baby Powder On Yourself or Your Baby ????

A jury in the US recently ruled that Johnson and Johnson’s had to pay a woman USD 70 million because their baby powder caused her ovarian […]
December 30, 2016

This Harmful Chemical Was Just Banned In The US, But Is Still Available In Uganda

As parents, we all want to do everything we can to ensure that our children stay healthy. Since it is common knowledge that germs can cause […]
December 29, 2016

Healthy, affordable choices at the new KweNu Juice and Salad Bar

Earlier this week I stopped by KweNu, a new juice and salad bar in Kisasi.  The menu was full of health promoting juice blends and salads […]
December 29, 2016

Stripping Cloth Diapers

Have you noticed an unusual smell coming from your diapers? Or are you finding that they are not as absorbent as usual?  It is time to […]
December 28, 2016

A common chemical that may be harmful to your baby ????

Most parents have seen it – those sticky little gel pieces that remain on your baby’s diaper area after a diaper change.  But what most parents […]
December 28, 2016

Beautiful Baby Photos By Ophelia Photography

Babies grow and change so quickly! Capture the sweetness of your newborn with Ophelia Photography. Ophelia specializes in newborn photography and will get amazing photos of […]
December 28, 2016

Best Advice For New Mamas

There is no feeling in the world like holding your newborn baby in your arms for the first time.  After nine long months of waiting, you […]
December 27, 2016

Advice from a Midwife – part 4: Online resources for Expectant Mamas

Today, we are winding up our series called Advice from a Midwife. All week, we have been highlighting wisdom from Lucy Muchiri, a Kenyan based midwife […]
December 26, 2016

5 Effective Natural Comfort Measures For Labor

Recently I asked two Kampala-based doulas, Courtney Kapuya and Laura Wando, to tell me the most effective comfort measures for a woman in labor. They said: […]