Many expectant parents think of preparing for the arrival of their baby in terms of packing their hospital bags and buying all sorts of things - but it’s crucial to prepare physically and mentally to aid your labour, birth, and postpartum experience as much as possible.
Check out this guest blog post - written by the lovely Rebecca Mizzi, senior midwife and mum of two, to learn how!
Not everyone will need medicated pain relief during birth but it is definitely important to be informed and ready for any eventuality during labour. Dr Juanita Galea, an experienced anaesthetist and mum to 3 boys, writes about the most common options used for normal deliveries in Malta.
Modern cloth nappies make perfect gifts for babies for a lot of reasons. First of all, they are healthy for babies as they do not contain harsh chemicals. Secondly, they are novel gifts. Most of the gifts given and received come in the form of clothes that you will only manage to use once or twice before your baby grows out of them. Most cloth nappies are adjustable and can grow with the baby until they are potty trained. Thirdly, the designs of modern cloth nappies are really gorgeous and there’s a lot to choose from. You will find a colour or design to suit every taste!