Parenting advice for mums and dads of newborns and older babies – all about the feeding, development, safety, and health of your baby.


What Do I Say? Ideas For Talking To Your Baby

Talking with your baby is a wonderful way to help them develop language and communication skills. But having a tiny human hanging on your every ...
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A Week In The Life Of Lu & Indie

Sponsored content First time Auckland mum Lu is enjoying being on maternity leave with her little one, Indie (eight months). They love getting out and ...
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How to Make Your Own Baby Food

Awareness of the impact human activity has on the environment is growing and the production and manufacture of food is one of the worst environmental ...
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Caring for your baby

All the information you need to look after your little one, keeping them safe, healthy and comfortable.

Find information on caring for their delicate skin, bathing them, must-have essentials for when you’re on the go and more.

Visit our baby care section

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Support local and back Kiwi businesses 

Looking after your precious little bundle during the first few weeks of their life

Whether you need a few things for your nursery, you’re looking for some seasonal baby clothes or a few products to help with feeding or bathing your newborn, we have you covered. Our directory features a number of kiwi companies that want to help take care of you while you raise your little one. Check out some of the companies below and search for more ideas in our wider directory.

Make sure you don’t miss anything during you next shop for your bub

Whether you’re about to be a first time mum or you’re welcoming your third child, knowing what to buy for a baby can be stressful and at times, very confusing.

To help you find the essentials, we’ve put together a printable baby checklist.

Simply tick the baby essentials you need to add to your shopping list, click “create checklist” and then print – our newborn baby checklist is that easy!