The Dreaded 4 Month Regression/Progression

March 12th, 2021

If you follow baby development App, The Wonder Weeks you will know well in advance that the 4-month leap is soooo long.  Lasting about a month, all reports from mums going through this leap with their baby is that it is hard, really hard.  It…

The Who, What & When Of Postnatal Massage

February 17th, 2021

Have you ever wondered what postnatal massage is? When can you have your first postnatal massage? And how long you would be considered postnatal in the context of massage?  Well, we hope to start to answer some of these questions for you below. What is…

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome In Pregnancy

February 6th, 2019

If you’re feeling pins and needles, numbness or pain in the hands, and it’s contributing to one of the many reasons pregnancy keeps you up at night – don’t despair!  This uncomfortable part of pregnancy will be taken care of, all thanks to the variety…

What’s The Best Age to Start Baby Massage Classes?

March 13th, 2017

The evidence-based First Touch Infant Massage Program is intended for babies between 0-12 months. Having said that, there are a couple considerations in choosing the best time to sign up for baby massage classes. Generally speaking, it is much easier to get started with baby…

6 Benefits of Pregnancy Massage

December 11th, 2016

Pregnancy Massage is a specialised area of massage therapy.  As a general guide the frequency of pregnancy massage aligns with your antenatal appointment schedule.  It does depend on your health history and what you injuries you may have sustained pre-pregnancy (more about this HERE).  Regular treatment…

An Unexpected Benefit of Infant Massage

November 27th, 2016

When we think about the benefits of infant massage we generally focus on those relating to baby’s health and development.  But rarely do we think about the benefits for parents. My attention was drawn to the beautiful hum of conversation, laced with sporadic bouts of…