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How To Understand Baby Cues – Infographic

Baby cues are the baby’s first language. Did you know that baby massage provides you with an effective tool to understand your baby’s body language? Long before your child even utters a word, they have a very effective way of communicating by using their body as their...
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Introduction to Baby Cues

One of the biggest challenges for parents as they embark on their parenting journey is to gain an understanding of their child’s unspoken language. Before a baby is able to communicate through verbal language that we, as parents can easily understand, nature equips them with...
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Benefits of Baby Massage

From years of experience as both a therapist and a Mom, I have seen first hand the power that touch can have on our lives and the health and wellbeing of our families! Over the past 2 decades, I have enjoyed sharing my expertise and passion about complimentary medicine in the...

Natural Solutions for Healthy Moms and Babies

As a health care provider, I know that when you treat mom, you’re treating baby as well, and vice-versa. After all, there is no closer bond I can think of than that between a mother and her newborn child. New moms want to do everything perfectly for their babies. There is...

Teething Routine

Teething is an expected and often greatly anticipated developmental event in the early days of a baby’s life. The symptoms related to this milestone often vary greatly from one child to the next. For some children, teething is simply defined by excessive drooling followed by the...

Face Routine

The face is a very sensitive area for many babies; so don’t be discouraged if your child begins to show signs of disengagement early into the face treatment. This is common, as the face accumulates a lot of tension from sucking, crying, teething and communicating with the world...

Back Routine

The back routine is very comforting and is a favourite amongst infants and toddlers alike. This is an excellent way to introduce a short amount of “tummy time” that is important for infant development while also benefiting from the calming effects that a back massage offers....

Arm Routine

Every baby’s touch tolerance is innately different therefore it is crucial that you proceed with patience and be sure to both listen and respond to the cues that your baby gives you as you introduce this intentional form of touch. The arm routine is identical to the leg treatment...
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Leg Routine

The leg massage is a great place to start! It is a large surface area and therefore is a great place to introduce our touch, induce relaxation and increase your baby’s body awareness. Massaging the legs can help to improve circulation and boost immunity. Be sure to start by...