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Tackling Early Morning Wakes 

Tackling Early Morning Wakes  “Why is my child waking so early in the morning?” A question that I get asked on a daily basis!  Although we may all want our children to sleep in until 8am each morning, unfortunately for  children any wake from 6am is usually considered acceptable if your child is going to […]

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Help! My Baby Is Refusing The Bottle 

Help! My Baby Is Refusing The Bottle  Whether you have decided to exclusively bottle feed or switch between breast and bottle, there is  nothing more frustrating and confusing than when your baby decides they won’t feed from a  bottle. If you’re currently struggling with this, you are not alone- Many parents encounter this  challenge in […]

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Colic 101: How Can I Help My Baby? 

Colic 101: How Can I Help My Baby?  You’ve patiently waited months to meet your precious bundle of joy. Like most parents of a  newborn you spend the first few months in a daze of sleep deprivation and pure love. However, it  becomes apparent to you that your baby is crying a lot, more than […]

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A Guide To Reflux  

A Guide To Reflux  Although it is estimated that 4 in 10 babies suffer from reflux, I am still shocked to hear stories  almost daily of misdiagnosed babies, under supported parents and months of distress for both  baby and parents which could have been avoided if dealt with correctly. Although I work 1:1 with  families […]

Early Years Phonics: How to pronounce sounds to your child

Objective In this video, BLOSS Early Years Expert Lucie Gray models how to pronounce sounds single sounds (phonemes). Description At Primary School, the ability to read and write well is an essential skill to acquire. Children learn and practise many of the skills that are required for reading and writing during their pre-school years, through […]

Monique Bathis, Bloss Parenthood Expert, Music Therapist

What is Music Therapy?

Introducing Monique Bathis – Music Therapist and Parent Coach. Monique works in acute paediatrics and in private practice with school aged children and younger with various disabilities such as Autism, ADHD and intellectual impairments. Music therapy is a research based allied health profession, intentionally using music to help people strive to reach their fullest potential […]