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BOOK REVIEW: ‘A Monster Ate My Mum’

  I first came across this book–A Monster Ate My Mum–not because I have suffered from postnatal depression myself, but because of my work with women as I train to become an infant massage instructor. I love it so much that I would like to share it with you. While I can’t speak personally about the debilitating effects of PND, I understand enough (as a woman, mother and friend) to know it’s vital for us to be able to speak openly and honestly about the illness. A Monster Ate My Mum was written by Jen Faulkner, a mother of three who has suffered pre or post-natal depression with each of her children. When pregnant with her third child, she wanted...

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A warmhearted welcome

The start of 2014 marks a new venture for us here at Little Bairn – we’re moving into the Blogosphere! Our vision for this blog is to create a valuable source of information for our customers – providing tips and articles on anything from baby sleep to the latest research in baby brain development. If there is something you’d like to see covered, please let us know! As a brief disclaimer – I am not a medical professional. I am, however, an avid consumer of research and have access to a wide variety of professionals to provide me with advice and counsel. Of course, if you have any concerns about your little bairn’s health or wellbeing, please consult a health...

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