Welcome to the first edition of the Babytimes eMini-mag! We know that there is a copious amount of information out there for new mums and dads, and a lot of it can be confusing. Our aim is to make your life easier by providing a monthly eMini-mag packed with useful and interesting information for parents in New Zealand with infants and toddlers.
Each monthly issue will include a feature article, topical questions answered by our Dietitians, recipes for your baby or toddler, entry to our exclusive competitions, and helpful tips for parents and baby.
To complement the new eMini-mag make sure you visit our revamped website www.babytimes.co.nz which offers lots of new features including recipes, resources for dad and grandparents, competitions plus more! We also have a new monthly poll, which gauges your views on different topical issues. In the coming months, we will be implementing more exciting features and services on our website, so watch this space!
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From the team, we hope you continue to enjoy receiving the Babytimes eMini-mag as much as we enjoy bringing it to you.
Choosing the right milk for your baby
Breast milk is best Breast milk is natural, comes at the right temperature and contains body building proteins, essential fats, calcium, iron and zinc, vitamins A, B, C, D and E, plus other key vitamins, minerals and nutrients for healthy growth.
Question of the month
Q Hi, my baby is 8 months old and still being breastfed. I am about to go back to work and want to wean my son onto formula. Do I use the starter one or go straight to Follow-on?
This months book and educational tool for your wee one from birth to 2 years of age are….
The best things in life are free
Not all fun things need to cost the earth. This months fun (and free!) activity for mum and child is…
Every month we will provide you with tasty and nutritious recipes that will have your baby or toddler asking for more. Also this month try the winning recipe of our recent recipe competition.
Tip of the month
The tip of month for mum and baby is….