Baby & Parenting Blog

  1. Why Swaddle

    Why Swaddle

    Natalie Herman, Certified Baby Sleep Consultant, shares the benefits of swaddling and how you can best wrap your baby to help them sleep soundly.  

  2. All About Teething

    All About Teething

    Kelly Langford, mother of a teething baby and MAMA Midwife, shares her tips and advice on teething.

  3. Words Of Wisdom From The Mums Of Purebaby

    Words Of Wisdom From The Mums Of Purebaby

    When you think about mothers, you think of warm hugs and unconditional love. There is nothing a mother can’t fix—from the smallest scrape, to the biggest of heartbreaks. With Mother’s Day right around the corner, we asked some of the wonderful mothers at Purebaby to share the best advice they’ve received and could offer, the best tips for new mums and of course, what’s the best thing about being a mum.

  4. Tips For Getting a Good Night’s Sleep

    Tips For Getting a Good Night’s Sleep

    Natalie Herman, Certified Baby Sleep Consultant, shares her tips for getting your baby into a healthy sleep routine. 

  5. Easter Traditions

    Easter Traditions

    The days become shorter, the weather turns cooler and the deep colours of red and gold begin to appear on the trees outside. Autumn is here and with it comes Easter, a relaxing holiday full of family and fun.

  6. Introducing Our Nesting Workshop

    Introducing Our Nesting Workshop

    Join us as we share essential tips to make the journey of parenthood a little calmer. Now available at our Chadstone and Doncaster stores.

  7.  Hospital Bag Checklist

    Hospital Bag Checklist

    Our Hospital Checklist is an invaluable resource to help prepare for the arrival of your little one. Whether it’s your first child or not, our detailed checklist will ensure you have everything you need—for both mum and baby.

  8.  Preparing Your Toddler For The Birth Of A New Sibling

    Preparing Your Toddler For The Birth Of A New Sibling

    It’s an exciting stage when you decide to add to your family and have a second child. Preparing your toddler for the arrival of a sibling is a critical part of easing into this new chapter.

  9.  Christmas Family Traditions

    Christmas Family Traditions

    As the month of celebration wraps around us, family traditions are a beautiful way to make this time of year truly memorable for your little ones.

  10. Bath Time

    Bath Time

    Establishing a calm and consistent bedtime ritual is recommended by experts as one of the best ways to help your baby transition to sleep with ease. You will determine the best routine for your own child but remember that doing things in the same order and at the same time each night is key to establishing good sleeping habits. A bath is one good way to do this.

  11.  Growsuit Buying Guide

    Growsuit Buying Guide

    The art of dressing your sweet, squirming new bundle of joy is a skill most new parents find challenging when first handed their child. How to manage little hands and arms making it into tiny sleeves, the best technique to wrangle chubby knees and feet into the legs of miniature clothes­ and what press studs should look like when they are actually lined up correctly, are lessons quickly learnt through tired eyes. The perfect piece of clothing that equips bub for day or night is the growsuit. 

  12.  Capturing Beautiful Moments

    Capturing Beautiful Moments

    Photos are memories captured for a lifetime. This incredible little person you’ve brought into the world is changing day by day and as parents, you have the beautiful task of documenting this journey. Over the last 12 years at Purebaby, we’ve collected a few tips and tricks for photographing adorable little ones. We thought it timely to share these with you, as we prepare for our Autumn Winter 17 casting call next week.

  13.  Healthy Eating For Toddlers

    Healthy Eating For Toddlers

    Emerging from the chrysalis of baby wonder, your toddler has now arrived. Constantly squirming with curiosity and distracted by the world around them, they’ve begun to exert a heady sense of self, as their mimicking evolves into distinctive preferences.

  14. Reading With Your Little One

    Reading With Your Little One

    In the space between a warm cuddle and the pages of a book you can develop a beautiful bond with your child. This is a safe, comfortable time where your child can be soothed by the sound of your voice. In time, this stimulation will help enhance their understanding of their surrounds, as your words ignite their imagination.

  15.  12-Month Milestones

    12-Month Milestones

    Endearing moments of proud parenting. Get your camera ready; your baby is most likely on the move. Pulling themselves up to stand, those first shaky but momentous steps are about to unfold. Feet often turned outward, that awkward sea-legged sway will be one of the most endearing moments of proud parenting you’ll experience.

  16. 4-6 Month Milestones

    4-6 Month Milestones

    It feels like you blinked twice and arrived here. While it may well be a blur of fumbled night changes, daytime naps and unwashed hair, you’ve survived the first four months. Congratulations! This little person, the centre of your new world, is starting to develop their personality. Curious and captivated by their surrounds, they love to babble and giggle at your playful funny faces.

  17. Five Minutes With Simone Haag

    Five Minutes With Simone Haag

    Simone Haag is a Designer, Stylist and Real Living Magazine’s Melbourne Style Contributor. She is a mother to Goldie (2) Clover (6 mths) and fur baby Tank.

  18. Newborn Milestones

    Newborn Milestones

    Newborns are beautiful creatures—small, fragile and precious. We read books, attend workshops and ask our friends and family’s advice to mentally prepare for our new role as parents. Yet despite this, the reality of survival in week one is a rite of passage that sets you up for the ongoing challenge that is parenthood.

  19.  The Art Of Trans-Seasonal Layering

    The Art Of Trans-Seasonal Layering

    Australian living means spending your days in a highly changeable climate. Depending on where you’ve chosen to ‘build your nest’, investing in a wardrobe of versatile pieces—that can be styled for all seasons—is a must. Let us help you plan your child’s carefully edited selection of forward-thinking pieces that battle those mid-season chills.

  20. All Boys, All The Way!

    All Boys, All The Way!

    The reaction I receive when people learn of my all boy tribe can range anywhere from sympathy “you poor thing” to astonishment “four boys! Wow, you sure do have your hands full” and my pet hate, the common assumption we were “trying for a girl?” *insert eye roll*