Following on from my post about singing with your toddler (you can read that here) I thought I'd write a little post about using instruments with your baby or toddler. I'm sure most people have realised that toddlersjust love making a noise...well my toddler does anyway. She can make an instrument out of anything and… Continue reading 5 ways to make music with a toddler
I recently read an article titled 'New research finds link between some baby books and postnatal depression'. (You can read it here.) The research has been carried out by Swansea University and someone posted it in a Facebook group. I did not suffer with postnatal depression but did find having a baby very difficult and… Continue reading When your baby hasn’t read the manual
I feel my first proper post as The Music Mummy should be about my favourite thing. Singing! I have seen first hand the value of singing in the lives of children (because its what I do for a job). Anyone can google the benefits of singing and find countless articles about how good it is...for everyone,… Continue reading 5 ways to get singing with your baby/toddler
If you follow any of my social media you may have spotted that I've mentioned a big name change for the blog a few times now. Shortly after I post this I'm going to officially change the name of the blog to ..... drum roll please ..... The Music Mummy. So you will be able to find… Continue reading I am the music mummy.
I must begin by saying that this is definitely not a how to get your baby to sleep post. I read a lot of those and got nowhere! We tried a bit of everything and in the end, after 14 months, our daughter decided she would try this sleep thing out and found she loved… Continue reading How to survive without sleep