Brisbane Master Class

The very popular and informative Midwife Cath Master Class series is back for 2019. Lovingly brought you by Bellamy’s Organic. This Master Class is suitable for pregnant mums and partners, new mums and partners plus all grandparents, nannies and carers.   where – The Johnson, 477 Boundary St, Spring Hill QLD (07) 30857200 when – Tuesday March […]

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Phone or Skype Gift Certificate

Instead of flowers and clothes buy your friends a gift of a phone or Skype consultation with Midwife Cath. The certificate can be used before the baby is born for some pre natal advice or after for some guidance with feeding and sleeping issues of the new baby!! To purchase email midwifecath@gmail.com Cost – Phone […]

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Midwife Cath’s Master Class Series 2019

The Midwife Cath’s Master Class series, lovingly brought to you by Bellamys Organic.  Below are the dates for your diary – venues to be added asap. Time 9.30 – 1pm Cost – $150 per person attending To book send an email with your credit card details to jo@jostuckeyconsulting.com.au PLUS the number of people attending Goody […]

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Midwife Cath, MELBOURNE Master Class

The very popular and informative Midwife Cath Master Class series is back for 2019. Lovingly brought you by Bellamy’s Organic. This Master Class is suitable for pregnant mums and partners, new mums and partners plus all grandparents, nannies and carers.   where – Bayview on the Park – 52 Queens Rd; Melbourne when – Thursday […]

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Pulled Elbow in children – ouch!!

Always be careful to steer clear of games that involve swinging or grabbing a child by their hands or arms. This kind of seemingly harmless play can lead to serious injuries, most commonly a pulled elbow. These sorts of injuries are completely preventable; here are a few hints to prevent any painful play-related episodes for […]

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New York Magazine Article – by Amelia Lester

The most important piece of advice I received while pregnant did not come in the form of a well-intentioned Google spreadsheet, though there were a lot of those. Instead, it came from a stranger, an Australian woman who approached me after I had done some public speaking late in pregnancy. Her advice wasn’t about how […]

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15 things a baby does not need!!

1. A swing –  babies do no t need swings they need the floor! 2. A walker – babies will walk when they are developmentally ready to and walkers are dangerous 3. Seats – babies do not need seats, they do not need to sit up until they can crawl – they need to play […]

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Let babies play

Mother nature has a plan for child development and we should not interrupt her plan which includes the following very basic steps. Your baby needs to be on the floor for all of his play time.  And what I mean my the floor is flat on the floor, not in a seat, not in a […]

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Progressive development

The process of normal development   The more new parents understand what is normal is the more they can relax, encourage, identify and celebrate the achievements of their baby, rather than being consumed by worry about what’s normal and what’s not. When you bring your newborn home, they can immediately commence a small amount of […]

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meningococcal infection

A bacterial infection that can start without warning and become very serious, very quickly, meningococcal infection can cause permanent disabilities and death. One in ten people with meningococcal will die. You must go straight to the ER of your nearest hospital if you suspect your child may have a meningococcal infection.   signs and symptoms […]

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