Helpline: Babies who prefer mum over dad, travelling sleep routines and more

Posted in Feed Play Love.

Mothercraft nurse Chris Minogue is back after the summer break. Chris has over 30 years experience helping families tweak their schedules so that family life can flow more smoothly.

On this episode of Helpline she tackles:

  • A 22-month-old who won’t let dad do anything
  • Sleep routines for a one-year-old traveling to Singapore
  • A cat-napping eight-week-old
  • A 16-month-old who will only do day naps in the pram
  • How to wean an 11-month-old
  • Settling a six-month-old who doesn’t want to sleep in their cot
  • Whether to persist toilet training a two-and-a-half-year-old
  • A ten-month-old waking constantly through the night

Listen to Chris Minogue on Feed Play Love:

Welcome back to Helpline for 2020! As always, our mothercraft nurse Chris Minogue is here to answer your tricky baby and toddler questions. Whether you need help with sleep, feeding, fussiness and more, pop your questions in the comments!**Due to the high volume of questions we get on Helpline each week, we can only answer one question per person. We do our best to get to as many questions as possible, but can’t guarantee that we will answer every one we receive. If we don’t get to your question, we may have answered it on a previous Helpline so check out our past episodes at

Posted by Babyology on Sunday, January 5, 2020

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