Aster & Oak Maternity Blog Posts

Maternity – Read about throwing a baby shower, buying your newborn clothing, planning your hospital stay, your guide to shopping for your newborn and much much more! Everything you need to know about being a new mum including our top 5 essentials for new mums with our fave being Hotmilk lingerie! We regularly have articles written by health professionals such as important services and is provided by midwives, doctors, nurses.

Information about pregnancy and prenatal care, stylish pregnancy and fashionable pregnancy clothes, how to look after yourself after having your baby and so many more.

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Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe With Hidden Veggies That Kids Love!

I have been asked numerous times to share my ‘famous’ spaghetti bolognese recipe, so here it is! This recipe is simple, quick and full of flavour and best of all, the kids absolutely LOVE it!! Lets be honest, as mothers we dont have endless hours to prepare and cook a fancy meal and alot of us have fussy children that look at vegetables like they are poison. Our Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe Can be made any day of the week and any leftovers can be frozen.

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Top 5 Essentials For New Mums

Like most first time mums, I honestly did not know what to pack for the hospital. I was so excited for my little girl to come, so much so that I had packed a whole month before my due date. Then I unpacked and packed again. This happened a few times. In the end, I managed to stuff everything and the kitchen sink into a 100L suitcase. I can’t really remember what I packed but I do know that almost half of it went unused. So because of this, i thought i would share our top 5 essentials for new mums.

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Throw A Beautiful Baby Shower With These Essential Tips

Having a baby is one of the most extraordinary experiences in your life. While pregnancy is never easy, it gives you nine months to prepare for the arrival of your new baby. Your baby will need a lot of nappies, creams, clothes and bedding. It can be very expensive. Thankfully baby showers give your friends and relatives a chance to pitch in and welcome your little one into the world with a helpful gift.

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