5 reasons why you can use a dummy when breastfeeding

Here are my five reasons why you can use a dummy when breastfeeding your baby. Dummies are wonderful they can soothe your baby in an instant and it shouldn’t be something that you feel guilty about using and they most certainly are not going to ruin breastfeeding for you. Should you feel guilty about giving you’re newborn a dummy? What about nipple confusion, isn’t this the easy option? What if your baby becomes “addicted to their dummy” and doesn’t want you anymore? Isn’t that the lazy option! These were a few of...

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Baby Changing Bag Checklist

Here are Aubrey & Co do's and don't for your changing bag checklist. As a mother of three I’ve certainly had experience with packing a changing bag or two. In the early days I forgot a vital item many a time and wished I’d had the heads up as a new mum. So, I thought this guide might be of use to some of the mums out there who are just about to embark on this new life-changing journey. First, I’d like to say that a good changing bag is worth its weight in gold, and it will go everywhere with you for 18 months at least, so take time to...

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Why your baby needs a comfort blanket

Mushie’s comfort Blankets are here at Aubrey & Co They are a great addition to any new mum's 'must have' items.  Not only are they soft, gorgeous, and calming, they also bring comfort and security to your little one and stimulate your child’s senses. The Comfort Blanket is available in 5 different colours and 2 different designs, and the size makes it an ideal blanket to take with you when you are out and about. It is also great for naptimes. The Lovey Blankets are made of 100% organic cotton...

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Upgrading our Customer Service experience going into the New Year!

We are 100% committed to making your customer service experience better and we want to share all the new things we will be doing to our business to improve. This new year has been a long time coming hasn't it? It had been a year of new challenges and opportunities for everyone and as a team we really thrived in adversity. Moving in to 2021 we feel a little wiser and more seasoned at adapting to change, that doesn't mean that we can sit back on...

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Bibs Supreme in Latex

For our customers who have traditionally bought Bibs Supreme Silicone dummies from us, we have recently been made away that due to supply chain changes in the UK that this shape and style will now only be available in latex. So what does this mean for my Bibs Supreme dummies? The shape and style of the dummy...

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Stylish gifts for new mums straight to your front door

This year we have put some stylish gifts for new mums together with all your favourite products and what's better you can have them sent directly to the recipient with one of our lovely gift cards. Free delivery on all orders over £32, just £3.50 standard delivery. As a small business we have been on the COVID rollercoaster this year. From the initial sucker...

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How to recognise teething symptoms in babies

It's easy to get distracted by all the gorgeous designs and new colours but how do you recognise teething symptoms in babies and do our teething products really help? The teething stage is a very important part of babies physical development but also their emotional development. How they develop coping mechanisms and learn to comfort themselves. So what's going on... technically speaking babies can begin teething from 3 months to 36 months, each...

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Social and Mental Distancing?

I’m a people person, I touch everybody, all the time, I didn’t realise how much until COVID-19. But somehow not being able to be around other people made me feel claustrophobic, after months of feeling this way I finally got some mental distancing in this weekend. A short trip to the coast with my mum and sisters, we drove down to Bournemouth, found a quiet spot on Boscombe beach and just sat, hung out, chatted and enjoyed some space from the day to day. (I also rented a paddle board, one of...

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Lifestyle Photoshoot Fun with Aubrey & Co

The current COVID-19 outbreak definitely threatened our lifestyle photoshoot day a few weeks ago but we were lucky enough to be able to proceed safely with extra precautions in place. The amazing support we received from the families involved was only matched by the fun we had. First up the gorgeous Paula, due in just 9 days, came to model our teething necklaces. She was a great sport given that she was about to pop and getting changed to model our various collections couldn't have been that easy. I couldn't help but...

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10 Uses for a Muslin

The ultimate must have baby product! Here are our top 10 uses for a muslin. There are definitely some luxury items out there (motorised rocker, wipe warmers) but this is an essential! I don't know a single mum with a newborn who doesn't have a Muslin constantly tucked in the back of her jeans/over the should or wrapped around the handle of the buggy - here's why! My top 10 uses for a Muslin Cleaning Up Baby Spit - yep the sexiest part of having...

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