Milly and the Mulberry Tree

Written by: Dianne Edmonds Posted on 14 Jun 2022 0

This delightful new book is a touching read, especially as we have friends who once had a shadehouse full of mulberry trees for their silk worms.

Freddy the Not-Teddy

Written by: Dianne Edmonds Posted on 27 May 2022 0

Another lovely book from EK Books published this month is Freddy the Not-Teddy. Freddy is Jonah's favourite stuffed toy, but no one knows quite what Freddy is - a funky duck, a peculiar platypus, a punk rock penguin? 

Podcast on Postnatal Return to Boxing with PT Sam Kirker

Written by: Dianne Edmonds Posted on 26 May 2022 0

After her move from Brisbane, Qld to Newman, WA, Personal Trainer Sam Kirker has set up her Iron Sistas Personal Training business, with Boxing classes and PT sessions her starting point. Dianne talked to Sam, about how postnatal mums can prepare for returning to boxing after having a baby in this latest podcast. 

Get Ready, Mama!

Written by: Dianne Edmonds Posted on 14 Apr 2022 0

This new picture book from EK Books Get Ready, Mama!, written by Perth-based Sharon Giltrow, and Illustrated by talented Taiwanese Australian Arielle Li, cleverly uses role-reversal to turn the morning routine into a bonding experience for children and parents and carers, filled with giggles and relatable moments.

Podcast with Michelle Kenway on Returning to Fitness and Running Postnatally

Written by: Dianne Edmonds Posted on 01 Apr 2022 0

Michelle Kenway talks with Dianne about postnatal fitness, sharing her return to running advice. Michelle is a Physiotherapist from Brisbane and author of the international bestselling Inside Out series of books and DVD's. This launches Season 3 of the Running to the Core podcast, as Episode 21. 

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Dianne 13/01/2017 9:50:25 PM Great motto, I like that one! Taking a slow deep breath to absorb it. Hope it serves you well.

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Jennifer Blackford 13/01/2017 5:35:58 PM I love this concept. My motto for this year is, 'Stop, Slow Down and Focus on One Thing'.

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Eran Braveman 21/10/2015 9:46:32 PM Great post. A little shorter explanation but it worth reading. You have to provide a little more <a href="http://www.lightingstyle.com.au">lighting</a> on this topic.

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Dianne 3/07/2015 2:19:47 PM Thank you Wendy. That is good feedback for us. We are planning to include more on this topic, including aqua, on the pelvic floor and fitness. Appreciate your time to comment.

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Wendy Sutton 3/07/2015 10:00:47 AM I am a fitness instructor and Aqua Instructor at Todd Energy Aquatic Centre, New Plymouth, New Zealand. I am always keen to get more information on how I can help pregnant clients in and out of the water. Any new information in regards to pelvic floor exercises is always welcome.

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Marianne Ryan 12/06/2015 6:28:14 AM Thank you for such a nice write up about my book Dianne. And an even bigger thank you for all the support you gave me, especially during the "early" stages of writing it. xx

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Beth 1/12/2014 12:42:10 PM I purchased this for my daughter when I had a grandchild. My daughter found it very helpful and of course my grandson is just perfect.

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Sam 1/12/2014 8:29:15 AM I highly recommend this book. I learnt so much about better caring for my son, we are both so greatful.

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Dianne 2/08/2014 9:34:46 PM Thanks very much for your encouraging words about the site and it's valuable use. After taking the advice of Dr Sara Gottfried and "Pressing the Pause button", we will be continuing to work on the site.

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Nina Liz 2/08/2014 6:47:45 AM I find the pregnancy centre site a valuable resource. I hope that Dianne will continue to keep the site active and current. The content, layout and accessibility support site use for not only pregnant women, but women throughout the developmental spectrum.