Begin your feeding journey safely and confidently
Let our Expert Dietician take you step-by-step through how to start your baby on solid foods
Tailored for those whose baby is 3-5 months old
Our Free Starting Solids Class is only possible with the support of our fantastic partner, Stokke. Here at The Baby Academy, we are incredibly passionate about making pregnancy and parental education accessible to all, so we are delighted to have partnered with Stokke to make this class happen.
The why's, when's, what's and how's of starting solids
The 3 stages of introducing solid foods
How things will change when baby is 12 months+
Getting a grasp of your baby's nutritional needs
Unsuitable foods for babies
Gagging reflex versus choking
When: We have dates and times to suit Moms in each and every State!
Midwife and Childbirth Class Instructor
Ellie has over 10 years of experience as a midwife including prenatal, labor, postnatal care and education. She has worked extensively with young parents delivering all aspects of midwifery with the caseload model of care and the Family Nurse Partnership programme. Her main passion lies in empowering women to be confident in their ability to grow and care for their babies. Ellie currently works with vulnerable families in a large teaching hospital.
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and Registered Nurse
Lizzie is an experienced International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and has been a qualified Nurse-Midwife for over a decade. She has worked since 2008 in numerous roles as a Nurse, Midwife, Infant Feeding Specialist Midwife and Specialist Public Health Nurse. All of which adds to her being able to offer holistic and in-depth breastfeeding support. Lizzie’s main role at the moment is being a mom to her two gorgeous children. Lizzie cares deeply about giving families compassionate care, practical support and comprehensive information to support families in their individual breastfeeding journey.