The Motherhood Project
HEALTH ANd WELLNESS directory
WELEDA Mother & Baby Care. As a parent you naturally want the best for your child. Weleda believes your baby’s delicate skin is best cared for with all the goodness of nature. The Weleda Mother & Baby Care range has been developed in partnership with midwives and covers all your needs during this special time in your life.
RRP $15.90 – $29.90. Available at weleda.co.nz, selected online retailers, health stores and pharmacies. @weledanz
Made4Baby and Made4Kids are a range of natural skincare products for babies and children all made in NZ. Our products are designed to be gentle on newborn and sensitives skins but have fun, easy to use packaging for our Washes, Lotions and Oils. And introducing our new sunscreen: Natural50 - SPF50, 2 hours water resistant, UVA/UVB, fragrance free - all tested to NZ/Australian regulations.
THE KITE APP launches Jan 19th 2019. It is specifically designed to give mothers practical tools to navigate the complexities of Mum life. This app takes you through 14 mini programs that we affectionately call “Kites”. These are on a range of personal development topics that are specific challenges of mum life. These include sleep, stress management, relationships, mum guilt and coping with the juggle- to name just a few. There is even a “mum friendly” technology detox. You create your own journey, stopping and starting Kites as you wish - it’s as easy as that!
The Sleep store
THE SLEEP STORE is an multi-award winning store that has been helping babies and parents find sleep since 2006 with free expert sleep advice and a specialised range of sleep and baby essentials. You will not find a better range of swaddles, sleeping bags, linen, clothing, carriers and wellbeing styles all available with prompt delivery from this trusted NZ online store. Join The Sleep Store's support groups on Facebook and follow them on social for tips, specials, sneak peeks and advice.
CLEAN - your home, your planet
CLEAN - YOUR HOME YOUR PLANET provides everything you need to start your journey to replacing chemical based cleaners in your home. DIY Cleaners from HOMEMADE ingredients in your REUSABLE glass bottle. Made easy with simple to follow cleaner recipe right on the side!
BREASTMATES focus on mums throughout pregnancy and post-baby, (whether breastfeeding or bottle feeding) and have all the gear you'll need. We stock quality maternity clothes that are dualwear for breastfeeding - many are our own exclusive designs. There's much more to our store than just maternity clothes. Breastmates is here for you.
EGG hatched in 2000 in New Zealand - maternity and breastfeeding clothes are designed with all bodies, seasons and occasions in mind. Creators of the EGG Essential Care Well-being range for Mama and Bubba. Created using carefully considered ingredients and blends to enhance and support a Mama and Bubbas pregnancy journey. Love your Body as much as your Baby does.
NAKED BABY ECO BOUTIQUE - we have carefully selected each and every baby product to align with your vision to raise your children in a sustainable, low-tox environment. We have scoured the globe to source the very best in baby carriers, blankets, beautiful organic baby clothing, formula, modern cloth nappies, natural baby skin care and eco toys. Using our firsthand experience, we've created a one-stop shop for families wanting natural, organic baby goods from brands they can trust.
Alexis Fletcher-Reid is a registered midwife and nutritionist who has worked with hundreds of families over the past 10 years. With the internet available 24/7, it’s completely normal to search, self-diagnose and become overwhelmed by what to do next. Blossom aims to support parents, and parents-to-be, to better understand normal baby behaviour – enabling you to feel more confident in your parenting style.
nutrition by Gina rose
GINA ROSE is a clinical nutritionist who specialises in baby, children and women’s health. Gina is incredibly knowledgable about looking after ourselves and our family from the inside out, nurturing our mind, body and soul. Gina is available for phone and Skype consultations all over the country and is based in Hawkes Bay.
MILKBAR go above and beyond to support and inspire Mother’s throughout their maternal and breastfeeding journey. By providing support and high quality, clever technology that has been designed with logic, nature, and mother’s in mind, we challenge the traditional designs, acquiring amazing results and save breastfeeding journey’s when hope was otherwise lost.
MUMA’S HEALING BALM - We’ve created some balms… turns out they’re pretty good!
Locally made in the sunny Hawkes Bay with all natural ingredients.
Rough n Tumble Balm- perfect for every first aid kit! Treat wounds, burns, grazes, eczema & more!
Nipple balm for breastfeeding Muma’s, to PREVENT & TREAT those sore damaged nipples!
I'm a personal stylist specialising in women looking and feeling great in their everyday style. I offer 1-on-1 styling packages and shopping experiences in Auckland, as well as online support nation-wide. Let me help you elevate your everyday style.
Oh Natural is New Zealand's largest conscious beauty and lifestyle store, stocking over 100 local and international all natural brands. We stock cruelty-free makeup, zero waste beauty and home products, eco-friendly sanitary care and baby goods, and a large vegan selection. Shipping is fast and free within NZ if you spend $80 or more AND we have a great loyalty point scheme.
LUXE NURSING PADS are a superior nursing pad, made for the comfort and ease of breastfeeding. They offer the ultimate protection for both milk absorbency and senstivie skin. Each pad is individually handmade with several layers for style and practicality. They also provide a subtle lift and light support inside your maternity bra.
Buck & Baa
BUCK & BAA are a beautiful children's clothing brand with a social and environmental conscience. They are committed to only work alongside like-minded suppliers who have ethical and sustainable manufacturing processes. Be sure to check out their stunning baby and child range.
MOMM (Mind Over Matter Mums) offer real and relevant events for all Mums. Our events are all about you as a Mum and all have a self care focus, including exercise sessions such as HIIT, yoga, pilates plus meditation, nutrition, mindfulness and more. We aim to give you ideas and tools to be a happier healthier version of you.