There’s something magical about spring – and for a mother it’s a happy time for the most practical of reasons. It’s a much nicer time for those embarking on breastfeeding for the first time… surely a little sunshine helps? Winter certainly doesn’t make pulling down your top to feed a little one very pleasant! You can read more on breastfeeding in this issue where Pinky Mckay uncovers the misconceptions around breastfeeding – in her words – 6 Big fat lies About Breastfeeding – read more on page 58. We also talk about sleep. Aaaah sleep, what parent doesn’t want more of that?! Annaliese Jones discusses the incredible healing qualities of a good night sleep on page 36. Don’t forget to check out the delicious healthy Eats section by Eleanor Ozich from Petite Kitchen on page 88 This issue she’s created some mouth watering Petite Boysenberry pies with yoghurt spelt pastry. Perfect for a spring picnic with the family. Enjoy the sunshine, the longer days and warmer nights and the Spring 2016 issue of the Natural Parent Magazine.