Sleep Sleep

Sleep and the attainment of regular uninterrupted sleep for parent and baby continues to be the topic highest on the agenda of new parents. Without regular peaceful sleep, anxiety and stress can become overwhelming for both baby and parent. Creating an environment where sleep is …

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“Will we play it again?” Declan and Out of the Blue

From earliest infancy, children enjoy repetitive musical patterns and familiar songs. Declan here is clearly a fan of Out of the Blue, and his dad is happy to play it and sign along for him! …

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A Better Baby Lullaby

Here is a beautiful and thought provoking video showing the powerful positive effect of music making on the well-being and healthy development of prematurely born babies.. …

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Irish Times: Drawing Children In with a Beautiful Voice

Sheila Weyman in the Irish Times Health Plus: It’s not hard to understand how children would be drawn in by the beautiful, ethereal quality of her voice… The simple phrasing of the songs reflects how a small child will intimately examine an object. See Full …

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Irish Times: I Am a Little Boat

Siobhan Long in the Irish Times: I Am a Little Boat is a fleet-footed, feather-light collection of songs, musings and lullabies for young children. It’s a freewheeling project in which Kelleher, without ever patronising her audience, inhabits a world rich in imagination and fantasy. Read …

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Southern Star: Unique album supports well-being

Jackie Keogh in the Southern Star: The album is a collection of musical pictures that are designed to give rich and joyful listening experiences to children and these are enhanced by the beautiful artwork of Inge Van Doorslaer. I’m a Little Boat provides an important …

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Irish Examiner: When learning is music to their ears

Helen O’Callaghan in the Irish Examiner: It’s a collection of musical ‘pictures’ to give rich, joyful listening experiences and it tracks the moods and changes of energy typical of very small children — sleepy to wakeful, to playful to quiet, to sleepy again. …

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