Sharlene, known as NZ’s Baby Whisperer, is a postnatal advisor who offers parents nationwide her guidance and advice, helping families to have a more enjoyable experience in parenting in the early years. Sharlene offers parental “coaching” in the following key areas.

Preparing for your baby

Feeding Advice

Daily Routines

Day to day lifestyle suggestions

Sleeping Problems

Sibling Adjustment

Sharlene visits parents in their own homes for a selected period of time, she listens and observes, then problem solves giving suggestions and ideas tailored to each families individual needs. Alongside home visits there are other options like phone consultations, Skype calls and group seminars…read more

New Arrival

Sharlene’s videos with top techniques


This is the practical handbook that every mother needs when preparing for a new baby. Broken down into easy-to-follow timeframes from preparing for arrival and birth right through to 12 months, you’ll quickly find answers to everything you need to know

Latest News

Where have we been?

George was 6 months on Sunday and the past month has passed in one big blur!  Currently I am working with George looking after 10mth old baby, 24hrs a day for just over a week.  As I finally make it to bed at 9.50pm, I have an over-tiredness that gives you energy at night, so […]

Where has my small chatty baby gone?

For so many weeks George has been so vocal, chatting and laughing every time he was awake and playing. Now that developmental stage has been taken-over by his new skill – Rolling!  It started with rolling from tummy to back; starting accidently with loosing balance with his high back arches but quickly turned into purpose […]

George start’s teething and solids!

In my previous blog I mentioned that George was a little grizzly at times and how I apply my term ‘distract before you react’ at times when he is a little grizzly. My latest need for distraction with George has been due to his teething and the developmental change (4mths) where they are getting bored […]

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