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World Breast Pumping Day

World Breast Pumping Day

January 23 2023
It’s an area often overlooked in the UK in terms of antenatal education and support, but in th...
Easy Vegan Swaps

Easy Vegan Swaps

January 18 2023
Going vegan can be a great way to improve your health, reduce your environmental impact, and even...
Newborn Wonder No-jito

Newborn Wonder No-jito

January 13 2023
Mojito's are surely one of the top five cocktails to enjoy when on a night out..? They are minty,...
Get Up & Glow Reviver

Get Up & Glow Reviver

January 13 2023
This mocktail is fruity, botanical, tart and refreshing. It is the ideal drink for a celebration ...
Hospital bag essentials

Hospital bag essentials

December 22 2022
Packing a bag for the hospital can feel daunting, and you will worry about forgetting essential i...
Bumped Boxes - Imperfectly perfect packaging

Bumped Boxes - Perfectly imperfect packaging

December 20 2022
At HotTea Mama we try our best to ensure that all of our tea arrives to you in pristine condition...
The Final Push pineapple and mint mocktail

The Final Push Pineapple and Mint Mocktail

December 12 2022
This mocktail is fruity and refreshing. Ideal if you are not drinking alcohol, but would still li...
Festive PMS Balls

Festive Balls

November 25 2022
If you like Ferreo Roche you will love these 'healthier' Festive Balls. They are chocolatey, nutt...
FEWE - How hormones affect sleep

How do hormones affect my sleep?

November 22 2022
Did you know that your hormones can actually affect your sleep? Your ability to get a good night...
World Prematurity Day

World Prematurity Day

November 16 2022
World Prematurity Day is a global movement to raise awareness of premature birth and the impact i...
Milk's Up Christmas Porridge 3 Ways

Milk's Up Christmas Porridge 3 Ways

November 15 2022
These porridge recipes are all delicious and Christmassy!  The oats are a great source of galacta...
Pregnant lady wearing pink floral dress, holding a cup of get up and glow fruit tea

Hibiscus - is it safe in pregnancy?

November 9 2022
Learn more about why hibiscus is safe in pregnancy
Morning Rescue Tea and Gingebread

Morning Rescue Gingerbread

October 14 2022
This Jane's Patisserie recipe for gingerbread is quick, simple and delicious.  These gingerbread...
Sticky Toffee Oats & Milk's Up Tea

Autumnal Sticky Toffee Porridge

October 12 2022
This recipe for sticky toffee oats is like Autumn in a bowl. It is spicy, sticky and comforting, ...
6 Tips for Dealing With Morning Sickness During Pregnancy

6 Tips for Dealing With Morning Sickness During Pregnancy

October 11 2022
Morning sickness is common in pregnancy. Approximately 80% of women experience nausea and vomitin...
Infographic on a yellow background showing the common symptoms of menopause, hot flushes, low libido, night sweats, frequency of periods, insomnia, weight gain, brain fog, low energy levels and mood changes.

48 Symptoms Of Menopause

October 5 2022
Hot flushes are the most common symptom of perimenopause, but there are 47 other symptoms.  Everyone will be affected differently, but knowing how your body's hormonal changes will affect your body is important to understand.  So read more here!
Borro it, rent baby clothes

Money-saving shopping list for new parents

October 5 2022
As an expectant parent you might find friends, family, and shop assistants(!) telling you that yo...
Menopause Chocolate Bark

Menopause Chocolate Bark

September 28 2022
Menopausal symptoms are brought on by fluctuating hormones. This chocolate bark is a delicious sn...
No Bake Breastfeeding Bars

No Bake Breastfeeding Bars

September 23 2022
Breastfeeding Raspberry and Oat Bars   These fruity no bake bars are a delicious healthy snack, f...
Weight Gain During Pregnancy - Facts

Weight Gain During Pregnancy - Facts

September 14 2022
Weight Gain During Pregnancy Pregnancy weight gain is often spoken about in very negative terms. ...
Final Push Easy Chicken Curry

Final Push Easy Chicken Curry

September 14 2022
Easy Chicken Tikka Curry Spicy food is often suggested as a means of bringing on labour, and many...
Totally Tropical Pina Colada Smoothie

Final Stretch Piña Colada Smoothie

September 14 2022
Piña Colada Smoothie You may have read that eating a whole pineapple can start labour due to the ...
PCOS Apple & Cinnamon Bircher Muesli

PCOS Apple & Cinnamon Bircher Muesli

September 7 2022
PCOS Overnight Apple & Cinnamon Bircher Muesli Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common h...
Menopausal woman standing, drinking a cup of Take A Pause menopause tea

How Tea Can Support The Menopause

September 2 2022
Find out more about how certain herbs and teas can support you alongside HRT as you go through the menopause.
Morning Rescue tea box on wooden surface, next to glass of iced tea with lemon and ice in it

Morning Sickness Relief - Cloudy Lemonade

August 14 2022
This iced tea recipe requires only 3 simple ingredients, for a soothing, recovery drink if you're suffering from morning sickness.  Or also if you just want a low sugar lemonade!
Baby in pink cot with a hand holding Milk's Up breastfeeding tea pack close to camera

Why do I feel thirsty when I breastfeed?

August 9 2022

Why breastfeeding is dehydrating and how to combat this.


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Woman holding 'Daisy Jones and the Six' book

The HotTea Mama Tea-m's Favourite Tea and Books

August 9 2022
The HotTea Mama tea-m's favourite books, because we all need to make some time for ourselves and nothing is better than tea and a good book.
Woman outside holding ice lolly up to camera

Morning Sickness Electrolyte Ice Lollies

August 5 2022
Delicious and soothing, 4 ingredient ice lollies.
Woman holding dish of overnight oaty cheesecake and a cup of tea

Quick Oaty Breakfast Cheesecake For Busy Mums

August 2 2022
A delicious, indulgent breakfast recipe for busy mums - with added benefits for breastfeeding.
Menopause Yoghurt Bark with Take a Pause menopause support tea

Menopause Frozen Yoghurt Bark

July 19 2022
A delicious, cooling yoghurt bark recipe to support perimenopause and menopause.
Jug full of fruit and tea sangria, on table next to pack of Baby It's Cold Outside tea

Enjoy A Taste Of España With Our Sangria Mocktail

July 19 2022
A delicious, easy mocktail recipe for anyone after a sangria on a hot day.
Woman wearing sunglasses, holding glass of iced tea granita with raspberries in it.

Raspberry Leaf Tea Granita To Help Stay Cool In Your Third Trimester...

July 18 2022
A cooling iced raspberry leaf granita to help women in their third trimester of pregnancy.
Mum in sunny room, on sofa breastfeeding her baby with table next to her with tea on it.

How To Stay Hydrated When Breastfeeding

July 13 2022
Top tips for how to stay hydrated when breastfeeding in a heatwave.  From fruit to herbal teas and one-handed cups...
Woman holding a chocolate ball up to eat

Healthy quick chocolate energy ball recipe for busy Mamas

July 6 2022
A delicious recipe for high protein, high galactagogue chocolate balls.  Perfect for breastfeeding mums, or anyone looking for a healthy snack.
Woman stood in sunny garden, holding a Get Up And Glow iced lolly and smiling

Get Up & Glow Iced Tea Lollies

June 16 2022
Cool down with these simple tea ice lollies, made using our Get Up & Glow tea.
Pregnant lady in spotty dress, sitting a tea cup with HotTea Mama tea on her bump

How Teas Can Support Your Pregnancy

June 6 2022
Herbs and flowers are amazing, find out about their botanical benefits.