Blueliner Hockey Welcomes New Sponsor

Blueliner Hockey is proud to announce a new sponsor. Buttercup Baby Classes based in Halton, Cheshire are an IAIM UK approved baby massage class.
Baby massage is a longstanding parenting tradition in many cultures, including Indian and African, and was introduced to the western world during the last 30 years, gaining in popularity in the UK since the late 1990’s.

The International Association of Infant Massage course is delivered over 5 sessions, each one building on the previous with time to practise the strokes learnt previously and adding in some new ones.  The course includes;

Massage stokes for legs, feet, stomach, chest, arms, hands, face and back
A short colic routine
Gentle movements and touch relaxation
The best time and for how long to massage
What massage oils to use
How to adapt the strokes for your baby’s individual needs and the growing child

Baby massage plays a huge role in developing bonds between parent and baby.
Benefits of baby massage include

Promotes bonding and attachment
Enhances communication
Relaxing for baby and carer
Reduces stress
Improves ability to read infant cues

The purpose of the IAIM is to promote nurturing touch and communication through training, education and research so that parents, caregivers and children are loved, valued and respected throughout the world community.
You can more on Buttercup Baby Classes on their website and on Facebook

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Neil Tucker

Neil has written on ice hockey for many websites concentrating on British ice hockey mostly. Neil also covers ice hockey in other countries and organises his Blueliner Hockey Tour. A graduate of the Manchester Metropolitan University Neil turned his hand to hockey writing in 2009. As well as contributing on Blueliner Hockey Neil has contributed to Get Real Hockey and Slapshot Magasine.

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