Lois Wattis is a Registered Nurse and Midwife, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and a Fellow of the Australian College of Midwives. Working in both hospital and community settings, Lois has enhanced her midwifery skills and expertise by providing woman-centered care to hundreds of mothers and babies, including more than 50 women who chose to give birth at home. Lois is eminently quali ed to o er advice and support to new parents via the New Baby 101 App. and Book. Lois is the author of numerous articles and professional guidelines which have been published in parenting magazines and midwifery journals in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. All advice provided in New Baby 101 is based on reliable evidence and research, and Lois' common-sense approach will both inform and reassure parents as they gain new skills and con dence during the rst few months of baby's life. Lois' passionate approach to birth and breastfeeding nurtures women's inborn mothering instincts, supporting and enabling them to make informed choices from Birth journey to Babymoon. Lois has acquired broad experience as an independently practising midwife, mother and grandmother and works in a specialist Lactation Consultancy role in a major regional hospital as well as running her private practice "Babymoon Home Visits" on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland.