welcome to DR Mom’s

Dr Mom’s Homoeopathics & Apothecary is a range of herbal and organic products, researched and developed by homoeopath Dr Taryn Turner.

They are made in small batches from organic, non-GMO, halaal ingredients.
Unless otherwise stated, all products are alcohol-free and safe to use for the whole family, including breastfeeding mothers.

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Homeopathics, tinctures and immune boosters with a focus on the family.

About Dr Mom

Dr Taryn Turner, a Homoeopath with over 12 years’ experience in private practice, has a special interest in paediatrics and women’s health. She worked for 10 years as a midwifery assistant, assisting at home births and water births; supporting at hospital births and caesareans. She is passionate about assisting new moms with breastfeeding, bonding and mothering skills, and helping mothers nurture their instincts. She promotes gentle parenting and holistic health.

Dr Taryn is a mother to 4 homeschooling children, and runs an NPO for disabled animals.

Articles

Local is Lekker this Christmas

It's so easy to be lured by the colours and flashing lights of the made in China deluge. But 9 times out of 10, the toy has broken by the time the wrapping debris has been cleared from the floor on Christmas morning. Why not shop locally this year? Look for handmade...

Natural Baby Products

Many moms are concerned about the number of chemicals our babies are bombarded with. Here are some of the companies in South Africa that sell baby-friendly and earth-friendly products. They do not contain parabens, petrochemicals, sulphated surfactants such as SLS,...

Remembearance Bears

I am a very sentimental person. I have the first outfits that each of my babies wore, and I have loads of baby clothes and blankets that I simply can't part with. I stumbled across Remembearance Bears who make the most gorgeous teddy bears using (amongst other things)...

Eco-Friendly, Baby-Friendly Disposables

Most of you know that I am a huge fan and promoter of cloth nappies. But sometimes, you need the convenience of a disposable. I like to use disposables when I am out for a long period. I also used them when my daughter was in hospital. I am SO pleased that we have an...

Baby food on the run

While I try to make all my daughter’s food from scratch using organic, locally sourced fruit and veg, this is not always possible. Sometimes I am caught away from home longer than expected, or taking a long trip, or just run out of time to make something. Whatever the...

If the shoe fits…

 Pitta-Patta Strappy White shoes When I found out I was expecting a girl, after having 3 boys, one of the things I was most excited about was buying shoes! What I soon realised is that not all baby shoes are created equal and some can be downright bad for baby's feet....

Busy Mom Recipe of the Week: Lentils 3 ways

I LOVE my slow cooker. I think it is the best invention for any busy mom. I use it at least twice a week - pop ingredients in in the morning, turn it on and when you get home, voila! Dinner is made. It is fantastic for pulses (which I always burn on the stove top)....

Fine and Dandy!

We all know about BPA in babies’ bottles but it seems to be in just about everything, including the bowls and spoons we use for feeding. I was so excited to find a range that is not only BPA-free and organic but actually made from corn! Dandelion feeding utensils are...