|Baby won't stop crying: 7 ways to soothe your baby|
When you hear your newborn baby crying you'll probably feel a mixture of distress, worry and guilt but being a mum is the toughest job in the world so don't make things harder for yourself by questioning your parenting skills...
|VBAC delivery: All you need to know about Vaginal Birth After Cesarean|
Trying for a vaginal birth after having a previous child by cesarean can be a daunting decision to make. If you're considering VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean) you'll want to know all the facts: What it is, how to prepare for it, the risks and complications involved and the rewards...
|The positive side of sibling rivalry: An interview with the Brownlee Brothers|
While it can be frustrating for parents to cope with sibling rivalry, there’s many reasons why it can actually be beneficial for kids to grow up with a competitive spirit – as long it’s harnessed in the right way...
|Womb Tube: New YouTube trend sees women reveal pregnancy test results live|
Something that used to be very private has now become all kinds of public with a new YouTube trend. There are now over 12,000 videos of women posting footage of themselves online as they wait to discover the results of a pregnancy test...
|How to dress your baby bump like an A-list star|
Expecting a baby used to mean you were confined to the fashion wilderness for 9 months, but famous mums like Kate Middleton and Victoria Beckham have proved that this doesn't have to be the case. These hot mamas make pregnancy look chic and it definitely can be...
|How to hold your newborn: Ben Cohen's 'Cuddle Mastery Guide|
Former England rugby star Ben Cohen is currently starring in the latest series of BBC One's Strictly Come Dancing. The sporting icon - also known as the 'David Beckham of rugby' - seems to be taking to the dance floor like a duck to water...
|Pregorexia: The rise of eating disorders in pregnant women|
Pregnancy used to be a taboo subject, but now everything from water births to weight gain seem to be open to public discussion. While demystifying pregnancy can only be a good thing, what this has meant is that pregnant women are finding themselves – and their bodies – scrutinised like never before...
|Clearblue live chat! Get your conception and fertility questions answered by a Clearblue expert Dr Alex Vass|
If you've got questions about fertility, conception or ovulation then this is for you. We've teamed up with the experts at Clearblue to offer an exclusive web chat with one of their leading experts in all things fertility...
|New Clearblue Ovulation Kit: Get pregnant quicker - the natural way|
For some of us, we spend our lives going to great lengths to ensure that we don’t get pregnant. But then when we decide it’s the right time to have a baby, we’re shocked to find that we don’t automatically get pregnant...
|UK Maternity leave: Parental leave to have maximum flexibility|
Parental leave in the UK is set to get a massive shake-up by 2015 with new Government plans announced today allowing parents "maximum flexibility" to share up to a year's parental leave to look after their new born children...
|Most popular baby names: Last year's favourites|
For some new mums, picking a baby name is easy; they know before conception they want a Samantha Rose or a Christopher Robert. For others, it's one of the toughest decisions ever!
|New baby blog week 48 - A belated celebration|
As we're not in Asutralia very often - we celebrated "Christmas" in the sun last Sunday.
|New baby blog week 52 - one year old|
Naly turned one year old this week!!
|New baby blog week 51 - when she grows up...|
Can you believe it? Naly turns ONE early next week! One already! Time does fly when you have children, this means another thing, I’m going to get older very fast!
|New baby blog week 50 - Learning with pictures|
I’ve been teaching Naly some basic words like ‘mama’, ‘dada’, ‘Nanna’ & ‘Pops’, I’ve also been talking to her none stop, pointing out everyday objects and her surroundings to her to tell her what they are called...
|New baby blog week 49 - Naly's first steps|
Around lunch time, we were just talking about when Naly was going to start walking, she crawls very fast at the moment, and sometimes she would stand up and stays there for awhile, obviously thinking about taking that big step...
|New careers for mums with NCT|
The NCT and the University of Worcester are offering university-accredited training for mums who'd like to become an NCT practioner.
|New baby blog week 47 - Australia|
Put another shrimp on the barbie mate!
|New baby blog week 46 - Thailand|
We touched down in Phuket in mid-afternoon, it was lovely and warm, not humid like Singapore.
|New baby blog week 45 - Flying to Australia with baby|
We’ve been waiting for this week for awhile now, we are flying to Australia for Christmas and New Year with Naly, where she’ll finally meet her dad’s family.