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Smiley And SO CUTE! Check Out These Amazing Pictures Of Happy Babies

We're getting pretty broody over here... British photographer Sandi Ford knows what parents are talking about when they say they want their babies to look as cute as humanly possible...

11 Ways To Make Your Kids' Clothes Last Longer

Don't you wish they could just stay cute and small forever? It would solve so many wardrobe issues and a whole lot of dollar too. Luckily, there's a few life hacks out there to...

15 Things Kids Do That Make Parents Go Crazy

There's no point in beating around the bush: kids are amazing at being annoying. Don't think for one second that your kids are angels because they're not. Yeah, they certainly...

10 Halloween Craft Ideas You Can Do With Your Kids!

These are crafts you can do the day OF Halloween to bring in some last minute holiday cheer! Ghost Lollipop Bouquet A simple and fun DIY craft that won't break the bank. Find...

Mood Swings Every Mum-to-Be Will Have During Pregnancy

One day, you're sitting at the office going about your work and everything is fine. The next you're sitting under a pile of tissues bawling over a video you just watched of a...

20 Must-Try Hairstyles for Little Girls

Through primary school and most of secondary school, my mother always did my hair. Braids and pigtails were her strong suit, but sometimes she even helped me curl my locks by...

Eastenders Actress Encourages People To Share Their Stillborn Baby Stories With #SayTheirName

Every so often a soap storyline breaks our hearts, and Eastender's recent storyline is one of them. After learning that her unborn baby is died, Tuesday's episode showed Shabnam...

Misconceptions, Causes and Symptoms: Everything You Need To Know About Having A Miscarriage

Having a miscarriage is a devastating and confusing time for everyone involved. It leaves you wanting answers and reasons why. With the help of Dr Shazia Malik, Consultant Obstetr...

These Kids Tried Lunches From Around The World And Were Clearly Not Impressed

Everyone knows that school lunches are awful. If your mum makes them, they’re boring. If your school makes them, you’re bound to find a hair sooner or later. So to illustrate...

Rochelle Humes Framed Her Newborn Baby's Umbilical Cord And People Are Equally Disgusted And Amazed

Parenting can be a minefield - even more so for celebrity mums and dads. Rochelle Humes - the former Saturdays singer and Ninja Warrior UK presenter - is the latest culprit to...

Mum's Photos Of Stillborn Son Who Didn't Survive Car Crash Will Break Your Heart

When Emma Fairbairn was involved in a car accident while pregnant in May, she experienced a situation that every mother-to-be dreads: a lost heartbeat. WARNING: The following...

Advice for getting pregnant after 40

Advice for getting pregnant after 40 Getting pregnant can be hard at the best of times but when you're over a certain age unfortunately things can get even harder.If you and your...

Everything You Need To Know About Getting Pregnant After 35

Getting pregnant after 35 years of age is becoming much more common than it used to be but women are still concerned about the risks for both mother and baby. Egg production peaks...

This Three-year-old's 'Sick' Breastfeeding Comments Are Dividing The Internet

Last week we introduced you to spiritual mother Tasha Maile who firmly believes there's nothing wrong or weird about having sex at the same time as breastfeeding your young children...

This Mum Is Causing Outrage For 'Piercing' Her Baby Daughter's Adorable Dimple

Sometimes you have to resort to shock tactics to get your point across and that's exactly what this mum did by sharing this outrageous image of her toddler sporting a dimple piercing...

Top 100 Baby Names For Your Little One

Choosing a name for your baby has to be one of the hardest decisions you'll make in your life. It's got to suit them from day dot right up to when they're applying for their dream job...

Is It OK To Have Sex At The Same Time As Breastfeeding? This Blogger Reckons It Is

Parents - especially mothers - are constantly judged about the way they've chosen how and how not to raise their children. High on this list of hotly-debated topics is breastfeeding...

The Poshest Baby Names For Your 2017 Newborn

Choosing the perfect name for your precious newborn baby is the first real test of parenthood - how do you decide on the lifelong identity of a small person when all they've got...

This Candid No Filter Post-birth Photo Will Touch Every Mother

Pregnancy and child birth are no easy feat and while the pressure for women to regain their pre-pregnancy figures immediately after welcoming a mini human into the world is rife...

Sex after giving birth: tips to get your sex life back on track

Sex after having a baby A few weeks after the birth of your baby you're back at home, you're getting into the swing of things with your new baby but getting back into your sex...

Registering the birth of your baby

If baby's on the way, you need to know when, where and how to register the birth and get a certificate. Here are the basics you need to know. A legal requirementYou are legally...

Expecting twins

Two bundles of joy means more organisation! Here's everything you need to know about being pregnant with twins to help you prepare for the birth. When do you find out?Twin pregnancies...

Hyperactivity in children

Is your child a little monster, leaping all over the place, shouting, struggling to concentrate and learn to read? Your child could be hyperactive. It’s difficult for both the...

Amniocentesis

During your pregnancy your doctor may offer you an amniocentesis. What is it? Does it indicate abnormalities for the baby? Here's what you need to know. What is it?Amniocentesis...

Pocket money

Is pocket money a good idea? How much should you give your children? All parents ask themselves these questions... here's a quick guide. Should I give my children pocket money or not...

Trying to Conceive? Here's How to Maximise Your Chances of Having a Baby

Decided to try for a baby? You and your partner might need to make some healthy adjustments to your lifestyle and eating habits before you start trying to conceive. From nutritional...

The Oedipus complex

The Oedipus complex was a term first used to describe a normal stage of emotional development in little boys, a series of impulses that, at around 2 to 3 years of age, drives...

Baby's first month

Your baby will change enormously during the first month of life. Getting your little bundle of joy to sleep, feeding and changing will take over your life, and you'll be amazed...

Recruiting a nanny

If you hire a nanny, she (or he) will have the responsibility for your baby and contribute to his/her emotional wellbeing. Choosing the right person is important, so here’s some...

How to tell children about death?

How do you tell your children about death? Parents often tend to avoid the subject to protect young children, but there comes a point at which you can't deny the truth. How do...

A new arrival in the family

It’s not always easy for a youngster to become a big brother or sister and accept a new arrival into the family. From the announcement of the pregnancy to the arrival of the baby...

Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy: The Effects On Your Baby

Doctors have always strongly advised pregnant women to avoid consuming alcohol because it can damage their unborn baby. Just as it’s accepted that smoking while pregnant is bad...

20 Cute Ideas For The Ultimate Baby Shower

Planning a baby shower is the ultimate excuse to come up with some of the cutest creative ideas. From cookies to cupcakes, decorations and games, no baby shower is complete without...

The Baby-Inspired Workout That's Harder Than You Think

Parents - who says you need a workout buddy your own age? Sometimes it takes the cutest viral video on YouTube to remind us that babies do more than spit up, cry, and demand all...

Giving Birth At Home Is A 'Safer' Option For Mums-To-Be

Feeling broody? This will come as big news!! According to new advice from the NHS, giving birth at home is a ‘safer’ option for many mums-to-be. Which means under the new guidelines...

The Essential Shopping Check List For Newborns & Mums To Be

Looking for the ultimate checklist of must-have items for your newborn? Join the club! We know how overwhelming planning for your new arrival can be, especially if it's your first...

9 Indoor Activities to Do With Your Children on a Snow Day

When you're young, snow days are the best. But once you're working a full-time job, which requires a full-on blizzard for a snow day, or you're a stay-at-home mum, when your kids...

Why Children Wet the Bed & How You Can Deal With It As a New Parent

For a first-time parent, the feeling of complete unpreparedness is pretty standard. Checking for monsters under the bed and hoping to God something actually isn't there? Learning...

10 Reactions People Have When You Tell Them You're Preggo

Remember how all your friends acted when you told them you were engaged? Well that's probably how they'll react to your pregnancy news as well. With a baby on the way, they'll...

The eighth month of pregnancy

You’re on the home straight! At this stage, baby is gradually preparing for his or her entry into the big wide world. The last trimester is full of events… Your baby’s developmentYour...

Maternal instinct

When you’re expecting your first child, it's easy to worry about not loving your baby enough, or not being a good mum. Many people believe that a mother should automatically know...

Premature babies

A premature baby is born before the expected date, which means before 37-41 weeks. Here's our guide to premature births. Factors in premature birth There are factors which can...

Morning sickness and nausea during pregnancy

If you’re expecting a baby, you’ll probably suffer from nausea at some point, just like around half of all pregnant women. Although unpredictable, it’s harmless to the fetus....

Fever in babies

38°C, 39°C... your baby has a fever and you don’t know what else to do to offer him/her relief. How should you react? Should you consult a doctor straight away? Here is some advice...

Osteopathy Pregnancy

Osteopathy is an alternative medicine which aims to treat the person as a whole, taking into account body, mind and spirit. It recognises the bodies ability to heal itself and...

Getting back in shape after pregnancy

Find out what you should be doing over the weeks following the birth of your baby to help you get back on form and in shape. Diet- A healthy diet is an essential part of your...

Dealing with fever in babies: Expert advice

When your baby gets a fever it’s understandably very hard not to worry. However much you plan, nothing will prepare you for the nerves and anxiety when you’re forced to deal with...

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...

11 Things You Should Know About Attachment Parenting

We don’t blame you if you think attachment parenting is a little ridiculous. The image of the judgy granola chick, sporting tie-dyed baby slings, who is utterly devoted to sacrificial...

Why Do Kids Lie? How To Get Your Kids To Start Telling The Truth

Is there anything more frustrating than watching your children lie their faces off while you stand there in disbelief? Once kids realise they can manipulate the truth, even over...

The Morning Sickness Cures And Remedies For A Better Pregnancy That Actually Work

Why do docs call it "morning sickness" when it feels likes a 3-month, all-day hangover without the drunken Facebook pics to prove that all those tequila shots were worth it? Why...

Elimination Communication: How To Potty Train Your Baby Before They Can Even Talk!

Elimination communication is more than just potty training. It's about strengthening the attachment with your baby by truly understanding and responding to their needs. Depending...

The Parenting Lie: What You Envision vs. What Actually Happens

No one becomes a parent thinking it'll be a walk in the park, but all parents hold onto the belief that their children will be a little better than the brats we see on the daily...

What Every Woman Needs To Know About A Silent Or Missed Miscarriage

A missed miscarriage or silent miscarriage is something all women should be aware of. While everyone is aware of what a miscarriage is, silent or missed miscarriages are much...

10 Things Mums Know About Their Children Before Anyone Else

My entire life my mother has always been able to pick up on my emotions better than anyone else. You know the people who ask if you're OK, only for their question to result in...

QUIZ: Are You Ready To Have A Baby?

Maybe you're in the perfect relationship or maybe you're just ready but if you can't get the thought of baby grows and buggies out of your head then maybe it's time to ask yourself...

25 Outfits To Inspire Your Back To School Gate Style

Going back to school isn’t just about new pencil cases, lunch boxes and PE kits for the kids, OH NO! Going back to school is also about you looking good at the school gates… Come on...

25 Pairs Of Shoes Every Mum Needs In Her Back To School Kit

Stylish but practical shoes are hard to come by, especially if you’re easily distracted by pretty-to-look-at, not-so-easy-to-walk in high heels (guilty as charged.) We've rounded...

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...

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...