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Fitness for the family: fun exercises for kids and parents

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When it comes to following through with your New Year fitness resolutions, there's no time like the present. You may have resolved to stay in shape but what about the rest of...

Garden Roots: Floral and Fauna Names For Spring Babies

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Spring is in bloom and showering us with an embarrassment of baby name riches. Whether it be blossoms or birch trees that inspire you, here are 25 names for boy and girl sprouts...

11 Things You Did Before You Had Kids

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Children are a parent's pride and joy, but sometimes it's impossible not to think about what life was like before they were born. Remember all the things you used to do before...

Baby's second month

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Your baby is 2 months old and gradually opening up to and learning more about the big wide world. This month is a time for many key vaccinations during medical visits. Your baby...

Weaning baby

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After breastfeeding comes the fateful stage of weaning. You need to get your baby used to taking formula, gradually. Sometimes this change can distress baby and cause you stress...

Baby's room

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During pregnancy, the time comes when you start preparing for a new arrival in your home. Preparing baby’s room is essential. Here is what you need to think about to welcome baby...

Bathing baby

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Bath time is an important measure of hygiene for little ones but it’s also a time for bonding and making baby feel happy and confident in the water. What safety measures should...

Potty training

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Worried about potty training? Just remember that 8 out of 10 children take to it straight away. Here's our guide. When to start? The average age for a child to be toilet trained...

Car seats for babies and children

Home / Parenting / Baby / Car seats for babies and children

Babies and children require special protection in the car, but not just any old car seat. Here's our guide to the different types and advice on how to choose the right car seat...

Getting baby to sleep

Home / Parenting / Baby / Getting baby to sleep

It’s not easy to make sure your new baby settles and sleeps well, and it’s normal to ask yourself certain questions. Will your baby be able to sleep alone? Will he or she be warm...

Choosing a pushchair

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You're spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a pushchair, with so many on the market. Pram or pushchair? Four or three wheeler? How long will it last your child? There are...

Multiple pregnancies

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Finding out you're expecting more than one baby is a big surprise! After the initial shock come the questions: how will your pregnancy be different, and what will happen at the birth...

Dyslexia

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Dyslexia is a learning disability which involves difficulty reading and interpreting written symbols. It affects around 8 to 10% of school-aged children, of which 90% are male...

The baby blues

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You wanted your baby so much and bloomed throughout your pregnancy, but as soon as you leave the maternity ward you get depressed, you start feeling guilty about not jumping for...

Choosing nappies: reusable or disposable?

Home / Parenting / Baby / Choosing nappies: reusable or disposable?

Should you go for disposable or re-usable nappies? Here's our guide to choosing which type of nappy to use. A baby's nappy needs changing on average 6 to 7 times a day until potting...

Explaining divorce to your children

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With high divorce rates today, the official end of a marriage can be trivialised, but it can still be very painful, and especially for children. Here's how to help them overcome...

The seventh month of pregnancy

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During the seventh month of pregnancy, the fetus’s senses are awakened. While you’re in more and more need of rest, baby continues to develop. This is a time for parents-to-be...

Can't Exclusively Breastfeed? Here's The Lowdown On Combination Feeding (Without The Judgment)!

Home / Parenting / Baby / Can't Exclusively Breastfeed? Here's The Lowdown On Combination Feeding (Without The Judgment)!

Who knew that a woman’s right to choose would extend to something other than the abortion debate? We see the worst kind of woman-on-woman crime when the topic of breast vs. bottle...

7 Month Old Baby Meets Her Daddy For The First Time. See Her Incredible First Words

Home / Parenting / Children / 7 Month Old Baby Meets Her Daddy For The First Time. See Her Incredible First Words

Ok so we think baby Harper might have had a little help from her mummy with the sign she made when went to meet her dad for the first time, but either way, it's the best thing...

The Perfect Baby Bath: 10 Tips On How To Bathe A Baby

Home / Parenting / Baby / The Perfect Baby Bath: 10 Tips On How To Bathe A Baby

Want to make sure you're making the most of your baby's bath time? We know how important it is for you and your little one, and not just for the bonding experience but for her...