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Can Children See Ghosts? What Parents Need To Know

Home / Parenting / Children / Can Children See Ghosts? What Parents Need To Know

An imaginary friend or a visitor from beyond the grave? You decide. When I watch the flick as an adult ​it gets me thinking about what kids are actually capable of seeing. Mums...

The Embarrassing Pregnancy Problems No One Talks About

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / The Embarrassing Pregnancy Problems No One Talks About

Being pregnant ain't a walk in a park. In fact, it kind of sucks. Yes, there are some ladies who love their pregnancy. And then there are some who will NEVER let their kids forget...

20 Things You HAVE To Do Before You Have Kids

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / 20 Things You HAVE To Do Before You Have Kids

Believe me - you'll be happy you got all of these things out of the way before you start making babies! 1. Pursue your biggest career goal You want to write a book? Develop an app...

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

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 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...

11 Ways To Make Your Kids' Clothes Last Longer

Home / Parenting / Children / 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...

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

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 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...

10 Halloween Craft Ideas You Can Do With Your Kids!

Home / Parenting / Children / 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...

Would You Trust An App To Look After Your Baby?

Home / Parenting / Baby / Would You Trust An App To Look After Your Baby?

The Sproutling baby monitor is an interesting new device that guarantees to make parenting a lot easier. It doesn't just alert you to your baby's cries - it actually predicts...

12 Ways Grandparents Undermine Your Parenting

Home / Parenting / Children / 12 Ways Grandparents Undermine Your Parenting

The second you pop out a kid you become the recipient of unsolicited and unwanted advice from other parents. Sometimes you can politely smile while backing away, but when it comes...

First signs of teething: How to spot and soothe

Home / Parenting / Baby / First signs of teething: How to spot and soothe

It can be pretty distressing for you and your baby when they are teething. It's painful for them and as a parent you can feel like there's nothing you can do to help them out...

Everything You Need To Know About Your Waters Breaking

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / Everything You Need To Know About Your Waters Breaking

The idea of your waters breaking during pregnancy can be a bit of a weird concept to get your head around. Everything you need to know about your waters breaking Most people imagine...

Anger management for children

Home / Parenting / Children / Anger management for children

When you think about anger management for children, you probably visualise toddler tantrums, time outs and the naughty step. Unfortunately, anger issues aren’t restricted to the...

Tiredness, dizziness and pains in pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / Tiredness, dizziness and pains in pregnancy

Excessive tiredness is common during the 1st trimester of pregnancy because of the hormonal changes, and the nausea and sickness which reduce your food intake. Tiredness in pregna...

Sickness in pregnancy | Vomiting in pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / Sickness in pregnancy | Vomiting in pregnancy

Sickness and vomiting in pregnancy are two of the most frequent afflictions encountered during pregnancy. They occur in almost one in two pregnancies, and begin soon after you...

Sciatica in pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / Sciatica in pregnancy

Sciatica in pregnancy manifests itself through pain that spreads towards the bum and leg area Check with your GP to make sure that your pregnancy is the only cause of your sciatica...

Baby development week 14 | New baby blog

Home / Parenting / Baby / Baby development week 14 | New baby blog

Baby development week 14 - 100 days old. Baby Passport Naly’s passport arrived this week, I was very excited, this means we can go abroad for holidays! We recently booked a big...

Daily Mail shocker: fat women have sex too…

Home / Parenting / Children / Daily Mail shocker: fat women have sex too…

I saw this story in the Daily Mail today (I was looking for work reasons, not for pleasure), and just had to comment…. When I saw it, it was one of the lead stories on...

Breastfeeding equipment

Home / Parenting / Baby / Breastfeeding equipment

Have you chosen to breastfeed? If you have then it's good to know that specialised equipment exists to make the process of breastfeeding easier. ClothesComfort is essential for...

Analysing children's drawings

Home / Parenting / Children / Analysing children's drawings

When children draw, they carefully choose their materials, crayons, colours, patterns, plus the size and position of what they want to draw. Children's drawings are unique and...

Family secrets

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History and literature are full of them and celebrities spread them in the press. What do family secrets hide? Is it a good idea to reveal the whole truth? Good and bad secrets So...