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

Home / Parenting / Baby / 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...

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

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 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...

Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck Open Up About Raising Their Kids As Feminists

Home / Parenting / Children / Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck Open Up About Raising Their Kids As Feminists

We have to say we're enjoying getting to know Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck as a couple. Jennifer has been opening up about her feminist beliefs over the past few months, and...

10 Things You Ought To Know About The Lamaze Technique

Home / Parenting / Giving birth / 10 Things You Ought To Know About The Lamaze Technique

Forget what you know about Lamaze! It's not just about breathing, birthing balls and overly attentive spouses. The Lamaze technique relies on the mother understanding her body...

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

Home / Parenting / Children / 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

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / 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...

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

Home / Parenting / Baby / 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...

Osteopathy Pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 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...

Baby's first month

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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...

Hyperactivity in children

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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...

Expecting twins

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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...

Pocket money

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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...

How to tell children about death?

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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...

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

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / 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...

A new arrival in the family

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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...

Amniocentesis

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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...

Recruiting a nanny

Home / Parenting / Baby / 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...

The Oedipus complex

Home / Parenting / Children / 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...

17 Ways Motherhood Changes You For The Better

Home / Parenting / Baby / 17 Ways Motherhood Changes You For The Better

Things change when you become a mother: your body, sleep schedule, relationship and not to mention finances. The fact is, you will never be the same again but most mothers out...

The Stages Every Girl Goes Through During Pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / The Stages Every Girl Goes Through During Pregnancy

Getting the news that you're set to be a new mum comes with a flurry of emotions; and understandably so. Life is about to drastically change forever. But before your little bundle...