Babies

HOW TO PLAN A GREAT BABY SHOWER

How To Plan A Great Baby Shower

Baby Showers have exploded in the UK over the past 2 years. A few years ago they just didn’t take place but now, it’s a must when you’re pregnant. I had one myself and think they’re fantastic occasions. Baby showers have been a prominent social event in the US for the last 20 years or

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How to stop breastfeeding without pain

  Breastfeeding doesn’t have to end painfully, with engorged breasts and the risk of mastitis. In short the best way to stop breastfeeding is to do it gradually over a few weeks. This way your body and baby can adjust. Moving on to the next chapter of you journey within motherhood smoothly.   I recently

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How Long Should Babies Nap During The day?

How Long Should Babies Nap During The day?

It’s a well-known fact that for the first few weeks of their lives babies do little except feed and sleep. But even as they grow, daytime naps remain important for babies and young toddlers. Getting too much or too little sleep during the day will have a knock-on effect and stop your baby from sleeping

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Finding yourself as a single parent

Finding yourself as a single parent

Some people are single parents from the word go, whereas others become single parents after a relationship ends for whatever reason. The transition from being joint parents to being a single parent can be a real test and not something that is adapted to overnight. The simple reality of single parenting is that you have

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Ways children Express Their Love For You

Ways children Express Their Love For You

As parents we love our children with all our hearts. Yes, sometimes they may push boundaries, get into trouble and cause us to stay up all night worrying about them but even so they know they’ll always have our unconditional love. On the other hand, from time to time it can be tricky to spot

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Risks to children in the home

Risks to children in the home

The home is a safe haven for our families, our go-to place when the need for space and sanity strike. But it is also the most dangerous environment our young children inhabit, mainly because they spend so much time there; they have so much freedom there, relative to when they are outside the house. How

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