Weaning

Baby led weaning

Baby led weaning

In recent years there has been a growth in the trend of baby led weaning (BLW). Any mum or dad with a young baby and even those still pregnant, can’t have failed to see or hear the term being used. But what exactly does baby led weaning entail and what are the advantages? What is

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ten baby care tips

Ten baby care tips

The world and his internet are full of advice about babies. It sometimes feels like everyone is competing to come up with the next Big Idea. After surviving the first three years with my own two little bundles of joy I realised that what parents of babies really need is a list of simple, common

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dental health tips for children

Dental health tips for children

Teaching your children to brush their teeth properly and regularly is essential for good dental health. The routine shouldn’t start when they have a full set of pearly whites, but when their first little peggy breaks through. Here are some dental health tips for children to help keep them decay free. The first brush Baby

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Kids teeth

Kids teeth

The appearance of those little pearly-whites in your baby’s mouth sparks the start of a lifelong need for dental care. We all know the basics – the importance of brushing regularly, age appropriate toothbrush and paste, regular visits to the dentist to keep your kids teeth healthy- but what about all the peripheral stuff? You

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Weaning your baby onto solid food

Being a parent of a young baby is like navigating a series of predictable milestones, with a whole bunch of randomness thrown in for good measure. After spending the first few months with your baby trying to master milk feeding and establishing a good schedule, nature then hurls a curved ball at you by demanding

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top 10 must have items for new parents

Top 10 must have items for new parents – by YOU!

In one of our competitions, we asked you the experts, your top 10 must have items for new parents. We weren’t talking about cots, prams, car seats or nappies, but those items that you thought you might not use much but they ended up a God send! We had a record number of tips (over

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