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The Most Popular Baby Names of 2018

September 17, 2018 9:51 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Expecting a little one but no idea what name to choose? Or perhaps a close friend or relative is pregnant and facing a similar issue. Selecting the perfect baby name for newborn babies can be challenging with so many different names to choose from – how do you know which one to go with? We’ve... View Article

Baby Shower Gift Ideas to Match Your Budget

September 10, 2018 10:33 am Published by Leave your thoughts

New babies are exciting for everyone, but nobody is more excited right now than the mother-to-be! When your friend shares the news she’s expecting, you’re over the moon, but then you have to find a gift for her baby shower that’s thoughtful, unique and also useful. Oh, and you’ve got a budget in mind too!... View Article

Top 6 Kids Clothing Essentials This Autumn

September 5, 2018 10:56 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Autumn is coming and for many the season will be welcomed with open arms. It’s been a delightful summer, but there were times when the sun beat down a little too brightly. Taking extra care to cover up from the strong sun was a priority, especially for little ones with their delicate skin. Each outfit... View Article

The Importance of Routine for Children

September 5, 2018 10:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When you hear well-intentioned parents advising you as a new mum or dad that routine is key, you may assume that you will need to have a strict, regimented plan in place for when the baby comes along. However, rather than watching the clock and trying to do the same thing at exactly the same... View Article

How to Raise a Space-Doctor-Superhero: The Importance of Imagination

September 4, 2018 3:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Technology is fast becoming a major part of our everyday lives. There will be approximately 2.5 billion smartphone users by the year 2019, and smart devices for the home are also increasing in popularity. With this dependence on gadgets and electronics comes an ‘instant gratification society’ where feelings of fulfilment or pleasure are now expected... View Article

6 Bits of Advice for Parents Freaking Out!

August 29, 2018 9:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Many people say that becoming a parent is the best thing that will ever happen to you. Nevertheless, bringing a tiny little bundle of joy into the world can be exciting, yet extremely overwhelming. If you are expecting your little one to arrive imminently or they have already made their appearance, it is completely normal... View Article

Your little #ducklingmoments

August 10, 2018 11:26 am Published by Leave your thoughts

There is mothers day, fathers day and now we’re celebrating the little-known son and daughter day! It’s a day for all those little tykes who have become such a huge part of our lives, waking us up at all hours, somehow finding ways to make even the things we thought could never look messy, look... View Article

5 Honest Words of Wisdom For First-Time Mothers

August 3, 2018 5:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

As your due date creeps ever closer, it’s completely normal to feel a little overwhelmed. If you have hundreds of questions about what to expect when your little bundle of joy arrives, don’t worry – you’re not alone. Even with the hospital visits, the antenatal classes and the mountain of books on your shelf, there’s... View Article

Perfect packing for sunny summer days out

July 24, 2018 1:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re heading out with your little one in this scorching heat, it can be tempting to pack everything, including the kitchen sink. What if they’re bored? What if they’re hungry? What about drinks? Well, that’s all great, but do think of yourself as well. Are you really going to enjoy your day out if you’re... View Article