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3 Simple Things That Will Boost Your Child’s Brain Development

A new study has highlighted three key factors that can affect our children’s cognitive abilities. The pre-adolescent and adolescent years are the most critical...

Exercising While Pregnant Could Be Good For Your Baby Too, Says...

The days of pregnant women being told to put their feet up and take it easy for nine months are long-gone; nowadays,...

The Birth Of My Daughter Changed Our View Of ‘Normal’ –...

What does ‘normal’ mean? In life, at work, with your family – what is ‘normal’? It’s not something I’d ever questioned, not a word...

My Child Has Down Syndrome – And She’s The Best Thing...

My husband Stephen and I had been trying for a baby for seven or eight years, but nothing was happening. I needed a baby;...

How Toddlers And Teens Develop In Similar Ways

What happened? Suddenly, it seems your kid is a selfish, ungrateful jerk who wants to do everything on their own and always ends up...

Why 14 Is A Dangerous Age

Teenage behaviour often mystifies us. We wonder why they’re drawn to activities and behaviour we consider risky and dangerous – even though, as parents,...

My Son Has Hydrocephalus – It’s Not Easy, But Our Life...

When my son, Braden, graduated last year it was one of the most emotional days of my life. One that, at various...

The Ultimate Guide To The Things Parents Wish Their Kids Would...

“Treasure every moment,” you’re told when you have a new baby. “They’ll be grown up and leaving home before you know it.” It’s a...

Baby Mouthing – Can You Stop Babies Putting Everything In Their...

There’s no such thing as the five-second rule when you’re just starting out in life. It doesn’t matter where it’s come from – if...

Keeping Their Frenemies Close

So we all know what a frenemy is. Made famous in the Noughties by the Sex and the City TV show, the phrase actually...

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Eight Funniest Parenting Tweets Of The Week

This group of exhausted and hilarious mom/dad tweets runs the gamut from matching socks to missed workouts to DMX lyrics. So, let’s dive in! https://twitter.com/AllisonAuthor/status/1112902520005955584 This is...
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9 Healthy Snacks For Kids For Every Occasion

Obesity is a global epidemic.And it’s only getting worse.But while this isn’t much of a surprise to most, it begs the question as to...
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Curious Kids: Why Do We Lose Our Baby Teeth?

Why do we lose our baby teeth? - Jack, age 8.Losing your first baby tooth is an important part of growing up. We need teeth...
tips for helping shy kids

4 Tips for Helping Shy Kids

As parents, it can be heartbreaking when our kids rarely make an attempt to engage in social conversation or take initiative to make friends.In...
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If You Want More Kids, Live Near Granny

The human species is one of the very few, along with orcas and pilot whales, where females cease to be fertile after approximately 45...

Something For The Weekend – Sweet Chilli Beef Noodles

Our kids love these home-made sweet chilli beef noodles. They’re a great alternative to a bought-in takeaway. They’re quick and easy to prepare, too...

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