UK Babies

When You Just Can't Cope With Your Child Anymore...

Katie Woodland | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Parents
Katie Woodland

The second thing you need to do is to stop listening to everyone else telling you that you did this, that, or the other thing wrong. You can't change the past (well unless you have a time machine and if you do then I'd love you to give me a call there's a few things I'd like to erase).

Newborn Baby Helped Dad Propose To Mum In Cutest Way

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Parents

A newborn baby helped his dad propose to his mum when he was just a few hours old. Darick Mead, from Nebrasksa, US, dressed his newborn son Ryder in a...

Mum Overwhelmed By Stranger's Kindness After Negative Comments About Son's Cleft Palate

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Parents

A mum was overwhelmed with emotion when a stranger selflessly left her a £1,000 cheque for her “beautiful” son. Sara Heller, 26, and her partner ...

10 Struggles With Baby Poo That Only Other Parents Will Understand

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Parents

All parents know that the true marker of entering the new parent club is surviving your first explosive nappy change. How one tiny person can make so ...

Breast Or Bottle: A Dad's Perspective

Nigel Higgins | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Parents
Nigel Higgins

There always seems to be a lot of argument and debate over what is best, but rarely have I seen a post by a dad on the subject of breast or bottle fed babies, so I thought I would give my view on what appears to be a controversial subject. I have to say that I'm not passionate about either.

Parenting - Who Said It Was Easy?

Katie Woodland | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Parents
Katie Woodland

In fact, give yourself a break, because not only are you trying to figure out what you want, you're also trying to figure out what another human being wants, when they don't even know themselves...

Marriage. Whose Idea Was That?

Lyndsey Stoner | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Parents
Lyndsey Stoner

Meet a boy, fall in love, have adventures, lazy Sundays, make memories, get married, settle down, throw a Toddlermonster or two into the mix and before long you can barely recognise yourselves.

Stephanie Davis Leaves Hospital With Son Four Days After Giving Birth

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Parents

Stephanie Davis has returned from hospital with her son, four days after giving birth. The 23-year-old shared a black and white photo on Instagram, sh...

Mum Blogger Has Baby Name Regret Just Days After Giving Birth To Her Daughter

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Parents

A mum blogger appealed to the internet for advice after worrying about whether she’d given her daughter the right name. Sophie Cachia, from Australi...

This Trick Could Send Your Little One To Sleep In 60 Seconds

The Huffington Post | Georgia James | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Parents

Australian father Nathan Dailo became an internet sensation when he shared this video demonstrating how he gets his three-month-old son Seth to sleep ...

Peta Murgatroyd Praised For Baring Post-Baby Body 8 Days After Giving Birth

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Parents

Professional dancer Peta Murgatroyd has been praised by mothers for sharing a photo of her post-baby body eight days after giving birth. The 30-year-o...

This Simple Needle Treatment Could Help Reduce Your Baby's Excessive Crying

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Parents

Acupuncture may reduce incidences of excessive crying in babies who have infantile colic, a study has found. Babies who cry for more than three hours ...

Healthy Eating For Kids: What Counts As Five-A-Day?

The Huffington Post | Tamsin Kelly | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Parents

Fruit and vegetables are a good source of vitamins and minerals, including folate, vitamin C and potassium. They’re also an excellent source of diet...

Sophie The Giraffe Manufacturer Responds To Photos Of 'Mould' Inside The Toy

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Parents

Sophie The Giraffe’s manufacturer has responded to photos shared online by parents that show mould inside the popular toy. One customer from the US...

Stephanie Davis Shares Adorable Black And White Snap Of Baby Boy

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Parents

Stephanie Davis has shared an adorable picture of her baby boy and gushed over how much she loves him. The 23-year-old, who gave birth to her first c...

To The Playground Mum Who Asked If I'll Have More Kids: Please Don't

Ursula Tavender | Posted 15.01.2017 | UK Parents
Ursula Tavender

When you meet someone and it becomes obvious it's starting to get serious, the relentless quizzing begins: "Are you going to put a ring on her finger, then?" The engagement announcement goes out and everyone wants to know urgently when the wedding is going to be. On the wedding day the question shifts to when the first child is going to make an appearance.

Mothers And Babies Will Be Safer With New Midwifery Law

Julie Mellor | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK
Julie Mellor

Having a baby is an exciting, life-changing event and one that every mother wants to be a positive experience. Midwives play a vitally important role in this; they are the first port of call when you have a question and help you to make informed choices about your pregnancy and birth.

Mum Shares Moment She Saved Her Daughter From Choking To Help Other Parents

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Parents

The moment a mother rescued her daughter from choking on a veggie chip was caught on camera. Jennifer Hull’s one-year-old Hollis had been snacking o...

Why Do We Choose To Have Children?

Lauren Vaknine | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents
Lauren Vaknine

I don't disagree with my husband that there probably is within us a subconscious, animalistic desire to procreate. I think there is much more to it than that, and only after having a baby myself and going through that first tumultuous year of parenthood can I understand the real driving force behind why we choose to have children.

Why Sam Faiers Posts Photos Of Her Breastfeeding On Social Media

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents

Sam Faiers hopes to encourage new mums to breastfeed by sharing photos on her social media. The 26-year-old, who has recently released her first paren...

Breastfeeding Dilemmas - If It Is Good Enough For The Pope...

Laura Tysoe | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents
Laura Tysoe

Having seen breastfeeding once again taking centre stage in the media, with Pope Francis encouraging nursing mothers to feed in church, I have decided to share my views on the matter. I have called this post 'Breastfeeding Dilemmas' but if I am honest, with my five-month old son, this is not a dilemma for me. It is just something that I do. Often. Anywhere and (mostly) everywhere.

Former 'Skins' Star Kaya Scodelario Breastfeeds One-Month-Old Son In Tender Snap

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents

Former Skin’s star Kaya Scodelario shared a photo of herself breastfeeding her one-month-old son before a red carpet appearance. The 24-year-old was...

We Attended A Baby Sensory Class To Find Out Just How Beneficial They Are

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Parents

You may think that allowing babies to experience different colours, sounds and textures simply keeps them entertained. But in fact, it is far more ben...

15 Home Birth Photos Showing The Beauty Of Having Family Around You

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Parents

Some mums choose to give birth at home, so they can bring their baby into the world in a familiar environment. JoAnn Marrero, the photographer behind ...

Jamie Vardy's Wife Rebekah Has Given Birth To Their Second Child Together

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Parents

Jamie Vardy has announced his wife, Rebekah Vardy, has given birth to their second child together. The England footballer tweeted the news on Tuesday ...