UK Babies

Tom Fletcher's Son Buddy Is The Spitting Image Of Buzz

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Parents

Tom Fletcher has given his fans a rare glimpse of his youngest son Buddy and we can confirm he's the spitting image of his older brother. The 30-year-...

If Disney Princesses Were Mums, This Is What They'd Look Like

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Parents

Disney princesses have been reimagined in many different ways, but this time they've entered the world of parenthood. Isaiah Stephens, who calls hims...

Mums-To-Be Were Given 'Identical' 3D Ultrasounds At This Clinic

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Parents

Two expectant mums were "livid" when they realised their 3D ultrasound images of their unborn babies were identical. Jenn Cusimano, from Canada, decid...

Mums Heartfelt Realisation That One Day She Wont Know Where her Tiny Humans Are.....

Olivia Siegl | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Parents
Olivia Siegl

Last night in bed, the moment just before I closed my eyes to go to sleep I had the most stomach churning of thoughts that made my (only moments earlier) bleary-on-the-edge-of-sleep eyes, instead be forced awake in a state of shock and bewilderment. Leaving me caught in the hazard lights of Motherhood.

Mum Films Daughter's Seizures To Alert Parents Of Little-Known Condition

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Parents

A mum filmed her daughter having seizures to alert other parents how to detect a rare form of childhood epilepsy. Belen Sullivan Robbins said her daug...

Touching Photo Highlights Importance Of Skin-To-Skin Contact With Newborns

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Parents

A touching photo of a father and son practicing skin-to-skin contact with newborn twins is highlighting the benefits of the practice. The photo, shar...

Eight Common Baby Myths You Might Believe (And Why You Shouldn't)

Sarah Ockwell-Smith | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Parents
Sarah Ockwell-Smith

There are so many parenting myths in circulation in society. I'm sure you've come across many yourself. Many are obviously myths and therefore easy to ignore. Others however seem far more ingrained and sound far more plausible. The plausibility and popularity of some of the top parenting myths cause a great deal of misunderstanding, and often stress, for vulnerable new parents.

Graphic Photos Show Woman 'Safely' Give Birth To Breech Baby

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Parents

Warning: readers may find the photos in the article extremely graphic. Fascinating images of a woman giving birth to a baby who was breech, aim to "e...

Fascinating Video Shows Mum Having 'Natural Caesarean'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Parents

Warning: Some viewers may find the content in the video graphic. A woman has shared a fascinating video of her "natural caesarean" to show it's the ...

Strangers Rally To Help Mum 'Forced Onto The Streets' With Newborn

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.05.2016 | UK Parents

A mum who was "forced on the streets" during the daytime with her seven-week-old baby has been helped by hundreds of strangers. Alix Andra, from Bourn...

Sam Faiers Criticised For Carrying Baby Paul 'Incorrectly'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.05.2016 | UK Parents

Sam Faiers has come under fire from Instagram users for the way she carried her five-month-old son. The 25-year-old was pictured holding Paul in a bab...

A Woman Gave Birth Live On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Parents

A woman chose the wonder of social media to air her labour and birth to the world. Her partner, Fakamalo Kihe Eiki, filmed her labour live from approx...

Dad Who Waited Years To Have A Baby Has 12 Months Left To Live

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Parents

A dad who waited years to have a baby after his wife suffered a number of miscarriages has been told he has just 12 months to live. James Rushby, 31,...

13 Babies And Toddlers Who Are Basically Real-Life Emojis

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Parents

Babies and toddlers keep us entertained for hours with the funny faces they pull. But have you ever noticed some of their expressions bear a stark res...

Mum Warns Parents About 'Deadly' Dangers Of Cold Sores For Newborns

Caters News Agency | Amy Packham | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Parents

A mum said her newborn baby "nearly died" from a kiss, after she was infected with a virus caused by a cold sore. Mum-of-four Lynette Clare, 35, was ...

Mum Told To Breastfeed 'In Private' At Hospital Because It Was 'Sexual'

SWNS | Amy Packham | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Parents

A mum has hit out after being told she must breastfeed "in private" in a hospital because it was "sexual" and men were "uncomfortable". Darcie Pennin...

Woman In Her 70s Gives Birth To First Child Following IVF

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Parents

A woman in her 70s has become a mother for the first time following her third round of IVF treatment. Daljinder Kaur and her partner Mohinder Singh Gi...

The 12 Months of the First Year of Baby

Helen Wallen | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Parents
Helen Wallen

So small, so perfect, so fragile... Yes. Take a moment to remember your vagina the way it was. Then re-grow all your pubic hair to form a secret forest around it, destroy every handheld mirror in the land, and NEVER THINK ABOUT IT AGAIN.

Mum's Breathtaking Photoshoot With Four-Month-Old Quintuplets

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Parents

A mum who gave birth to quintuplets four months ago has shared breathtaking photos of her five babies. Kim Tucci, 26, from Perth, began documenting he...

Mum Regrets Asking Partner For Baby Update While At Work

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Parents

A new mum who had returned to work from maternity leave was not impressed with her partner's messages about how their six-month-old son was getting on...

Mum Defends Enticing Baby To Fall Into Pool

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Parents

A mother has shared a video of her baby daughter floating unaided in a swimming pool after being enticed to into the water. Keri Morrison, sat her dau...

The Problem of Baby Sleep

Sarah Ockwell-Smith | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK Parents
Sarah Ockwell-Smith

If we have realistic expectations we realise that what we really need is not to train our babies and toddlers, but build a network of support once again for parents, a 'village' as some say. The issue really is a problem belonging to adults and society, what really needs fixing?

Emma Willis Gives Birth To Baby Girl

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK Parents

Emma Willis has given birth to her and Matt Willis' third child. The Voice UK presenter, 40, and Busted singer, 33, welcomed daughter Trixie Grace on ...

Boy Babies v Girl Babies

Frances Taylor | Posted 08.05.2016 | UK Parents
Frances Taylor

Wow, they weren't lying when they said boys liked to play with their willies were they? Literally as soon as the nappy comes off, the hands are down there; especially fun when there is a squelchy poo to deal with.

How Combining Fostering and Adopting Provided My Son With the Loving Care He Needed as a Baby

Phil Smith1 | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Parents
Phil Smith1

We had to approach this process appreciating that if it was possible, it would be the first choice for any baby. We would know we had been a vital safety net for the child, that we had minimised upheaval in the child's life and provided stability and love.