UK Babies

Rediscovering The Magic Of Christmas

Michelle Gant | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Parents
Michelle Gant

Being an adult is tough, and some days it can be lacking in joy. But you've helped us to rediscover the magic, the sense of wonderment than can be found in the simplest of things. Through your eyes, the world is a kaleidoscope of beauty.

Sam Faiers Criticised Over Car Seat Safety, But Fans Come To Her Defence

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Parents

Sam Faiers was criticised after posting a photo of her son baby Paul in a car seat, but fans soon came to her defence. The 25-year-old mum shared a cl...

5 Times Chrissy Teigen Made Us Feel Better About Being Parents

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Parents

Since the birth of her daughter Luna in May, model Chrissy Teigen’s been winning a whole new fan base of fellow mums. She’s funny, frank, taboo-bu...

Peter Andre Reveals Name Of His Newborn Baby Boy

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Parents

Peter Andre has revealed the name of his baby boy, two weeks after his son was born. The 43-year-old, who is dad to two-year-old Amelia with his wife ...

Why Must I Choose Between Cats Or Babies?

Charlotte Barnes | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Charlotte Barnes

Once you step back and look again, it becomes quite clear that the cats vs babies 'war' is just a smokescreen for the older 'women who choose to have children' versus 'women who choose not to have children' divide.

Mum's Honest Post About Her Postnatal Depression Journey: 'I Hated My Baby'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum has been praised for opening up about her journey with postnatal depression in the hope it will help other parents who may be suffering. Suzanne...

Dad Shocked At Questionable Illustrations On Baby Clothes

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Parents

A dad was shocked when his wife’s aunt handed him some baby clothes featuring illustrations that could be interpreted very differently. The clothes...

5 New Mum Hacks That Change Everything

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Parents

The first weeks and months with a baby can be a little overwhelming. You’re new to your baby, learning to read the signs when your baby is hungry/wi...

Holly Willoughby Criticised Because People Thought She Held Newborn Baby Before Mum

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Parents

Holly Willoughby has been criticised as viewers thought she held a newborn baby before the mother had held her. The ITV host, 35, held baby Mei during...

There's More To This Mum's Cuddling Selfie With Her Son Than Meets The Eye

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum captured the reality of having toddlers in an adorable photo that gives away more about her life than it at first appears to. Mum blogger Sophi...

The Baby Names Predicted To Be Popular In 2017

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Parents

Popular baby names in 2017 will be those that “defy convention”, the co-founder of a baby naming website has said. Pamela Redmond Satran, of Nameb...

Hilarious Parenting Fails We've All Experienced

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Parents

Despite the best of intentions, we all fail sometimes when it comes to looking after babies. Our intentions are always good but we forget things, we...

Mamas & Papas Recall Four Car Seats Over Child Safety Fears

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Parents

Mamas & Papas is recalling some of its car seats due to child safety concerns. Following safety checks, the UK-based retailer found four of their seat...

Here's How To Use Mindfulness To Ease You Into Parenthood

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Parents

When you’re a new parent, time can seem very elastic: whizzing by in the daily routine of caring for your baby, then ticking oh so slowly when you...

Easy Date Night Ideas For New Parents

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Parents

When you have a new baby, It’s all too easy to get stuck in a rut of not communicating properly, not giving your partner your full attention. At hom...

Welcome To Parenthood

Tom McIlvenny-Cox | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Parents
Tom McIlvenny-Cox

My two best friends are having a baby and I couldn't be more happy for them. I even cried when I saw the first signs of a bump. They are girls and we are boys but we are so similar, maybe that's why we get on so well.

Why 'Procreation' And 'Pleasure' Should Go Hand In Hand When It Comes To Falling Pregnant

Emily Street | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Parents
Emily Street

Through no fault of their own, for many couples who have been trying to conceive for a long period of time - often for many months and even years - the actual physical act of sexual intercourse can become quite perfunctory or regimented.

This Two-Month-Old Baby Is Giving Us Serious Hair Envy

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Parents

A two-month-old baby has locks so long and glossy that we’re getting serious hair envy. Her bald dad shared the adorable photo on Imgur, and we can ...

Peter Andre Chats To Fans About What Baby Names He Likes

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Parents

Peter Andre has been discussing baby names he likes with his fans on Twitter, but he and Emily MacDonagh are yet to decide. The couple, who welcomed t...

Jamie Oliver Defends Having His Daughters In The Room While Jools Gave Birth

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Parents

Jamie Oliver has opened up about his family’s decision to let their eldest daughters in the room while his wife Jools gave birth. The celebrity chef...

'Skins' Star Kaya Scodelario Has Given Birth To Her First Child

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Parents

Former ‘Skins’ star Kaya Scodelario has given birth to her first child with her husband Benjamin Walker. The 24-year-old shared her happy news on ...

Mum Appeals For Advice Over Odd Breastfeeding Query (And She's Not Alone)

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum has appealed to the internet for advice after realising her son clutches her other breast while she is feeding him. The mother, whose name is no...

The Rise Of Technology: How Screen Time Can Affect Your Baby

Angela Spencer | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Parents
Angela Spencer

In my book, Babyopathy - baby care the natural way, I demonstrate the difference between sensory stimulation which babies need to support brain development and sensory overstimulation which can have a negative impact on:

Queen's Granddaughter Zara Expecting Second Child With Husband Mike Tindall

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Parents

The Queen’s granddaughter Zara Tindall is expecting her second child with her husband Mike Tindall. A representative confirmed the news on Wednesday...

The 100 UK Most Popular Baby Names For Girls And Boys In 2016 Revealed

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Parents

A parenting site has released its official top 100 baby names of 2016, from a survey of more than 70,000 parents. Olivia has retained her top spot for...