UK Babies

Simple Magic Trick Completely Stuns Baby

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK Parents

Magic tricks are so much easier to pull off when you have a baby or toddler around. This guy used only his hand and some toilet paper to completely...

This Baby Photo Is Disgusting People. Can You See Why?

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK Parents

What could go wrong when taking a photo of a man kissing a baby? Quite a lot apparently. This photo shared on imgur with the caption: 'Sweet Jesus!...

A Year Of Birth Stories Captured In Moving 3-Minute Video

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK Parents

A birth photographer has captured one year of birth stories in a moving video. Bree Garcia, from J&B Photography in Los Angeles, put together her f...

Baby Girl Born With Large Moles Covering Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK Parents

A baby girl was born with large moles covering much of her skin, due to a rare condition. Wu Zimiao, now two months old, was diagnosed with a type ...

Baby's Imitation Of Muscle Flexing Dad Is Simply Adorable

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Parents

A video of a dad bonding with his eight-month-old son - is gaining attention on social media as it's nothing short of adorable. Standing in front ...

Mother Describes Heartbreaking Moment Premature Baby Was Stillborn In Taxi

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Parents

A mother has shared her grief following the "horrific" moment her premature baby was stillborn in the back of a taxi. Nadia Smart, 22 from Dundee, ...

These Were Ireland's Most Popular Baby Names In 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Parents

Ireland's most popular baby names in 2015 have been revealed, with a new name in the top spot for the boys. The Department of Foreign Affairs annou...

Heartbreaking Video Of Baby's Final Days Shows Potential Danger Of Whooping Cough

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Parents

*Warning: some may find the video above distressing to watch* A grieving mum and dad have shared a heartbreaking video of their son's final days to...

Corrie's Simon Gregson's Wife Had A 'Four-Week' Labour

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Parents

Coronation Street star Simon Gregson has spoken about his wife's dramatic labour and introduced his newborn son Henry to the world. The 41-year-old...

This Is A Baby Shower Card With A Cruel Twist

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Parents

Gifts given at baby showers usually help mums-to-be prepare for their arrival with babygros, wet wipes and a shed load of nappies. But this new inv...

Hat Avoidance and Other Key Skills for Babies and Toddlers This Winter

Helen Wallen | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Parents
Helen Wallen

Winter is coming.... (well, actually it's here.) And with it... *shudders* ... mittens. So below is an essential list of key skills for all babies, t...

Mum Makes Genius Toddler/Doll Face Swap And People Are Terrified

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Parents

A mum decided to inject a bit of humour into bedtime by turning her daughter into a toddler-sized doll through the ingenious face-swapping app. The...

These Could Be The Most Intriguing Baby Names Of 2016

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Parents

It might only be January, but baby name experts have already predicted the "most intriguing" names they think will be popping up throughout 2016. ...

Having a Baby is Brilliant... But It Could Cost You Your Relationship if You're Not Careful

Nicola Appleton | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Parents
Nicola Appleton

Before I say anything else I will say this; I love my boyfriend. I love him so much that if you catch me at the exact right moment (like, say, upon opening the dishwasher, poised to load it with dirty dishes only to realise it's still full of clean crockery), I could literally weep with how much I feel for him.

Life After Baby Loss

Aimee Foster | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK Parents
Aimee Foster

My husband and I bathed Grace, put a new nappy on her, cut a lock of her hair and took hand and foot prints. We took as many photos as possible, with the unspoken and grim realisation that they would be the only ones we would ever take.

Baby Regrets, Six Years On

Kate Milner | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK Parents
Kate Milner

I regret constantly comparing him to other babies. Worrying about his size and how small he was. I regret not using my common sense and telling myself that a baby born out of the blue at 37 weeks would clearly be smaller than one that had had five extra weeks of gestating.

Seven Things Every New Mum Should Know

Ella Davis | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK Parents
Ella Davis

Despite the plethora of books, articles and classes meant to prepare you for motherhood, why are the first weeks such a shock? Here's what I wish I'd known.

Woman Who Was Born Four Months Prematurely Becomes A Mum

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Parents

Doctors described her as a "miracle" when she was born four months premature and now Alana Elliot has a baby of her own. Elliot, 26, from Aviemore,...

Muso Dads - Make Yourself Useful!

Robin Sherwood | Posted 04.01.2016 | UK Parents
Robin Sherwood

You hear a lot about the importance of playing classical music to your baby to activate the neural pathways responsible for many intellectual skills, but what about alternative rock, ambient, reggae, or electronica?

Deaf Husband Finds Out His Wife Is Pregnant In Heartwarming Video

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK Parents

Get ready to feel all the feels, as this YouTube video might make you cry (in a good way). Racking up almost a million views in just four days, the...

No-Bathe Birthing Trend Sees Parents Not Washing Newborns For Days

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK Parents

Many new parents are choosing to delay their baby's first bath - sometimes waiting a few days after the birth before washing their baby. The no-bat...

Abbey Clancy Shares The Cutest Photo Of Baby Daughter

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK Parents

She's known for sharing her supermodel selfies, but Abbey Clancy gave fans a heartwarming treat when she shared the most adorable picture of her baby ...

Adorable Video Proves Pugs And Babies Make The Best Of Friends

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 30.12.2015 | UK Parents

Want proof that dogs really are man's best friend? Look no further than these adorable videos of a baby girl and her pug. The below clip, first upl...

Mum Whose Pregnancy Caused Her Cancer Is Given The All Clear

Caters | Paige Haydon | Posted 30.12.2015 | UK Parents

A mother who nearly died from a pregnancy-induced cancer is now back at home with her baby, after being given the all clear. Deborah Nabbs, 36, fro...

Baby Tries Bacon For The First Time And His Reaction Is Priceless

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Nothing beats crispy bacon, as one baby recently found out. The little boy, named Easton, tried bacon for the very first time on Christmas day. ...