UK Babies

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 ...

Why This 'Disconnected' Photo Of A Mum Postpartum Is Resonating With New Parents

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

A mum was brought to tears when she came across a postpartum photo of herself that showed “no attachment” to her baby. Lacey Barratt, a photograph...

With Motherhood, A New Me

Michelle Gant | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Parents
Michelle Gant

'Starting to look like me again,' I said as aesthetically I took control with straighteners and eyeliner and mascara. But even the successful donning - albeit with effort - of a once favoured pair of jeans, rediscovered after nine months without wear, didn't bring me back. The person I saw in the mirror, staring intently as if searching for recognition, was a stranger.

The Benefits Of Baby Massage And How To Do It At Home

Jen Barton | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Parents

There are lots of different ways to bond with your baby, through talking, singing,feeding, and, of course, cuddling your little one. Before babies lea...

Jonathan Rhys Meyers' Fiancée Mara Lane Has Given Birth To Their First Child

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Parents

Jonathan Rhys Meyers has become a dad for the first time. The 39-year-old actor’s fiancée, Mara Lane, is said to have given birth to a baby boy on ...

5 Things To Know About Having A Baby In Your 40s Or 50s

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

Janet Jackson recently gave birth to her first child and has been criticised by people - including Piers Morgan - because at 50 years old, she is an o...

7 Celebrities Who Have Opened Up About Postnatal Depression

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

Postnatal depression affects between 10-15% of all new mothers in the UK, making women feel low and experience difficult bonding with their newborn ba...

Uncle Wears Suit To Meet Newborn Baby Because 'First Impressions Matter'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

An uncle was determined to give the best first impression to his newborn niece when he met her for the first time - so he wore a suit. A photo of the ...

Janet Jackson Has Become A Mum For The First Time Aged 50

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

Janet Jackson has given birth to her first child with her husband Wissam Al Mana. The 50-year-old singer’s publicist confirmed the news to PEOPLE on...

Pink Celebrates New Year With Adorable Photo Of Daughter Willow Cradling Newborn Brother

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK Parents

Pink shared an adorable photo of her five-year-old daughter Willow cradling her newborn brother as she saw in the New Year. The 37-year-old singer, wh...

Top 10 Most Popular Sex Positions If You're Trying To Make A Baby

SWNS | Poorna Bell | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Parents

A new report has revealed that the most popular time for couples trying for a baby is 10.36pm on January 2, and the most popular position is Missionar...

Two Toddlers On A Fat-Loss Vibration Plate Is The Joy We All Need

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Parents

It goes without saying that this video is adorable, but the kid on the right sums up our reaction to people asking us if we’re doing dry January. E...

Toddler's Bottle Flip Shows She Has Way More Skills Than We'll Ever Have

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Parents

The good news, this toddler totally smashes the bottle flip. The bad news, she’s already way ahead of us in life. In the words of one of the commen...

Mum Gives Birth On The Toilet, Has To Pull Baby Out Of The U-Bend

SWNS | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum has told of the frantic moment she gave birth while on the toilet before having to pull her newborn son out of the U-bend after he arrived unexp...

This Dad Showing His Son How To Blow Out A Candle Is Giving Us Parenting Goals

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

Part of being a parent is teaching your children basic life skills. Not only that, but being able to do it patiently rather than taking over. Now on...

Grey's Anatomy Actress Ellen Pompeo Confirms She Has Welcomed A Third Child

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Parents

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ actress Ellen Pompeo has confirmed the arrival of her third child, with husband Chris Ivery. Pompeo, who is notoriously private...

Sam Faiers Reveals She 'Hasn't Spent A Moment Apart' From Son Paul As He Celebrates First Birthday

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Parents

Sam Faiers has shared an adorable post about her relationship with one-year-old son, Paul, on his first birthday. The TOWIE star, who has been criti...

Here's How Your Hair And Scalp Can Change Post Baby

Jen Barton | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Parents

Pregnancy comes with a myriad of skin and hair changes, from freckles that suddenly darken to hair that looks fuller and more lustrous than ever befor...

What I Wish I'd Known As A First-Time Parent

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

When Imgur user Kindaoldkindanot posted a list of things he wished he’d known before becoming a parent, it prompted loads of others to share their o...

This Baby Is Only 5 Months Old Yet Has Had 3 Haircuts Since Birth

Caters | Poorna Bell | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK Parents

Little Stanley was born with so much hair, it actually fell into his eyes. He has had three hair cuts since he was born, with his hair growing an inch...

Mum Who Had A Stroke Just Before Giving Birth Makes Miraculous Recovery

SWNS | Poorna Bell | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum who suffered a devastating stroke just days before giving birth to her first child has defied the odds to make a “miraculous” recovery.Nicol...

Don't Expect A Thank-You Card From A New Parent

Lisa Williams | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Parents
Lisa Williams

They're tired, they're shell-shocked and they have a lot to learn and to remember. They will love that their new baby is being showered with presents, and use and treasure these lovely gifts. But do they always need to commit that praise and gratitude to paper?

For All The Mums Who Don't Feel Confident About Being Photographed

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum explained how a photographer taught her that she should never just be the person “behind the camera”. Erin Brundige, from the US, hated havi...

15 Parenting Fails In 2016 That Completely Cracked Us Up

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Parents

No matter how hard you try as a parent, no one gets things right 100% of the time. That’s why learning about other mums and dads’ fails, and suppo...

Why I've Decided Not To Try To Keep Up With The Joneses This Year

Sorcha Derkx-Mullan | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Parents
Sorcha Derkx-Mullan

I have spoken to every friend and family member that I can, to explain that gifting should be small and simple this year. We are giving our 3 year old books, clothes and a small toy to play with. And we would love it if our friends and family followed suit.