Baby

Mum-Xercise: A Knackered Mummy of Two's Guide... (Contains Anger, Cake, Gin, and Angry Gin-Cake)

Helen Wallen | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Parents
Helen Wallen

I promised myself once I'd had baby number two, I'd finally sort it out... Start looking after myself better; eating well, exercising regularly, drinking less wine at breakfast... and other such ridiculousness... *laughs manically whilst knocking back a shot of gin to the face*

Why I Set Up The Baby Resuscitation Project

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents

Inspiring mum of four Natasha Jones has opened up about her life-saving community project Baby Resuscitation, which she launched after rescuing her ow...

"Other Than Extending Your Family, I Don't See The Reason To Wait To Have These Operations"

Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents

Michelle Heaton has opened up about her brave decision to undergo preventative cancer surgeries after being diagnosed with a mutated BRCA2 gene, which...

Fart Blaster Takes Baby From Crying To Calm In 3 Seconds

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Parents

All parents might want to get their hands on one of these... This screaming baby has been shut up by an innovative tool, which is more commonly use...

Level Baby: Complete (Sob)

Sarah Turner | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents
Sarah Turner

My baby is one in a couple of weeks and all of a sudden it just feels so milestoney. Much to my surprise I've gone all knobheadish and smushy about it. I feel like I want to sniff his hair and drink in his babyness before he starts lobbing lightsabers at my head and asking me to pull his finger.

Rare Condition Left This Baby With Her Tongue Permanently Stuck Out

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents

The parents of a baby whose tongue was permanently stuck out because of a congenital defect are desperate to raise awareness of the rare syndrome. ...

The Parenting Rollercoaster

Sarah Turner | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Parents
Sarah Turner

Christ alive I've never known a rollercoaster of emotions quite like the last three and a half years. Gone are the 'good days' and 'bad days'. Days are less easy to emotionally rank now. Sometimes I encounter the full spectrum of emotions in the same day.

'I Think It's A Subject That Women Don't Like To Talk About'

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK Parents

Mum of three Rebecca Ferguson opens up about what it's like to have a partner leave you during pregnancy, which happened when she was expecting her t...

Woman Breastfeeds Live On TV, Everyone Freaks Out

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Parents

Having given birth just 11 weeks ago, Irish news presenter Dil Wickremasinghe decided to return to TV to breastfeeding her son live on air. Speakin...

'It's Literally You And Them And Every Minute Of Every Day Is Just Living To Keep Them Alive'

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Parents

New mum Kimberley Walsh has spoken out about how overwhelming she found those early days of parenting son Bobby Jay, who turns one in September. "T...

Baby Tries Lemon, Will Never Try it Again

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK Parents

Even for adults, sucking a slice of lemon will probably make you scrunch your face up at the bitterness. But this little one had a right pickle an...

Seven Signs You're a Mum in Need of a Holiday

Zeena Moolla | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Parents
Zeena Moolla

Since becoming a mum, is your idea of a break a solo trip to the loo and enough time to cut your toenails? Do you feel positively Mediterranean slinging a bit of feta in your shopping trolley, and having a siesta (or rather passing out from exhaustion), on the couch while the kids nap? It could be you are suffering from a well-known condition called MINOAH - Mum In Need Of A Holiday.

'I Felt Really Trapped Like I'm Going To Be Terrible, Like I'm Not Going To Be Able To Do This'

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK Parents

Stacey Solomon speaks candidly about one of the most challenging issues facing new mothers: post-natal depression. The singer and presenter opened ...

Rebecca Adlington Has One Very Happy Baby

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Parents

Rebecca Adlington seems to be settling into motherhood well as she has shared an Instagram photo of eight-week-old Summer with a beaming smile. It'...

Father-To-Be Uses Artistic Talent In Time-Lapse Pregnancy Announcement

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Parents

Gone are the days when pregnancy announcements was simply a face-to-face conversation with those closest to you. These days, couples all over the w...

The Truth About New Borns And Their Sleep

Kerry Secker | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Parents
Kerry Secker

It is never too early to start a good nap and bedtime routine for your little ones. Doing the same thing every night will help calm your baby and reassure them as well as letting them know what is coming.

The Baby and Toddler Combo Holiday Commandments

Helen Wallen | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents
Helen Wallen

Holidaying with a baby/toddler combo is a bit like entering into a psychological experiment to see how long you can remain married in 40 degrees of heat without functioning Wifi... along with a toddler who only eats crisps, drinks pool water and insists on wearing Elsa armbands out to dinner each night.

Three-Month-Old Baby Actually Says 'I Love You'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents

The first time your child says "I love you" is always going to be emotional, but few of you will expect it before they learn to talk properly. Whic...

Jade Jagger Opens Up About Becoming A Grandmother And A Mum Again - At The Same Time

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents

Mum of three Jade Jagger talks candidly to Tess Daly about motherhood, revealing that becoming a young mum didn't change her life, "it just became my ...

Heartbreaking Moment Mother Kisses Newborn With Rare Lung Condition Goodbye

SWNS | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Parents

A heartbreaking photo has pictured the moment a mother had to kiss her baby goodbye after he died from an extremely rare lung condition. Sarah Marr...

Tamara Ecclestone's Brelfie Is Back

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Parents

Tamara Ecclestone has shared a second photo of herself breastfeeding 16-month-old daughter, following the commotion caused by her last brelfie. Bac...

Johnny Vegas Announces Baby News In Comic Way (Of Course)

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Parents

Comedian Johnny Vegas announced his second son's birth on Twitter with a snap of tiny shoes and a reference to poo. Vegas' wife, Maia Dunphy, gave ...

Dad Shares Photo Of Premature Son To Praise NHS Staff (And Have A Pop At Jeremy Hunt)

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Parents

A father who was angered by Jeremy Hunt's comments that the NHS has a 'Monday to Friday culture' has shared a photo of his premature son who was saved...

"It's everything... it's my whole life:" Jo Whiley opens up about motherhood

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Parents

Radio DJ and television presenter Jo Whiley talks candidly to Tess Daly about her life as a hectic mum-of-four, juggling her career with child-rearing...

What the Baby Books Don't Tell You

Claire Kirby | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Parents
Claire Kirby

I've just found out that a friend of mine is expecting her first birthday. Cue lots of girly squeals of delight and weeping tears of joy. Now as you know as soon as you have a baby on board the whole world and their dog and flippin cat have advice for you. Not one to miss a bandwagon, here is my advice friend...