Birthday

Prince William Answers: 'What Did George Get For His Birthday?'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Parents

An inquisitive child asked the Duke of Cambridge about what presents Prince George got on his third birthday. The Duke was with the Duchess of Cambrid...

How To Throw The Greatest Pokemon Go Birthday Party (For Your Child)

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.07.2016 | UK Parents

Pokemon Go has become a cultural phenomenon and no doubt your children are as addicted as the rest of the world. Encouraging people to get out of the ...

Tom Fletcher's Toddler Gave Him Two Very Unwanted Birthday Presents

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.07.2016 | UK Parents

Tom Fletcher woke up on his 31st birthday with two unwanted presents from his toddler. Unfortunately, Fletcher, who is dad to Buzz, two, and five-mon...

30

Stephen Bailey | Posted 27.06.2016 | UK Comedy
Stephen Bailey

This week, I turned 30. People tell you different things about being/turning 30. Some people dread it and have full on anxiety over. Others say it's the making of you. I don't feel any different. I feel happy - 30 or not. It's just one more day. Every January gives me more anxiety.

Boy With Autism Overwhelmed By Police Officers' Gesture

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Parents

An eight-year-old boy with autism had a birthday party he'd always remember, thanks to a kind group of police officers. Daniel Nicastro, from Florida,...

Man Throws Birthday Bash For Girlfriend Using Cardboard Cutout

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

In an act of utter devotion, a man has thrown a birthday bash for his long distance girlfriend using a cardboard cutout of her. But sadly she looks ...

Why Bobby's 13th Birthday Has Been Emotional For Jeff Brazier

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 03.06.2016 | UK Parents

Jeff Brazier took to Instagram to share his pride in his son Bobby on his 13th birthday. Bobby, or Bob, as he is now known, is the eldest of Brazier's...

Princess Charlotte's 'Thank You' Cards From Her First Birthday Revealed

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 02.06.2016 | UK Parents

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have sent out 'thank you' cards on behalf of one-year-old Princess Charlotte to those who sent her birthday wishes. ...

Parents Debate Whether Party Bags Are A 'Load Of Junk'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 01.06.2016 | UK Parents

A mum blogger has started a debate after she argued that parents should ditch the tradition of giving out party bags at kids birthdays. Renee Kaiman, ...

Boy's Friends Didn't Turn Up To Birthday Party, Strangers Rally To Help

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Parents

When no one showed up to a four-year-old's birthday party, strangers and their children rallied together to make sure he had a celebration he'd never ...

Brooklyn Beckham Sent His Mum The Most Adorable Birthday Message

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Parents

Brooklyn Beckham might have been away from his family for Victoria Beckham's birthday, but he certainly made up for it with his sweet message to her. ...

The Sweet Story Behind 3-Year-Old's Princess Chewbacca Cake

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 04.12.2015 | UK Parents

A three-year-old Star Wars fan got the birthday cake she'd always dreamed of thanks to her mum's determination. The mum bought a Chewbacca doll, h...

Kim K's Family Figure Out How To Make A Pregnant Woman Feel Special On Her Birthday...

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK Parents

Most people tend to go for Star Wars or Game of Thrones themed birthday parties, or perhaps the 70s for the less imaginative. But the bar has now been...

'Happy Birthday to You': No Longer a Copyrighted Work

Wayne Beynon | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Entertainment
Wayne Beynon

It's a song that's famous across the English-speaking world, and undoubtedly the most performed song ever written.

A Letter to My Body on My 27th Birthday

Alice-May Purkiss | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Alice-May Purkiss

My bitterness towards you comes and goes. I know it's going to take me time to trust you again. But equally I've watched with amazement at how you've taken on this new challenge with aplomb. You've been prodded and poked and stabbed and jabbed. You've healed and strengthened and moved on and adapted.

Twin Girls Ask For Hulk Princess Birthday Cake, Parents Make It Happen

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK Parents

A proud dad has tweeted his joy after granting his twin daughters' wish of wanting a Hulk princess birthday cake. Brian Elton also uploaded the bri...

The Sad Reason Why This Girl Hasn't Had A Birthday Party For Four Years

Caters | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK Parents

A four-year-old girl hasn't had a birthday party for four years because the excitement could be life-threatening. Isla Smith, four, has Dravet syn...

Romeo Beckham Smothered With Kisses By 'Proud' Parents As He Becomes A Teen

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Parents

David Beckham never shies away from posting family photo tributes on social media of late, and Romeo's birthday was no different. For their second-...

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.

Autocorrect Fail Puts 'Wee Blind Girl' on 21st Birthday Cake

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

One mother recently discovered the major downside of autocorrect after receiving a handmade birthday cake for her 21-year-old daughter with a young, b...

The Joy of Turning a Sprint Into a Marathon

Mik Scarlet | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mik Scarlet

I now look back on a life filled with adventure and excitement as living a series of sprints. What has changed for me is the absolute assurity that I would die young has gone. I now hit 50 years on this planet knowing that I have no idea how long I have ahead for the first time in my life.

This One-Year-Old Is Not Hiding His Feelings About His Birthday Outfit

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Parents

On your child's first birthday, it's easy to get carried away with the excitement of dressing them up in a new outfit for the occasion. This mum de...

The September Baby Advantage

Sophia Walker | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK Parents
Sophia Walker

As we quickly approach September, I'm looking forward to meeting the offspring of three of my friends. It may be a coincidence that they are all due at the same time, or it could be perfect planning on their behalf...

Why I Am Glad To Be Growing Another Year Older

Leigh Kendall | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Parents
Leigh Kendall

It's an irony of life that when as children we are eager to be older, to be an adult with responsibilities and to make our own decisions. Yet when we are an adult we wish we could liberate ourselves from those wished-for responsibilities, slow down the clock against ageing.

The Frozen Elsa Birthday Cake That Went Terribly Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Parents

UPDATE: Since publishing this story, more details about the background of the cake have come to light. Read our updated story here. A cake is pret...