UK Children

This Is What Happens When Dad Is Alone With Baby

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Parents

This dad has found a brilliant way to bond with his baby. He filmed himself and his son in the mirror, while making questionable noises and getting...

'My Butt Has A Line Of Symmetry': Hilarious Quotes From Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Parents

A teacher has set up an anonymous Instagram account to reveal all the hilarious comments she hears from kids during their lunch break. "Live From S...

Miracle Baby With Thumbnail Sized Heart Celebrates First Birthday

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Parents

When Helen Clarey gave birth a year ago, she was told it was unlikely her son, Noah, would survive because his heart was the size of a thumbnail. ...

Why Davina McCall Feels Like She Should Be 'The Perfect Mum'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Parents

Davina McCall has opened up about how her mother has shaped her approach to parenting. When McCall was just three years old her mother left her to ...

These Two Young Girls Have Become A Symbol Of Hope

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Parents

A photo of five-year-old Maliyah and two-year-old Madelina pictured in a children's hospital has become an international symbol of hope after going vi...

Funny (But True) Answers Kids Have Given In Exams

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

You can teach kids all you want about general knowledge, obscure facts and everything in between. But when it comes to sitting an exam, they're lef...

Kimberley And Cheryl Share Cute Video Of Baby Bobby Trying Sour Fruit

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Parents

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Kimberley Walsh have been spending quality time with Walsh's son, Bobby. Walsh posted a video on Instagram of seven-m...

The 'Don't Talk To Strangers' Message May Be Doing More Harm Than Good

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Parents

The standard message we tell our children of never talking to strangers could be doing a lot more harm than good, a charity has revealed. The child...

Is Your Toddler Shy? This Could Be Why...

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Parents

If your child is shy and introverted, new research has revealed it could be because of the bacteria in their gut. Researchers at Ohio State Univers...

Have You Set Up A Fake Facebook Account To Spy On Your Kids?

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Parents

If you're constantly wondering what your children are posting on their social media profiles, you're definitely not alone. Research has revealed th...

Are Rubbers And Erasers 'Instruments Of The Devil'?

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Parents

It might have been a staple part of your pencil case when you were at school, but erasers have been dubbed "an instrument of the devil" according to a...

Safety Of Child Car Seat Under Investigation After Toddler 'Flies Out' During Emergency Stop

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Parents

A Kiddu car seat has been removed from sale in two major supermarkets after a baby flew out of it due to a fault in the product. Stacey Tennant bou...

Ricky Martin Opens Up About Fatherhood And Dating

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Parents

Ricky Martin has opened up about how being a father to his twin boys meant he had to shift his priorities. The 43-year-old singer became a dad to V...

How To Make Your Own Lego Jelly Sweets

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Parents

If your kids love Lego (and lets be honest, which kids don't) then these sweet treats are sure to amaze them. Think squishy, edible Lego rather tha...

Why #ToysLikeMe Won't Teach Your Kids About Diversity

Lisa Bradburn | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Parents
Lisa Bradburn

Don't get me wrong, a toy is a great tool for teaching kids. But I bet you my baby boy's first tooth that the new PC toys that are hitting the market right now will, like all the toys before them, change nothing unless we change the stories we, the adults, tell about diversity.

These Kids Games Would Make Amazing Sports...

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Parents

Don't kids just play the best games when they're young? Okay, take away the iPad from the mix and think about games that DON'T involve technology. ...

Teenager Answers Classmates Questions About Cerebral Palsy In Clever Cartoon

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Parents

Tegan Vincent-Cooke is a 14-year-old girl from Bristol who has cerebral palsy. Being the only pupil with a disability at her school, she came to r...

Let's Not Forget Seasonal Hunger in Sustainable Development Policymaking

Libby Blanchard | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK
Libby Blanchard

Agricultural development through productivity improvements, crop intensification, irrigation, and investment in infrastructure has significantly improved food security and the seasonal dimension of hunger worldwide in recent years. Yet seasonal hunger still persists among the rural poor, and should not be lost within poverty statistics or forgotten when addressing chronic hunger in policymaking.

'Do Dinosaurs Have Boobs?' The Greatest Questions Children Have Ever Asked

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Parents

Children really do say the best things, but if you think your child's comments top all others, wait until you've read this. A Reddit thread has rev...

Have A Peek At Milla Jovovich's Newborn Daughter's Baptism

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Parents

Milla Jovovich kept a relatively low profile during her pregnancy, but since the birth of her second child in April, she's given us a sneak peek into ...

This Two-Year-Old Is Preparing For His First Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Parents

Carlson Cheun is a two-year-old who has a LOT on his plate right now. Most of us didn't have to think about interview preparation until we were at ...

Pregnancy May Increase Risk Of Dementia, Study Finds

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Parents

Having children may permanently affect a woman's brain and could increase her risk of dementia in later life, according to a new study. The surge i...

Lena Headey Writes Emotional Pledge To Her Unborn Daughter

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Parents

Lena Headey, who is due to give birth in six weeks, has written a pledge to her unborn daughter, promising to give her the freedom to live her life ex...

Katie Price's Cute Video Makes Us Want To Dance With Baby Jett Too!

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Parents

Katie Price has shared a cute home video on Instagram showing her baby son Jett strutting his stuff. Price uploaded the video of 21-month-old Jett ...

Duchess Of Cambridge Back To Royal Duties Very, Very Soon

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Parents

The Duchess Of Cambridge is reportedly set to return to her royal duties four weeks after giving birth to Princess Charlotte. Kate gave birth on 2 ...