#Toddlers

Toddler Told Mum 'I Love You' Hours Before 'Dying From SIDS'

SWNS | Amy Packham | Posted 25.08.2016 | UK Parents

A mum whose three-year-old died from suspected sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) has revealed his last words were: “Goodnight - I love you”. Br...

Caring For Milk Teeth: Everything Parents Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Parents

Parents want the best for their children’s health, and oral hygiene is no different. But new research has revealed that many parents see milk teeth ...

Mum Criticised By Strangers Who Mistake Child's Rare Condition For Sunburn

Caters | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK Parents

Warning: Contains images of a skin condition, which some readers may find graphic. A mum has been forced to defend her parenting skills against repea...

Potty-Training Toddler Learns The Hard Way That Toilets Aren't A Toy

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Parents

A mum woke from a nap to find her potty-training toddler had got himself into a bit of a pickle. Jess, a 32-year-old mum-of-one from Australia, woke u...

How Sainsbury's Staff Helped A Mum Deal With Toddler's Epic Tantrum

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Parents

A mum praised two Sainsbury’s staff members for how they reacted when her daughter had “the mother of all tantrums”. Rachael Beresford‎, from ...

37 Seconds Inside a Parent's Head

Lucy Tobin | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Parents
Lucy Tobin

THE SCENE: playing in tiny man's bedroom; books and miscellaneous items he has picked up in the last ten-minutes (reel of sellotape, single work shoe of husband that husband will shout at wife for losing, car key that I will later hunt down for 15 minutes, kitchen wooden spoon).

Car Seat Safety: Everything Parents Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Parents

Car seat safety is a big concern for parents; trying to make a well-informed decision with such a wealth of information and different factors to consi...

Toddler Had A Tantrum On Live TV And No One Could Stop Laughing

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Parents

Toddlers don’t do what their parents tell them at the best of times, especially not on live TV. That’s something Torrie Williams from Philadelphia...

Toddler And Dog Both Obey 'Sit' Command

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.08.2016 | UK Parents

A toddler proved his behaviour was as perfect as his pet by obeying the dog’s commands. When the toddler’s dad told him to ‘sit’, he proudly ...

Four-Year-Old Saves Mum From Broken Arm By Lifting King Size Bed Off Her

SWNS | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Parents

A four-year-old boy saved his mum from breaking her arm by summoning all his strength to lift a king size bed off her. Gemma Banks, from Crawley in Su...

'Reasons My Kid Is Crying' Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Parents

Parents all over the world are sharing the unwarranted reasons their kids are crying to prove the ‘toddler culture’ is universal. The somewhat hil...

The Unexpected Reason Your Child May Be Struggling To Learn New Words

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

Children find it harder to learn new words if they are surrounded by background noise, a study has found. “Modern homes are filled with noisy distra...

Two Toddlers, Two Hours, and a Soft-Play Place

Crystal Lowery | Posted 19.07.2016 | UK Parents
Crystal Lowery

British friends, prepare to be shocked...Every fast food restaurant in America comes equipped with a complimentary indoor play structure with foam climbing pallets, tunnel slides, and ball pits. American friends, prepare to be shocked...In Britain, we pay 5 pounds a head for this luxury (dodgy English cuisine sold separately). It's known as a "soft play place."

Five Things I Hate About Threenagers

Samantha Wills | Posted 18.07.2016 | UK Parents
Samantha Wills

Perhaps my title is a little unfair. Your threenager may be an absolute darling, and if that's the case then frankly you have no business here. I can almost feel you mocking me over the interweb. I expect your child went to bed at 7pm, with zero fuss, head gently turned towards the Gro Clock to await the yellow burst which signifies a magical new day. A day in which you and your child will learn and laugh and love. As I said, you have no business here.

This Is Why Your Child's Bedtime Is So Important

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 14.07.2016 | UK Parents

Sleep may be even more critical for children than previously realised, according to new research. Researchers from The Ohio State University found tha...

Toddler Asks Kim Kardashian How She Got Famous, Her Response Is Hilarious

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.07.2016 | UK Parents

Kim Kardashian West faced one of her toughest interview questions yet, thanks to a toddler. The son of one of Kardashian West’s childhood best frien...

Six Parents You Will Meet at Soft Play

Frances Taylor | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Parents
Frances Taylor

Like any parent who happens to be hanging on to the loose threads of their sanity, I loathe soft play with every fibre of my being. It's sticky, it's...

The Mother of the Fussy Eater

Hattie Harrison | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Parents
Hattie Harrison

Stock your cupboards with chocolate digestives and never, ever utter the words 'my kids will eat anything' again. The mother of the fussy eater may be in earshot and jigging the Humpmeister under her armpit whilst trying to force feed him some cauliflower mash.

How to Prepare Your Toddler for a New Baby

Deborah Pryn | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Parents
Deborah Pryn

So my daughter has been mad about dollies since she turned one (she's now two-and-a-half). She likes to look after them, to change their nappies, to feed them (mainly a diet of cake and chocolate - but it's plastic/wooden food so, hey, that's ok!), to put them to bed (in cardboard boxes covered by a blanket!)...

Toddler Overhears Swear Word, Won't Stop Repeating It

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Parents

When a toddler finds a new word in their vocabulary that makes everyone else laugh, they simply won’t stop repeating it. That’s certainly true of ...

Mum Shocked To Discover Breastfeeding Shaming Starts Young

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Parents

A mum who shared a photo of her toddler playing at breastfeeding a doll, was stunned when it was shared by a woman who called it "the nastiest shit" s...

The Five Greatest Problems With Modern Day Parenting

Sarah Ockwell-Smith | Posted 30.06.2016 | UK Parents
Sarah Ockwell-Smith

Parenting has never been perfect, but there are five very large problems with the way we parent today that are almost unique to our time. They are...

One-Year-Old's Drumming Skills Are Insanely Good

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 27.06.2016 | UK Parents

A one-year-old boy is capturing the hearts of millions of people across the world with his insane drumming skills. The musical genius, LJ Wilson, was ...

The Day I Stopped Feeling Guilty and Everybody Won

Katie Gregory | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK Parents
Katie Gregory

This week, please, try it for yourself. Because if there's one thing I figured out last Friday, it's this: guilt doesn't change the end result one bit. It just makes the process of getting there a whole lot harder.

Graphic: Mum Breastfeeds Toddler After Breaking Leg In Accident

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Parents

Warning: The footage in this video contains graphic images. The courageous moment a mother sat down on the floor to breastfeed her toddler af...