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  • Bambino Mio launches resuable nappy liners

    Leading reusable nappy specialists Bambino Mio are excited to announce the launch of their newest product innovation - reusable nappy liners. This new addition compliments the Brand’s existing eco-friendly offering to cater for the ever-growing customer demand for more sustainable change-time alternatives to single-use products. Made especially for reusable nappy users, the nappy liners are contoured to fit the shape of any reusable...

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  • Safety first | Buying a baby mattress

    It's a bit of a minefield when it comes to shopping for a baby mattress. Here's a few points to consider to help you on your way... Sizing When choosing a mattress for your baby, it's important to get one that’s the right fit. You don’t want any gaps or folds from a mattress that just doesn't fit it’s base - this could be a potential health hazard for your baby.  No more than two finger widths...

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  • 6 Cool ways to keep baby comfortable at night

    It can be quite tricky to know what’s best for your baby during the hot nights - what to dress them in, window open or closed?...Fan or no fan? Bedrooms can get up to 25 degrees celsius + on an evening, if the day has been particularly warm and there is little or no breeze. The NHS recommend a baby or child’s bedroom to be between 16-20 degrees celsius. There are a few ways you can help make the room cooler and your baby more...

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  • Pregnancy: 5 ways to sleep better

    According to the National Sleep Foundation, “78% of women report more disturbed sleep during pregnancy than at other times. Many women also report feeling extremely fatigued during pregnancy, especially during the first and third trimesters”   Common reported issues included: Insomnia Restless legs syndrome (RLS) Sleep apnea Nocturnal gastroesophageal reflux (nighttime GERD)...

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  • Pushchairs: where to start?

    One of the most exciting things about preparing for baby’s arrival is purchasing a pushchair - whether new or secondhand. It’s one of the most expensive items you will buy so it’s good to have a think about what you might need and how you will use it. We've got together with Didofy - makers of the 3-in-1 travel system to give you some points to consider!   Three good places to start:   STYLE...

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  • Pregnancy wellbeing: How to stay active

    If you’ve already got children, then this pregnancy won’t be like your first. You might not get the time to pamper yourself as much as you did the first-time round. But, it’s still important to build in some time during your day for exercise. Keeping fit not only helps you to stay strong for your pregnancy, but it will help to maintain your weight and give you the feel-good factor. Here's some top tips on how to stay...

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  • Pregnancy fitness: How to keep walking

    Walking is a great way to improve your fitness, de-stress and keep active. If, like me, you love a good hike, there’s no need to stop once you become pregnant. However, you might find that you need to make a few allowances to make sure that you stay safe and carry on enjoying a good walk. Here's some top tips on walking safely when pregnant from Mother & Nature Know your limits I like to stay active, but even I know not...

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  • Top tips on bathing your baby

    For new parents bathing your baby for the first time can be quite intimidating but also a beautiful milestone to see. The World Health Organisation recommends waiting at least 24 hours before washing your newborn baby. It's important not to get the umbilical cord wet at the NHS have some great tips on sponge bahing your baby also known as 'topping and tailing'. It's not essential to bath your baby everyday but if they do...

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  • 5 foods to avoid when pregnant

    Did you know that during pregnancy a woman’s immune system can be weaker and more vulnerable to infection? Some foods which are raw or undercooked can carry bacteria which, although many women won’t have symptoms, can in fact affect a growing baby.   Here are some foods which are best avoided* Fish (high in mercury) This includes: big eye tuna, marlin, swordfish, king mackerel, shark, orange roughy, Gulf of...

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  • Which changing bag are you?

    When it comes to choosing a changing bag, there are so many to choose from! But the good news is, there will almost certainly be one which will suit your needs. So, whether you're looking for a spacious backpack for those 'grab-and-go' moments or something more stylish yet still practical - here's a great selection to choose from. We've teamed up with luxury baby changing bag brand KeriKit to highlight the many different...

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