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  • How fussy babies could influence postnatal depression

    “The less soothable the infant, the more distressed the mother" A recent study by the University of Michigan has found that mothers of ‘fussy’ babies are more likely to show symptoms of postnatal depression The research looked at 8200 children and their parents and in particular, a baby’s prematurity along with their fussiness, to see how this influenced the severity when it came to maternal depression....

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  • Positive thinking during pregnancy COULD make your child clever...

    Could positive thinking through pregnancy make your baby clever? A recent psychological study claims that expectant mothers who think positively during pregnancy could result in their child excelling at maths and science during their educational years. It comes down to attitude. The women highlighted in the study were those with a personality attribute known as an ‘internal locus of control’ - someone who believes that he...

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  • Holiday hacks #travelwithkids

    You would think taking your little ones on holiday would be ‘entertainment enough’ but you will still get the grizzlies, the tantrums and hear those sweet little words “I’m bored” (!) Lastminute.com have put together a helpful list of best tips and tricks for travelling with kids. We’ve pulled our favorites below, but to see the full list, check them out here    TOP HACKS A checklist...

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  • The risks of co-sleeping

    The risks of co-sleeping. One of the worst things for a new mum is the interrupted sleep. For the first few months of a newborn’s life, she can expect to be woken several times a night, getting out of a nice warm bed, and walking somewhere. No wonder many mums like to have baby as close as possible, often sleeping with baby in the same bed. However, according to recent reports, an average of nearly three babies die every week in...

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  • Swaddling & babywearing: Are you putting your baby's hips at risk?

    Did you know that babies in the first months of their life are most at risk to hip dysplasia or dislocation? Babies are moved around quite a fair bit during their early life, for example - in and out a car seat, a pram, swaddled, to and fro a carrier or sling (to name a few).  But did you know all these situations could potentially be putting your baby's hip health at risk? “During the first few months of life the...

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  • Baby Carriers - All Wrapped Up

    In celebration of leading sling and baby carrier manufacturer Je Porte Mon Bebe's new name Love Radius, we are deep-diving into the world of baby carrying and the benefits behind it! A baby wrap is a great option for parents to carry around their baby, in the home or whilst out and about whilst, giving them a ‘hands-free’ approach but maintaining the closeness and that special bonding time by keeping baby close.  ...

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  • Pregnancy risks: Eating for two?

    According to the NHS Wales, 1 in 5 women start their pregnancy off in the obesity region when it comes to their BMI (body mass index) Pregnancy often brings with it low energy and an appetite so it’s no surprise that some mums like to eat a little extra. It’s true - we do need to eat more (in the third trimester it’s around 200 extra calories per day) but it’s more about eating the right foods for you and your...

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  • Helping Baby Sleep Better

    Baby sleep can be one of the toughest things to crack and can cause many new parents anxiety and the dreaded sleep deprivation. We took note from Cuddledry and found a few tips on helping you to establish a routine to prepare baby for better sleep. We all know it's important to get a good night's sleep and we know that bath time is an essential part of the bedtime routine for many families. Baby Massage: Lots...

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  • Breastfeeding Support for Women Worldwide provided by NHS worker

    NHS worker’s crusade to support breastfeeding women worldwide   We thought this was fantastic news for pregnant women thinking of breastfeeding and for women currently breastfeeding their baby looking for advice and support in the form of video information. An NHS Infant Feeding Coordinator and Lactation Consultant has launched a new website to support breastfeeding mothers. Launching to coincide with World Breastfeeding Week...

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  • NEW Cheeky Chompers Muslin Collection!

    We're delighted to see two new additions to the Cheeky Chomper collection and we're sure they'll be a huge hit this Summer. Whether you're looking for a baby shower gift or if you're pregnant and in the process of getting your baby checklist in order - take a look at these gorgeous muslin products! Brand new for 2017, the Cheeky Chompers muslin collection starts life as brilliantly breathable 100% organic muslin:...

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