Expecting a New Baby

Planning Tips Are you expecting a new baby? Here are 5 great tips to get you started. 1. Be prepared have all your essential baby items in place. 2.Wash any new baby clothes before using them in non-biological liquid. 3.Have a list of contact numbers by the phone in case of emergency 4. Have a…

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Parental Stress

As a parent what is the thing that you most worry about? Let’s face it you are never free from guilt that you are doing something wrong, not giving your children enough time, attention or you are not being the parent you thought you’d be. What effect does all this stress have on your children,…

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Business & Baby Show

  This time last Sunday I was at a Business and Baby Show organised by Jane Hopkins founder of Mumsclub. It was a great event and full of wonder products and beautiful hand-made gifts, baby clothes and wooden toys (which I totally approve of having a background in Montessori Education) the only thing missing was…

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Cheltenham Children’s Schools

Yesterday I went to a networking event at Cheltenham Junior School organised by Nina of Ask Baby magazine. It was lovely to meet all the local mums in business, there are some really talented ladies who have taken an idea and actually ‘made it happen’. Our day began with a talk by Scott Bryan headmaster…

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Celebrity babies-Una Healy & Ben Foden

Una Healy a singer with The Saturdays has announced she’s pregnant which was a suprise but a happy one at that!  Her rugby-player boyfriend Ben Foden is playing in New Zealand at the moment in the Rugby World Cup.  They are both very excited I wonder which talents the baby will pick up from his or her parents?…

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Baby Sleep- Post Natal Depression

Around 35,000 mothers are suffering from Post Natal Depression in the UK after the birth of a new baby. Many mothers feel so guilty about how they feel, they often keep their feelings to themselves or prefer to suffer in silence for fear of what might happen to them or their child. Some don’t feel…

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Gaga- Toddler Language

When toddlers begin to talk it sounds really amusing, especially when they mix their words up or they can’t quite pronounce things, it all sounds a bit goo goo gaga. Everyone always loves it when you can communicate with a young child and begin to have a two-way conversation. What is really astounding is their…

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Sleep help for 5 year old

How many parents are still getting up several times in the night with two, three, four or five year olds? It seems like there are more parents than care to admit that are being disturbed at night. Not only is this very tiring for parents but not good for your child either. When a toddler…

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