Isabelle - October Baby of the Month

Isabelle from Bognor is our October 'Baby of the Month'. Mum Gemma will be sent her lovely personalised prize from My1stYears soon! Pop your pics in our Baby Gallery if you'd like your little one to be considered as our November Baby of the Month.


When Am I Most Fertile?

When Am I Most Fertile?

The length of a woman's menstrual cycle (the length of time between periods) can vary from between 24 to 35 days but, on average, it lasts 28 days.

How Conception Works

How Conception Works

Conception is an incredible process. The male sperm and the female egg have to come together in the right place and at exactly the right time and that's not easy.

Natural Haircare

Natural Haircare

Cut back on chemicals and switch to a more natural way to clean and condition your tresses suggests Kim Jones, Beauty Editor.

Free Stuff For Mum And Baby

Free Stuff For Mum And Baby

Everyone loves a freebie! We know that having babies is an expensive business, so below there's an opportunity not only for you to get free stuff for babies but free stuff for Mum and Dad too.

Pregnancy And Back Pain

Pregnancy And Back Pain

Although stretch marks and morning sickness can often be part of the package when we sign up to the pregnancy journey, many women may be less prepared for the ordeal of pregnancy back pain.

How do I avoid viral infections?

How do I avoid viral infections?

If you are planning a pregnancy you should make sure that you are up to date with all your vaccinations.

Tears For Sara Louise - A Daddy's Story

Tears For Sara Louise - A Daddy's Story

I wrote this after my daughter, Sara Louise was stillborn on July 24th 2005.

Newborn Screening

Newborn Screening

The newborn physical examination is an assessment of the overall health and well-being of your baby.

Semi-identical Twins Have Been Discovered.

Semi-identical Twins Have Been Discovered.

Twins normally share either half or all their genes.

Britain is Best for Family Breaks

Britain is Best for Family Breaks

New research carried out by Nick Jr, shows that despite our notoriously unpredictable weather, almost 50% of parents with kids under the age of five choose to stay here in the UK for their family holidays.

Win An ASUS Memo Pad 7

Win An ASUS Memo Pad 7

TheBabyWebsite and ASUS are giving you the chance to win the fantastic new Memo Pad 7, a great new gadget for school.

Win a Tree Fu Tom Goody Bag Worth Over £150

Win a Tree Fu Tom Goody Bag Worth Over £150

TheBabyWebsite is giving you the chance to get your hands on this fantastic Tree Fu Tom Goody Bag worth over £150!