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.


Will My Stress Affect My Unborn Baby?

Will My Stress Affect My Unborn Baby?

Lots of mums-to-be feel stressed in pregnancy, particularly in the early stages.

Smoking Linked to Birth Defects

Smoking Linked to Birth Defects

New research has linked smoking during pregnancy to babies suffering birth defects such as missing and deformed limbs as well as clubfoot.

US Clinic Designer Babies

US Clinic Designer Babies

Wannabe Parents are being offered the chance to choose their babies' eye and hair colour as well as the sex at a US Clinic.

Switching from Breast to Bottle

Switching from Breast to Bottle

Experts recommend that you wait for at least a month before switching from breastfeeding to bottle feeding.

A Tongue-in Cheek Guide to Guessing The Sex of Your Baby

A Tongue-in Cheek Guide to Guessing The Sex of Your Baby

From the minute you find out you're pregnant, you will be trying to predict the sex of your baby.

Mother's Day Recipes

Mother's Day Recipes

Here are two recipes which you could make for March 18th (Mothering Sunday) or a special afternoon tea on another day.

Slimmer In The Spotlight - Louise

Slimmer In The Spotlight - Louise

A bit about me.... I'm 38 from Shropshire and a stay at home Mum with four children including a new baby.

Laura Loves The Plum Play and Picnic Centre

Laura Loves The Plum Play and Picnic Centre

Come rain or shine it seems I have trouble dragging Grace and Noah out of the garden and into the house.

Egg Donation - Why Do It?

Egg Donation - Why Do It?

The altruistic benefits of egg donation are undeniable; there is perhaps no better gift any human can give than the gift of life.

New Fertility Treatment Better than IVF

New Fertility Treatment Better than IVF

A revolutionary new assisted conception treatment is being offered for the first time by The Oxford Fertility Unit at the John Radcliffe Hospital.

Win 1 of 4 Prize Book Bundles From Little Tiger Press

Win 1 of 4 Prize Book Bundles From Little Tiger Press

TheBabyWebsite and Little Tiger Press are teaming up to give you a chance to win 1 of 4 great 5-book bundles.

Win 1 of 10 Air Puppy Soft Toys

Win 1 of 10 Air Puppy Soft Toys

TheBabyWebsite is giving you the chance to win 1 of 10 of these cute 'Air Puppy' cuddlies.