Charlie - August Baby of the Month

Charlie from Glasgow is our August 'Baby of the Month'. Mum Irene 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 September Baby of the Month.


Lives At Risk Due To Midwife Shortages

Lives At Risk Due To Midwife Shortages

Both Mothers' and Babies' lives are being put at risk by the current shortages of midwives according to the Royal College of Midwives.

A Cure for Miscarriages?

A Cure for Miscarriages?

Research scientists have recently discovered a possible cause for why some women have miscarriages.

Post Natal Psychosis - My Story

Post Natal Psychosis - My Story

My husband and I first started trying for a baby in 2005. I developed depression after losing four babies, including one set of triplets, all within a year.

Post Natal Rituals

Post Natal Rituals

It's day three after giving birth to my daughter Alana.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - ADHD

It's quite normal for parents to feel their toddler is wearing them out sometimes. But there's healthy, energetic behaviour and then there's Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD.....

Top Tips For New Parents

Top Tips For New Parents

Below are some tips for new parents.

What Should You Know Before Starting IVF?

What Should You Know Before Starting IVF?

Recent reports show that IVF has increased dramatically in the last ten years.

Contraception After Having A Baby

Contraception After Having A Baby

Some forms of contraception are not suitable to use straight after having a baby.

Our Pick of Baby Massage Oils

Our Pick of Baby Massage Oils

It’s National Baby Massage Week 13-18 May, and it’s got me fondly reminiscing about the wonderful baby massage classes I took my two boys to when they were tiny.

Mums And Their Friends

Mums And Their Friends

Mums can't stand at least SIX of the friends they have made since giving birth, according to TheBabyWebsite's most recent survey.

Win a Limited Edition Golden Potty from BabyBjorn

Win a Limited Edition Golden Potty from BabyBjorn

TheBabyWebsite and BabyBjörn have 8 very special Golden Potties up for grabs, perfect for parents who are starting or planning the potty training process with their little ones this summer.

Win a Kindle Fire with New-Look Metanium

Win a Kindle Fire with New-Look Metanium

TheBabyWebsite and Metanium are giving you the chance to win a brand new Kindle Fire HD Tablet. 10 runners-up will each receive a Metanium Busy Baby Planner.