Sonny - December Baby of the Month

Sonny from Ipswich is our December 'Baby of the Month'. Mum Vicky 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 January Baby of the Month.


Fruity Chicken Curry

Fruity Chicken Curry

Here's a recipe for a delicious and easy-to-prepare chicken Curry

Bacteria Linked to Faeces on 1 in 4 Items of Children's Washed Clothing

Bacteria Linked to Faeces on 1 in 4 Items of Children's Washed Clothing

How clean is our laundry when it comes OUT of the machine?

Getting Pregnant Faster

Getting Pregnant Faster

Dr Marilyn Glenville PhD, the UK's leading nutritionist specialising in women's health has shared her thoughts with us about her new book Getting Pregnant Faster.

Contraception After Having A Baby

Contraception After Having A Baby

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

Three Quarters of London Mums Believe Breast is Best But Not Everywhere

Three Quarters of London Mums Believe Breast is Best But Not Everywhere

A survey conducted by London Mums reveals that 75% felt that breastfeeding women are accepted in public places but not everywhere.

Nigella, Men and Me

Nigella, Men and Me

Nigella Lawson, the unlikely and unwitting poster girl for domestic violence thanks to a zoom-lensed pap and an 'incident' at lunch.

How Long Should I Breastfeed For?

How Long Should I Breastfeed For?

In 2001, the World Health Organisation recommended exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months, and continued breastfeeding for up to two years or beyond.

Crying Baby

Crying Baby

The average baby (Is there such a thing?!) can cry for up to two hours a day. Some babies cry more, a few cry less but remember that it's perfectly normal for babies to cry!

Pregnancy and Measles

Pregnancy and Measles

Measles is a highly infectious disease which can be very serious.

Childbed Fever - Death by Any Other Name

Childbed Fever - Death by Any Other Name

In June 2004 my wife, Jessica, gave birth to a 9lb 13oz baby girl - our second child.

Win 1 of 10 'The Nut Job' Blu-ray Discs

Win 1 of 10 'The Nut Job' Blu-ray Discs

TheBabyWebsite is giving you the chance to win 1 of 10 Blu-ray copies of 'TheNut Job'.

Win 1 of 3 Ella's Kitchen Snacking Bundles

Win 1 of 3 Ella's Kitchen Snacking Bundles

TheBabyWebsite and Ella's Kitchen are giving you a chance to win 1 of 3 of their delicious snacking range bundles.