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Average parent uses enough emollient to paint an entire house twice on their child’s eczema

New research1, conducted by Epaderm, finds parents will use a staggering 65 litres of emollient over the course of their child’s eczema - enough to paint a house twice! Epaderm has released the r…

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Laura Loves….iCandy Peach Double

Your pushchair is one of the most costly items you will need to buy for your baby – a bed, chariot and a statement piece all in one. There’s a market flooded with choice ranging from cheap pop-up stro…

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Best Buggies 2018 - Your Ultimate Comparison List (With Real Reviews)

One of the first and most important purchases when you are expecting is your buggy. Choosing the right model for you and your little one can be tricky, so we have created a guide for you of our pick o…

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Mum Reveals 'Terrifying Truth' About Common Black Dirt Marks On Baby Changing Tables!

A mum has issued a shocking warning about seemingly harmless black marks on plastic baby changing tables in public toilets. Jessica Wayman, from Indiana, shared a photograph of a changing table after…

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Blood in a baby's nappy? Is it normal?

Being a new parent can be a very scary time, the responsibility of looking after a tiny human can seem impossible. You might stress over every little thing your child does, but sometimes that worry m…

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Three-Day-Old Baby Girl Survives Being Stung Seven Times By Deadly Yellow Scorpion That Crawled Into Nappy!

A three-day old baby girl has been called a 'miracle' by doctors after she survived being stung by a yellow scorpion seven times. The venomous insect that crawled into Maria Sofia Ferreira's nappy an…

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These Parents Showed Love For Their Kids By Having Their Faces Tattooed On Their Bodies!

Tattoos usually have a deep meaning behind them and can be used as a tribute to a loved one. These parents have decided to show their everlasting bond with their child by having their face tattooed o…

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Hannah Spearritt Is Expecting A Baby Girl With Her Boyfriend Adam Thomas

Hannah Spearritt has revealed she’s expecting a baby girl with her boyfriend Adam Thomas. In an emotional interview, the former S Club 7 star said the pregnancy had been made all the more poignant af…

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Young Dad's Heartbreaking Final Gift To 'Apple Of Eye' Baby Daughter Before He Died From Cancer!

A brave young dad left a heartbreaking final gift for his baby daughter before he died 'suddenly' from a rare type of cancer. Daniel McGrath was given only a year to live after he was diagnosed with …

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Hero Father Saves Baby Son Who Stopped Breathing During Night Feed And Went "Floppy And Lifeless"!

A dad has been hailed a hero for saving the life of his baby son after the newborn stopped breathing during a 4am night feed. Marcus Lee Sleeth, 21, woke up his partner Meg Chilton in the early hours…

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These were the UK’s most popular baby names for 2017 - did yours make the list?

Choosing a name for your baby is one of the hardest decisions as a parent, particularly when you have different preferences. To give you some inspiration, the most popular baby names of 2017 have bee…

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Christine And Frank Lampard Welcome A Baby Girl!

Christine Lampard has given birth to her first child with ex-footballer husband Frank. The TV presenter, 39, and the sports pundit, 40, welcomed a baby girl named Patricia Charlotte on Thursday, and …

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Autumnal baby names parents are loving!

Would you name your child after the season they are born in? Apparently, many parents are doing just that. Christmassy monikers are popular during winter, while floral monikers sprung during spring a…

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Marks And Spencer Have Launched A Very Special Range To Support Baby Loss Awareness Week

Marks and Spencer is launching a special candle and t-shirt to show their support for Baby Loss Awareness Week. The week runs from 9-15 October. Designed by Marks and Spencer buyer Amy Mott, each ite…

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Nurse Gave Partner’s Newborn Nephew Lethal Dose Of Painkiller After Feeling ‘Resentment’

A Hospital nurse put the painkiller Tramadol into the feed of newborn baby in a "moment of madness", a family court judge has concluded. Judge Jane Probyn said a doctor had described the 12-day-old b…

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Mother Who Still Breastfeeds Her Five-Year-Old Wants To Show Parents It's 'Normal' To Nurse Children Until They Wean Themselves

A mother who still breastfeeds her five-year-old son wants to show other people that it is normal for a child to breastfeed for as long as possible because nursing an older child is easier as she can …

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Laura Loves…LittleLife Arc 2

Sleep is so important to a little one’s development, and along with eating and pooping, it forms the main element’s of a baby’s day. It’s also a much-needed respite for parents that can take the oppor…

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Parents' baby girl is so fragile a HUG could fracture her bones!

A baby girl was born with a rare condition that made her so fragile even a hug could break her bones. Just a few weeks after her birth, little Evie Clements was diagnosed with Osteogenesis Imperfecta…

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Robbie Williams Opens Up About Life As A Dad-Of-Three - As He And Ayda Welcome Daughter Via Surrogate!

Robbie Williams has broken his silence on what life is like as a busy father of three. The pop star and his wife Ayda Field stunned fans last Friday when they announced they'd welcomed a baby daughte…

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Why toddlers have temper tantrums - and how to deal with them

They can start for seemingly any reason at all; maybe they've spotted a toy they want or perhaps you're taking them somewhere they don't want to go. Before you know it you have a gale-force tantrum o…

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First British Man To Give Birth Has Breasts Removed Ahead Of Final £19K Op To Achieve 'Perfect Life'!

The first man to give birth in the UK has had his breasts removed ahead of a final £19k gender transition operation next year. Hayden Cross was born Paige and raised as a girl, but has been taking ho…

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Gran To Become Britain's Oldest Quadruplet Mum After Spending Inheritance On Ivf In Cyprus!

A grandmother is set to become Britain's oldest mother of quadruplets after spending £7,000 on IVF treatment. Tracey Britten, 50, is 25 weeks pregnant and expecting three girls - including a set of i…

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Mum 'Showed No Emotion As Baby Boy Fought To Survive Because She Was Used To Watching Holby City'

A mum showed no emotion while her baby was fighting for life as she was used to watching Holby City, a court heard. Parents Elizabeth Wilkins and Erick Vanselow have gone on trial accused of cruelty …

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These are the nine things you REALLY need to know in the first year of your baby’s life…. and the advice you should definitely ignore!

Becoming and being mum is a roller coaster of emotions. Fact. Tired eyes. Nipple cream. Vomit in your hair. These are just some of the priceless moments most mothers have and yes, you don't know whet…

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Mum ‘Addicted’ To Being A Surrogate Is Called ‘Brave’ And ‘Amazing’ By This Morning Viewers – As She Prepares To Give Birth To Fourth Baby For Another Couple!

A woman pregnant with her fourth surrogate child has vowed to continue giving away her babies ‘forever’. Rachel Westbury, currently 34 weeks pregnant, was praised by viewers after revealing the joy s…

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Mum Expecting Triplets Reveals A Strange Bump. Find Out The Truth About Pregnancy!

Admitting herself, she has no idea how it sticks out so far 'without falling down.' This mummy's bump really shows the miracle of the human body. It's impossible to know exactly what pregnancy is rea…

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Laura Loves…Frugi AW18 Lost Kingdom range

As the weather cools and season notably moves away from the sun-soaked days to a chill in the air with darker evenings drawing in, one thing I take great pleasure in is turning over the kids’ wardrobe…

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Mother Of Baby Boy Born With Astonishing Thick Locks Jokes That Her Son's Hair Is 'Bigger Than He Is'

The mother of a nine-week-old baby boy whose hair is 'bigger than he is' says that she wants to avoid cutting it for as long as possible.   Renzo Henderson's hair is now so long that his mother, Shan…

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Parents Whose Baby Died In A Hotel Room Alone As They Boozed In The Bar Tearfully Admit 'It Was Terrible Mistake'!

A baby girl died after being left in a car seat overnight in a hotel room while her parents ‘socialised’, a serious case review heard. Ten-week-old Savannah had been placed in a car seat in the uprig…

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Woman Whose Baby Was Decapitated In Womb Felt "Loud Pop" As Doctor Pulled On Infant's Legs!

A mother whose baby was accidentally decapitated by a doctor as she gave birth says she felt a "loud pop" before "chaos and panic" swept through the delivery room. Laura Gallazzi claims the medic "bu…

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Doctors told woman when she was 11 that she would never have kids after entering the menopause - but now has a baby boy at 31

Amanda Lewis was told she could never be a mum after going through the menopause at 11. But here she is with partner Tom Hill and their mini miracle, Oryn. Beaming Amanda gave birth three weeks ago …

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Mum's Fear Every Time Her Son, 5, Born With Rare Condition, Eats Sweets!

Meet the little boy for whom brushing his teeth is a life or death situation. Tooth decay could be fatal for John Gray, 5, who was born with Tetralogy of Fallot, a rare congenital heart defect which …

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Newborn Baby Nearly Dies After 'Kiss Of Death In Hospital Gave Him Herpes'!

A baby nearly died after contracting a virus that doctors believe was spread through a kiss. Mum Lucy Kendall, 23, became concerned when her son, Oliver, slowly stopped drinking milk throughout the n…

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Breastfeeding Mum Forced To Stand For 30 Minutes After Passengers Refused To Give Up Seats On Packed Train!

Kate Hitchens said she felt 'uncomfortable and embarrassed' as she was forced to stand while feeding six-month-old Charlie. A mum was forced to stand on a packed commuter train while breastfeeding he…

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Mum Of Baby Shaken To Death By Father Is Jailed 'After Failing To Heed Warning Signals'!

A mother convicted for allowing her baby son's death has been jailed for 18 months. Laura Davies was told she had failed to heed "warning signals" before the death of six-month-old Kayden Walker - in…

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Toddler Died ‘Screaming In Pain’ After Waiting Three Days For A Hospital Bed To Have Life-Saving Operation!

A toddler died in agony after waiting three days for surgery which was repeatedly delayed because no hospital beds were available, an inquest has heard. Kayden Urmston-Bancroft required an "urgent" p…

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Laura Loves…Britax MAX-WAY PLUS

Britax Romer is second to none when it comes to safety and is a favoured brand by the experts and parents alike. They continue to invest heavily into research and technology leading the way in safety …

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Vogue Williams And Spencer Matthews Welcome Their First Child!

Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews announced they have become parents for the first time. The couple - who tied the knot in a romantic ceremony in the Scottish Highlands in June - welcomed a 'beauti…

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Couple Who Left Injured Baby With Fractured Thigh Because They Had Disney On Ice tickets Spared Jail!

Mark Watson and Lorraine Donnan, from Thornliebank, Glasgow, only took the tot to hospital six days after he fell off a sofa. A heartless couple who left a baby in excruciating pain with a broken thi…

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Top 50 Things Parents Really Miss When They Have Kids

A spotless house, Saturday morning lie-ins – and going to the toilet without being disturbed are the things parents miss most about life before children, it has emerged. A study of 2,000 mums and dad…

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Declan Donnelly And Wife Ali Astall Welcome Baby Girl

Declan Donnelly has become a dad and says he is "head over heels" at his daughter's arrival. The baby girl, his first child with wife Ali Astall, has been named Isla Elizabeth Anne. Her birth comes …

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Woman Who Had Hysterectomy Beats All Odds To Become Mum After Being Left With Just A Quarter Of A Womb!

Haley Myles had the op to end severe endometriosis but was able to give birth to baby Ava naturally. Tenderly cradling her baby girl, Haley Myles looks like any smitten new mum. But the bond between…

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UK's most inspiring football squad Sands Utd united in grief as they play for their lost babies!

Each game is dedicated to the tragic tots and the squad finally feel able to open up about their loss. Most players dream of goals and glory as they pull on their kit for a new season. But not Brita…

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Mum Secretly Swaps Husband'S Sperm For Her Lover'S During Ivf Then Tricks Him Into Raising Baby As Own!

Yana Anokhina deceived hubby Maxim Anokhin for a year and even encouraged him to form a 'lovely bond' with the baby. A woman who gave birth after IVF treatment had secretly swapped her husband's sper…

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Uk's Smallest Baby Born Weighing Same As Can Of Coke Goes Home With Parents For First Time At Six Months Old!

Tiny Theo Taylor defied all odds to survive despite weighing just 350g when born premature at 26 weeks - after doctors offered mum Katie Rhodes a termination the day before. Tiny Theo Taylor weighed …

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Family-Of-Seven With Two Sets Of Twins Reveal The Simple Changes That Have Saved Them More Than £7,000 A Year!

A family-of-seven with two sets of twins have revealed the simple changes to their weekly shop that's saved them more than £7,000 a year. Liam and Emma Ingram needed to tighten their belts after thei…

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Ten-Week-Old Baby Girl Dies After Being Strapped In Carrier For 15 HOURS In Hotel Room By Drunk Parents!

A 10-week-old baby girl died after being strapped into a car seat for 15 hours and left in a hotel room by her drunken parents, a damning report reveals. The baby, known only as 'Child M', is one of …

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Just Three In Ten Parents Read Stories To Their Children Every Day

Just three in ten parents read stories to their children every day, new research has found.    According to a survey of 1,000 parents just 15 per cent have their child read aloud to them every day, …

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Luckiest baby names for boys and girls REVEALED and some are very unusual

Over the years, various studies have shown your name can define you as a person. Clemson University found that women with gender neutral names are more likely to be successful. And research from Mar…

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Baby left burnt and blistered after 'careless' smoker throws lit cigarette into pram!

A newborn baby has been left burnt after a passer by tosses their cigarette end into her pram. Sophia’s skin was left severely blistered after the used cigarette landed on her as she was being pushed…

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Mum With Very Rare Breast Milk Condition Makes An Incredible Gesture To Some Babies Who Are In Need!

Tabitha Frost is a new mum who has found that she produces about three times more milk than average. She has now found a way to help families in really hard circumstances. Breastfeeding your babies c…

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Premature Twins Born Before Abortion Limit Weighing Just 1Lb Each Survive After Parents Told 'Expect Worst'!

Premature twin boys who were born before the abortion limit and each weighing around 1lb have defied doctors by surviving against all odds. Charlie and Harvey Barker were born at just 24 weeks - weig…

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Mum Donated Her Baby's Heart To Save A Life - Now A Stranger Has Done The Same To Save Her Other Daughter!

When Lisa Mallett’s daughter Jadene died a day before her first birthday she made the selfless decision to donate her heart to save another child. Now, 16 years later, Jadene’s four-year-old sister E…

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Parents reveal their top ‘hacks’ every mum and dad needs to know from learning emojis to dealing with a supermarket tantrum!

Knowing how to quell a supermarket tantrum, learning what emojis mean and memorising the names of TV characters are among the top ‘hacks’ every parent should take time to master, it has emerged. Rese…

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Study reveals the best time to have sex to MASSIVELY increase your chances of getting pregnant!

Are you trying to get pregnant? you probably think having sex whenever possible is the best way to up your chances but you could be wrong! Of course it obviously helps, there ways to boost your odds.…

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These Are The Top ‘Hacks’ Every Parent Should Take Time To Master

Knowing how to quell a supermarket tantrum, knowing what emojis mean and memorising the names of TV characters are among the top ‘hacks’ every parent should take time to master, it has emerged.    R…

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Pregnant pole dancer was still on the pole just TWO HOURS before her contractions began

A Mum ignored her family’s advice to stop pole dancing while pregnant and was even on the pole hours before her contractions began. Christina Spirig, a pole dancing instructor from Switzerland, conti…

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Mothers and babies put at risk as UK maternity units are forced to divert new patients!

Nearly half of the UK's overstretched maternity wards had to close to new patients last year. Mums-to-be and their babies were put at risk as almost half of maternity units were forced to temporarily…

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Ronan Keating’s Wife Storm In Hospital After Their Toddler Son Stabs Her In The Face With A Fork!

Ronan Keating's wife needed hospital treatment after their toddler son stabbed her in the face with a fork. Australian designer Storm, 36, needed stitches after their 15-month-old lad Cooper jabbed h…

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A Terminally Ill Mum Has Revealed The Heart-Wrenching Letters She’s Writing To Her One-Year-Old Daughter To Read After She Dies!

Sophie George, 27, was told she only has 18 months to live after being diagnosed with a brain tumour back in February. A TERMINALLY ill mum has started writing heart-wrenching letters to her one-year…

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Bridesmaid Walks Down The Aisle With Newborn Baby 12 Hours After Giving Birth Thanks To "Super Nurses"!

New mum Rachael Glaister, 26, only had one hour sleep when she joined sister-in-law Leanne Johnston and husband Sean for their big day. A bridesmaid walked down the aisle with her newborn baby just 1…

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Pregnant Woman Bursts Into Tears After Learning Her Baby's Gender Through Recording Of Late Father's Voice!

Jennifer Jones-Prothro, from California, is expecting her ninth child in December with husband James - who used old voicemail clips of the late grandfather's voice to create the heartwarming message. …

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Woman Who Spent £60K On Lifelike Dolls After Being Told She'D Never Be A Mum Welcomes First Real Baby Boy!

Victoria Andrews, 26, forked out up to £1,500 for each doll thinking she was infertile, but now she has given birth to her '41st child' - bouncing baby Toby. A woman who spent £60,000 on ultra-lifeli…

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Baby Born Weighing The Same As Tin Of Beans Celebrates First Birthday!

A miracle baby born weighing the same as a tin of beans has just enjoyed his first birthday. Noah Robinson did not leave hospital for 305 days while he went through a string of ops –and had to be bro…

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New Glow Dreaming Lamp Sends Babies To Sleep In Ten Minutes, Claim Parents

Getting your baby to fall asleep at a reasonable hour can seem like an impossible to task to some parents. But now there seems to be a solution that boasts a staggering 98 per cent success rate w…

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Couple Stop At Mcdonald's Drive-Through - Leave With New Baby Boy!

A couple stopped off for a Quarter Pounder but left with a seven-pounder after their baby was born in a McDonald’s. The car in front of Sarah Meek and Josh Hall was driven by a midwife, who rushed to…

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Mum-Of-Six Targeted By Vile Trolls Who Said She Should Photoshop Out Her 'Disgusting' Stretch Marks!

Mum of six Sharny Kieser received hurtful remarks about her body from people on social media - but her husband defended her in a really sweet way. It's completely natural to have stretch marks on you…

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Four Mums On How They Have Embraced Their Post-C-Section Scars And Pouches — Just Like Beyonce!

Four mums proudly show their pouches and tell how they really feel about their post-baby bodies. FOR many new mums, getting used to their body can be a challenge. And it seems even superstar Beyonce…

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Police Officer Who Breastfed 'Smelly And Dirty' Malnourished Baby Is Promoted For Incredible Gesture!

A police officer who breastfed a neglected "smelly and dirty" baby in a hospital has been promoted for her incredible act of kindness. Celeste Ayala from Berisso in Argentina began nursing the baby wi…

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Mums Breastfeeding Babies In Water At Swimming Pool Slam Staff Who Asked Them To Leave!

Natalie Forester and Chloe Hattersley were feeding their children during baby swim sessions at a pool in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent - before being asked to sit on the side while feeding.   Mums have sl…

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Mother's Horror At Discovering Her Seemingly Innocent Photo Of Her Children Running In The Bush Could Have Turned Fatal!

A Victorian mum has accidentally captured on camera the horrifying moment her twin toddlers were just seconds away from life-threatening danger. Stacee Carter, partner Jack and their 16-month-old dau…

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Mum Who Spots Nanny Swigging From Baby's Bottle On Hidden Camera Goes On To Make Terrifying Discovery!

The mum saw the incident unfold on the secret camera she had installed in her daughter's nursery and was so incensed by what she saw she was hospitalised. A hidden camera has captured the moment a na…

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Holly Willoughby announces her lifestyle website is coming soon covering everything from fashion to wellness

This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby has announced the official launch of her lifestyle website, Truly, will be coming soon after teasing its arrival earlier this year. Taking to Instagram, the mu…

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Couple Share Beautiful Picture Of Newborn Baby Girl Surrounded By All 1,616 Needles They Used In Fertility Battle!

It took Patricia and Kimberly O'Neill four years, three miscarriages, and 1,616 shots to have their rainbow baby, London - and this image has now become a symbol of hope. The undying hope of one coup…

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Six Sleep Mistakes Parents Make With Their Children - And How To Avoid Them!

Every child is different when it comes to sleep, and there's no secret trick (sorry) - but there are some things which could make it much harder. When we meet a friend or family member who has just h…

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Baby Who Had Deadly Sepsis Is Saved By Coronation Street Storyline!

When Aoife Duffy's usually happy four-month-old Eábha became cranky - but then woke up crying and projectile vomiting the next day and it reminded her of Jack Webster in Corrie. A mum has credited a …

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Number Of Cot Death Cases Rise For The First Time In Three Years! How To Protect Your Baby!

Experts are concerned “increasing pressure on local authorities’ health budgets” was to blame for the rise. The number of babies dying of cot death has risen for the first time in three years, new fi…

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Measles Cases Hit Record High In Europe!

Cases of measles in Europe have hit a record high, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). More than 41,000 people have been infected in the first six months of 2018, leading to 37 deaths. …

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Hero cop breastfeeds ‘dirty and malnourished baby’ because ‘hospital workers were too busy’

We just read this story and had to pass it on! The police officer asked medics for permission to feed the boy because hospital workers were overloaded with work and she could see hungry he was. A COP…

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MIND THE BUMP! Mum-Of-Four Gives Birth In The LOO

We have just read this story and had to pass it on!   Sarah Bailey's mum Pat delivered her baby girl, after her daughter passed out from the pain on the bathroom floor. A MUM has revealed she had n…

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Everything you need for the most beautiful Peter Rabbit themed nursery

Are you looking for inspiration on a themed nursery for your new arrival? Look no further! Not only have we found the most lovely Peter Rabbit items for your room but we have also been looking into t…

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Are there benefits to breastfeeding until the age of five?

We've just read this article on the BBC and we wanted to see what your experience has been? Are there benefits to breastfeeding children up until the age they start school? A mum who breastfeeds her…

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Hay Fever? An Ingenious Way for Parents and Children to Avoid the Problem

If you or your child is allergic to nuts, you avoid them. If you are allergic to pollen, it’s not so easy to avoid it. (Not that it's so easy to avoid nuts!) HayMax organic drug-free allergen barrier …

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'I'm Going To Change Your Nappy, Is That Ok?' Should We Be Asking For Our Babies Permission?

Having just read this, we needed to pass it on. What do you think? Deanne Carson said it's important to use eye contact to teach infants their response matters but viewers have been left "dumbfounded…

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Josh 'Jp' Patterson's Depression Battle: Made In Chelsea Star Says Girlfriend Binky Felstead And Fatherhood Helped Him Come Back From Brink Of Suicide

We have just read this article and felt we had to pass it on.    JP first spoke candidly about his mental health battle two years ago, revealing that he first tried to commit suicide when he was jus…

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Dr Google more likely to cause pregnancy anxiety than anything else

Search engine results were more likely to cause concern than any other information source 1 in 10 consulted the internet for info every day during pregnancy   SEARCH engines like Google and Bin…

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Baby carrier sold in Asda and Tesco urgently recalled over fears faulty clip could cause parents to DROP babies

Parents who own the Red Kite 3 Way Carrier should stop using it immediately, they have been warned. A baby carrier sold in Tesco and Asda has been urgently recalled over fears a faulty clip could cau…

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Laura Loves…Baby Sleeping Bags

Laura Loves…Baby Sleeping Bags Baby sleeping bags have been one of my go-to products since having baby Grace. They provide the safety and security for covering little ones during their sleep, when, l…

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Laura Loves…Britax Römer DUALFIX i-SIZE

A few months back, Britax Römer decided to update their Dualfix car seat in the form of the Dualfix i-Size. I hadn’t actually reviewed the Dualfix before, so can’t really testify to the updates from a…

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Survey reveals new dads are still reluctant to take advantage of shared parental leave

Third anniversary of Shared Parental Leave: survey reveals new dads are still reluctant to take advantage   With the third anniversary of Shared Parental Leave (SPL) coming up on 5 April 2018, resea…

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Mum warns pregnant women about the dangers of ignoring itchy skin…

Having just read this article, we wanted to pass it on to you! MIND THE BUMP Mum warns pregnant women about the dangers of ignoring itchy skin… and her advice could save your unborn child’s life. C…

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Baby car seat recalled over safety fears

A popular baby car seat manufacturer has announced it is recalling a type of seat because it may contain a faulty component which could affect its safety. Britax Römer warned that anyone who purchas…

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Cubbies launch the Guardian Bear for bereaved parents

UK Toy brand Cubbies giving away 1,000 Guardian Bear to bereaved parents in memory of their lost children. The initiative will launch on Cubbies.co on 19th March 2018. The initiative will allo…

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Top 10 baby name predictions for 2018

Picking a name for your baby is the most exciting thing ever - but with such a huge choice, it can be really tricky to find the RIGHT one for you.  Here are some ideas for you taken from the insp…

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The Lullaby Trust issues warning about some popular baby sleeping products sold in high street stores

More than 1 in 3 parents have, or intend to buy baby sleep nests & pods which go against safer sleep guidelines. We wanted to pass on this warning from the Lullaby trust: The Lullaby Trust has…

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Bumbo Multi Seat... What did we think?

What is the Bumbo Multi Seat? In a nut shell, the Multi Seat is a three stage seat for babies who can support their neck and back unaided in a seated position. It has adjustable height settings and a…

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Peter Rabbit nursery inspiration!

I couldn't resist it but put together a list of our top ten favourite Peter Rabbit items. Have you thought about your nursery yet, or do you have a little person who is as in love with the Beatrix pot…

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Laura Loves…Lansinoh 2 in 1 Double Electric Breastpump

I’ve always been pro-breastfeeding. I can’t help it, I had it drilled in to me that breast is best and following on from that I have done extended breastfeeding with my three children. However, over t…

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Arguing over naming the baby

Popular baby names come and go. Prevalent name choices may even change before you get through the pregnancy. Families and peer pressure contribute to the stress of naming your baby. The most difficult…

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Biblical Baby Names

Twenty Religious/Biblical Baby Names   Parents have been thumbing through the Bible for baby names for a long time. This book was the source for some very popular names like Michael, Sarah, Joseph …

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Baby name trends in 2018

Naming a baby is a big deal. After all, it's a decision that your baby is probably going to live with for life. Whether you want a unique name or something relevant today, these baby naming trends can…

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Laura Loves…Baby Dove

Dove is a brand I have grown up with and come to respect over the years, it plays on it’s ‘kind to skin’ ethos and they have embraced the human body in all its natural forms within its advertising.  …

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UK struggling on infant mortality rate

An article in the Daily Mail states that according to the latest figures from Unicef, the UK lags behind countries such as Cuba and Belarus on infant mortality rates. Unicef figures leave the UK in 3…

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Laura Loves…Joie i-Level

Joie has recently introduced the i-Level car seat, a rearward facing baby car seat suitable from birth up to 13kg /85cm in length.   There’s definitely more choice coming to the market in terms of G…

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Bedtime advice from Norland

Creating calm and supportive bedtimes. If you don't read anything else about how to get your baby to sleep, read this. Supporting your child to have a good bedtime routine is key in having a calmer …

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Offer transgender patients egg freezing, experts say

Women and girls in the UK transitioning to become men should be able to have their eggs frozen by the NHS, the British Fertility Society has said. Current guidance says cancer patients should be give…

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Head Lice

The mere mention of these little creatures is probably enough to get you scratching, but the chances are that if you’ve got children in nursery or primary school you’ll probably end up with a case of …

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Woman secretly dry-nurses granddaughter behind daughter's back - and people feel uncomfortable

Elizabeth Gooden was faced with a dilemma when looking after her granddaughter, and did what felt best Elizabeth Gooden is a mum of four, step-mother to another four children and also a grandmother. …

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Laura Loves…smarTrike Folding Trike 700

Kiddie biking life in the Mason household started off with a SmarTrike. I still have it somewhere in the garage, a beautiful blue leaf print, and in its prime I thought it was pretty hot stuff. Roll o…

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Kevin the Carrot

According to The Sun, Aldi has revealed the final part of it's Christmas ad featuring Kevin the Carrot and it’s very cute. Watch the video HERE. Fans will be excited to know that soft toy versions of…

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Shopping with your baby has never been so easy!

What can I say, finally there is an answer to being able to shop with a little one... or two in tow! The Binxy is a fantastic little bit of kit which is comfy and versatile. You can either pop your l…

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The 100 most popular UK baby names of 2017 loved by parents revealed - and there are some surprises

There may not be exactly one born every minute, but by December 31, 2017, the UK will have welcomed just under 700,000 new bundles of joy. Of this number there will be Ellas and Ethans, Jaydens and J…

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Breastfeeding mums rejoice! You can drink alcohol (Christmas or no Christmas)

Well! Here it is. We just stumbled across this article from the Telegraph!   It’s cocktail season - that time of year when it becomes socially acceptable to overdo it slightly, and if necessary, cal…

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When does teething start?

Most babies start teething at around six months. Every baby is different, some are born with teeth or start teething at four months. Some babies experience teething as late as 12 months, when their fi…

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Boots issue urgent product recall for airflow dummy products

BOOTS has published a product recall for some of its airflow soothers.   The two products affected by the recall notice are: Boots Baby Airflow Soother 0-6 months 62-69-044 Boots Baby Airflow Soot…

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Do twins have the same DNA?

Identical twins share the same DNA as they come from the same egg. Fraternal twins are born from two separate eggs so, although they are siblings, they have separate DNA. Even though identical twins h…

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Laura Loves…Angel’s Face

Angel’s Face is one of those go to places for girls wear when you are in need of something a little extra special – whether it be a party, Christmas, family occasion – you get the idea! With Christma…

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Women advised to sleep on side to help prevent stillbirth

This article was published on the BBC on the 20th November. Please do have a read of it.    Women are being advised to sleep on their side in the last three months of pregnancy to help prevent still…

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Laura Loves… Smarter iKettle

We’ve all been there, without even realising it we have somehow bypassed feeling thirsty and are now gasping for a drink. It always seem to come at the most inconvenient of times – mid breastfeeding o…

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IVF Facts: National Fertility Awareness Week And Navigating the IVF minefield

Last week saw the launch of the 2017 National Fertility Awareness Week, a brilliant network of events and campaigns that aim to educate and change perceptions surrounding infertility. As a fertility …

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Surviving a holiday with toddlers: The struggle is real!

Over 30% of parents with toddlers regret going away at all Over 50% of parents said they had not been warned adequately before booking how difficult holidays with toddlers could be Over 25% …

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Surrogate mother of 'twins' finds one is hers

Having just read this article on the BBC site, we had to share it!   A surrogate mother from California, who gave birth to two babies, found out one of the children was biologically hers. Jessica A…

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How much sugar is in your food?

You will be surprised at just how much sugar there is in some of your favourite foods.   Babies should never have sugar added to their food. Children aged between 4-6 should have no more than 5 teas…

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Top 10 Myths About Vaccinations

The Top 10 Myths About Vaccinations, written by Dr Emma Scott   Over recent years the number of parents choosing not to vaccinate their children has been rising. Many parents are worried about the s…

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Laura Loves…Elvie Trainer

When Elvie approached me about doing a review of their kegel trainer, I must admit that I had to do a bit of research, as I hadn’t previously heard of it and wondered what I might be letting myself in…

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Can you tell what's wrong with this picture?

According to the Daily Mail - Parents' outrage at 'sexist' children's toys in Target!   A photo of children's toys in a Target Australia store has drawn criticism online, with two pieces in particul…

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Guilt-ridden mum fractures baby's skull after dropping him - and parents everywhere identify

Having just read this story, we felt it was so important to share with you all. 

 

Liz Mannegren was having a normal day with her baby son, when he suddenly wriggled out of her arms.

Two years ago,…

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Expectant mothers should sleep on their side towards the end of pregnancy, experts warn

A study published in The Journal of Physiology has found women in late pregnancy who sleep on their backs may cause problems for their baby. According to the news, Expectant mothers should sleep on t…

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Child ‘forced to stand on bus as last pram space was taken by cat in buggy

A mum was apparently told to make her child stand on a bus because a cat in a pram was taking up the last pushchair space. Mia Jade Wilson, 26, was on a First bus to Leeds on October 6 when she heard …

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This cute marriage proposal — on the vest of an adorable baby boy — will melt your heart

If you need some inspiration on a proposal then this is it! We had to share this article with you... Steven Tresadern had the vest specially printed and ordered to surprise partner Hollie Peers A mu…

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Virgin Holidays launches packages for single parents - and it could save families up to £1000

Richard Branson's firm is offering up the holidays in a very glamorous location... Virgin holidays is launching a new initiative that could help single parents save money on their family holidays. T…

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Hospital Bag Checklist: What Should I Pack In My Hospital Bag?

With such an exciting chapter about to begin for you and your baby, it is always a good idea to prepare in advance. It is recommended that you start packing for your due date about two weeks before. …

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Midwife deciphers what your newborn baby's cries mean

This article has got us thinking. Does it give you the answers you are looking for?   One midwife has explained what makes your newborn baby cry - and what you don't need to worry about. It's a sou…

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PRESS RELEASE: Babymoov Statement: FDA Guidelines on Sleep Positioners

Babymoov have released a Statement: FDA Guidelines on Sleep Positioners Further to the recent news relating to re-issued advice from the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) concerning sleep posit…

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Dad called a 'sicko' for taking his son into baby-changing room

Here is a story we have just read... Dad called a 'sicko' for taking his son into baby-changing room - but one mum rushes to his defence He received abuse when a mum came in with her two young kids …

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BABY WARNING: Tesco, Mothercare and eBay ban baby sleep positioners...

Having just read this article, we wanted to pass it on to you.  MOTHERCARE are among three retailers to ban baby sleep positioners following the deaths of 12 newborns in the US linked to the products…

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Baby sleep positioners dropped by shops after deaths warning

Some UK retailers have stopped selling baby sleep positioners amid concerns over their safety. A US health regulator said they "can cause suffocation that can lead to death" and have been linked to 1…

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Laura Loves…Britax Holiday

I adore the name of this pushchair – it makes me smile and brings to mind an image of fun family breaks away. Other than the obvious nice name, it sets the theme for the pushchair. It’s no accident i…

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Why this exhausted mum who left baby on airport floor is perfect lesson on dangers of shaming parents

Having read this article in the mirror, we thought it was an important message to pass on.  Molly Lensing had been having a nightmare journey when a stranger decided to take a photo of her and share …

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Quick thinking Mum saves unborn daughter's life

Having just read this article in the Mirror, we just had to share it. Here you are: 'Mum urges pregnant women to trust their instincts after her quick thinking saves unborn daughter's life Ayla Hell…

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Mum catches nanny drinking her breast milk

The headline reads: Mum catches nanny drinking her breast milk - who accuses her of being 'stingy and not sharing' Apparently the nanny's old employers allowed her to drink whatever was left over! …

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Popular baby names which are strictly banned in other countries

From Charlotte to Ashley - the popular baby names which are strictly banned in other countries Countries such as Iceland, German and Portugal have lists of forbidden baby names This article in the m…

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Laura Loves…Medela Swing Single Electric Breast Pump

I am very near the end of my breastfeeding journey. Over the past six years I feel like I have been breastfeeding non-stop – on and off is probably more accurate. It’s been a journey of incredible low…

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Is keeping a diary the secret to combatting childhood eczema?

To mark National Eczema Week (16 – 24 September), emollient experts Epaderm® Junior launch the ‘Eczema Tracker’ The new diary, to help parents monitor their child’s skin, is based on research …

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Milestone moments in your child’s life

Only one in ten parents rate their baby’s first steps and first words as their favourite milestone moments in their child’s life Summer Infant urges parents to create their own cherished memories rat…

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Gas And Air: The Advantages And Disadvantages (Pain Relief in Labor)

Gas and air, also known as “laughing gas” or Entonox, is often used by women for pain relief during labour. Although it won’t get rid of labour pains completely, it will certainly reduce the pain and…

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