Younger Child 3 Months – 6 Years Advice

How much does your little one change…from a tiny helpless baby to lively toddler – every stage is magical yet can be exhausting. Read our articles written by real mums who want to help

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Figuring out Life as a Stay at Home Mum

Written by Holly from Little Pickle’s Mom I think part of me always knew I’d end up being a Stay at Home Mum. I kept telling myself throughout my pregnancy that I’d wait and see how I felt. You can never know how you’ll feel until it comes down to it……

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Outnumbered: The Truth about Being Mum to Four

By Susanne from Ghost Writer Mummy For as long as I can remember… I always wanted to be a mum to four. Growing up with four sisters I already knew what it was like to have a chaotic and busy household. I never imagined my own home would be any different….

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Dealing with Unwanted Advice

Written by Holly from Little Pickle’s Mom Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/littlepicklemom Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/littlepicklemom Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/littlepicklemom Becoming a parent, especially for the first time, is a bit of a weird paradox. It’s something you’ve never done before and nothing can really prepare you. If you’re anything like me, you’ll pile an incredible amount…

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Holiday Packing for your Children

Holidays are something we all look forward to and get excited to get booked and on the calendar. But when it comes to packing for them some of us find ourselves a bit lost and unstuck of what we should be taking with us for our children.  I have learnt…

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Managing between a Toddler and a Newborn

By Rebecca Wilson from Me & You Raising Two Managing your time equally between your toddler and newborn is something, with the best will in the world, you can’t prepare for. Thinking the other day about Emelia, and how well (on the whole) she has adapted to a new baby…

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Reusable Cloth Nappies

By Katie Atkinson from Gold Dust Prior to having my little girl I hadn’t considered anything other than disposable nappies. If it wasn’t for having a newborn trial pack of reusable pop-in nappies, I probably wouldn’t have thought twice. But here we are, almost 9 months down the line and…

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Bonding with your Baby

A Personal Experience By Kirsty McManus from Life With Boys During pregnancy, we all have a preconceived idea of what life with a new baby will be like. Child-birth should have been a heart warming experience. The midwife should have placed my son in my arms and I should have…

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5 Reasons You’re Nailing Motherhood

By Lucie from lucielovesit As a first-time mum, I spent weeks dealing with baby blues and second guessing myself. I was struggling with my C-section and being in hospital for over a week. It’s only now, 5 months down the line, I can see things more clearly and I feel…

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Our Top 10 Children’s Books

Written by Alaina Howie from Mulberry Mummy Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mulberrymummy/ I’ve always loved books. I resisted the charms of Kindle for a long time because it couldn’t offer me the same experience that a real book does. There’s something about books –the smell, the feel and the experience of turning the pages…

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Telling your toddler they are having a baby sibling

Most parents can’t wait to spill the beans to their little one that they will be having a baby brother or sister in the not so distant future. However it can also be nerve wracking as well, as you want them to understand and grasp the concept as much as…

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Five Top Tips for starting Potty Training

Starting to potty train your child can seem like a really daunting prospect. Some children take to it straight away, while others take a little longer to come around to the idea. Whichever your child is, we wanted to share five top tips to help ease you into the potty…

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Is My Child Ready For Potty Training?

Potty Training, especially if it is your first child, can be a really daunting prospect. So many parents worry about when is best to potty train. The advice you hear over and again is ‘when they are ready.’ But how do you know when your son or daughter is ready…