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How long does the average toddler take to fall asleep?

How long does it take your toddler to drop off? A new survey has revealed the answer, and it's probably a lot longer than you thought... A survey carried out by Better Bathrooms asked 2,000...
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How to make your baby sleep in their own bed

Does your baby end up sleeping in your bed? Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes offers her advice to help your little one love their own space... Q.) My 10 month old refuses to sleep in his...

Do you have a clingy baby?

Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about her clingy baby... Q) I have a nine month old who is super clingy – he gets so angry and upset if I leave him for only...
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Ewan McGregor confirmed to read CBeebies Bedtime Story

Ewan McGregor is the latest celebrity confirmed to read a bedtime story on CBeebies. Following in the footsteps of Tom Hardy and Eddie Redmayne, the 47-year-old Christopher Robin star will do a heartwarming reading of Everybody’s...

Baby names’ biggest influencers of 2018 so far

Baby name books, the yearly top 100 baby names, friends and family’s opinions and even apps help soon-to-be parents decide upon names for their children, but what about the more subliminal influences? Are you a...
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The benefits of swimming with your baby

Paul Thompson, founder of Water Babies, explains the benefits of swimming with your baby... Did you know that babies have the natural ability to swim? This is due to two intelligent baby swimming reflexes: the...

How to cope if your child is a fussy eater

Feeding can throw up all sorts of problems. Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about how to handle a fussy eater... Q) How do I get my two-year-old to try new foods? He...
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Breastfeeding mum told to ‘cover up’ in public puts blanket over her head

A mum who was shamed for breastfeeding in public had the best response to being told to "cover up" – by throwing the baby blanket over her own head. Melanie Dudley from Austin in Texas,...
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Could your toddler be our ‘kid of the month’?

Child models wanted! Has your little one got charm? Our London-based partner magazine, Little London, are on the lookout for child models to be their 'kid of the month' in the autumn issue of the...
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Top tips for going back to work while breastfeeding

Vicki Scott, the midwife and mum behind antenatal group New Baby Company, offers up her top tips on going back to work if you're still breastfeeding 1. Plan ahead Plan for your return to work well...