Mum and daughter shopping

20 great places to visit in London with your kids

Spending the summer in the capital? Founder of Kensington Mums Dina Maktabi rounds-up the best days out in London for you and your little ones Battersea Park Children’s Zoo Tube: Sloane Square Age: 1+ Cost: Adults, £9.50; children, £7.50; under-threes go...

Top tips for a stress-free summer with your toddler

Parenting coach, Sue Atkins, and Ella's Kitchen infant nutritionist, Claire Baseley, have listed their top tips to help make the whole summer experience with your toddler as enjoyable and stress-free as possible. Top tips for a...

Could my child have sepsis?

Also known as blood poisoning (septicaemia), sepsis is the reaction to an infection in which the body attacks its own organs and tissues. Catherine Leong explains the risks and what signs to look out...
telling kids white lies to get them to eat vegetables

How many of these white lies do you tell your kids to get them...

Parents will say anything to get their kids to eat...
baby on a beach on holiday

How to protect your child’s eyes from UV rays

In this hot weather, the strong UV rays from the sun can do lasting damage to your child’s eyes Sure, we all know about the importance of sun cream on a sunny day, but what...
Child brushing teeth

How to take care of your children’s teeth

Are you taking proper care of your children's teeth? We asked Dr Milad Shadrooh, also known as The Singing Dentist, for his top teeth-brushing tips Not many kids will think teeth-brushing is a 'fun' activity,...
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Why and how to protect your baby’s ears from loud noises

We all want to protect our children, but have you considered the damaging effects of loud noises? Our children’s senses are far more delicate than those of adults. While many adults already suffer from noise-induced...

What are the benefits of teething jewellery?

Annie Quinton explores the new wave of teething jewellery for mum and baby Leave anything in the path of a teething baby and, if they can get their hands on it, chances are it’s going...

Everything that’s happened on Earth since your baby was born

This clever new tool from Go Compare can calculate all things big and small that have happened on Earth since your baby was born Have you ever stopped to wonder how many breaths your baby...

Is your toddler ready to move out of his cot?

Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about the transition from a cot to a bed Q.) Is there a recommended age to move my 18 month old from a cot into a bed?...