Baby & Toddler

Welcome to our baby and toddler hub. From expert opinion to health advice, parenting tips and tricks to shopping guides, covering everything from baby's first days out to toddler sleeping patterns, we've gathered all the latest stories relating to your baby and toddler in one place.   Read our top baby and toddler stories here:

Expert advice on fussy eating

We ask parenting expert Kathryn Mewes one reader’s question about how to feed her child the right things How can I encourage my one-year old daughter to eat vegetables? It is a fact that all children...

Struggling with potty training

We ask parenting expert Kathryn Mewes one reader's question about potty training Q: My two-year old son has zero interest in being potty trained. We have tried lots of different approaches - training seats, musical...

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...

Is your baby sleeping at feeding time?

Breastfeeding consultant and maternity nurse Deearna Withey discusses how to avoid your baby falling asleep during a feed Getting into a feeding routine can be a daunting task for a new mum. Many mums can...

Genetics partly to blame for fussy eating

A new study has unveiled that genetics are partly responsible for fussy eating in children Any worried parents concerned that they’re solely to blame for their child’s picky eating habits can rest assured – a...

How to get your baby to sleep

Beat those bedtime battles with BookTrust's simple steps to a better night's sleep If getting a full night's sleep is top of your wish-list, you're not alone. Almost 80% of mothers and fathers with children aged three...

The new style of potty training

Make potty training that much easier with the brand new, award-winning LumiPotti that has a motion-sensitive night light

Common parental learning and behavioural concerns

The following are some questions that are often asked of Educational Psychologists. Although each individual child is unique, with unique circumstances, there are some general responses that can be given to each scenario. Here...

Managing Child Behaviour Problems in Winter

This month’s topic ‘Managing child behaviour problems in winter’ can translate into ‘Managing child behaviour at Christmas’. Christmas, where celebrated, is often associated as a time of great joy, however, it can also be a...

Sleeping woes, the night before Christmas

We all want a good night’s sleep before the long awaited day arrives. Read on for tips on how to get a new baby, a frightened toddler or an excitable child, sleeping more over...