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:

Glow Dreaming sleep lamp

Parents claim this new Glow Dreaming Lamp is a miracle cure for sending crying...

A certain pink night light from Down Under called the Glow Dreaming Lamp claims to make your child – even those problem sleepers – drop off in a matter of minutes... There’s nothing more precious...
Little girl eating a plate of vegetables

Top tips for coping with a fussy eater

In an extract from nutritional health coach Lizzie King's 10 Steps To Crack Fussy Eaters, here's five expert ways to turn your child from fussy to foodie... 1. Give kids true and honest information about food Instead of...
kids-baking-kitchen

Inspired by The Great British Bake Off? Here’s the best kids’ baking classes in...

If you're excited by the return of The Great British Bake Off, inspire your mini bakers too with our pick of the best kids’ baking classes and bakeries in London... Since the invention of the...
Child with tooth

British children receive almost £24million each year from the Tooth Fairy

New research conducted in line with National Smile Month reveals the cost of baby teeth has risen by over 43 per cent If you think the price of a cup of coffee in London is...
girl hand over mouth parents swear

Is it ever OK to swear in front of your children?

Half of UK parents think its acceptable to swear in front of their children, according to a new study. Recent research conducted by online parent community, ChannelMum.com, which surveyed 2,000 parents of kids aged 0-16,...
Toddler playing with toys

These toy brands are officially toddlers’ favourites

New research has revealed the nation’s favourite toy voted for by kids – and it’s one you may have heard of before! Hammerson, the UK’s leading retail landlord, has revealed the country’s favourite ever toy,...
Measles

Is it measles, chickenpox or an allergic reaction? Everything you need to know about...

How can you tell the difference between a small allergic reaction, chickenpox, and an outbreak of measles? When your child develops spots on her skin, sometimes it's impossible for parents to decipher what they are,...
Swaddling

Everything you need to know about swaddling your baby

Midwife and founder of the New Baby Company, Vicki Scott advises on the art of swaddling, an ancient practice that helps lull babies in to a peaceful slumber Having worked with hundreds of babies over...
Sleeping toddler

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...
Mum and baby co-sleeping

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...