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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,...

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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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...

International Friendship Day: The five stages of children’s friendships

To mark International Friendship Day (30 July), Georgina Blaskey explains how we can help our children navigate the rollercoaster of playground relationships... Even as young as nursery age we may see the first seeds of friendship...
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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...
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Is screen time actually bad for your kids?

How badly does screen time really affect our children? Not as much as you might think, say experts – and there are even some benefits, too This month the World Health Organisation (WHO) officially classed gaming...
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UK’s top 10 messiest toddlers revealed

They may bring chaos in their wake, but we can't resist a giggle when our messy toddlers are up to no good... (again) Whether they're caking themselves in food, jumping into muddy puddles or raiding...
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New data from Amazon reveals parents' biggest worry when it comes to travelling When you're travelling abroad, with your family, it's natural to worry. Do we need to hire a car seat? Is Factor 50...
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You can now get plastic-free kids party bags

Ever considered giving out plastic-free party bags at the end of your child's birthday celebrations? Well, it seems to be the latest trend... Plastic Free Party Bags is the brainchild of Croyden-based mother Emmeline Hundleby. After...
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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 with your kids Battersea Park Children’s Zoo Tube: Sloane Square Age: 1+ Cost: Adults, £9.50; children, £7.50; under-threes go free A zoo designed...