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Parents worry more about entertaining their kids during a flight than losing their luggage

Ahead of what’s set to be the busiest summer for air travel yet, new data from Amazon has revealed what worries parents the most when it comes to travelling This summer is set to be...
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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 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...
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5 summer survival hacks for parents

The summer holiday is the perfect time to bond as a family – here's how to make the most of those six weeks School's out and it's time for six uninterrupted weeks with the family. But...
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Win your very own summer book bundle from Simon & Schuster

We've teamed up with Simon & Schuster to give away a brilliant book bundle for your little ones... From ninja animals to hungry wolves and peckish pirates, Simon & Schuster has a perfect picture book...

The real reason children’s toothbrushes have coloured bristles

We're all aware of that there are different sizes of toothbrush depending on your child's age, but it seems there's a little known fact about why the bristles on children's toothbrushes are coloured –...

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...
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How to choose the right nursery for your child

It's a big decision during their early years, so how do you choose the right nursery for your child, asks Georgina Blaskey The inaugural day your child goes to nursery is the first milestone in...

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?...
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Tackle toddler tantrums with diet adjustments

Adjusting your child's diet could be the secret to a more peaceful life with the tantrums, says nutritionist Louise Pyne Think about the last time your tummy started to grumble. At the same time you...