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How to Help Your Toddler Settle in at Nursery

If your toddler is starting nursery for the first time, or returning to kindergarten after a summer break, we've got the top tips to help them settle in at nursery. Back to school season is...
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Parents Offer to pay £100 an Hour to Tutor Their ‘Nightmare’ Children

We’ve all heard horror stories about naughty children forcing nannies out of a job, but one family is offering to spend £100 an hour on a tutor for their ‘nightmare’ children. A family from Birmingham...
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How many of these white lies do you tell your kids to get them...

Parents will say anything to get their kids to eat...
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Thomas and Friends relaunches with multicultural makeover

Children's TV programme Thomas and Friends is relaunching to introduce new "inclusive" gender-balanced and multicultural characters. While Thomas the Tank Engine was once content spending his days with the likes of James the Red Engine, Henry the Green...
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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,...

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...
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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...
Family packing for holiday

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...