Category Archives: Tips

5 ideas to make your babies 1st birthday the best birthday, ever.

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The first year of your baby’s life is a year filled with fear, excitement and pride. In what possible way could you ever express all of these emotions you go through when celebrating the first year of their lives? Toys … Continue reading

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The labour bag: What to pack for the hospital!

What exactly should a birth plan be?

It is always a good idea to remain prepared before the birth of your new born. For this reason, it is also recommended you pack your hospital bag in advance, just in case your baby arrives early! Below is a … Continue reading

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Christmas food for babies and toddlers

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When it comes to Christmas, food is the be all and end all, the make or break and the icing on the literal cake; so why can your baby not take part? We’ve searched the web for the best recipes … Continue reading

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Make Christmas Eve THE night to remember for your toddler

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This week we thought we’d do something a little special on Babycity; we’re talking to one of our writers in the office about her Christmas experiences as a little girl and what made them so magical. Grab your pens Mummies, she’s … Continue reading

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Bonfire night with your newborn baby: should you or shouldn’t you?

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 Baby’s first bonfire night can be quite a nerve wrecking night to deal with loud noises, cold weather and the brightest of lights. Now, you might get lucky and your little one might be completely captivated by it all, but … Continue reading

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Making baby’s first halloween a treat, not a terrifying trick!

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Okay so we know it’s Halloween and we know some of us get completely consumed by the fantastic-ness of it all, but if you have a little baby in tow, a few adjustments may have to be made. 1) Get … Continue reading

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The shortlist: Best highstreet stores for “nice” maternity skinny jeans.

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Now, we’ve had a word with a few mums and found out this was a big part of their google search life: where can you find a nice and comfortable pair of maternity skinny jeans? We all know maternity lines … Continue reading

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Pardon you! How to deal with embarrassing gas during pregnancy.

Right, we all think it, we all fear it, and I’m just going to say it: gas is an issue. I said it. It’s an issue even when you aren’t pregnant but when you’re expecting, all the muscles in your … Continue reading

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“How can I keep my baby safely occupied when I have things to do?”

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As a new parent it gets hard to distinguish a time that’s reserved just for you; where you can make a cup of tea, sit down in front of the telly or with a good book and just be with…well, … Continue reading

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The forever dropping soother, here’s your answer to sterilisation on the go

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We know and understand the struggle that is travelling around with your baby; hyperactive spats, random bursts of hunger and uncalled for tears. The one saviour in all of this is the soother. Soothers a great answer to calming down … Continue reading

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