How to Help Your Friend Who Has a Baby in NICU
When our son, James, was born prematurely at 30 weeks gestation, nothing could have prepared us for the hurricane that was about to tear full speed through our lives. It’s a different world that cannot be understood until experienced. It’s of course then no surprise that people have no idea how to help or even behave if someone they know...
Blow Your Mind with 20 Show Stopping Celebrity Kids Bedrooms and Nurseries
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There’s nothing we love more than a sneaky gawk behind a celebrity’s doors. When it comes to their progeny the rich and famous appear to know no bounds of taste, scale or toy-ownership… Proving bigger is better, more is never enough and that there’s no such thing as excess, here’s a collection of twenty of our most wow-worthy kids rooms...
5 Must Have Baby Products and 5 Things You Can Live Without
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Most of us mothers have done it; walked around baby superstores rubbing our growing bellies and admiring all the adorable, lovely, ‘useful’ baby things that surrounded us. We’ve made a list of what the ‘essential’ must have baby products for bringing home bubs and we’ve started to picture how all these wonderful goodies would fit into our home. But what...
Starting Your Baby on Solids is Simple. Here’s What To Do and What NOT to Do!
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Starting your baby on solids is a major milestone in your baby’s development and often the cause of much excitement, followed by confusion in parents.  Many parents can feel a little overwhelmed by where and how to start and find the thought of providing three meals a day daunting. Just ease yourself into it, following the simple and practical Food...
Mum’s Cot Warning Goes Viral After Son Gets Trapped Between Side by Side Cot
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Parents know how important it is to correctly baby-proof your nursery to avoid  tragic consequences, and as parents we think we've done the best we can.   Alison Johnson, mum to 18 month old twins Caleb and Lilly discovered all too tragically just what happens when you but the two cots them up back to back. Like so many parents of multiples before her,...
Ditch the Guilt! Five Top Reasons Childcare is Great For Your Kids
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Sometimes it’s hard to avoid those well-meaning, (or otherwise) people who like to share their opinion on childcare and the associated pros and cons.  There are those that are in opposition and will proudly boast about how they have dedicated their entire life to ensuring that little Johnny is brought up 24/7 at home in the loving care and affection...
How to Keep Organised When Sending Your Kids to Childcare
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Do you dread childcare mornings and wonder how you can be more efficient and organised when sending your kids to childcare? Do you often stare in envious awe at “those people” who breeze into childcare with neat hair, flawless makeup and an immaculately ironed shirt with their serene and equally neat and groomed children in tow? Surely you have...
What to Look For When Choosing a Child Care Centre
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Different mums have different motivation for returning back to the workforce after having children. Here's our Top 10 things to look for when choosing a child care centre. For some it is financially related as the cost of living increases and lifestyle expectations seem to grow.  For others, it is career-oriented decision and there is a desire (and sometimes pressure)...
Product Recall: Frank Masons Recall their Wooden Baby Sleigh Cot Bed
Frank Masons recall their Wooden Baby Sleigh Cot Bed as it does not comply with the mandatory Australian standard and poses an entrapment risk to infants. PRA number: 2014/14229 Date published: 31st July 2014 Product description Wooden Baby Sleigh Cot Bed in white or dark wood colour. Sold with drawer, and teething rail. Identifying features BC-026 Batch number: SDK130064 Affected cots have a marking on the base DECEMBER 2013. What...