PROJECT BABY NEWS & BLOGS
In winter, there’s nothing like a cosy cot quilt for extra comfort, particularly if your little one is feeling under the weather. Metanium has two White Company Noah’s Ark Cot Bed Quilts (RRP £85) to give away This gorgeous patchwork quilt features a Noah’s ark appliqué, two munching giraffes and two chomping elephants, all exquisitely embroidered between squares of cool grey stripes and prints. Made of beautifully soft cotton cambric, the lightweight quilt is perfect for any baby’s nursery.
When a baby is born, the first set of teeth are already there, just under the gums. The arrival of a baby’s first tooth is always an exciting time! The front teeth usually begin to come through the gums between six and twelve months. Over the next 2 years the remaining baby teeth will appear. By the time a child is 3 years old all 20 baby teeth will have arrived. These teeth are very important for eating, talking and smiling. They also keep spaces for the adult teeth. Read more >>>
Half of all parents suffer at least one tantrum per day according to new Diono survey!
- Parents often feel that that all eyes are on them when their children are kicking off, so parenting travel brand Diono, asked 2000 UK parents with children aged from 18 months to 5 years, for details about their little one’s tantrums, with surprising results.
AM I TOO STRESSED to get pregnant?That depends. There’s a clear link between stress and a difficulty in conceiving, but that doesn’t necessarily mean stress causes the difficulty. It is true that an inordinate amount of stress can lead to inhibited hormone function and a late or missed period every so often, but most researchers today believe that the main relationship between stress and infertility has to do with all of the side effects that stress can cause, so if you’re feeling stressed, it could be beneficial to address the issues individually. Side effects of stress that could contribute to impaired fertility. Read more >>>
PROJECT BABY ARTICLES
Chicken & Pumpkin Couscous
Packed with arginine, an amino acid proved to help blood circulation, and vitamin E, which is shown to reduce sperm defects, this dish may increase male fertility.
How your child plays, learns, speaks, and acts offers important clues about your child’s development. Developmental milestones are things most children can do by a certain age. Check the milestones your child has reached by his or her 1st birthday. Read more >>>
So, you’ve had your baby. The visitors have arrived, and left. You’ve done the feeding, the weaning and the sleep deprived nights and hopefully also enjoyed your maternity leave and if you’re a working mum, it’s about now that you’re starting to think about the inevitable return to your job – and the question of the childcare that will best suit your baby (and you!). Read more >>>
When Baby’s Speech is Slow Going… As a parent it’s often difficult to know when a child’s development falls within the ‘normal’ range and when there is cause for concern. Just like learning to walk, children develop the ability to communicate at different speeds, and some will encounter difficulties along the way. Read more >>>
If you’ve just started breastfeeding, you’re doing the right thing for you and your baby. But if breastfeeding doesn’t come naturally at first, don’t worry. Plenty of new mums and babies have to practise and persevere until they get the hang of it. Read more >>>
Are you expecting a baby and thinking about getting some help. Your friends all rave about whatever kind of help they had, Maternity Nurse, Night Nurse, Doula etc and you are so confused you don’t know what to do. Read more >>>
REVIEWS AND COMPETITIONS
Slumber Sac Sleeping Bag
This is a genius soloution, your toddler kicks off his covers at nigzht but normal sleeping bags don’t accommodate for the stages of standing in their cots. Slumbersac have come up with this invention, a sleeping bag with legs. So if like our home its freezing they can stay in their sleeping bag. They can crawl and stand with ease. Nothing stopping baby now.
Price: £20.99 www.slumbersac.co.uk
i-size compliant 360 degree swivel, Isofix. Stage 0+/1 (birth – 4 years approx) A car seat that meets all the latest safety guidelines and features to make your life that much easier. I love the padding and comfort levels of the Nuna and a five point harness features some lovely thick padding making your child comfortable and safe. There are seven recline positions, simple to install with green locking indicators for peace of mind.
Meet the gorgeous Charlie Crane Levo Rocker. this is an amazing piece of furniture for baby’s from birth to around seven months with a maximum weight of 12kgs. Your baby will be the most comfortable and most stylish baby in this rocker. The natural rocking softly follows the movement of your baby.