Parenting Advice

3 April 2016

How to keep your kids safe online

- It's not just the amount of chocolate your kids are going to be eating that you have to keep tabs on this Easter. Being home for two weeks means ...
1 April 2016

Top tips for parents and children affected by bullying

- To coincide with the launch, Kidscape has provided a range of top tips for both parents and children affected by bullying. Top Five Tips For Parents 1. Speak To Your Child. ...
11 November 2015

Six ways to protect your newborn

- The first few months of your newborns life are some of the most intense yet exciting moments for a parent. It's also a time of hard work and little ...
10 October 2015

Sleeping tips from around the world

-  To become a parent is an amazing, life-changing experience but sleepless nights with a crying baby can not only be exhausting but isolating too. Colic affects up to one ...
11 September 2015

Tips for everyday parenting battles: Is it time to call a truce?

It's no secret that parenting battles can often end in tears, tempers and tantrums (both theirs AND yours!), even before and after the inevitable 'terrible-twos' phase. The good news is ...

18 August 2015

Top tips for breaking the holiday sleeping habits and getting the family back on track

The summer holidays can throw out the whole family's sleep pattern, but don't worry Silentnight's sleep expert can get you back on track with a few simple steps. Dr Nerina ...
11 August 2015

Parenting advice for swimming with little ones

Baby swimming expert and HUGGIES® Little Swimmers® brand ambassador Laura Sevenus offers advice to parents who are thinking about taking the plunge with their little ones. Most babies love being ...
28 July 2015

Packing your Hospital Bag – checklist

Packing your hospital bag can seem like a daunting task, especially if it's your first baby. You feel like you want to pack everything but realistically you just need to ...
9 July 2015

Exclusive guest blog: Parents needn't fear the mess!

-  New research conducted by Pampers with more than 1,000 UK parents, has revealed the extent of parents' love for Baby Wipes as the remedy to quickly clean up all ...

21 February 2013

Parenting Advice: Best post-pregnancy products for mother and baby

After nine months spent preparing for the birth of your new arrival, welcoming a new life into the world can naturally turn yours upside down. Make sure that you have ...
19 February 2013

Children's eating habits: Six quick tips for fuss-free meal times

With the help of BootsWebMD.com, meal times can be enjoyed. A varied diet is essential for children, and the government recommends that they eat foods from the four main food groups ...
14 February 2013

Parenting Advice: Going back to work after having a child

Sigrid Daniel, UK Director of Care.com, an online site which allows families to connect with millions of caregivers, shares some useful advice for returning to work after maternity leave. What do ...
13 February 2013

Family guide to keeping the costs down this Half Term - without cutting out the fun

With half term fast approaching, many parents will have begun to contemplate how they’re going to keep their little darlings entertained for the week. Seeing as staycations are becoming the new ...
10 February 2013

10 Sanity-saving tips for new parents

Charlie Wilson is a writer, a businesswoman, a wife and, above all, a mum. She is the author of the book Survival Guide for New Parents: Pregnancy, Birth and the ...
8 February 2013

Simple guidelines for parents and children to keep young people safe online

Get Safe Online, the not-for-profit organisation that is urging school children to take online safety responsibilities has outlined some simple guidelines to help young people stay safe online.  For children: Protect your ...
8 February 2013

Quick tips on what to look for when recruiting a nanny

Hiring a nanny is an imprtant decision for any family, and with childcare options in abundance now, it is easy to get lost and confused in your search for the ...
7 February 2013

Quick tips for safer photo sharing online

We have just said goodbye to Safer Internet Day for another year, but 2013’s focus on online rights and responsibilities will continue to play a huge part in young people ...
6 February 2013

Seven post-pregnancy lifestyle tips for mums

After having a baby, one of the big moments every new mother dreams of, is getting back into her pre-pregnancy jeans.  But for most of us, it takes a while for ...
5 February 2013

Safer Internet Day: Norton’s 10 top tips to keep young people protected online

Today marks the 10th anniversary of Safer Internet Day which is held to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology, particularly with the increasing accessibility of the internet on mobile devices, ...
29 January 2013

Pregnancy Advice: Protecting your baby bump in the car

With news of the Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy causing headlines worldwide, and superstar couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West preparing to welcome their first child, UK child safety manufacturer, Clippasafe, ...
28 January 2013

5 Quick Tips for Women Trying to Conceive

For those thinking about starting a family in 2013, Tommy’s midwife Jules Robertson offers her top tips for getting baby-ready. 1. Eat a balanced and healthy diet. The right vitamins and ...
27 January 2013

Seven things you need to know to keep healthy while pregnant

Baby charity Tommy’s and Asda are lending a helping hand to would-be-parents, with the help of the charity’s ‘Having a Healthy Pregnancy’ guide, available for free in Asda Pharmacies. Since its ...
26 January 2013

10 Tips to help your child buy their first property – without dipping into the bank of mum and dad

Most young people are suffering self-esteem issues from their inability to enter the housing market, with their decisions in life about work, love and family all being affected, according to ...
25 January 2013

Group and classroom-based tuition is the smarter choice for parents and children

More and more parents are choosing to supplement their children’s schooling with extra tuition and this is only expected to increase in 2013. However, extra tuition doesn’t need to cost a ...