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 they'll ...
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. Find ...
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 sleep, ...
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 in ...
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 ...
28 July 2015

Exclusive: Celebrity hair and make-up stylist Charlotte Hayward’s tips on children's hair

Vosene Kids has partnered with film hair stylist Charlotte Hayward, part of the behind the scenes team on movies including Harry Potter, Captain Phillips and X-Men to help give parents ...
9 July 2015

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

Consultant Dermatologist and member of Pampers' Love, Sleep & Play Panel Dr. Tabi Leslie talks to Female First about #PampersPooface and encouraging parents not to fear the mess! New research ...

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: 6 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 ...
18 February 2013

6 Best Baby Potties

Potty training is an important stage in every little one's upbringing and to make it less difficult on mum and dad, we have picked six of the best baby potties ...
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 ...
12 February 2013

6 Fun Family Experiences for the Half Term Break

Keeping the kids entertained during the half term holidays needn’t be a worry, we have picked five great family experiences for all to enjoy during the school holidays. 1. Easton Farm Park - ...
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

Chef Lorraine Pascale Looks at why some 21st Century Adults are Child-like "Potentialists" (VIDEO)

According to new research shows that 21st century adults are refusing to grow up by keeping a child-like curiosity and constantly evolving. The study by American Express, of more than 2,000 adults, ...
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

7 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, ...
4 February 2013

PODCAST: Macmillan Cancer Support Urges Families to Write a Will

Macmillan Cancer Support is urging adults who do not have a will in place to consider urgently writing one, with the charity concerned that many families could be at risk ...