Planning a Baby on a Budget

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Having a baby is a hugely exciting time in your life, but it can also be a huge learning curve, especially in budgeting. Baby equipment is big business and we all want the best for our children, but it is important to remember that much of it will only be used for a few weeks and isn’t worth spending big money on. Planning a baby on a budget is a challenge, but can be achievable but it is important to… Continue Reading “Planning a Baby on a Budget”

Best-ever line up of speakers at The Baby Show this weekend

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The Baby Show, with MadeForMums, announces its best-ever line up of speaker for its Olympia Show with an outstanding list of the UK’s top parenting experts and celebrity parents sharing their experiences in live talks across the three days. The Baby Show, which runs from Friday 18th until Sunday 20th October at Olympia London is a must-attend event for all those new and expectant mums and dads looking to shop for their new arrival and hear from the best experts… Continue Reading “Best-ever line up of speakers at The Baby Show this weekend”

Top Gift Ideas for Grandparents to buy for a new baby

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You have found out you are going to be a Grandparent and quite naturally you want to help your son / daughter with some of the paraphernalia that you need when welcoming a new baby into the family. The thing is, times have changed since you last had a baby and what we may have done 20+ years ago is very different to what is recommended now. We are on countdown until our first grandchild arrives in the family in… Continue Reading “Top Gift Ideas for Grandparents to buy for a new baby”

What Are the Best Sleeping Positions During Pregnancy?

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WA lot changes with pregnancy. For many women, it can be a stressful time as they worry about diet and nutrition, contractions and the development of their baby. Many turn to apps like Bloomlife and social media forums to calm their fears. One thing that constantly remains a problem is sleep. Many pregnant women have a hard time finding a comfortable position in which to sleep. The way you usually slept no longer seems to work as your body changes. This… Continue Reading “What Are the Best Sleeping Positions During Pregnancy?”

How to choose the right pram for you!!

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Having a baby is one of the most exciting (and scary) times of your life and can also be an expensive hobby. All around you people are offering their advice, companies are selling how important their products will be to you and some with price tags to make your eyes water. One of the most expensive purchases you will make is the pram / pushchair. I have to admit that I was a bit of a pram and pushchair addict… Continue Reading “How to choose the right pram for you!!”