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When a Stranger Didn't See My Son for His Glasses

I’ve heard the remarks since the first time I stepped foot into a grocery store with my son:<p><i>Why does he look down so much?</i><p><i>Are his glasses real?</i><p><i>What</i> …

Toddler Chest Infections - Symptoms And Treatments

It’s never nice hearing your baby wheezing away and struggling to breathe, and chances are it could be a chest infection. Get familiar with the …

Babies

Every school needs a Buddy Bench

It even has its own Facebook group set up, called 'The Buddy Bench' and is gathering support from every corner of the globe so if you haven't heard …

Tuning into your baby - baby talk | Emma's Diary

The 18 Types Of Toddler Tantrum Every Parent Will Have Experienced

Send wine.<p>All parents have experienced the toddler meltdown - completely unprovoked, totally irrational and making you look like the worst mum or dad in the world. All because you tried to stop them eating cat food.<p>Here are the 18 types of toddler tantrum every parent has experienced, or has to …

Parenting

Five Mum Types You'll Definitely Meet In The Playground

Ditching the negative mum labels<p>From the way you handle explosive-poo situations to your attitude to sleep routines, nothing puts your character in the spotlight quite like being a new mum – which is perhaps why mums make such easy targets for stereotyping.<p>But if these tongue-in-cheek labels are …

Babies

NSFW: Birth Photographer Captures Exact Moment Babies' Heads Are Born In Fascinating And Rare Photos

A birth photographer has created a fascinating photo series capturing the crowning of babies' heads during birth.<p>Marry Fermont, the photographer behind Fermont Fotografie, said after women have given birth it can almost feel unbelievable that the baby had fit inside their stomach.<p>"THAT fitted in …

Photography

8 Ways To Support Your Toddler's Creativity

Encourage creativity through active play and interactive experiences.<p>We need to think creatively all our lives, and the foundations of this creativity are laid down in our early years. Help your toddler express their own sparks of fresh ideas with our list of activities that stretch their …

Creativity

Top Tips For Pre-Pregnancy Parents-To-Be

This one is for all of you out there thinking of starting a family. You've seen the Pampers adverts. You've cuddled your friend's baby when they're all squeaky clean, fed and bursting with baby giggles. You've done all that and thought, I want that. I'm ready. Bring on the sleepless nights and …

Babies

As Parents, It's Our Job to Teach Kindness to Our Children

Today we are watching the inauguration of the new President of the free world. This man rose to presidency by mocking the disabled and discrediting our veterans. He stooped to name-calling at every juncture of the campaign trail. He promises to make America great, without citing sources for how he …

Parenting

Incredible photo series shows how your baby was cuddled inside you

Follow us<p>Getting pregnant<p>Topics<p>Before you begin<br>• Trying for a baby<br>• Trying for another<br>• Trouble conceiving<br>• All getting pregnant<p>TOP RESOURCES<p>Am I …

Babies

A visual guide to weaning your baby and what you need to know

Weaning is such a learning curve. If you’re anything like me you start off clueless, but with a bit of guidance and research you realise it’s quite …

Babies

Chaos Theory

This morning, when I got back from doing the school run, I unlocked the door, awkwardly shimmied past Jude’s pram and Henry’s scooter - both of which …

An Honest Look at Your Social Life Before and After Having Kids

Crossing the threshold to parenthood changes everything. What once was a carefree – and even selfish – existence becomes a more duty-bound role …

Parenting

5 Ways My Husband Out

It is a touch hard for me to admit this, but here goes: When it comes to parenting, there are some things my husband does better than I do.<p>I like to …

My Little Pony

Can We Please Stop Trying to One-Up Each Other?

One of the best things about being a parent is watching your children learn something new. It’s so exciting to see their little minds grasp a new …

Obstetrics

When It's Good to Fight in Front of Your Kids

From our home perch in New Jersey, my family would drive up and down the eastern seaboard for long weekends and summer vacations. No matter our …

Parenting

How long it REALLY takes to get used to having a new baby

We know that having a baby is life-changing. In fact, it can take new mums and dads up to 14 months to get used to having a new baby, research has …

Parenting

Doing Less Has Changed My Life

I looked in the mirror one morning and saw a tired, stressed out, overworked, crazy woman who had totally lost her shit over the dog eating a toilet …

Parenting

The pros and cons of tiny age gaps

<i>If you're mulling over when to have baby number two... or three... or four... you might want to pay attention to the wisdom of Gillian Harvey, mother</i> …

Babies

Why Alberto Moreno could help save Liverpool's season

Jurgen Klopp has made a habit of challenging preconceptions since sweeping into Anfield almost 16 months ago.<p>Not least when it comes to the players …

Liverpool FC

Gerrard wants van Dijk at Anfield

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard has urged manager Jurgen Klopp to make a move for Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk.<p>The Dutch international has …

Liverpool FC

Klopp will help Gerrard

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has said he will help Steven Gerrard become a top manager.<p>The former Anfield captain returned to the club last week to …

Liverpool FC

Jurgen Klopp's January transfer record at Mainz & Dortmund show his reluctance to use winter window

<b>Jurgen Klopp‘s reluctance to sign players in January has proved frustrating for Liverpool supporters, but his record suggests he won’t be changing</b> …

Soccer

Jurgen Klopp refuses to pin poor January form on Liverpool missing Sadio Mane

<b>Jurgen Klopp has refused to blame Liverpool’s poor January form on the absence of Sadio Mane during the Africa Cup of Nations.</b><p>Mane played his last …

Liverpool FC

Liverpool v Southampton | Uncensored Match Build Up

No sign of Coutinho or Clyne as Liverpool train

Liverpool geared up for their crunch EFL Cup tie with Southampton at Melwood on Monday night - but there was no sign of Philippe Coutinho.<p>Nathaniel …

Soccer

Aldo - Push Trent forward to play Lallana in midfield

I don't even know where to start with Saturday. All over the pitch, things weren't going according to plan.<p>Don't get me wrong, fingers should be …

Liverpool FC

Klopp reveals what Melwood heart-to-heart with team was about

Jurgen Klopp is hoping a heart-to-heart with his Liverpool players will trigger a response as they look to secure their passage to Wembley.<p>The Reds …

Soccer