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How to manage a super messy baby after nursery…and some bath time reviews

Combine messy play, weaning and sensory activities and the result is one super dirty baby that’s caked in everything from shaving foam to tomato sauce. Now while messy play gives Cyrus the opportunity to be creative (and I’m all for that given where I work @inspirebeliefstudio), the gloop, goo and...

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The story of Mr Bengal, the peeping Tom next door

This is the ins’purr’rational story of friendship, love and a little boy and his mummy who’d really like to get their paws on Mr Bengal next door. The story began the day we viewed our new home. The previous owners had obviously owned a cat and Mr Bengal had obviously been...

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Newcastle mumpreneur nominated for a prestigious national children’s award

A Newcastle mumpreneur has been nominated for a prestigious national children’s award. The ‘What’s On 4 Kids’ Awards were launched a decade ago to celebrate the UK’s best activities, class leaders, party providers, places and activity-based products for children. Jenna Davy, 37, of Gosforth, Newcastle, who has two children, Seb,...

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How a different kind of nursery is Hatching Dragons in Barbican #London

With childcare provision currently in the spotlight here in the UK, Cennydd John, founder of the UK’s first bilingual Mandarin-English nursery, talks to Saffi Yusef about why he thinks there is a need for a more multicultural approach. PARENT power could prove vital in determining the economic trajectory of a post-Brexit...

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Towie, eggs and finding Mr Right when you’re 34 by guest blogger #Greyeyebrowgirl

At the age of 34, my guest blogger #Greyeyebrowgirl admits that she has still not met the love of her life and has what she describes as “womb ache”. After reading her post (see below), it got me thinking about my own journey. It’s truly amazing how fear grips you when...

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Mumpreneur duo develop new app to combat loneliness on maternity leave

  After The Duchess of Cambridge made a heartfelt confession about the “loneliness” of motherhood. Saffi Yusef talks to two London mumpreneurs about their new app to help mums connect with each other. It was a chance meeting in a rainy playground that got two London mums talking about their...

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One game, two different memories: Marbles, children and storytelling @ Wallington Hall #Northumberland

Our traditions, family history and memories make H and I who we are. No matter what our cultural background and differences growing up, we can ALWAYS find stories about things that link our past, present, and future. While there are some things H has experienced that that make me feel...