Parenting News

22 July 2014

World’s First Crèche For Technology to get Families Re-Connected

We scrutinise our children for having their mobile phones glued to their hands, taking it with them everywhere they go whether it be the park or even sitting down for ...
21 July 2014

British Babies Photographed 780 Times Before Their First Birthday

As Prince George turns one, he is the most photographed and recognisable baby since his birth last year. Recently appearing on the front cover of Vanity Fair, the future king ...
18 July 2014

Hollyoaks Actors Back Exam Results Helpline

Exams can cause huge strain in your child’s life. It is a difficult time for them to experience which is very stressful and demanding. Many children can feel pressurised and ...
16 July 2014

Mothers Feel Like The ‘Fun Police’

Being a mother you have many responsibilities that require a mature attitude to get the jobs done. But for some fun-loving mothers, are fed up of being taken too seriously ...
16 July 2014

Independent midwives can no longer practice without PII

All healthcare professionals, including midwives, will be unable to practice without Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII) due to new EU legislation. It will be illegal for midwives without insurance to continue to ...
15 July 2014

Competitive Parents Train Up For School Sports Day

Are you a competitive parent? Is the excitement of sports day too much to handle? Are you taking extra gym classes to ensure you’re fit as a fiddle? It seems ...
14 July 2014

Prince George Crowned Toddler With The Best Hair

The future king has been crowned a little earlier than expected, being hailed the baby with the best hair. Prince George has been voted with the best barnet coming before pops ...
11 July 2014

Loom Bands Danger

A mother was sitting with her children making bracelets out of the colourful rubber bands when one of the bands flicked from her eldest sons hand accidentally from the bracelet ...
10 July 2014

British Women Put Off Getting Pregnant Due to Body Fears

Women are too scared to get pregnant as they are worried about the changes it will cause to their weight and body, a new survey has revealed. Despite women wanting children, ...
8 July 2014

Private School Parents Exempt From Holiday Fines

Taking your children on holiday during term time has become a huge talking point, with parents being fined if they take their children out of school during the school period. New ...
7 July 2014

Grandparents are labelled as being 'cool'

When you think of somebody who is cool, who do you picture? According to the kids, it’s the grandparents that are seen as the coolest, even cooler than mum and ...
7 July 2014

Fears confirmed that under 7s are “Couch Potatoes”

As a child, memories of running around and playing in the street may be among your favourites, but for your children, it seems that playing on the computer is more ...
4 July 2014

Parents feel judged when making decisions for their children

As a parent, making decisions for your child is the best thing for them. But most of you do feel slightly scrutinised when you influence your child, a new survey ...
3 July 2014

Families to splash £1.56 billion on school summer holidays

The summer holidays are closer than ever and keeping the kids entertained for a whole 6 weeks can be a tricky task, but more importantly very, very expensive. British parents will ...
2 July 2014

Mums Struggle To Fit In “Me-Time”

Being a mother is not easy. Running around after all the family, not sure whether you’re coming or going, and when it comes to having some ‘You-Time,’ does it feel ...
27 June 2014

Encourage your daughter to speak out: Youth Sports Trust flagship National School Sport Week

If your daughter unwillingly drags along her P.E kit to school and you hear the same complaints day in and day out, things are looking to change thanks to Youth ...
27 June 2014

“Too scared to talk”: 1 in 4 children feel unable to share worries with parents

Growing up can be a difficult time in a child’s life, and keeping worries and problems to themselves is not as rare as you may think. Offering guidance and advice ...
25 June 2014

Children help with household chores, but it’ll come at a price!

When it comes to helping around the house, parents are keen to get their children involved in the day-to-day chores and understand that the dishes don’t just clean themselves! According to ...
24 June 2014

Frozen influences parents' baby name choice

The Frozen bug has spread to baby names as it's revealed that Elsa has climbed the chart of baby names. BabyCentre, the world’s number one site for new and expecting mums ...
24 June 2014

Parents to splash out £500 entertaining kids this summer

The summer holidays are just around the corner and if you’re gathering a bunch of ideas to ensure the kids stay entertained during the six week break, you may be ...
12 June 2014

‘Kids’ Ask Dad For Help With DIY & Car Maintenance Into Their Forties

Brits will still ask their dad to help with DIY and car maintenance until the age of 41, a study revealed yesterday. Researchers found that despite having a home and a ...
12 June 2014

Parents get tips from Twitter and fun from Facebook

The new breed of parents are using social media as their most trusted source of inspiration for what to do with the kids, according to new research.  What have been dubbed ...
3 June 2014

Majority of parents worry about children's nutrition

Eating healthily all of the time can be challenging for ourselves, never mind considering another person’s diet as well. New research shows that parents with children aged one to three, ...
30 May 2014

Majority of children using technology whilst eating

Nearly nine out of ten children use technology at the same time as having their dinner, with a third of UK children admitting they watch TV during meal times, according ...
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