Baby Language

pics babys When toddlers begin to talk it sounds really amusing, especially when they mix their words up or they can’t quite pronounce things it all sounds a bit goo goo gaga. Everyone always loves it when you can communicate with a young child and begin to have a two-way conversation. What is really astounding…

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Pressure- How to be a good parent

Pressure to be a good Parent Views from the Sanity nanny! A new report from the Institute of Fiscal Studies has declared that summer born babies are likely to be at a disadvantage. I believe this this is true for some children. Firstly the advantages and disadvantages are more pronounced when a child is older.…

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World Class-A child’s Love and Adversity

With New Zealand proudly winning the Rugby World Cup 2011, there must be some extremely proud parents and ecstatic fans who won’t be sleeping tonight! They will be out celebrating instead! Here is a little story about a child’s joy and a proud parent’s biggest moment of joy. In life we have choices and sometimes wee…

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Autumn Activities with young children

Next week is half term for most school children many mums with a toddler won’t notice a big change in their week as they are used to having to entertain their child all week, the only difference is if you have school age children as well. Without toddler groups to go to a visit to…

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Baby Controlled crying

Do you have a young baby not sleeping through the night? Is this causing you to feel exhausted, frustrated or concerned about your child’s well being but don’t believe in controlled crying? Most parents look forward to the day their child or baby starts sleepimg through the night. This is bliss for most parents, however…

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Expecting a New Baby

Planning Tips Are you expecting a new baby? Here are 5 great tips to get you started. 1. Be prepared have all your essential baby items in place. 2.Wash any new baby clothes before using them in non-biological liquid. 3.Have a list of contact numbers by the phone in case of emergency 4. Have a…

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Parental Stress

As a parent what is the thing that you most worry about? Let’s face it you are never free from guilt that you are doing something wrong, not giving your children enough time, attention or you are not being the parent you thought you’d be. What effect does all this stress have on your children,…

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Business & Baby Show

  This time last Sunday I was at a Business and Baby Show organised by Jane Hopkins founder of Mumsclub. It was a great event and full of wonder products and beautiful hand-made gifts, baby clothes and wooden toys (which I totally approve of having a background in Montessori Education) the only thing missing was…

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