Whether you’re a new mum or you’ve just had your fourth baby, every parent can use some help when it comes to finding out the latest advice on breastfeeding or bottle feeding, colic, sleeping through the night, teething or weaning (just to mention a few)!
There’s so much to think about, to worry about even, but helpful to know that many of these problems are being shared by hundreds of like-minded parents. So if you’re dreaming of sleep as you feed your newborn just one more time, and want to remind yourself that you are doing a brilliant job, tuck into this section to allay your fears and banish those anxieties.
Best finger foods for your baby You will need to be the best judge of when your baby is ready to feed himself with finger foods. Confident eaters might start by seven months, or those who are a bit fed up of mashed meals might take the lead by grabbing a piece of buttered bread from the dining table and showing off an unexpected new feeding skill.
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Baby Toys: soft blocks
There are a variety of building blocks suitable for even young babies. These not only look pretty, they can help encourage stimulating play.
Swaddling your baby
In many cultures and in Britain only a couple of generations ago, swaddling was a very popular way to comfort a new baby.