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Tips on Getting Pregnant and General Health

Parenting is an exciting journey.  We all start out knowing - well - not very much - and daily we gather snippets of news, advice and support from family and friends around us.

But each stage of parenting is fairly exclusive, and once you're over one stage, there isn't much time to look back, as several new challenges appear on the horizon.  There are bound to be worries and concerns as you experience a host of new feelings and emotions. 

The Baby Directory is very pro-choice, and we try very hard not to be too bossy about which way you decide to parent.  We just know there is so much information to get one's head around, and that having it all in one place, makes life easier and more enjoyable.

3 - 5yrs

Encouraging your child's imagination Role play can help toddlers understand the world around them.  This is particularly useful if you have to make a doctor's visit where the toddler will feel unsure with strangers. It also helps toddlers to understand other's feelings and can introduce a whole range of vocabulary that you wouldn't normally use in everyday instructions.


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