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# parenting-magazine - Monday 16 December, 2019

'He only had his hood up for a split second': Fiona shares the story behind this outdoor snap
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'He only had his hood up for a split second': Fiona shares the story behind this outdoor snap

Dec 16th 2019, 2:43 PM 1,966 Views 1 Comment

‘Everything was up in a heap at home… this walk in the woods came on a stressful day.’

Am I being a bad parent... by sharing photos of my little girl on social media?
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# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by sharing photos of my little girl on social media?

Dec 16th 2019, 2:42 PM 1,661 Views 0 Comments

Who has the final say in a scenario like this? Irish experts weigh in.

7 parents share their most memorable Christmas Day stories - from power cuts to proposals

7 parents share their most memorable Christmas Day stories - from power cuts to proposals

Dec 16th 2019, 2:42 PM 2,249 Views 0 Comments

‘The kids opened their Santa gifts by the light of an iPhone torch.’

One for the mantelpiece? 6 priceless photos of kids meeting Santa
# So That Went Well
# So That Went Well

One for the mantelpiece? 6 priceless photos of kids meeting Santa

Dec 16th 2019, 2:41 PM 11,268 Views 0 Comments

‘General distrust quickly turned into blind terror…’

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

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Dec 10th 2019, 2:52 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

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Offerwatch: Up to 50% off branded clothes at Debenhams, plus more kid and baby deals this week
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# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: Up to 50% off branded clothes at Debenhams, plus more kid and baby deals this week

Dec 10th 2019, 2:40 PM 774 Views 0 Comments

Including offers at Polarn O Pyret, Marks & Spencer and Boots.

'Screaming babies and poo explosions': Lorraine shares the reality of this festive family snap
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'Screaming babies and poo explosions': Lorraine shares the reality of this festive family snap

Dec 10th 2019, 2:40 PM 1,542 Views 0 Comments

‘Everything was very chaotic behind the scenes.’

Am I being a bad parent... by avoiding all the in-laws this Christmas Day?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?

Am I being a bad parent... by avoiding all the in-laws this Christmas Day?

Dec 10th 2019, 2:39 PM 2,213 Views 1 Comment

With a new baby around, everyone wants their share. We asked three experts to weigh in.

'Mum didn't deny the magic of Christmas, she was just so exhausted dealing with Dad'
# Christmas Past
# Christmas Past

'Mum didn't deny the magic of Christmas, she was just so exhausted dealing with Dad'

Dec 10th 2019, 2:38 PM 2,650 Views 1 Comment

Sheena McGinley on making Christmas magic – and making up for lost time.

'The ukulele is still in its box': 11 parents on the most impractical gifts they bought for new babies
# Baby's First Christmas
# Baby's First Christmas

'The ukulele is still in its box': 11 parents on the most impractical gifts they bought for new babies

Dec 10th 2019, 2:37 PM 9,635 Views 5 Comments

‘I insisted that the 10-week old wrote a Santa letter.’

# parenting-magazine - Monday 9 December, 2019

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Dec 9th 2019, 10:35 AM 390 Views 0 Comments

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Offerwatch: Up to 40% off winter clothes at River Island, plus more online deals happening now
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# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: Up to 40% off winter clothes at River Island, plus more online deals happening now

Dec 9th 2019, 10:34 AM 929 Views 0 Comments

Plus discounts at Polarn O Pyret, and Christmas toys at Aldi.

'I was so relieved to have my babies home': Ali shares the story behind this momentous family photo
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'I was so relieved to have my babies home': Ali shares the story behind this momentous family photo

Dec 9th 2019, 10:34 AM 2,626 Views 0 Comments

“We got a phone call from the hospital asking if we would like to take Ted home.”

Am I being a bad parent... by ditching my toddler's bedtime routine over the Christmas break?
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# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by ditching my toddler's bedtime routine over the Christmas break?

Dec 9th 2019, 10:32 AM 1,443 Views 0 Comments

It’s easy for bedtimes to go out the window at Christmas – but is it worth the freedom?

'Set up a Kris Kindle': How to avoid an avalanche of pressies this year, according to parents
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

'Set up a Kris Kindle': How to avoid an avalanche of pressies this year, according to parents

Dec 9th 2019, 10:32 AM 1,245 Views 0 Comments

The endless stream of gifts can make for a hectic Christmas when young kids are involved.

Not another babygro: 11 genuinely useful gifts to give new parents this Christmas
# Not Another Babygro
# Not Another Babygro

Not another babygro: 11 genuinely useful gifts to give new parents this Christmas

Dec 9th 2019, 10:31 AM 22,217 Views 2 Comments

From a digital thermometer to a stock of TV subscriptions, these are the gifts brand new parents will truly appreciate this year.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Offerwatch: It's still Black Friday at Boots, plus more kid and baby deals to know about this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: It's still Black Friday at Boots, plus more kid and baby deals to know about this week

Dec 3rd 2019, 5:00 PM 631 Views 0 Comments

Including offers on clothing at Debenhams and toys at Mothercare.

'I spent nine months in bed': Hannah shares the ups and downs behind this photo of her newborn son
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'I spent nine months in bed': Hannah shares the ups and downs behind this photo of her newborn son

Dec 3rd 2019, 5:00 PM 1,438 Views 0 Comments

‘Donncha was, and is, worth every moment.’

Am I being a bad parent... by telling the relatives not to buy my son any Christmas gifts?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?

Am I being a bad parent... by telling the relatives not to buy my son any Christmas gifts?

Dec 3rd 2019, 4:59 PM 2,062 Views 0 Comments

How many presents is too many presents? Three experts have their say.

'We always decorate the tree watching Muppets Christmas Carol': 13 parents share their favourite festive traditions
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

'We always decorate the tree watching Muppets Christmas Carol': 13 parents share their favourite festive traditions

Dec 3rd 2019, 4:59 PM 1,052 Views 0 Comments

From ham sandwiches to watching the lights being turned on.

Should the gifts be wrapped? 8 Santa-related predicaments I'm navigating this year
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# Ho Ho Ho

Should the gifts be wrapped? 8 Santa-related predicaments I'm navigating this year

Dec 3rd 2019, 4:58 PM 8,650 Views 3 Comments

“How come Santa wrapped Sean’s gifts and not mine?”

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

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Nov 26th 2019, 5:07 PM 250 Views 0 Comments

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Offerwatch: 18 kid and baby deals to check out this Black Friday - from Lidl to Smyths
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# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: 18 kid and baby deals to check out this Black Friday - from Lidl to Smyths

Nov 26th 2019, 5:06 PM 2,351 Views 0 Comments

Toys, clothes, baby equipment and more. Here are our top picks.

'I carried Joshua and Cian along the way': Sharon shares the emotional story behind this family day out
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'I carried Joshua and Cian along the way': Sharon shares the emotional story behind this family day out

Nov 26th 2019, 5:05 PM 5,250 Views 0 Comments

‘It’s by far my fondest and strongest memory of the entire summer.’

Am I being a bad parent... by always making separate meals for my picky eating son?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?

Am I being a bad parent... by always making separate meals for my picky eating son?

Nov 26th 2019, 5:05 PM 1,335 Views 0 Comments

Will it make things complicated in the long run? Three experts have their say.

'Sit in the back with the car seat if you can': 9 tips for winter travel with toddlers, according to parents
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

'Sit in the back with the car seat if you can': 9 tips for winter travel with toddlers, according to parents

Nov 26th 2019, 5:04 PM 1,739 Views 0 Comments

Winter generally involves at least one long car journey or flight. Here’s how to manage.

'At first, he woke every 3 hours': 8 parents on how they finally got their babies to sleep through
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# Catch Some Zzzs

'At first, he woke every 3 hours': 8 parents on how they finally got their babies to sleep through

Nov 26th 2019, 5:04 PM 11,715 Views 13 Comments

‘We forked out €180 for a sleep specialist and it was the best money I’ve ever spent.’

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

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Nov 19th 2019, 5:24 PM 254 Views 0 Comments

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Offerwatch: Up to 50% off at Mamas & Papas, plus more kid and baby deals happening right now
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# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: Up to 50% off at Mamas & Papas, plus more kid and baby deals happening right now

Nov 19th 2019, 5:22 PM 1,141 Views 0 Comments

Including 30% off at Eason.

'I was just so happy to see him smiling': Stacey shares the story behind this cheeky snap
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'I was just so happy to see him smiling': Stacey shares the story behind this cheeky snap

Nov 19th 2019, 5:22 PM 672 Views 0 Comments

‘One of the worst feelings as a mother is when your child is unwell.’

Am I being a bad parent... by ignoring my toddler's refusal to share?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by ignoring my toddler's refusal to share?

Nov 19th 2019, 5:21 PM 1,686 Views 1 Comment

Sharing is caring, right? Two experts weigh in on a reader dilemma.

'We called my dad to bring us home': 18 parents on surviving their first outing with a newborn
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

'We called my dad to bring us home': 18 parents on surviving their first outing with a newborn

Nov 19th 2019, 5:21 PM 8,636 Views 0 Comments

‘I wanted to do something that made me feel like me again.’

8 expectations I had about giving birth - and how the reality measured up
# Great Expectations
# Great Expectations

8 expectations I had about giving birth - and how the reality measured up

Nov 19th 2019, 5:20 PM 3,123 Views 1 Comment

Visiting hours don’t apply when you have a C-section, right? Wrong.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Offerwatch: Pre-Christmas toy sale at Smyths, plus more kid and baby deals this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: Pre-Christmas toy sale at Smyths, plus more kid and baby deals this week

Nov 12th 2019, 5:24 PM 1,004 Views 0 Comments

Including 20% off clothes at Mothercare.

'She's our ray of sunshine through the saddest times': Mum Jamie shares the emotional story behind this snap
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'She's our ray of sunshine through the saddest times': Mum Jamie shares the emotional story behind this snap

Nov 12th 2019, 5:24 PM 2,139 Views 0 Comments

“The green helmet in the photo belonged to my Dad.”

Am I being a bad parent... by not giving my only child a sibling?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?

Am I being a bad parent... by not giving my only child a sibling?

Nov 12th 2019, 5:23 PM 1,950 Views 0 Comments

Two experts weigh in on this sensitive and personal topic.

What's one parenting issue you and your partner never agree on? 9 people share theirs
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

What's one parenting issue you and your partner never agree on? 9 people share theirs

Nov 12th 2019, 5:23 PM 1,752 Views 0 Comments

Screentime? Sweets? We asked our panel for the topics they’ve agreed to disagree on.

8 products that made weaning easier in my house - starting with a goo-repellent bib
# Weaning Kit
# Weaning Kit

8 products that made weaning easier in my house - starting with a goo-repellent bib

Nov 12th 2019, 5:22 PM 7,860 Views 1 Comment

Plus, a few items that came highly recommended by friends.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

QUIZ: How safe is your home for your kids?

QUIZ: How safe is your home for your kids?

Nov 5th 2019, 5:25 PM 414 Views 0 Comments

Plus how window blinds in your house or apartment can be a hidden danger.

Offerwatch: The baby and toddler event at Aldi - plus even more deals for your little ones this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: The baby and toddler event at Aldi - plus even more deals for your little ones this week

Nov 5th 2019, 5:23 PM 1,637 Views 0 Comments

Including a sale on all bicycles in Smyths.