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# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Offerwatch: 30% off jackets at Littlewoods - plus more kids and baby deals happening now
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: 30% off jackets at Littlewoods - plus more kids and baby deals happening now

Sep 10th 2019, 4:59 PM 651 Views 0 Comments

Half off Tommee Tippee essentials, too!

What You Don't See Here: Julie shares 'the good, the bad and the ugly' behind this sunny snap
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

What You Don't See Here: Julie shares 'the good, the bad and the ugly' behind this sunny snap

Sep 10th 2019, 4:59 PM 4,693 Views 0 Comments

‘It’s one of those photos I will treasure forever.’

Am I being a bad parent... by not fitting in enough quality time with my young kids?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by not fitting in enough quality time with my young kids?

Sep 10th 2019, 4:59 PM 1,452 Views 1 Comment

This week, two experts weigh in on worries about a jampacked work schedule.

14 things that change when you go from one child to two, according to parents who've been there
# Growing Family
# Growing Family

14 things that change when you go from one child to two, according to parents who've been there

Sep 10th 2019, 4:59 PM 3,033 Views 0 Comments

Getting less sleep is a given, but what else is different in a two-child house? Mums and dads share their experiences.

'Mam came to the door with dinner': 13 parents share one lovely gesture that helped with a new baby
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

'Mam came to the door with dinner': 13 parents share one lovely gesture that helped with a new baby

Sep 10th 2019, 4:59 PM 7,824 Views 6 Comments

From eyelash extensions for mum to taking over night feeds.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

10 parents share products that make toddler life easier - from a leash backpack to a folding potty
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

10 parents share products that make toddler life easier - from a leash backpack to a folding potty

Sep 3rd 2019, 5:32 PM 7,778 Views 0 Comments

Bath paints, nightlights and library cards: These made all the difference to the mums and dads we polled.

'There was a lot of nodding and smiling': 6 unexpected learnings from my first year abroad with a baby
# Bringing Up Baby
# Bringing Up Baby

'There was a lot of nodding and smiling': 6 unexpected learnings from my first year abroad with a baby

Sep 3rd 2019, 5:32 PM 1,483 Views 0 Comments

Nathalie Marquez Courtney shares the challenges – and some lovely perks – of raising her son Ari in a foreign country.

Am I being a bad parent by... not bringing my newborn to visit a grandparent who smokes?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent by... not bringing my newborn to visit a grandparent who smokes?

Sep 3rd 2019, 5:32 PM 2,129 Views 0 Comments

‘I would put your own baby’s health first’: Three experts weigh in on the latest dilemma.

What You Don't See Here: Mum Melissah shares the story behind this cheeky selfie - antibiotics, tantrums and all
# WYDSH
# WYDSH

What You Don't See Here: Mum Melissah shares the story behind this cheeky selfie - antibiotics, tantrums and all

Sep 3rd 2019, 5:32 PM 1,049 Views 0 Comments

‘I just remember thinking to myself how lucky I was to have my little family.’

Offerwatch: Baby carriers for €19.99 at Lidl - plus more baby and kids deals we've spotted this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: Baby carriers for €19.99 at Lidl - plus more baby and kids deals we've spotted this week

Sep 3rd 2019, 5:31 PM 1,387 Views 0 Comments

From baby cereal to Joolz prams, here’s what you’ll find online now.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'She stopped crying when she heard me': Mums and dads on the moment they first felt like a parent
# Hello Baby
# Hello Baby

'She stopped crying when she heard me': Mums and dads on the moment they first felt like a parent

Aug 27th 2019, 5:26 PM 5,759 Views 7 Comments

Here’s when reality started to hit home.

11 tips for getting better sleep during pregnancy, according to women who've been there
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

11 tips for getting better sleep during pregnancy, according to women who've been there

Aug 27th 2019, 5:26 PM 2,528 Views 0 Comments

Parents share their advice for sleeping like a baby (while growing one).

Am I being a bad parent by... thinking baby-led weaning just isn't worth the stress?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent by... thinking baby-led weaning just isn't worth the stress?

Aug 27th 2019, 5:26 PM 2,295 Views 3 Comments

…And the mess? Three experts weigh in on one mum’s dilemma.

What You Don't See Here: Mum-of-six Nicola shares the truth behind this family photo - illness, exhausted kids and all
# WYDSH
# WYDSH

What You Don't See Here: Mum-of-six Nicola shares the truth behind this family photo - illness, exhausted kids and all

Aug 27th 2019, 5:26 PM 2,211 Views 1 Comment

‘Behind the scenes in this picture is my wonderful mammy, this was her last Christmas with us.’

Offerwatch: 2-for-1 on SkipHop products - and 10 more baby and kids deals we've spotted this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: 2-for-1 on SkipHop products - and 10 more baby and kids deals we've spotted this week

Aug 27th 2019, 5:25 PM 942 Views 0 Comments

Plus discounts on preschooler-friendly snacks at Lidl.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Offerwatch: 3-for-2 on new styles at JoJo Maman Bébé, plus 13 more kids and baby deals this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: 3-for-2 on new styles at JoJo Maman Bébé, plus 13 more kids and baby deals this week

Aug 20th 2019, 5:33 PM 1,073 Views 0 Comments

The offers and sales to know about right now.

What You Don't See Here: Derek shares the reality behind this candid snap - bedtime tears and all
# WYDSH
# WYDSH

What You Don't See Here: Derek shares the reality behind this candid snap - bedtime tears and all

Aug 20th 2019, 5:33 PM 1,149 Views 0 Comments

‘My wife just happened to take this as I gave Thomas a cuddle.’

Am I being a bad parent... by keeping a childminder my kids don't like?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by keeping a childminder my kids don't like?

Aug 20th 2019, 5:32 PM 2,585 Views 0 Comments

This week, one parent is struggling to help her children settle in with a new minder.

'He walks like his grandad': 7 parents share the family habits their kids have already picked up
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

'He walks like his grandad': 7 parents share the family habits their kids have already picked up

Aug 20th 2019, 5:31 PM 1,612 Views 0 Comments

Kids are like sponges, right? We asked mums and dads to share the traits their kids have learned from them.

6 of the most important parenting lessons I've learned during my first year as a mum
# The First 365 Days
# The First 365 Days

6 of the most important parenting lessons I've learned during my first year as a mum

Aug 20th 2019, 5:30 PM 11,974 Views 6 Comments

‘Yes, there’ll be days when you bop your baby’s head off the door, they have yoghurt for dinner and use a tea towel as a bib.’

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Here's why you'll never see my sons in matching outfits (no, not even at bedtime)
# MATCHY MATCHY
# MATCHY MATCHY

Here's why you'll never see my sons in matching outfits (no, not even at bedtime)

Aug 13th 2019, 5:24 PM 1,435 Views 0 Comments

I want to teach my kids to think for themselves – and that starts with the clothes they wear, says Chrissie Russell.

Offerwatch: 2-for-1 on Pampers nappies at Boots, plus 12 more kids and baby deals happening right now
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: 2-for-1 on Pampers nappies at Boots, plus 12 more kids and baby deals happening right now

Aug 13th 2019, 5:23 PM 1,167 Views 0 Comments

It looks like the summer sales aren’t over just yet…

What You Don't See Here: Christine shares the reality behind this sweet snap - cheeky guide dog and all
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

What You Don't See Here: Christine shares the reality behind this sweet snap - cheeky guide dog and all

Aug 13th 2019, 5:22 PM 730 Views 0 Comments

‘I think it just shows the love between Clover and Caoimhe so well.’

Am I being a bad parent... by pushing my three year old to toilet train before she's ready?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by pushing my three year old to toilet train before she's ready?

Aug 13th 2019, 5:22 PM 1,920 Views 0 Comments

Three experts have their say on one parent’s toilet training dilemma, as the preschool start date looms.

6 products that make teething easier, according to parents of under-twos
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

6 products that make teething easier, according to parents of under-twos

Aug 13th 2019, 5:22 PM 6,452 Views 0 Comments

The most effective toys and remedies, as shared by mums and dads of under-twos.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Am I being a bad parent... by giving in to my son's separation anxiety?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by giving in to my son's separation anxiety?

Aug 6th 2019, 4:06 PM 1,785 Views 1 Comment

One reader shares her experience with a clingy one-year-old – and three experts have their say.

'Nothing can actually prepare you': 8 mums share how they dealt with their fears about giving birth
# What To Expect
# What To Expect

'Nothing can actually prepare you': 8 mums share how they dealt with their fears about giving birth

Aug 6th 2019, 4:05 PM 9,340 Views 6 Comments

From pre-natal yoga to positive thinking, there are lots of different approaches. Here, some veterans share what worked for them.

Parents Panel: What was the last tantrum your toddler threw - and where did it happen?
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

Parents Panel: What was the last tantrum your toddler threw - and where did it happen?

Aug 6th 2019, 4:05 PM 2,021 Views 0 Comments

Stories of epic toddler meltdowns, as told by the survivors.

'I love it because we are all so happy': Gillian shares the story behind this family photo
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

'I love it because we are all so happy': Gillian shares the story behind this family photo

Aug 6th 2019, 4:05 PM 1,813 Views 0 Comments

‘Packing for a family of five isn’t for the faint-hearted.’

Offerwatch: Baby carriers at Lidl, plus 12 more kids and baby deals happening right now
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

Offerwatch: Baby carriers at Lidl, plus 12 more kids and baby deals happening right now

Aug 6th 2019, 4:05 PM 2,755 Views 0 Comments

The baby (and budget) friendly deals to know about this week.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

70% off summer clothes at Arnotts... plus 12 more kids and baby offers this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

70% off summer clothes at Arnotts... plus 12 more kids and baby offers this week

Jul 30th 2019, 5:27 PM 1,357 Views 0 Comments

Take home a bargain as the seasonal sales come to an end.

What You Don't See Here: Danielle shares the reality behind this adorable bedtime snap - poo explosions and all
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

What You Don't See Here: Danielle shares the reality behind this adorable bedtime snap - poo explosions and all

Jul 30th 2019, 5:27 PM 2,629 Views 0 Comments

Kildare mum-of-two Danielle takes us behind the scenes.

Am I being a bad parent... by taking my toddler's bottle away at bedtimes?
# Aibabp
# Aibabp

Am I being a bad parent... by taking my toddler's bottle away at bedtimes?

Jul 30th 2019, 5:26 PM 2,323 Views 0 Comments

Four experts have their say on one parent’s weaning dilemma.

Here's what it's like to breastfeed a three-year-old who can walk, talk - and tell you when he's done
# Got Milk
# Got Milk

Here's what it's like to breastfeed a three-year-old who can walk, talk - and tell you when he's done

Jul 30th 2019, 5:26 PM 3,347 Views 1 Comment

“My son self weaned shortly after his third birthday,” writes Chrissie Russell. “I thought I’d share a few things I learned along the way.”

9 essential baby buys to make the first few months easier, according to new parents
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

9 essential baby buys to make the first few months easier, according to new parents

Jul 30th 2019, 5:25 PM 18,617 Views 22 Comments

Here are the essential items for life with a new arrival.

# parenting-magazine - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

60% off Polarn O Pyret online... and 13 more kids and baby offers this week
# Offerwatch
# Offerwatch

60% off Polarn O Pyret online... and 13 more kids and baby offers this week

Jul 23rd 2019, 5:32 PM 1,139 Views 0 Comments

The summer sales are coming to an end – which means further reductions in lots of places.

What You Don't See Here: Mum Deirdre shares the reality behind this summer snap - toddler meltdowns included
# What You Don't See Here
# What You Don't See Here

What You Don't See Here: Mum Deirdre shares the reality behind this summer snap - toddler meltdowns included

Jul 23rd 2019, 5:30 PM 1,847 Views 0 Comments

‘Saoirse had a tantrum because I wouldn’t let her eat the cat food.’

'My straight hair turned curly': 8 mums reveal the unexpected ways their bodies changed post-baby
# Aside From The Obvious
# Aside From The Obvious

'My straight hair turned curly': 8 mums reveal the unexpected ways their bodies changed post-baby

Jul 23rd 2019, 5:30 PM 8,932 Views 1 Comment

‘I grew a new mole with each pregnancy. So that’s three new moles…’

4 things you're forced to stop being squeamish about post-kids - and 3 that just never get easier
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

4 things you're forced to stop being squeamish about post-kids - and 3 that just never get easier

Jul 23rd 2019, 5:30 PM 3,398 Views 1 Comment

Parents of toddlers share the bodily functions they’ve (mostly) come to terms with.

Am I being a bad parent... by pushing my shy son to make friends?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?
# Am I Being A Bad Parent?

Am I being a bad parent... by pushing my shy son to make friends?

Jul 23rd 2019, 5:30 PM 1,714 Views 0 Comments

Our four experts have their say.

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