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Helping Your 1 Year Old Sleep Through The Night

Despite common misconceptions, babies aged 12 to 18 months do not always sleep through the whole night. Instead, their sleep ...
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Playing a musical instrument

Can playing a musical instrument determine academic success for your child? Various research has examined the causal link between your ...
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5 Tips that will encourage better toddler behaviour

Always give a countdown. It is better to pre warn your toddler that a change of activity is imminent. If ...
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My tips for a stress free bedtime

Have a bedtime routine, however allow for some flexibility. Follow the same pattern of events each night, even if the ...
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10 Top Tips To Get Your Toddler To Eat Healthily

Eat meals with your toddler where possible. Children learn from watching adults. If your toddler is always eating alone, she ...
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Why does my baby wake in the night?

A relatively new mum asked me this morning “why does my baby wake during the night even when she isn’t ...
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Modern Day Vitamin D deficiency

Modern Day Vitamin D deficiency in a westernised culture: unpicking the scare mongering about rickets Rickets for most of us ...
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New born baby sleep

New born babies typically sleep for 16 to 18 hours in a 24-hour period. If you and your baby had ...
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Dairy Free

With more and more people feeling the health benefit of a dairy free diet the "Free from" market is booming ...
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