Easy baby puree recipe – Rice Pudding with Apple and Strawberry.

A tasty, milky, fruity dessert that is easy to make, and that will satisfy any hungry baby. Rice pudding is a good baby food recipe to start introducing cows’ milk into your babies diet – the rice is slowly cook on the top … Continue reading

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Giving birth via a vaginal birth or Caesarean section

The moment you’ve been waiting for is almost here: the birth of your baby! Millions of women across the world deliver their babies into the world each year, soon forgetting the agonising pain when their tiny bundle of joy is … Continue reading

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The benefits of Mud Play

 Mud, Glorious, Mud! A child playing with mud has gone from every teacher’s worst nightmare to being a widely recognised resource for learning. Mud kitchens are a great playground that allows children to get hands-on with mud, while encouraging creative … Continue reading

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Brocolli & Carrot Puree Homemade Baby Food Recipe

A great first mix of purees which makes lots of portions – ideal for freezing in ice-cube trays for weaning your baby. See our recipe page for full instructions

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Summertime ideas: Treasure Baskets.

The summer is a great time to introduce your little one to new object for them to explore; that’s the beauty of Treasure Baskets. In a world of commercial plastic noisy toys, the Treasure Basket is a real joy like … Continue reading

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Summer Sizzler of Competitions. WIN one of four sets of children’s hair products worth £30 each.

It’s Week 11 of our Summer Sizzler of Competitions.  Let’s take a look at what you could win this week: Love Boo hair care is perfect for babies and children. Made here in the UK with rich, ultra-luxurious ingredients including … Continue reading

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Lamb and Sweetfire Beetroot Burgers – family favourite recipe.

A delicious and unique burger experience for all the family with colourful and unique ingredients to rouse those taste buds. These Lamb and Sweetfire Beetroot Burgers combine the stamina-boosting nutrients of beetroot with the muscle-repairing protein of lamb – just right for growing children and grown-ups too. … Continue reading

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The best swimming aids for toddlers

During your summer holiday there is nothing better than taking a dip in the pool or sea when the sun shines. But recent statistics show that a third of all UK children cannot swim, and so spending time around the water … Continue reading

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Piri-Piri Chicken Burger

A real crowd pleaser, this Piri-piri chicken burger has a little spicy kick which is cooled down by the mayo and avocado toppings. To see the full recipe visit our recipe page

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Baby Sensory – what is it and why it is good for your baby?

Small Steps Parenting members often ask us about baby sensory and for sensory activities. Did you know that babies learn more in the first year of life than at any other time? Baby sensory encompasses a whole range of activities that … Continue reading

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