Author Archives: Andy Meears

Deal of the week. A FREE Baby Footprint Ceramic Tile.

Because they won’t be so little for long! Take your newborn along to The Codsall Hive, Telford before they are 6 months old and they will produce you a FREE ceramic tile featuring their tiny footprint whilst you find out … Continue reading

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What to eat after stomach flu?

There’s lots going on over on our baby and toddler forum with many like-minded mums & dads looking for parenting help, advice and information. Can you help with a problem post by one of our Small Steps mums? What to eat after stomach flu? … Continue reading

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Activity ideas and events for all the family.

Our Local Events Calendar is full of ideas for play and activities that your baby, toddler and all the family can enjoy doing together. Playing is an important activity for all children; it promotes their physical and mental health, behaviour and wellbeing.  … Continue reading

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Baby and toddler photo competition – A Mothers Love Special Cover Star winner announced

Congratulations to 8 month old Luke Winfield and his mum, Natalie, from Royston, for this fantastic winning photo. Luke and Natalie are both our ‘Mother’s Love Special’ Cover Star winners. It is always lovely to see so many wonderful pictures each month and this … Continue reading

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Local events and great ideas for days out with babies & toddlers.

Find upcoming family events, great ideas for days out and kids activities on our Local Events Calendar. We have listed a few handpicked local events below – simply click on the links to find out more information. If your area is not listed visit our Local … Continue reading

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The importance of play

We all want our children to grow up healthy and happy. Fortunately, one of the best ways to achieve this is to simply facilitate what children love the most:play time!   While we might think of play as just being … Continue reading

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Top Tips on Potty Training.

Potty training – an emotional time for you and your little one. Spring or summer is a good time to start Potty Training, when washing dries better and there are fewer clothes to take off. It helps to remember that … Continue reading

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Top 10 family movies to watch over the Easter Holidays.

A great way to celebrate the Easter holidays is to watch an Easter movie from the comfort of home. Here are 10 EGG-cellent Easter movies:- 1. Hop (2011) - Instead of succeeding his father to deliver baskets full of treats, E.B., … Continue reading

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relate Peterborough know it isn’t always easy finding time for yourselves, changes to your sex life came become problematic, juggling commitments of work, life and the family can be stressful.  Agreeing on how best to bring up the children can … Continue reading

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The best Easter Sunday recipe – Roast Leg of Lamb with Homemade Mint Sauce.

A true British classic; even more so at Easter. It’s easy to make and so tasty. The most important thing to remember about roasting a lamb is to not over-cook it. Lamb has such wonderful flavour on its own, and … Continue reading

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