Author Archives: Andy Meears

Hospital bag – what do I need to take?

Hospital bag – what do I need to take? Can you help? – One of our Small Steps Parenting mums is seeking some advice on what she needs to take in her hospital bag. “I’ve started sorting out my hospital bag, … Continue reading

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Fun activities in March – let’s go!

We have many great, fun weekend activities and things to do with your baby, toddler and the entire family on our Local Events Calendar; from petting farms and child-friendly theatre shows to indoor soft play and baby & toddler classes, plus many, many more. For more information go to our Local … Continue reading

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Small Steps Cover Star Competition – Congratulations to our latest winner and how to take part in next month’s Mother’s Day Special competition.

Congratulations to Edith Durber who is 9 months old from Birmingham, for this fantastic winning photo. Edith is our latest Cover Star winner. It is lovely to see so many wonderful pictures each month and this cute photo really captured the … Continue reading

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Fun and exciting local days out with baby and toddlers.

Are you are looking for places to visit this weekend with your baby and toddler? We have listed a variety of activities and places to visit over on our Local Events Calendar. Check it out today! Winter Swan Feeds, Welney Wetland Centre: Peterborough. Spend a … Continue reading

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What can children learn through cooking?

Cooking with children can provide many beneficial learning experiences covering a range of learning and development areas. Here’s what you can cover at home by encouraging your children to help you in the kitchen! Mathematics Cooking provides wonderful opportunities to … Continue reading

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WIN a £100 LOVE2SHOP voucher to help get you ready for summer.

On top of the many thousands of £s worth of prizes we give away every quarter we also have our very own Small Steps Parenting Lottery! And it’s just gets better and better. Unlike the cost of playing the National … Continue reading

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Baby Sign Language – what is it and how to find a Baby Signing class?

Baby sign language helps you to be so much more connected to your baby even before they can talk or form a word. Baby sign language or baby signing uses a combination of gestures and sounds to help you understand … Continue reading

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5 easy baking recipes for toddlers.

Baking at home with your toddler(s) is a great way to get them involved in cooking, and it’s fun!! After all, they are never happier than when they’re making a mess! Create a lasting fun filled memory for your child … Continue reading

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WIN £50.00 to spend at me&I, the Swedish clothing company.

me&i is a Swedish clothing company that makes clothes with a unique design and comfortable fit. me&i use high quality soft materials and manufacture clothes in a responsible manner in Europe. High quality is one of the core values at … Continue reading

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Claim YOUR FREE £40.00 voucher towards a Real Nappy Starter Kit!

Small Steps Parenting is helping to spread the word in an effort to make Real Nappies the ‘norm’ for future generations. Bexley Council offers a FREE £40.00 voucher to help you get started with real nappies. You can apply for the voucher … Continue reading

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