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Stop, Look and Listen! It’s Road safety Week 2015

This week (23rd-29th November) is Road Safety Week 2015, the UK’s flagship event to promote safer road use. Teaching your child about road safety is an important learning stage in their lives, especially when they start walking to school. Showing your children about … Continue reading

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World Prematurity Day 2015

Thousands of parents around the world are taking to social media today, on World Prematurity Day 2015, to raise awareness of the 15 million babies who are ‘born too soon’ each year. The day was set up in 2008 to encourage the … Continue reading

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The amazing impact of what a mother-to-be eats

The fact that a mother’s diet during pregnancy can have long and lasting effects on the health of her child has been known for some time, but new research has revealed the amazing impact that your mother’s diet at the … Continue reading

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Would you microchip your child?

Would you microchip your child so that you could use an App to give you an immediate location if they went missing or were abducted? Lost Kidz is an App that allows parents who have lost their children to issue … Continue reading

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Girls Don’t Do Science according to Marks and Spencer

Campaigners have attacked M&S after the retailer excluded girls from a new Natural History Museum clothing range. The series of dinosaur-themed t-shirts and PJs made only for boys sends out the message that ‘girls don’t do science’ when both sexes … Continue reading

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Over 60% of mums would still prefer a Hospital Birth.

The recent change in guidelines from NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) about the safest place to give birth led us to conduct our own quick poll to see where our Small Steps mums would prefer to have … Continue reading

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Top baby and toddler topics – what’s trending this week?

Just in case you’ve missed them, here are some of the hottest topics on Small Steps this week… Are you a mum of a daughter? – If so, which women do you think are the best role models for them in … Continue reading

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Top baby and toddler tips – what’s trending this week?

Just in case you’ve missed them, here are some of the hottest tips on Small Steps this week…. Easter is just around the corner and there is nothing quite like an Easter Egg Hunt with your little one and all the … Continue reading

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Top baby and toddler tips – what’s trending this week?

Just in case you’ve missed them, here are some of the hottest tips on Small Steps this week…. Pacifiers – love them or hate them? Which camp are you in? Meg said; “We never used one. I don’t mind them so much … Continue reading

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How to prepare your children and yourself for their first day of school

It goes without saying that the first day of school can become quite a dramatic affair – not only for the children involved, but also for their parents, anxious to leave their beloved offspring to deal with the educational reality … Continue reading

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