Tag Archives: Parenting Tips

Can babies and pets co-exist?

Just as your new baby will turn your life upside down, it will do the same for your pet! Our pets thrive on their routine and previously may have thrived on being the centre of your attention. Now they may … Continue reading

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Parent advice forums – get advice from other parents of babies and toddlers.

If you have a parenting issue that you want advice on or you have a problem with your baby or toddler and would like you would like an answer too, then our baby and toddler forum is the place to go.  Below … Continue reading

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Top tips on potty training.

It helps to remember that you can’t force your child to use a potty. In time he or she will want to use it. The best thing to do is to encourage the behaviour you want. Around 18 to 24 … 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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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…. What do you do with your space under the stairs? Do you just keep the hoover, shoes, coats and other bits & … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from all at Small Steps.

Happy New Year everyone! What a year it has been; we have produced fantastic new Small Steps Magazines for lots of great regions, we have had some HUGE competition winners, found amazing offers and discount codes to save you money, added … Continue reading

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Baby Bath Time – 7 fun-filled Bath Time ideas.

With all the hustle and bustle of Christmas going on it can some times be difficult to get your little one off the sleep and there also can be a time, which we all dread, when our toddler runs off … Continue reading

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11 ways of coping with Toddlers Fears.

It’s normal for your toddler to be fearful. After all, anxiety is a natural condition that helps us cope with new experiences and protects us from danger. All toddlers have fears and if they get out of hand they can be crippling to a … Continue reading

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Baby Swim Schools – Common misperceptions and frequently asked questions.

With so many different baby swim schools to choose from these days we asked the UK’s leading baby swim school, Water Babies, what are the most common misperceptions and what are the most frequently asked questions about baby swim schools?  … Continue reading

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Keep calm and carry your baby – a quick guide to slings

Babies love to be carried close; your warmth, familiar scent and gentle movement is soothing and can reduce the symptoms of colic & reflux and aid sleep. Carrying your baby in a good quality sling protects their spine, hips and … Continue reading

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