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A Baby’s Dummy – Are They Helpful For Sleep?

A Baby’s Dummy – Are They Helpful For Sleep?

  For many families, their parenting journey often involves dummy use. Sometimes that dummy - or pacifier as it's often known - use has advantages for the baby and their parents; sometimes it has disadvantages for everyone.  But is the dummy actually good for...

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Teething Symptoms – How Can I Keep Sleep On TRack?

Teething Symptoms – How Can I Keep Sleep On TRack?

A teething baby is just hard! Especially for your baby but also for you as a parent. Not only is your baby in discomfort with teething symptoms, we find it stressful seeing them upset and not knowing what to do for the best. But when does teething start? Whilst baby...

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The perfect Luxury Family Holiday

The perfect Luxury Family Holiday

I always thought that the word ‘luxury holiday’ and ‘family’ couldn’t go together in the same sentence. That was until I was introduced to the Luxury Family Hotel Group. We are a family of 5 - my wife Dani and I have 3 boys all under the age of 4. Going on holiday...

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Clocks Going Forward – How To Adapt Your Baby’s Routine

Clocks Going Forward – How To Adapt Your Baby’s Routine

Worried about the clocks going forward? Below I take you through my 3 key approaches to make this change as  smooth as possible: How Will The Clock Change My Baby’s Routine? Clocks Going Forward: The Progressive Approach Clocks Going Forward: The ‘Crash Course’...

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Early Wakings & The Clocks Going Forward

Early Wakings & The Clocks Going Forward

Can you believe your Mother’s Day gift this year is losing one hour’s sleep? You can’t make it up can you! However, if you have an early riser this might actually be the best gift ever! As of Sunday 27 March, 5am automatically becomes 6am. Not too shabby! So how do...

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How Do You Know When Your Family Is Complete?

How Do You Know When Your Family Is Complete?

This question has so many layers to it and it’s so personal. I don’t have the answer, but let me tell you about our journey.  My wife Dani and I both knew we wanted kids long before we met. We discussed it whilst we were dating. We didn’t know when, how many etc....

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My baby won’t sleep on their back. Here’s why…

My baby won’t sleep on their back. Here’s why…

Did you know I do a weekly Q&A on my Instagram page? If not, come and follow me and you can throw me a question each Friday night from 8pm UK time. One of the questions that does come up regularly in the Q&A is ‘my baby won’t sleep on their back – what can I...

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What do I do if my baby rolls onto their front in the cot?

What do I do if my baby rolls onto their front in the cot?

Has your baby started rolling onto their front in their sleep? Are you feeling slightly stressed and concerned by this rolling? Let’s start by saying rolling to their front is completely natural for babies – they often want to sleep on their front once they are old...

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Helping Your Baby Sleep On-The-Go

Helping Your Baby Sleep On-The-Go

In and around the UK and Ireland, travelling may be the last thing on everyone’s minds. According to an article on CNN Travel, many people are still hesitant to move around the country because of confusing rules over vaccinations and masks. However, the holidays...

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How do I get my child to sleep on Xmas Eve?

How do I get my child to sleep on Xmas Eve?

Who wouldn’t get excited with the thought of Santa arriving?! Because of this it can be harder to get your little ones to go to sleep on Christmas Eve. A late night on Christmas Eve isn’t the end of the world but, combined with over excitement, we are often left with...

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Newborn Baby Sleep

Newborn Baby Sleep

Ever heard the phrase ‘sleep like a baby’ and then wonder why parents say they are tired and not sleeping?! Well this is because newborn baby sleep is deep and it often takes young babies a very short time to go from awake to sleeping. However, due to having a really...

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How do I get my baby to sleep through fireworks?

How do I get my baby to sleep through fireworks?

Fireworks night is a favourite in our household. Getting wrapped up and going out into the chilly night for some toffee apples and hot chocolate! However, it’s not just pets that are impacted by fireworks. Sometimes our little ones can be frightened by the loud bangs...

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