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Best Coding Classes For Kids

Coding classes for kids can have numerous positive effects on their development, both in and outside of the digital world.

Shop The Best Sunglasses For Kids

Shop the best sunglasses for babies, toddlers and children.

Best Non-Toxic Cleaning Products For Your Family Home

If you’re looking to remove harsh chemicals from your home, check out our collection of the best non-toxic cleaning products from some of the most conscious cleaning brands on the market.

Top 5 Kid-Friendly Smartwatches: Combining Fun And Functionality

If you’re shopping for a smart watch for kids that allows you to stay in touch but keeps them offline in terms of social media, take a look at our round-up of five of the best models on the market. 

Help Your Self-Critical Child With Tools That Will Support Your Whole Family

Clinical Psychologist Dr. Holly Symons shares her tools to help you and your children reframe from negative self-talk.

Tonies Black Friday Deals Are Go Go Go!

From Friday, 17th to Monday, 27th November, gift-givers can save 20% off Toniebox Starter Sets, Toniebox Bundles and Accessories!

10 Reasons To Book (FREE!) Tickets To The Independent Schools Show

 The Independent Schools Show is a must-attend event for parents who want to explore their child’s educational future and make well-informed decisions.

Parental Control, Ep 95: Decoding Early Childhood Behaviour: Tantrums Or Mental Health Concerns?

Joining us on the show today is the fantastic Dr. Holly Symons, a licensed clinical psychologist and the brilliant mind behind raising-eq.com. Together, we’ll be diving deep into a crucial subject: mental health in infant school-age children

Treating Colds And Flu In Babies, Toddlers & Children

There are a few things you need to know when it comes to treating kids with cold or flu.

Encopresis In Kids: Causes, Diagnosis And How To Cope

Encopresis in kids is an often misunderstood condition, characterised by involuntary soiling beyond the age of toilet training, which can leave parents feeling lost More

A-Z Of Great Food For Babies And Toddlers

Organix has created the A-Z of Great Food for kids, so you can bring fun and joy to food discovery to your child during More

Stokke Nomi: The Contemporary, Lightweight Chair For Life

Whether your young adventurer is taking their first steps into the world of weaning or in their bedroom busy with homework, the chair guarantees comfort and style.

Stokke Steps Highchair: The Perfect Seat From Baby To Big Kid

The Stokke Steps is a premium all-in-one seating solution that will grow seamlessly with your mini marvel.

Mango Kids: Cosy Autumn Fashion We Love

As the leaves turn brilliant shades of gold and the crisp autumn air rolls in, it’s time to give your little ones a wardrobe makeover that’s as snug as it is stylish.

Little Feet, Big Adventures: Meet FitFlop’s WonderWellies For Kids! (The Most Comfiest Wellies On The Planet)

Who says a little drizzle should dampen the playtime spirit? Introducing FitFlop’s pint-sized take on the world’s comfiest wellies, here to sprinkle joy in More

Expert Advice For Dealing With Back to School Anxiety

Mental health expert Noel McDermott looks at first-day back nerves and shares expert tips for back-to-school anxiety. 

Starting School? Must-Read School Readiness Tips From Expert Amanda Jenner

According to The School Readiness Survey conducted by Kindred2 – they may not be ready, especially where toilet training is concerned. Parenting Expert Amanda Jenner shares her tips on school readiness.

A Week Of Healthy Lunchbox Ideas

Discover delightfully healthy lunchbox ideas from Sarah Wilson, author of ‘I Quit Sugar For Life.

Between-Season Style: 24 New-Ins At H&M Kids

Step into the world of kids’ fashion where comfort meets style, and playful layers blend seamlessly with vibrant tees, warmer skirts and trousers with H&M’s Between-Season Style for kids.

Are Your Kids Reaching For Their Screens This Summer? Expert Guidelines For Ages 2-17

The experts at OutdoorToys have to put together a guide on UK screen time recommendations by age, taking into consideration the risks of excessive time spent on electronic devices per day. 

Gear Up And Go: 12 Back To School Accessories From Mountain Warehouse

From durable backpacks and weather-ready outerwear to comfortable activewear and sturdy footwear, Mountain Warehouse has got you covered.

Best Summer Subscription Boxes & Kits For Kids

If you’re eager to help your kids disconnect from screens this school holiday, why not invest in a summer subscription box for kids?

Warning: Once You Experience The NEW 3rd Gen Yoto Player, There’s No Going Back!

The 3rd generation Yoto Player is not just a remarkable audio device. Oh no! It’s a convenient room thermometer, nightlight, toothbrush, AND tidy-up timer.

Budget-Friendly Ways To Keep The Kids Entertained This Summer!

The experts at OutdoorToys have come up with a whole host of budget-friendly activities to keep your kids entertained this summer!

Parental Control, Ep 89: Daisy Upton AKA Five Minute Mum On Back To School Anxiety

Ellie Thompson welcomes best-selling author and Insta sensation Daisy Upton, aka Five Minute Mum, to discuss the launch of her new book Starting School More

Dress To Impress! Summer Fashion At Versace Kids

Get ready for some serious summer style with Versace Kids!

3 NEW Organic And Healthy Snacks For Little Ones

Organix Kids range adds three major players to their already awesome range of snacks, meals, and drinks made with carefully selected ingredients, free from artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives.

How To Help Your Kids Manage Exam Stress

Award-winning doctor and mental health ambassador Dr. Amir Khan shares his expert advice for parents on how to manage exam stress. 

New-Ins At Calvin Klein Kids

We bring you the hottest picks from Calvin Klein Kids’ summer collection, fashion perfect for the warmer months.

Where To Buy The Best Mud Kitchens + Why They’re So Great For Kids

We share our recommendations for the best mud kitchens for outdoor play as well as exploring the advantages of incorporating mud kitchens into children’s play. 

Activities, Journals And Books To Support Children’s Mental Health And Wellbeing

The collection includes fiction books, self-help books, journals, and flashcards to help children of all ages navigate emotions, build resilience, and develop coping skills.

30 New-Ins From Ralph Lauren Kids

Summer’s finally here! Well, ish… To celebrate, we’ve pulled together the perfect summer wardrobe from Ralph Lauren Kids’ for girls and boys. 

How To Keep Your Kids Safe Online + Advice On Choosing Safer Tech

We teamed with Samsung to bring you this comprehensive guide to staying safe online. 

Best Family Members’ Clubs In London

From the best play hubs for babies, toddlers and older children to spa treatments, salons and brasseries, you’ll find one perfect for you and your brood. 

How To Make A Good Hedgehog Habitat In Your Garden

The RSPB Shop’s wildlife experts have put together the ultimate guide for transforming any garden or outdoor space into a haven for hedgehogs!

The Alternative Party Bag Company You Need To Know

From popcorn and sweets to cupcake and cookie baking kits galore, finally, you can ditch the plastics and send the kids home with something fun to do once the party’s over. 

Parental Control, Ep 82: Mumologist Dr Emma Svanberg On The Pressure Of Being A Perfect Parent

Is it possible to be a perfect parent? Mumologist Dr Emma Svanberg reveals how our own childhoods dictate our parenting styles.

Best Toy Shops In London

From independent shops to world-famous destinations, we’ve round-up the best toy shops in London.

In Review: CYBEX Solution G i-Fix High Back Booster Seat

The Solution G i-Fix is a high-back booster seat suitable for children weighing 15kg up to 50kg.

24 New-Ins At Mango Kids

The winter is in full swing, and if this week is anything to go by, your kids will need to layer up for a little longer.

10 Traditional Party Games For Kids

If you’re planning a birthday party for your little one and are after some old-fashion fun, you’ll love our round-up of traditional party games for kids.

In Review: The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro For Older Kids

The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro is a full-feature tablet designed for kids aged 6-12 years old, allowing slightly older kids the opportunities to read, learn and play independently – and safely.  

Coping With Allergies At School: Expert Advice For Parents

Because school life is exhausting without worrying about coping with allergies in school!

9 Tips For Surviving Christmas With Your ADHD Child

ADHD expert Sarah Templeton is on hand with her top tips for a harmonious home throughout the festive season.

Benjamin Pollock’s Toyshop Christmas Afternoon Tea At Strand Palace

If you’re looking for something special to do with the kids this month, this Christmas afternoon tea in London should be top of your list. 

Making Christmas Magical: A Tonies Christmas Gift Guide

The magical, musical storybox is the perfect present for every child on Santa’s list. Check out our guide to the best Tonies for your child.

Shop The Best Wooden Toys For Kids

Looking for the ultimate Christmas gift for your child this year? Colourful wooden toys inspired by nostalgia and vintage style, hours of fun and creative play.

Annabel Karmel’s Top 10 Tips For Fussy Eaters

Instead of getting overwhelmed at each mealtime, there are plenty of effective ways to deal with a fussy eater to help add harmony to mealtimes.

tonies® x My Little Pony Southbank London Event This Saturday

tonies® and My Little Pony are hosting a free and festive family day out with their Winter Wishday pop-up event happening this Saturday, on the Southbank, London.

8 London West End Shows You Should See With The Kids

Take a trip to theatreland with your kids and enjoy a London show perfect for the whole family.

Parental Control, Ep 70: What Are The 20 Best Christmas Toys This Year?

My Baba’s Editor Ellie Thompson and Editorial Assistant and Toy Expert Christina Walter take to the mic to share their thoughts on the best More

Pencil Case Essentials To Make Learning To Write A Complete Breeze

STABLIO’s research discovered that holding a handwriting pencil incorrectly can impair a child’s performance at school, leading to unhealthy stress, tiredness and potential damage to the posture of the hand.

5 Awesome Disney Crafts To Do While Listening To Your Toniebox

We challenged our resident craft expert Nanny Anita to come up with five fun things to bake, make and do, all while listening to our top five Disney Tonies.

Meet The Winners Of Thomas & Friends International Friendship Day Awards

Five young winners aged between 4 and 8 were selected from hundreds of entrants across the UK and presented with their awards by musician and celebrity dad, Aston Merrygold.

Travelling With Kids? Three Genius Stokke Products You Need To Know

If you’re travelling with kids this summer, check out three genius Stokke products that will make life away from home as comfy as possible.

15 Kids’ Cooking And Baking Classes In London

These classes will help children learn the basics of cooking and baking, as well as teaching them about healthy foods.

Get Your Kids Coding: The Future Of Tech

New technology topics are gaining importance increasingly in today’s techno-centric world. Coding, AI, robotics, game development, blockchain and NFTs are all key skills for kids to learn.

Harry Judd And Greg Shepherd Celebrate The Magic Of Thomas & Friends

Celebrity dads Harry Judd and Greg Shepherd have teamed up with their children for a heart-warming Thomas & Friends campaign. ‘Reading with Little Friends’.

Seven Ways To Spark A Meaningful Conversation With Your Child

How to have more meaningful conversations with your kids, that also build key skills like creativity, critical thinking and communication.

Shop The Christmas Craze: Wooden Balance Boards For Kids

Balance boards are a playful product that stimulate creativity, imagination and movement. They can be a great source of exercise, and equally, a place to rest and read.

Parental Control, Ep 43: Jaime Amor On The Success Of Cosmic Kids, Yoga, And Life As A YouTube Sensation

Leonora interviews Cosmic Kids star Jaime Amor in this latest episode of Parental Control.

How To Establish Positive Eating Patterns And A Good Mealtime Routine With Baby Annabell and Rebecca Wilson

Even though we cannot make a child eat if they really do not want to, there are a number of actions we can do to change their attitude towards certain foods and the eating environment.

BREAKING NEWS: Oxford Has Been ‘Twinned’ With The Island Of Sodor, The Home Of Thomas The Tank Engine

Our favourite preschool school show, Thomas & Friends, has today announced that Oxford is to be ‘twinned’ with the Island of Sodor, the home of Thomas the Tank Engine, after it topped its newly created ‘Thomas & Friends Friendship Index’ as the UK’s friendliest city. 

Are Your Kids Bored Already? Relax! Here’s Why Boredom Is Actually A GOOD Thing

Are your kids bored already? Have you ever stopped to think about the benefits of being bored? Child psychologist Dr. Amanada Gummer is on hand to reveal all… 

How Can Parents Manage Their Own Triggers To Toddler Tantrums?

Top tips for parents on managing their own emotions and as a result their triggers to their children’s blow-ups, meltdown and toddler tantrums. 

13 Best Toys For Indoor Active Play

While the wet weather continues to stop play this summer, we’ve been thinking about how to keep the kids amused indoors.

12 Tips To Avoid Sibling Rivalry When There’s A New Baby On The Block

Who doesn’t want a calm, loving family life? Prevention is better than cure and parents can do a lot to help prepare older children for the arrival of a new sibling and start as you mean to go on.

Top 10 Tips To Get Your Kids Eating Their Fruit And Veggies

Organix’s Fussy Eating Expert Lucy Thomas is on hand with some really useful advice to encourage our kids to eat their fruit and vegetables. 

Why It’s Important For Kids To Get Active From A Young Age

Did you know young children between the ages of 3-6 should spend at least 180 minutes (3 hours) a day doing a variety of physical activities spread throughout the day, including active and outdoor play?

Take Your Toniebox On An Outdoor Adventure This Spring

‘Tis the season for outdoor adventures and exploration! Whether you’re off to find a bluebell wood, have plans for a picnic in the park, More

Six Must-Read Tips For Keeping Your Child Safe On TikTok

Use privacy settings at the highest level, teach your children only to communicate with those they know in real life, don’t shy away from the difficult conversations about online risks, and make sure you stay engaged and have open conversations about what they do when they are online.

10 Solutions for Kids’ Insect Bites & Stings

If you and the family are about to jet off for your summer holiday, or are even just heading out the day, don’t forget to shop and pack solutions for insect bites and stings, as well as repellent. Here’s selection of the best on the market. 

Calling All Islington Mamas! A New Family Members Club is Opening…

Get yourself down to the Maggie & Rose Islington Pop-Up open throughout the summer for a taster of what’s on offer from September.

Are You Following These Six Sun Protection Steps?

Whether you’re at home in the UK or abroad, you should always be considering whether you and your family are taking the right precautions in the sunshine.

The best ways to get the kids gardening, according to garden designer Rupert Golby

We sat down with the brilliant Kew-trained gardener Rupert Golby to discuss the roots of his gardening career and the best ways to get children interested in gardening. 

Top 10 Ways To Help Your Child With Their Homework

We speak to DUCKS teacher Nicky Black to see what the best tips are in regards to helping your little one with their homework!

Children’s Art Week: Nanny Anita’s Top 15 Arts And Crafts Posts

We recall some of Nanny Anita’s best arts and crafts posts for Children’s Art Week 2017

How Yoga Therapy Can Help Your Child

An article from MahaDevi yoga centre all about the effects of yoga on children.

Talking mindful to your child

Mindfulness Strikes Again! Four Tips on How To Speak Mindfully to Our Kids

A great blog post outlining the ways in which we can improve the way we communicate with our children, and how much our words More