Babywearing + singing = bliss!
This is Life recently had the pleasure of meeting a choir made up of mums on maternity leave and their babies. The feelgood factor is high as the mums sing, and their happy babies sway to the music in baby carriers and slings.
Pregnancy podcasts - top 3 picks
Pregnancy podcasts are a brilliant resource before, during and after pregnancy and childbirth. Real, honest and personal – almost like chatting with friends. Here are our top picks.
When my daddy isn’t there...
Studies take dad blogger Pierre away from home on alternate weeks, meaning his young daughters see less of him. Here he shares his best tips for ways a parent can make this kind of upheaval easier on young children.
Having a second child – the two under two club
Second baby on the way? Take it from Victoria. “As fully fledged members of the two under two club, we’re often asked by friends considering a second baby what it's like and how we cope. Our answer’s always the same: we love it, but it requires greater organisation than with one.”
Start making homemade baby food
Christine is a food blogger from France who cooks organic baby food and healthy food for children. We asked her to tell us about the best baby food, and got plenty of inspiration for how to make baby food – and tips for fussy eaters.
Post-pregnancy diet for new mums
A good post-pregnancy diet speeds up your recovery and revitalizes you. The British blogger Alicia shares her tips for food that makes you feel better and gives you more energy.
5 edible decorations for the holidays
Most of us have cherished holiday ornaments made of glass, wood or paper, but did you know you can make attractive decorations out of ordinary, everyday food? Here are 5 tips for edible decorations you can make for the holidays.
8 ways to decorate Christmas tree baubles
Babies and toddlers are fascinated by colourful, glittery Christmas ornaments. But many decorations are delicate and don’t survive a close encounter with curious little hands. Here are tips for decorating a new set of Christmas tree baubles together.