Month: January 2018

How to Clean Bath Toys–Without Bleach

Squeezie, squeaky bath toys may be your little one’s favourite things when it comes to tub-time, but they’re actually pretty yucky; deceptively smiling receptacles for mould and miscellaneous microbial grossness. Here’s how to blitz the nasty stuff–and still keep bubs happy with his menagerie of plastic duckies. […]

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Toddler Craft: Raised Salt Painting!

Raised salt painting is a fascinating project for young ones—and older ones (yes, Mum!), too. It’s also ridiculously simple and easy on the pocket; but the results are spectacular and can inspire a thread of creative ideas. What’s more, salt painting also acts as a mini-science experiment, teaching kids about absorption. Plus, you can substitute […]

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What are My Chances of Having Twins?

Twins are actually more common than most of us realise; more than one embryo is often fertilised, it’s just that in many cases, only one goes on to develop into a baby. So what will up the odds of you actually giving birth to a pair of babies? Check out the factors that will influence […]

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The Onesie Parenting Hack You Probably Didn’t Know

Newborns are cute, for sure; but another certainty is that these deceptively tiny creatures are receptacles for ridiculous amounts of grossness. If poopsplosion or poonami is not part of your vernacular, if you’ve got a little one, you’ll learn the words soon enough. To survive the natural disaster that is the emergency bum change/wardrobe malfunction […]

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