Peppa Pig, like most children’s beloved TV programmes, is, uh, peppered with inconsistencies. Why do Peppa and her baby brother George attend the same class at school? Why are some animals fully anthropomorphised while others remain mute and on four legs, a cruel Darwinian rejection joke? Perhaps we can suspend our disbelief because this is fantasy, after all. But there’s one anomaly that is far from fantasy—it’s the stuff of nightmares. Warning: what you’re about to see cannot be unseen.
Morning sickness need not be a private misery for your baby-mama-to-be; here are five ways to help ease her discomfort.
As soon as your baby can sit upright—without assistance—you’re officially in the market for a high chair. This tends to be between 4 and 6 months, so right around the time feeding solids starts, too; which means the chair you choose isn’t just about comfort and safety, but durability (and plenty stain resistance). Here’s a run-down of exactly what to check for when shopping for this special addition to your furnishings.
For kids, any surface is a potential canvas; and windows are especially inspiring as they capture light—which can transform the most mundane into pure magic. Try out this window art sensory activity with your little ones, recreating some classic characters into beautiful stained glass stylemasterpieces.
Acupressure is considered an alternative—or complementary option to standard labour pain relief therapies. But is it effective? And is it even safe?