Parenting

Having children is absolutely amazing but it also comes with lots of worries and challenges.  Find top tips on parenting from Red Kite Days experts and Mum guest bloggers.

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6 Amazing Ways to Develop Your Baby’s Language Skills

By Laura Davies, Speech and Language Therapist and mum The amount that your baby learns in their first year of life is astounding.  ...

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How Babies Communicate

By Laura Davies, Speech and Language Therapist and mum The amount that your baby learns in their first year of life is astounding. They ...

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Why are Boundaries so Important?

By Emma-Louise Hodson, experienced founder of Horizon Nannies Anyone who’s anyone will have heard about children pushing boundaries. ...

Parenting Advice Overload

By Emma-Louise Hodson, experienced founder of Horizon Nannies After speaking to a friend recently, who has two small children, I was ...

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Are Star Charts Effective?

By Emma-Louise Hodson, experienced founder of Horizon Nannies Short answer, because we’re parents and don’t get a minute to ourselves: ...

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What is Your Baby Thinking?

By Helen Brawn, Mum of 2 and experienced baby signing teacher. How baby signing can help them communicate before speech Sometimes it is ...

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5 Dinner Time Questions to get your Family Talking

By David, blogger, husband and Dad of 4 kids under 10. Between school, sports and life sometimes it is hard to slow down as a family ...

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Why the Naughty Step Doesn’t Work

By Emma-Louise Hodson, experienced founder of Horizon Nannies Ah… The Naughty Step. Since ‘Super Nanny’ came into our ...

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Identifying Teething Symptoms and Coping With Them

By Emma Reed – a blogger, freelance writer and self-published author from Hampshire.  A Mother to 2, Emma’s blog has flourished and she ...

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What’s Worse for Teen Mental Health: Screen Time or Potatoes?

There’s a constant debate on the negative effects of screen time on teen mental health.  Have you noticed that the there’s ...

Choosing the Right Nanny for Your Family

By Emma-Louise Hodson, experienced founder of Horizon Nannies When looking for childcare options, employing a nanny may be unfamiliar ...

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I’m Too Busy to Read to My Little One

 By Danni Perkins, ZaZa’s Storybox Founder “One more story Mummy/Daddy, pleeeasse!”  It is a familiar bedtime phrase from little ones, ...

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