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This Week is International Baby Wearing Week 2021

Baby Wearing, defined as the act of wearing or carrying your baby whether it’s with a carrier, sling or cloth, has been prevalent for centuries. Nomadic people would wear their babies to travel more effectively, whilst families in Africa,…

The most popular baby names of 2021

Choosing a name for your baby is something most parents-to-be will spend time thinking about long before the arrival of their bundle of joy – and there are a lot of things to consider. You may choose names with…

How to change a nappy

Mum & You are a team of mums, so we know exactly how it feels the first time you need to change a little baby’s nappy when you have never done it before! That’s why we’ve put together this…

Nipple Care: How To Soothe Sore Cracked Nipples

If you’re breastfeeding or expressing your milk, then you may have come up against sore nipples at one point or another. Although babies are only small, they can sometimes cause some nipple pain with their constant feeding demands. Whether…

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Fun ideas for Children’s Art Week

It’s Children’s Art Week, which gives us a great excuse to keep little ones busy with some crafts! There’s 3 themes over the next few weeks to get involved in… Week 1 (from 29 June): The Natural World Week 2…

Loneliness and maternity leave

This week is #LonelinessAwarenessWeek and it feels like the perfect moment to shine a light on the topic, specifically in relation to motherhood. A little bit of a taboo subject, loneliness is seldom addressed or prepared for with the…

3 easy gardening activities with kids

It’s National Children’s Gardening Week and a great excuse to get outside, have fun getting messy and teach the kids about sustainability with our 3 easy activities… 1. Recycle and grow ♻? If you’re anything like us, with the kids…

Part 3 – WFH and the homework slog

Lots of you resonated with the lack of ‘me time’ in our last blog. In our final WFH blog we’re thinking about another time squeeze in our lives. Homework. How many of you have your mini me sat with…