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A babygro bearing the slogan: “If you wanna be my lover you’ve got to get my consent”, has provoked an angry response online. The onesie appears on the website Look Human, where the print is also available to buy on t-shirts, hoodies and tanks for adults. Rachel Lubitz, a journalist at mic.com, raised concerns that buying […]

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A mother shared a photo of herself wearing a “giant mum nappy” after giving birth because she wants to “empower” women about every aspect of childbirth. Amanda Bacon, from North Carolina, US, titled the post “motherhood uncensored” as she believes the realities of postpartum life aren’t spoken about enough. Bacon shared a photo her partner […]

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If you’ve ever thought of yourself as an aspiring children’s author just waiting in the wings, now could be your big break. From A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens to The Snowman by Raymond Briggs, classic Christmas tales are shared, loved and retold year after year. As the most festive time of year draws closer, […]

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A mum has shared a heartbreaking video of her five-week-old daughter struggling to breathe, to educate parents about the symptoms of whooping cough. Sandra Tee, from Sydney, Australia, acknowledged the footage may be distressing to watch and urged others not to miss the early warning signs. The video shows Tee’s daughter Heidi choking and she stops […]

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A woman has shared what she thinks is the perfect solution to stopping toddlers from having full-blown tantrums in public. Jamie Matson, from the US, shared a post on Facebook from a friend who suggested a “secret signal” that parents could use when their child is having a strop. The friend, whose name is unknown, […]

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A mum is convinced her 10-month-old son is a mini “Gordon Ramsay”, so she decided to tweet the celebrity chef himself. Claire Dempster, 42, from Cardiff, tweeted a photo of her son Arlo-Blue sporting a hefty amount of blonde hair on his head, much like Ramsay.  Joking that her son looks so much like the chef […]

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Summer holidays are upon us. For some it’s relaxing and quiet, for the rest of us… it’s travelling with children. In order to make the experience as easy and relaxing as possible (well, slightly more relaxing than before you read this list), we’ve got together the best tips from parents who have been there and […]

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A mum said her newborn baby “nearly died” from a kiss, after she was infected with a virus caused by a cold sore.  Mum-of-four Lynette Clare, 35, was told her five-day-old daughter Chloe Clare “might not live through the night” after she suddenly became critically ill. Clare, from Cheshire, later discovered Chloe had contracted Herpes Simplex […]

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Peter Andre has announced his wife Emily Macdonagh has given birth to their second child together. The dad-of-four made the announcement on Twitter on Tuesday 22 November, telling fans he had welcomed a baby boy, but not giving any details of their choice of baby name. Andre and MacDonagh took six weeks to reveal the […]

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A mum has shared comparison photos showing how her breasts changed after pumping one litre of breast milk. Chi-Chi LaFlare, who runs a support group promoting breastfeeding with an emphasis on milk sharing, said the snap on the left was taken before her first pump of the day. “When you sleep in and wake up not […]

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