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American Women Just Saw Aussie Tampons, And They’re LOSING THEIR MINDS

It started out an average chat in the Women of Impact group on Facebook.  A new study found that menstrual products are now the fifth biggest contributor to plastic ocean …

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Have you got a “Colic Baby”? What does that even mean?

Have you got a “Colic Baby”? If you have a baby who is often crying and unsettled, then you’ve probably received motherly advice that you have a “colic baby” or …

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Why Is My Baby Crying?

Why Is My Baby Crying? After a prolonged bout of crying, parents can sometimes find themselves at their wits end and asking “Why is my baby crying?” wondering whether it …

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The Baby Wonder Weeks – BIG Developmental Leaps By Newborn Age

The Baby Wonder Weeks – Tracking BIG Developmental Leaps by Newborn Age The newborn stage has long been a mystery to many parents. Growing, crying, wind pain, questions about colic …

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Toddler Movies! Best Picks for Family Movies to Watch on Rainy Days

Toddler Movies! Best Picks for Family Movies to watch on Rainy Days Oh the weather outside is FRIGHTFUL! Sometimes when you’re at home with toddlers and the weather is bad …

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Centrelink Parenting Payments – What’s On Offer and What Paperwork Do You Need?

Centrelink Parenting Payments – What’s On Offer and What Paperwork Do You Need? There are a variety of Centrelink parenting payments and benefits on offer for Australian families. Please consider …

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What is a normal baby temperature?

Baby Hints and Tips would like to stress that the below information relating to baby temperature is merely a guide and does not take the place of expert medical advice. …

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Coles Little Shop Collectables Are Sending Collectors INSANE

The bidding wars are ON! We can’t believe how fast the auction prices are increasing! Coles Little Shop Collectables are inspiring absolute insanity on eBay and in Facebook market places.  …

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Centrelink Services for Mums Leaving Their Partners – What You’re Entitled To

Leaving a relationship is an incredibly difficult thing to do, particularly when babies and young children are involved. What are your entitlements as a parent if you separate from your …

Private Health And Child Birth – What’s Covered and What If Something Goes Wrong?

PLEASE NOTE: this article is not financial advice. Please speak to your financial advisor or private health care provider with direct questions related to insurance cover for your family. There …

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The Best Toddler Activities in Melbourne

There’s only so much you can do with your toddlers at home, but if you want to get out of the house with your wee ones, you’re in luck. Melbourne …

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Maternity Wear Brisbane: Local Guide

So you’ve got back a positive pregnancy test? Soon enough the wardrobe you’ve been curating for years is not going to cut it anymore! But no fear – we’ve made …

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Maternity Wear Sydney: Local Guide

With maternity wear it’s impossible to make a one-sized fits all guide. So we’ve put together our maternity wear Sydney guide with all your options so that you can decide …

Decreased Foetal Movement: Preventing a Stillbirth

 This article is a contribution by Penny, a registered nurse and midwife with 20 years experience in nursing and 10 years in midwifery. She is also a mum to two …

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Late Night Chemists Brisbane: Local Guide

Sadly when you’re unwell your body doesn’t care what time of day it is. This means that sometimes you’re gonna be unwell outside of regular business hours. For some with …

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Woolworths Cakes – Utterly Delicious Mud Cake Hacks

Woolworths Cakes – or Coles Mud Cakes, IGA Brand Mud Cakes….they’re all sooo good and so easy to dress up for your next big celebration.  Aussie mums are going mad …

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Mums and Bubs Movies Brisbane Guide

From my experience, the hardest thing about being a mum is the first few years where it seems like you’re with your bub ALL THE TIME. Sometimes all you want …

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IVF Brisbane Guide – Finding a Fertility Clinic in Brisbane

This article is just a guide and it is necessary to discuss any procedures with a medical professional: in an emergency call 000.  At Baby Hints and Tips we support …

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Becoming a Mother

Before children, we feel like we have the world at our feet, hopes and dreams, interests and goals, our own identities. We have a fantasy in mind about becoming a …

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Relationship Problems After Having A Baby – Expert Advice

A newborn baby may do nothing but eat, sleep and poop all day but, the undivided attention and care they need can certainly put a relationship to the test, causing …

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Is it baby blues or postnatal depression? Signs you should seek help.

Welcoming a new child into your life is a wonderful experience but it can also be incredibly stressful. Your entire world is completely different and suddenly there is a new …

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Brisbane Botanical Gardens For Toddlers

Got a toddler in Brisbane?  Doing a city stay and need to keep a littler person entertained?  Brisbane’s CBD, for toddlers might feel like another big boring city – but …

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Late Night Chemists Sydney: Local Guide

There’s many reasons why you might need to visit a late night chemist. If you have a busy life, late at night might be the only time you have available. …

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Community Reviews – Vasectomy Brisbane

Is your Brisbane family big enough?  We took to Facebook and asked for recommendations and reviews by real local families on the best clinics to get a vasectomy Brisbane wide.  …

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IVF Sydney Guide – Finding A Fertility Clinic in Sydney

This article is just a guide and it is necessary to discuss any procedures with a medical professional: in an emergency call 000. If you’re considering IVF there is a …

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Magical Magicians and Harry Potter Party Ideas

Magic themed parties are all the rage amongst little Harrys and Hermoines!  For littler birthday boys and girls, it might be all about magic tricks and rabbits in hats!  Baby …

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Circumcision Brisbane

Baby Hints and Tips supports all parents to raise their babies their way.  Are you considering a circumcision for your Brisbane boy?  We’ve put together the go-to guide to circumcision …

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Movie Obsessed Kid? How To Host a Movie Party

Ahhh, the “movie party” – the low cost, low hassle way to celebrate a little one’s birthday!  Movie parties are a great way to create a birthday theme around a …

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Mums and Bubs Movies Melbourne Guide

We all need to get out of the house and relax sometimes and that’s no different for stay at home parents! However, it can be difficult to go out with …

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This Mum’s Kmart Birthday Party Was The Event of the Year!

When Shannon’s daughter Charli turned 13, she had no idea how to help her celebrate.  What kind of party do you throw for a 13 year old girl who just …

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