Author: Baby Hints & Tips

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Easter egg hunt ideas – fill those plastic eggs with treasure!

Fill plastic Easter Eggs and give a chocolate free present this Easter. An Easter egg hunt printable, a puzzle or even make glow in the dark eggs.

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10 Kid Friendly Christmas Recipes – Yummy Xmas Treats!

Christmas is a great time to get creative when making treats either with or for the kids. And that includes the big kids too! Check out the links for some great ideas.

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FREE Christmas Printable Lists

Free Christmas Printables: Christmas Gift list, Christmas Card List, Christmas To Do List

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Christmas Colouring Pages – FREE DOWNLOADABLES!

Your kids will love getting into the Christmas spirit with these Christmas colouring pages.

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Rainbow Party

Rainbow party – includes DIY ideas for rainbow ribbon wands, rainbow birthday cake, rainbow cookie recipe and rainbow cupcakes

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Babies room temperature

Q&A: What is the recommendation for a babies room temperature to sleep at night and with what kind of pyjamas, sleeping bag, blankets, etc?

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Chewy Choc Chip Cookies

I’m a stay at home mum for 3 girls who seem like they’re always hungry. This recipe for choc chip cookies is quite easy and they are soft chewy bickies which is the sort my girls like (and me).

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How not to make friends with other mothers

Making mummy friends – How to make friends with other mothers. 5 tips to help you make a new circle of friends with your children’s parents

Postnatal depression stories – Emma’s Journey

Blog – Emma bravely shares her story of her mental health challenges and how they have been part of her mothering journey.

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FREE Easter egg hunt printables – simple ideas for the ultimate egg hunt!

Printable: Get the fun in to Easter without chocolate with our Easter Egg Hunt Ideas and free printable. Chocolate optional.

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{RECIPE} Lamb Parcels

This is an easy meal to make. Kids will enjoy opening up the parcel and see what’s in there. You can also get the kids to help them.

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Help Kids Understand The Joy Of Giving At Christmas

It’s easy for kids to focus on what Santa is going to leave them under the tree or in their stocking, so how do you teach them that this is the season of giving rather than receiving? We have some great tips to help your kids change their focus and realise that there is so much more to this time of year.

Homemade Snow Globes | Baby Hints & Tips

Homemade Christmas Snow Globes

Creating your own magical snow globe is surprisingly cheap and easy. Great for presents of for playtime.

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Enjoying Christmas Day when Pregnant

Pregnancy is a bit of a roller coaster normally, and being pregnant on the biggest day of the year just adds to the fun! We’ve got some great tips to help you enjoy yourself, as well as some nifty present ideas we hope you’ll find in your stocking this year.

Pregnancy safe Christmas drinks | Baby Hints & Tips

Pregnancy Safe Christmas Drinks

Just because you are pregnant doesn’t mean you have to miss out on special Christmas drinks; and the best thing is, the kids can enjoy them too!

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Christmas Gift Wrapping Hack

This gift wrapping technique is amazing!

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Green Spinach Pesto Recipe

Go Green Spinach Pesto is so versatile and easy to make. Stir through spaghetti, spread on a salad sandwich or use as a dip for crackers or veggie sticks.

DIY Christmas Bonbons

Christmas Craft: DIY Christmas Bon Bons or Christmas crackers are one of the highlights of Christmas Day. Homemade Christmas Bon Bons are even more special.

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DIY Christmas Letter Ornaments

These letter ornaments are super cute and a great personalised present that kids can make themselves.

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Gingerbread Cupcakes – Christmas Recipe

Everyone loves gingerbread at Christmas time! From gingerbread cookie decorations for the tree, to gingerbread houses to sit as a centrepiece on the table. Why not try something different this year and whip up a batch of these Gingerbread Cupcakes.

Homemade Chalk | Baby Hints & Tips

Homemade Chalk

Making your own chalk is surprisingly easy and lots of fun. Pick up some cheap novelty ice cube trays or chocolate moulds to make fun shapes – look out for Christmas, Easter or Halloween trays to make seasonal themed chalks. Try packaging your chalk in a smart box to make an impressive homemade gift or birthday party favour.

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PND: The Silver Lining

Post-natal depression (PND) is a black cloud that smoothers those parents that suffer from it. But Natasha found that those clouds also have a silver lining.

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{RECIPE} Lemon Coconut Cupcakes

These Lemon Coconut Cupcakes are sure to become an instant crowd pleaser with their hint of coconut and lemony tang. They are the perfect option when you are after a light cake for any occasion.

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Ease up, Judgey McJudgerson. It’s only Mummy Wars if you buy into it.

Wondering how to avoid entering the mummy wars now you have a new bundle of joy? Lou Kenny has some hilarious tips to help you avoid accidentally committing a mummy atrocity.

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DIY Christmas Bead Candy Canes

This handmade decoration is a fantastic option if you and the kids need to make a large number of presents for daycare teachers or classmates. They’re simple and look great (and it’s a great fine motor activity too!).

Strawberry homemade icy pole recipe

For a more fun and even more delicious after dinner treat, these strawberry smoothie icy poles work well. We often have some in the freezer for after school on hot days or for when friends drop by for lunch.

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Paddle Pop Christmas Tree – Christmas Craft For Toddlers

These homemade Christmas tree ornaments are a great, easy craft activity to do with the kids, and make cute presents as well. You can use whatever you like to decorate them.

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Creamy Chicken Carbonara

This is a family favoruite in my house. It’s simple and quick to make and tastes delicious. Plus it doesn’t have eggs like a lot of carbonaras do.

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Halloween Signs for your Door

Want to let all the Trick-or-Treaters passing your house know that you have goodies to share or that you don’t want to be disturbed? Do you have treats that are suitable for kids with allergies? One of our signs are sure to suit. Just print and stick on your door

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Immunisation – Your common questions and concerns answered

Vaccinations are one of the greatest advances in preventative health, but unfortunately vaccination rates have been decreasing in recent years. GP Melissa Homewood addresses a number of the common concerns and questions many parents have, separating the fact from myth.

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