Month: August 2017

Eating for Two: Experts Debunk the Pregnancy Myth

Eating for two, or just eating for you? It turns out that only a third of expectant mums understand exactly what they should be eating during their pregnancy. A survey conducted by The National Charity Partnership (made up of Diabetes UK, The British Heart Foundation and Tesco) found that many women were confused by the old fashioned advice that they should be “eating for two”. With healthy eating information about as clear as mud, we’re sharing these top tip from nutrition experts to help you get to grips with your pregnancy meal plans. Should I be eating for two?...

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Mum shares hilarious reaction to her toddler walking in on her having sex

It’s the moment every parent dreads. You’re finally getting down to some ‘special adult time’ after a lengthy drought and it’s all heating up nicely. Then, out of nowhere, your sleepy child wanders straight into a situation you never wanted them to see. For one couple, the experience was so traumatic there was just one way of dealing with it – by sharing it with the internet. And we’re really glad they did, because this couple’s hilarious reaction to their toddler walking in on them having sex is well-worth the cringe-factor. In a Facebook post, Emma Lou Harris, a blogger and...

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Baby food pouches linked to child speech defects and wonky teeth

We all know that too much sugar in a baby’s diet can rot their tiny teeth. Now new research has found that even baby food packaging can contribute to tooth damage and speech problems. Recent research by children’s food brand Kiddylicious Little Bistro revealed that 67% of parents in East Anglia were unaware that the spouts used in baby food pouches can have a detrimental effect on their baby’s oral development. Allowing babies to eat directly from the spout-style pouches can contribute to speech problems, teeth distortion and enamel erosion. How hard spouts affect growing teeth Following recent reports...

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Discover what nursery is like at a Kiddi Caru FREE open session

Unlock your child’s imagination at Kiddi Caru’s FREE Discovery Weeks throughout September and October in Essex! These sessions are the perfect opportunity for your little one to explore a range of learning and educational activities, with access to a fantastic range of toys and resources – all in a fun environment. Dates and locations for the Kiddi Caru Discovery Weeks Writtle & Chelmsford: Monday 11th September – Saturday 16th September Harlow: Monday 25th September – Saturday 30th September Colchester: Monday 2nd October – Saturday 7th October Explore, learn, play Kiddi Caru’s events are also a great opportunity for you...

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Are you fertility fit? Boost your prenatal health

If you look up the definition of ‘fertility’ it means the ability to conceive children or young.  For some couples falling pregnant is easy and for others it can take years or involve having IVF. Getting fertility fit! Most women focus on their nutrition at the point of seeing the little blue line appear, confirming their test is positive and baby is on their way.  Yet it is essential to ensure that your body is full of the right nutrients before conception to ensure the healthiest pregnancy as well as increase fertility and ability to conceive. With the right...

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