https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JxvHIS-lro Did you know April the 2nd is International Childrens Book Day? So what would your favourite be? What a choice of books to choose from! And amazing how many are designed to bring your little ones up to a level of excitement, and then down again to...

New parents and sleep. With the average new baby costing its parents a total of 44 days of "lost" sleep every year, it's vitally important that when you sleep you sleep WELL. A new baby is quite simply the most wonderful and exhilarating experience you can...

Here's a nice sleep story for you. It's a little-known and rather lovely fact that for the last 80+ years expectant Finnish mothers have been gifted a box of goodies from the state. The box contains such essential "baby kit" items as clothes, sheets, toys, a small mattress, and the cardboard receptacle itself is...

Other than birthdays and Christmas the two great highlights in any kid's calendar are probably Halloween and Bonfire Night. We'll look at Bonfire Night another time, but the great excitement of Halloween, and the inevitable sugar rush (and come-down) it brings can lead to some over-tired and over-stimulated...