Development & Behaviour

Should babies and toddlers watch TV?

So much television programming is aimed at young children. Not all of it is good for your child. When is it appropriate to introduce a baby to tv, and what do parents need to know about this topic?

Development & Behaviour

Can you decode your baby's body language?

Your baby's trying to tell you something with every little action.

Development & Behaviour

Why little ones shouldn't sit all day

What is "physical activity" in early childhood, and why is it really that important?

Development & Behaviour

Luna is John Legend in miniature

Check out the latest picture of Luna where she is basically the baby version of her dad.

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Is it a growth spurt?

Yesterday that babygro fitted, today it doesn’t. What’s happening?

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Baby's first steps and 8 other milestones

There's nothing quite like watching your baby grow and learn.

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Fun ways to get your child to play with others

Teach your little ones how to socialise with others.

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How to play with your baby

Babies are eager to learn and make new discoveries.

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5 activities for toddler development

Keeping a toddler entertained can be a a daunting task. Here are some ways to keep busy hands out of trouble.

Development & Behaviour

Toys to help your baby's development

Tiny love stimulates the 7 elements of your baby’s development.

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This is what bedtime really is like

Getting your kids to bed in the evening isn't always a walk in the park, as demonstrated by this dad and daughter duo.

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Biting blues

Sinking his teeth into another tot's fleshy arm doesn't mean you have a vampire son. It's normal toddler behaviour. 

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Bouncy babies are happy babies

What every parent needs: somewhere comfy and safe for baby to sit while you brush your teeth!

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Mom and dad, stop with the baby talk!

While it's too cute for words, research suggests it's time to stop the pint-sized pronunciations.

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The 4 things your baby loves

Captivate your baby for her development.

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How to deal with separation anxiety

Some tips for when you need to leave your little one behind.

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How to use a growth chart

All you want to know about growth charts and how to use them.

Development & Behaviour

Print it: WHO growth charts for boys and girls

Here are the World Health Organisation growth charts for boys and girls up to 5 years.

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Toys age-by-age

Ideas of safe, appropriate toys for every age group from our safety expert.

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Why I let my son play with dolls

It's an outdated notion that boys shouldn't play with dolls. Why do the older generation have such a problem letting this idea go?

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The ABCs of Xhosa names

26 beautiful Xhosa names to choose from for your bundle of joy.

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25 secrets of babyhood

Here are 25 practical ways to increase baby's confidence, boost her happiness and ensure she achieves her full potential.

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3 movement games for babies

Here's some fun ways to get your baby moving.

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Take the trauma out of tummy time

As much of a fuss as baby may put up against it, this is a worthwhile activity.
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