The classic children’s character stars in new festive film
He has been a mainstay of children’s entertainment for over half a century through classic picture books and a small screen series, so it pleases us to report that Thomas the Tank Engine is to appear in a special seasonal DVD for Christmas 2012.
Merry Winter Wish, released just in time ... Continue reading
In a new poll, names, childcare, and breastfeeding top the list of things parents-to-be fight about
Choosing a name for your first child together should be a sweet and tender moment, but it actually seems to be a point of contention for UK mums and dads.
Research, conducted by MyVoucherCodes, found picking baby's name caused the most arguments between parents-to-be, followed closely by childcare and breastfeeding.
The ... Continue reading
LEGO, Monster High and Furby among most searched-for products on eBay
As the festive period kicks off with today's predicted online shopping frenzy dubbed ‘Cyber Monday’, eBay have revealed the top 10 searches performed on their site.
Research body Experian has predicted today will see 115 million visits to online stores as people seek out the perfect present for their loved ... Continue reading
75% of women would rather shop for themselves than risk a bad present
With the festive season about to kick into full swing and Christmas shopping high on everyone’s agenda, it seems women are fed up with the present-buying skills of their partners.
A new study by One4all shows that 75% of women believe they would choose a better gift than their partner, ... Continue reading
Ben Foden is hair raising, Michelle's little one is on team dad and Melissa Joan Hart shares her boys' comical comments
Ben Foden had the whole office giggling with this cheeky Twitter snap of Aoife. Ben wrote, "Hair drier time after a quick bath! She thinks she's shooting a pop video." Ben added that he think she's taking after her mum and is a future star. With that hair, she sure ... Continue reading
How the man in red has increased his grotto prices by 100% in the last two years
It seems Santa may be on many parent’s naughty list this year after increasing his grotto prices.
The loveable gift-giver has obviously felt the recession’s pinch after raising the cost for children visiting him by 100% since 2010.
Research, conducted by Watch My Wallet, found that up and down the country ... Continue reading
Website reports 78% increase on baby products bought at night
Sleepless nights are often cited as a maddening downside of looking after a baby, but according to new data, savvy mums and dads are putting the wee small hours to good use by stocking up on baby supplies.
Online emporium Amazon has revealed that sales of baby products on ... Continue reading
Don't let the winter vomiting bug catch you or your toddler out this year
Norovirus is a highly contagious bug that has a nasty habit of spreading quickly, leaving vomiting and diarrhoea in its wake. Known as the ‘winter vomiting bug’ - although it can be caught at any time of the year - norovirus is the most common stomach bug in the UK. Prevent ... Continue reading
5 top tips on how to capture your little one’s starring role this Christmas
After months of stitching tinsel onto an old bed sheet, ripping up countless tea towels and trying to comfort your little one that’s it’s ok to be the 14th shepherd twice removed, the least you can hope for is a good video of the big event to show off to family ... Continue reading
Conservative MP calls on government to do more to help prevent head injuries
A Conservative MP wants cycle helmets to be made compulsory for children.
Reading West MP Alok Sharma asked the Road Safety Minister Stephen Hammond to carry out an independent report into the benefits of making the use of cycle helmets for kids compulsory.
During the Parliamentary debate on cycling safety ... Continue reading
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