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How can I easily feed my vegetarian child?

Choosing to be a vegetarian is becoming a more popular lifestyle choice for many families and their children. In 2021, we know that meat just doesn't have to be a part of the picture if we don't want it to be! Whether you are choosing to bring up your child vegetarian, they have made the choice them...
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What formula milk do I choose?

For whatever reason – medical, lifestyle or comfort – you've decided formula milk is the best option for you and your baby. But once you arrive at the store in search of some formula, you find yourself overwhelmed by the many options. There's ‘powder', ‘ready to feed', cow's milk-based, ...
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What is a balanced baby diet?

Now that your little one is eating solid foods alongside breastfeeding or formula milk, you'll hopefully be enjoying their company at mealtimes. They may not always like the food that's put in front of them, and it might get a little messy at times, but when you get it right and they just devour the...
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What are some healthy snack options for my child?

Whether it's popcorn, that particular crunchy chocolate bar, or a juicy apple, there are so many snack options to choose from, and your preschooler will likely have a few favourites (some healthier than others). Healthy snacks can help to satisfy hunger between meals and offer an extra boost of ene...
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What do I need to know about milk and any dairy alternatives?

What do I need to know about milks and dairy alternatives?When we think about milk, many of us are reminded of our childhoods, when there was nothing tastier than dipping cookies into a glass of this deliciously creamy drink. These days, the milk options are many and happily varied, from cow's, goat...
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Can I use sedatives to help my baby sleep while travelling?

You're planning a long trip with the family – ten long hours in the car with your 9-month-old, who you know isn't a great traveller. Feeling anxious about your journey, you consider the options. In your mind, you imagine a scenario where your baby screams during the whole journey because they're u...
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Can I eat shrimp whilst breastfeeding?

As you sit on the sofa one evening, tired after a day full of feeding, you begin swiping through the food delivery options. After all, you deserve a nice meal, one that will be brought right up to your doorstep, fully cooked and ready to be eaten. Eventually, you settle on your favourite restaurant ...
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Does my baby need hypoallergenic milk?

Whether for medical reasons, to maintain a certain lifestyle, or simply for comfort, you've decided that bottled formula milk is the very best option for you and your baby. And that's great! But you've noticed that your tiny tot seems to spit their milk up rather a lot, and they're awfully gassy. Co...
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Does my baby need soy-based milk?

You were born with an intolerance to certain foods, so when it comes to diet and nutrition, you've always preferred the more natural options. For example, you'll happily opt for sugar-free cereal over cheerios, you'll naturally pick up a pack of vegetable crisps instead of cheese and onion, and...
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How do I physically handle my baby?

People say that when you become a parent, there are certain instincts which will naturally kick in. For example, you'll constantly feel the need to check if they need anything, to respond to their every need, and above all, protect them at all costs. After all, a baby is obviously completely de...
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