8 ways to keep kids safe in the sun

Tuesday 09 August 2016 / Parenting Tips, Health, Safety
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Playing outside in summer is great fun for the kids, but the sun can be harmful. Read our top tips for sun safety!

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5 tips to unplug and play with your children

Saturday 30 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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Technology is an often necessary part of the lives of children and parents alike, but it’s important to have a balance.

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Any time is talking time: top tips for making the most of everyday opportunities for communication

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Tuesday 12 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Speech and Communication
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Helping your little ones to get talking is hugely important. But, this doesn’t mean we need to set aside special time

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New baby coming? 3 tips to help your toddler adapt

Monday 04 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Pregnancy, Siblings, Baby, Toddler
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When you’re pregnant with baby number 2, your firstborn will most likely feel very insecure.

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Getting out and about with my newborn baby – what do I really need to take with me?

Monday 04 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Activities, Baby
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Summer is coming and it’s time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors with your new baby. But what to take with you?

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Messy play for babies

Friday 27 May 2016 / Parenting Tips, Activities, Baby
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Messy play is an excellent way for children to explore the world around them.

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3 great recipes for toddlers

Friday 20 May 2016 / Parenting Tips, Eating, Toddler
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Wigan Parental Outreach have given us their 3 favourite recipes to make with toddlers.

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Games to help your toddler listen

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Listening is an important part of learning to talk, try these fun games from Furness Sure Start Children’s Centre.

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3 tips for parents who have fussy eaters

Friday 06 May 2016 / Parenting Tips, Eating
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Are mealtimes becoming a battlefield in your house? Wigan Parental Outreach Service give us their top tips!

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