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New radio station uses white noise to help babies sleep

A new digital radio station has launched in Portsmouth (UK) which is using white noise to help babies sleep. The project is a collaboration between LittleSleepyHead.co.uk, NCT, Angel Radio and Solent Wireless. The station will run for the next few weeks and plays a variety of household noises which have been selected to help babies drift off into a relaxing…

Slightly random new baby items you didn’t know you needed!

Tonight we’re going to look at a few slightly random new baby items we’ve found almost essential for coping with a new baby! Whilst the everyday items are obvious (and if you need pointers, check out our new baby checklist!) here are a few new baby items you might not have thought about which you will surely find essential! A…

Glo-clock review – bringing a sunny smile to the mornings!

The other day we finally got round to going through the mountain of paperwork that seems to just appear out of nowhere. Now having two little monsters to keep us busy, sorting through pointless statements, notifications of bills we pay automatically and those special credit card offers that I’m apparently so lucky to have been selected for is simply a…

Baby monitors with wifi

Wireless baby monitors are a brilliant convienience and make modern parenting simpler and safer. They are packed full of features that help make looking after our little ones easier. A growing trend is for wireless monitors to utilise your homes wireless network to share the video feed. A typical wireless monitor may have a range of, at best, a few…

Motorola MBP36s review – video baby monitor

We’ve reviewed a number of baby monitors on our blog, we even show you how to make one! So we know finding the right monitor can be a bit of a nightmare, without having had a baby, or used a monitor it can be hard to work out what features are essential and what are just fluff! Well, having tried…

Sleep success! Finding the perfect bedtime story?

Bedtime. It is the best of times, it is the worst of times. A central part of most bedtime routines is the bedtime story. But finding the right story is tricky – too boring and they lose interest, to exciting and they don’t sleep. So what makes a good bedtime story? To help us uncover the formula for the perfect…

Too cool for nursery – rockabye baby rock lullabies

Finding a good soundtrack to bedtime has been instrumental (pun intended) in getting a good nights sleep for us all. But, even our favorite bedtime cd can be a bit dull after a year! So we love these rock lullabies by Rockabye Baby which give a nice calming twist to some of our favorite music! Here are just a few…

Best cheap baby monitors with video

A baby monitor doesn’t have too be expensive! Here’s our list of the best cheap baby monitors with video. As always, price info is from amazon.co.uk. #1. Motorola MBP36S Digital Video Monitor – £79.99 Normally £159.99! Save £80.00 Now we have a video baby monitor made by Motorola which looks great. Features 3.5 inch colour TFT LCD display with 320…

Get a great cotbed for babies and toddlers

Cotbeds for babies and toddlers Cotbeds are a great sleeping option for your baby. Ours has been fantastic. Given the short lifespan of most baby items you buy, a good cotbed is a great long term investment and should see your child through to about 4 or 5 years old. Top things to look for in a good cotbed: Adjustable…