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How to protect your kids' eyes from the harmful effects of digital devices

What's the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning and the last thing when you go to bed to at night? If it’s picking up your smartphone or tablet to catch up on emails, then you’re part of the majority; and as Mark Twain once said: whenever you find yourself on the side of the [...]

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Is Sam Faier’s Partner, Paul a Keeper?

As Sam Faiers second series of The Mummy Diaries hits our screens, her much denigrated partner, Paul Knightly hits the headlines again for questionable treatment of her.Here’s a question, is it acceptable for Paul to not have read Sam’s new book? As an urban, cosmopolitan mummy, like we are here, we understand that people can be individuals [...]

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All of these lovely pieces are available from Urbanmummy – a real statement piece for your little one’s room.                         

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Baby Websites Lowdown

Here’s a list of our Top 10 baby/parenting/family websites in no particular order and a little bit about them.PS We have not included websites that also have magazine’s attached to them (that’s another blog entirely)!                                     Only a couple of year’s [...]

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Swim Fun for Little Ones

Getting little ones in the water is fun for everyone. Giving children the gift of water confidence is a must have not a nice have on the list of parenting ‘duties’. But, that’s easier said than done for some children. We’ve come up with some idea, tips and practical solutions to help. Sooner rather than laterGetting little [...]

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Monochrome Design

Going bold in your little one’s room with a monochrome black and white design is a daring move but one your baby will love. Baby’s love strong colours so out with the muted pastels and in with strong, inspiring design statements.Just because you’ve had a baby does not mean you need to turn your back on style!Once [...]

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If Your Baby Sleeps Through This Blog Isn’t For You

When was the last time you had a full night’s sleep? Uninterrupted? Over 7 hours – straight through? Feels like a lifetime ago?Whilst urbanmummy.co.uk would love to think as a direct result of this very blog we will be able to magically transform your little one into one that sleeps all night – the grim reality [...]

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Perfectly Pink

Pink is everywhere this season….and here at urbanmummy.co.uk it’s no exception. Take a browse at some of our faves here and visit us online for a wider selection. #AlwaysonTrend                                

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March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

It’s rare this blog gets serious. We’re all – oooh let’s decorate the room, let’s celebrate the new baby, snuggly bedtimes….yeah well…it just got serious!FACT 1: Ovarian cancer is DIFFERENT to Cervical CancerFACT 2: A Cervical Smear ONLY screens cancer of the cervix NOT the ovariesYou can click here to check an online BRCA Risk Tool which you can use [...]

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What are you doing on Thursday 02 March? No plans? This day is National Old Stuff Day. Why not use it as an opportunity to get sorted!Sort what?Pick one room to sort today! The nursery, your bedroom, the kitchen, the office.. just one!                        [...]

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