Parenting

A collection of posts sharing advice, guidance and thoughts on parenting on the Baby Budgeting blog.

Tips on How to Safely Travel with a Newborn Baby

When considering travelling with your newborn, a lot depends on the baby’s age and health. Usually, it is not recommended to travel with a baby…

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Teaching kids how to write Essay: 7 easy steps

Teaching kids how to write is an art. It becomes complicated at many levels, and adults face much confusion. However, there is something you can…

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How Can I Make the Newborn Stage Easier on a Budget?

Before you bring your baby home, it can be a good idea to think about the ways that you can make your new role easier…

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Post-Pregnancy Identity Crisis: How To Deal With The Changes To Your Body After Having A Baby

Becoming a parent, or expecting to become one, is one of the biggest joys in life. Both expecting and veteran parents can expect an onslaught…

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Planning for Your Child’s Education

You are likely aware of how important it is for your child to have a great education. You may have already looked into the education…

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Five Great Cars for First-Time Parents

You had a baby. Congratulations! This is an exciting time full of newborn snuggles, cozy swaddles, and sweet, sweet, baby toes. It’s also a time…

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Primary children see the highest learning loss from Covid-19

After a long stint of remote learning, online tutoring, and self-learning, in-person learning is a new experience for many of the youngest children in the…

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Guide to Surrogacy

Parental Order When considering surrogacy, it is essential to be aware of the need to obtain a Parental Order. Under English Law, the surrogate mother…

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Why Parents Should Consider a Career in Nursing

There are many reasons why you may only just now, or at least recently, be looking for a new career as a parent. Perhaps you…

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Having a Career as a Parent

When you have a baby, or when you have children, it can be difficult to find yourself once more. Most likely, all of your time…

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5 Money-Saving Tips for Large Families

If you have a large family with over three children, finding ways to cut costs can be rather challenging. It’s not easy to reduce your…

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5 Methods of Managing Money with a Newborn

Are you a first-time, second-time, or third-time parent? We understand that every parent is different, and managing money with a newborn is almost always a…

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Gifts for Grandparents from Grandchildren

Gifts for grandparents from grandchildren can be tricky so I have done thinking for you and come up with my 5 top tips for brilliant…

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Prepare For Your Baby’s Arrival – On a Budget!

So you’re on the journey to becoming a parent, you’ve done your research and asked all the questions you can think of. With all the…

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Halloween-inspired books for pre-schoolers

Your little monster might be keen to join in the Halloween festivities this year, but some of the fun and games that take place at…

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How to Be An Eco-Parent!

Being a parent is a big enough challenge to face without having to worry about the impact you have on the planet.  But being an…

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How to Safely Introduce Your Dog to Your New-born Baby

Firstly, congratulations on the birth of your new baby! With your family just a little bit bigger, you’ve likely prepared your house for their arrival…

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8 Tips for Flying with Toddlers and Young Kids

Travelling with a toddler or your young children can be a challenge if you are not adequately prepared. Flying is not always the most pleasant…

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4 useful ways to protect your home from common toddler messes

Learning to walk is a huge development in a young child’s life, and there are few things more exhilarating and emotional for parents than watching…

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7 Screen-Free Summer Activities to Do with Your Kids

Summer has finally arrived and while that means more time soaking up the sun at the beach and having popsicles by the pool, it also…

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