Parenting

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

Top 5 Wardrobe Staples for New Mums

Wardrobe Staples for New Mums   There are some wardrobe essentials which every woman relies on throughout the year, and that doesn’t change when we…

The 2018 Baby Catalogue from Smyths

Ooh, we have just received the Baby Catalogue from Smyths. It is rather fabulous and makes shopping form home super simple. The first pages tell…

Making that Nursery/First Room More Affordable

Title: Making that Nursery/First Room More Affordable   Yikes! The costs of raising lovely little people soon mount up don’t they? Before they’re even out…

6 Best Baby Shower Gifts That Will Last a Lifetime

  Even as an auntie to a combined total of five nieces and nephews, I’m lucky that I can say I’ve only ever endured the…

What to Do if Your Baby is Born Disabled

Bringing a baby into the world is an exciting and often scary experience, however, most parents expect to bring a healthy baby home. Sadly, whilst…

5 Main Rewards of Fostering

Today – the main rewards of fostering Are you considering becoming a foster parent? If so, you will be interested in how the process benefits…

Revealed – The UK’s favourite bedtime stories

When my kids were younger I read them 3 books every single night! Needless to say, now they are a little older they are HUGE…

What you do and don’t need for your little one’s arrival

Ooh, it is so confusing, isn’t it? When you have a baby you are overwhelmed with lists of things you need. These lists will come…

Defence in case of domestic abuse

  Among the many abuses which are committed on a daily basis all over the world, one of the most alarming is domestic violence. The…

Tips to Keep Student Debts to a Minimum

  Whether you have a child who is fast approaching university age, or you’re considering going back into higher education yourself, you’re probably really worried…

How to help your baby enjoy music without breaking the bank?

How to help your baby enjoy music Babies should be exposed to music as early as possible. The right songs and sounds can be soothing,…

Myth: I don’t need life insurance protection as I don’t work

I don’t need life insurance….. If you’re a stay-at-home mum or dad and don’t earn a salary, you might think that you simply don’t need…

How I Raise my Babies on a Budget by Eliza from My Everything Beautiful

Our guest post this week is from lifestyle and parenting blogger Eliza from My Everything Beautiful     How I raise my children on a…

5 interesting ways to help a child learn

I am always looking for interesting ways to help a child learn. Children all have their own unique personalities and some learn quite differently to…

How literacy impacts wealth and health

How literacy impacts wealth and health Many moons ago my mum taught me to read. I was very young. I love reading it has been…

How to keep kids mobile safe at school

How to keep kids mobile safe at school Times have changed so much since I was at school. One of the big differences is in…

How to wash soft toys safely: The secrets you need to know

Do you know how to wash soft toys safely ? It can be such a worry can’t it! My son has this orang-utan He is…

Does your child have a regular eye test?

I book the hairdresser every six weeks, I take them to the dentist every six months. I check my children’s school shoes regularly for wear…

4 Great Destinations to Visit with a Baby

Having a baby does not mean that you can no longer travel. You can still see the world, but you have to be picky with…

Relaxing Places for the Perfect Babymoon

Life with a baby will be different and difficult, but without a doubt, it is fulfilling for any would-be parent. To be prepared for the…