Parenting

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

Tax-free childcare for self-employed parents – at last!

Childcare costs can be pretty overwhelming in today’s economic market, with many parents feeling that they instead have to take a lengthy career break to…

Cheap things to do with your family

Cheap things to do with your family Having fun with your family does not have to come with a thousand pound price tag. If you…

Our trip to the SSE Women’s FA Cup Final #girlsandfootball

Women’s FA Cup Final In recent years The FA have worked very hard to involve girls in the game of football on a local level…

Did you underestimate the cost of raising a child under five?

Whitestep is a company specialising in cool and innovative baby and children’s products. They have recently undertaken some research around parenting expectations and they have…

A brilliant subscription box for tweens – Baebox

If you are looking for a subscription box for tweens I highly recommend Baebox – there is a boy and girl tween version and teen…

Seeing Double and Loving It: Today’s Top Tech Just for Moms of Twins

Top Tech for Moms of Twins There is an old saying that states one baby takes up all your time, and two babies can’t take…

Furniture tips for new mums

It is a such a joy to plan and decorate a room for your baby  but it can also be overwhelming. Parenting magazines and catalogues…

Decluttering tips for new moms – How you can keep your room clean despite being busy

Today – Decluttering tips for new moms It’s indeed a puzzle! Children’s rooms are usually small, most often they’re shared and may even lack any…

Innovative Baby Products

According to a recent survey by “The Bump”, over three quarters of mums say that technology is an important factor when buying baby products and…

Baby’s Here: Top Android Apps for New Moms

Baby’s Here: Top Android Apps for New Moms It’s estimated a colossal 353,000 babies are born every single day around the world, with our modern…

The real cost of a new addition to the family

Starting a family is an expensive business – there’s no getting away from the fact that this is a big commitment. Recent research revealed that…

Kiddiwinkles, cabin bed storage solutions and fabulous playtents

Have you heard of Kiddiwinkles? Kiddiewinkles have a gorgeous interiors collection perfect for children and babies. Theyhave a co-ordinating range of room accessories add the…

Win an EasyMat bundle- the perfect baby and toddler feeding solution

Have you heard of EasyMat ? It is a kid’s placemat and divided suction plate-in-one with a spoon.included. I love simple solutions to annoying problems…

5 simple ways to teach your children about savings

Understanding the value of money, saving and budgeting are essential life skills to teach your children. Research from Foresters Friendly Society, a mutual savings provider,…

Inspirational baby bedroom themes

Admit it: you have a hard enough time trying to decorate your own space. It’s probably twice as hard to imagine doing it for someone…

How to have a baby when you are a single woman

How to have a baby when you are a single woman Today, more and more women who reach a certain age and haven’t yet found…

How reading helps young children

It is generally accepted that reading is a brilliant thing for young children to experience. But there are so many reason why this is the…

Baby Budgeting – The essentials guide

          Baby budgeting Thanks to Katy for this fabulous guest post on baby budgeting. You can find her at her own…

Don’t buy baby stuff with a credit card!

Don’t buy baby stuff with a credit card This is a guest post by Sara Williams, who blogs about everything related to debt, from payday…

Lonely Planet Kids to host weekend of child-friendly travel workshops and activities in London’s Shoreditch

It is so good for children to see how big the world is and all it has to offer. It brings their imagination and ambition…