Cute Cuddles, Family Time, Parenting

5 Benefits of Reading to Your Child: It’s Time to Get Those Books Out!

How often do you read to your child? Did you start when they were in your womb, as soon as they could sit up, or when they showed an interest in books (by chewing them)? Well, you’re onto a great thing, because there are plenty of benefits of reading books regularly to your child. From […]

Cute Cuddles, Parenting

Everything You Need to Know About Baby Teeth Arrival

Which comes first: the baby or the tooth? Well, it could be either, and today I’m focusing specifically on explaining the order baby teeth arrive (and depart) to help you reduce those uncomfortable teething symptoms. When Do Baby Teeth First Arrive? You’ll have known from my article, How to Reduce Your Baby’s Teething Symptoms Naturally, that […]

Cute Cuddles, Family Time, Parenting, Soft Toy

5 Amazing Baby Games to Entertain Your Little One

Our babies learn through play, so what better to play with them than baby games! We’ve made a list of five great games to play with your baby to help with their motor skills, communication and sensory development. But they’re not simply ones your infant will enjoy – you will too! 5 Baby Games Which […]

Cute Cuddles, Parenting

How to Choose Safe Baby Toys: Your Guidelines to Toy Safety

New Zealand has strict laws and regulations when it comes to toy safety for infants and children. All baby and children soft toys must meet several toy safety standards including: AS/NZS ISO 8124.1:2013 – related to the structure, contour, spacing, size and shape of the toy AS/NZS ISO 8124.2:2009 – a toy’s flammability AS/NZS ISO 8124.3:2013 […]