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I’m not pregnant yet - when should I worry? | Mother&Baby

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I’m not pregnant yet - when should I worry? ... Fi Star-Stone writes: A romantic dinner, a few drinks, and a little, ahem, ‘quality time’ with my husband, were exactly what I had in mind when it came to trying for a baby, but after 12 months of negative pregnancy tests, heartache and stress, my romantic notions came to an abrupt end. ...

What it's really like to suffer with postnatal depression ...

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years. Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. ...

Baby burping: 6 ways to wind your baby | Mother&Baby

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Meet the expert: Fi Star-Stone is a qualified parenting advisor with over 24 years working with children and families. Her qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies.

The Chicken Pox vaccine: To vaccinate or not? | Mother&Baby

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Chicken pox is a common childhood illness, but as new vaccinations are developed, childcare expert Fi Star Stone asks should you vaccinate or not? Chicken pox is a common childhood illness, but as new vaccinations are developed, childcare expert Fi Star Stone asks should you vaccinate or not? ... The Chicken Pox vaccine: To vaccinate or not ...

How long should you breastfeed for? 8 mums tell their ...

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How long should you breastfeed for? 8 mums share their stories Section: Breastfeeding & bottle-feeding. With so much advice about breast versus bottle, it can be hard ... Fi Star-Stone, mum to Oscar, says: ‘I gradually weaned him off the breast as he was very, very hungry. By seven months he was weaned on to a combination of solid food and ...

Why Your Toddler’s Being Clingy – And How To Cope With It ...

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‘Clinginess comes in phases, but triggers can include a new sibling, starting nursery, a house move or even something as simple as going on holiday,’ says Fi Star-Stone, author of The Baby Bedtime Book: Say Goodnight To Sleepless Nights.

Single parenting: How to cope and keep your cool | Mother&Baby

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We spoke to childcare expert Fi Star Stone to get her top tips. Whatever the reasonings for becoming a single parent, it can be quite overwhelming at times. We spoke to childcare expert Fi Star Stone to get her top tips. ... Single parenting: How to cope and keep your cool Section: Looking ...

How To Keep Your Pregnancy A Secret - Try These 10 Genius ...

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years. Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. ...

Back to work: How to prepare for your return to work after ...

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The return to work after maternity leave often comes with a rollercoaster of emotions for many mums. The ‘mum guilt’ makes an appearance when you think about leaving your little one, topped with the apprehension and worry whether you can still do your job on little sleep and months of being in ...

A Potty Training Expert Is Ready To Answer Your Questions ...

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Potty training problems? Don’t panic, help is here. Parenting expert Fi Star-Stone will be answering your questions live in this week’s Wednesday Lunch Club Every week at Mother&Baby we bring you the Wednesday Lunch Club – a chance to get brilliant advice for your pregnancy and parenting ...

Toddler sleep regression? 7 Reasons why your toddler might ...

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years.

10 Tricks To Successfully Move Your Toddler To A First Bed ...

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10 tricks to successfully move your toddler to a first bed Section: Toddler Development & milestones. The move from a ... make the switch at least three months before the new sibling is due to arrive,’ says parenting expert and author Fi Star-Stone. Nobody wants to feel turfed out of their normal sleep spot…

How Do I Get My Toddler Using Cutlery | Mother&Baby

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‘Introducing a spoon to your little one as early as possible will help him understand that cutlery is a part of mealtimes,’ says Fi Star-Stone, a baby expert and author of The Baby Bedtime Book (G2 Entertainment, £9.99).

Chicken pox - everything you need to know | Mother&Baby

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Our childcare expert Fi Star Stone weighed up the pros and cons of purchasing the chicken pox vaccine here. What is the difference between chicken pox and shingles? Chicken pox and shingles are connected as they are both caused by the varicella-zoster virus. Some people who have chicken pox as a baby will still catch shingles when they are an ...

Pregnant And Already Have A Toddler? Here’s How To Cope ...

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‘It's a tricky time when your little one is aware that a new member of your family is imminent, so night visits might suddenly start because of insecurities or worries about the new baby,’ says Fi Star-Stone, author of The Baby Bedtime Book: Say Goodnight To Sleepless Nights.

Choosing a fun and safe class for your little one | Mother ...

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years. Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. ...

How To Get Your Baby Drinking From A Cup | Mother&Baby

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‘Babies are usually ready for a cup from around six to eight months, but some babies are not interested until they are over 12 months,’ says Fi Star-Stone, a baby expert and author of The Baby Bedtime Book (G2 Entertainment, £9.99). Go by your baby – every child is different.

Hiring a nanny – how much does it really cost? | Mother&Baby

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years. Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. ...

Childcare Expert Fi Star-Stone Answers Your Questions ...

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This week, childcare expert Fi Star-Stone was on hand to answer your questions. Mum-of-two Fi is a qualified nursery nurse with over 22 years experience and a broadcaster, blogger and the editor of parenting site Childcare is Fun. She’s qualified in Nursery Nursing and in Childhood Studies and has a degree in Childhood and Youth studies.

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years. Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. ...

Top tips for getting pregnant without the stress of charts ...

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Top tips for getting pregnant without the stress of charts; Top tips for getting pregnant without the stress of charts Section: Getting Pregnant – Pregnancy Help. So you’ve made the decision to try for a baby, and in your head, the minute you ditch your birth control - Bingo! ... Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi ...

Meet the Team | Mother&Baby

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone ; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years. Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. She also, recently joined ...

Extended Breastfeeding: Why nursing your toddler is ...

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Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone; Job Title: Childcare expert Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years. Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. ...

Ditch the mum guilt: How to find the right ‘me time ...

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Ditch the mum guilt! We spoke to childcare expert Fi Star Stone about why you shouldn't feel guilty for having some 'me time' now and then.

9 tips keeping your little ones safe online, Instagram and ...

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Fi Star-Stone. Most popular articles in Toddler. 1) 14 baby and toddler classes to try with your little one. 2) Win £250 to spend with ASDA Little Angels! 3) Drinks you can give your toddler (other than water or milk) Introducing: The Luxury Collection by Mountain Buggy! Mountain Buggy has never been afraid to push the boundaries and test ...

Toddler behaviour worries sorted Articles - Mother&Baby

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Toddler behaviour worries sorted Articles. ... Childcare Expert Fi Star-Stone Answers Your Questions. We’ve all been there – told our kids one thing and done the complete opposite ourselves. From not sharing your dessert to giving up on practically everything you start, here are the values that we tell our tots they should abide by but that ...

Baby Waking Your Toddler In The Night? How To Cope – And ...

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Ah, night-time. Peaceful, quiet, serene… Erm, not so much. Especially when your toddler’s waking up with your baby. But don’t panic – introducing the action plan to see you through Whether you love being up in the night with your baby or you’re desperately trying to soothe her back to ...

Toddler sleep problems solved Articles - motherandbaby.co.uk

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Toddler sleep problems solved Articles. 5 easy tips to handle your toddler’s sleep tantrums. Baby sleep: What is normal? ... Childcare expert Fi Star Stone shares her top tips on dealing with toddler sleep regression. 7 reasons why your toddler may be waking in the night.

Toddler Games To Buy You Time In The Morning | Mother&Baby

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'A podcast is another great idea,' says childcare expret Fi Star Stone. 'These are lovely for that just-woken-up moment in the morning and perfect for little ones to listen to with you. They're also ideal for long car journeys!' 5) Get out the tablet Again, not ideal for everyday use, but tablets are a clever way to keep your toddler ...

Baby & Toddler Health Advice Articles

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Chicken pox is a common childhood illness, but as new vaccinations are developed, childcare expert Fi Star Stone asks should you vaccinate or not? The Chicken Pox vaccine: To vaccinate or not? We spoke to Dr Ben Ko from The Portland Hospital to put a spotlight on autism and find out more about the myths you should ignore.

 
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