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How will I know when my baby is ready for shoes?

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How will I know when my baby is ready for shoes?

Seeing your little one take their first steps is such an incredibly special moment, and one you have no doubt tried to capture on camera time and time again! The progression from baby to toddler is a huge step but you don’t need to head out and buy your little one their first shoes right away, here’s why. It’s really important to let your little one go barefoot for as long as possible. Toddlers learn to balance through the nerve endings in their feet and wearing bulky shoes can hinder this. Your little one will be able to balance and...

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12 Tips for Preparing a Toddler for a New Baby

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12 Tips for Preparing a Toddler for a New Baby

    Firstly huge congratulations if you’re preparing for another baby! I’m writing this 4 weeks before my 3rd little one is due, and although I’ve done it all once before I’m find it invaluable to go through all of these tips again! Juggling, two little ones brings a whole new level of chaos - it is wonderful chaos though! Even though you’ve got a million things to do, one thing you definitely don’t want to overlook is preparing your toddler for baby’s arrival. After all, toddlers aren’t exactly known for their flexibility and willingness to share. Remember that you’ll...

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