WIN the ULTIMATE Mother & Child bundle, WORTH OVER £500!

*THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED* We’ve teamed up with our friends The Organic Pharmacy, Rachel Riley, and Annabel Karmel to offer ONE LUCKY WINNER the most amazing bundle of goodies. We believe that every mum deserves to be spoilt so we’ve decided to join forces and create an amazing package for mum and little one. […]

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Why Your Baby Will Never Sleep Through the Night

That’s right, I said it. Your baby will never sleep straight through the night. And neither will you, for that matter. We all wake up multiple times during the night. This isn’t due to stress, caffeine, lack of exercise, or any other factors that can contribute to a bad night’s sleep. It’s a normal, natural […]

Win a Nuna pushchair & rocker WORTH £750!

Win NUNA’s bestselling Triv Pushchair & Leaf Grow Baby Rocker (worth £750!) We have teamed up with Nuna for an incredible giveaway this weekend. You will be in for a chance of winning Nuna’s bestselling Triv Pushchair and Leaf Grow Baby Rocker The Triv Pushchair: This fully-featured compact pushchair is perfect for city living or jet-setting travellers. TRIV™ is cleverly designed with […]

Win a Free Ticket to The Baby Show

*THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED* Be one of the FIRST 100 to enter and WIN a FREE ticket to The Baby Show at London’s Olympia, 22- 24 October 2021!  With the show being the nation’s largest shopping destination for all things baby, visitors can compare, try and buy from over 200 brands From Venicci, Obaby, […]

Navigating Pre-Natal Depression: Malin Andersson

Malin Andersson – Navigating Pre-Natal Depression As we’re approaching baby loss awareness week, I write this blog with a heavy but also light heart. I’m currently pregnant with my second child, but as many of you may know, I’m still grieving the loss of my first child, Consy. After giving birth at 32 weeks and […]

Benefits of Sensory Play

Sensory play has many benefits to aid the development of your child. Be prepared to get messy (an apron and a wipe-able mat on the floor is always a good idea!). I also swear by the Tuff Trays, or some sort of area with a lip just to try and contain the mess a little […]

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Win 10 x Water Babies Swimming Classes

* THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED * It’s National Baby Swimming Week! And we’re so excited to be teaming up with the world’s largest baby swimming company Water Babies, to give one lucky competition winner the opportunity to win 10 x Water Babies classes. Taught by the best trained baby swimming teachers in the world, […]

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Tips to Control Anxiety

These tips can assist anyone who has felt triggered by discussion of the content in the talk from our Instagram LIVE. More detailed information can be found on the handout and workshop around trauma, also available on my page. Tips to control anxiety: Refocus your attention! Concentrate really hard on something in your environment: colours, […]

NICU – Baby Jackson’s Story | Bloss Real Parent Series

When you are 27 weeks pregnant the last words you want or expect to hear are “We need to go to theatre as your baby is coming”. This was probably the scariest thing I have heard and started what will be a very long and scary journey through the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).  I went […]

C Section Advice for Fathers

Birth is a naturally worrying time for the dad-to-be, but often an area overlooked is what happens if the mum of your baby or partner has a caesarean. C-section advice for fathers, in addition to the information available for mums, is important. With the right knowledge and insight, you’ll be able to navigate this experience […]

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7 Tips to Get Baby to Sleep

Perhaps the biggest and most worry-rich conundrum that comes up time and again among parents of babies is how to get baby to sleep. Everyone warned you that sleep may be elusive before you became a parent, but no one could convey just how much this seemingly simple process would consume you. When your own […]

3x £200 Silky Tots vouchers up for grabs!

*THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED* 3x £200 Silky Tots vouchers up for grabs! Silky Tots innovative 100% Mulberry Silk is the answer to baby bald spots, painful to brush bed-head and dry, sensitive skin. Discover the magic of silk – the gentle way to sleep. We are so excited to be partnering up with Silky Tots […]

Win Annabel Karmel’s latest book & a week of meals

*THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED* Win a week’s worth of yummy meals & Annabel Karmel’s latest book We have teamed up with Annabel Karmel to give one lucky person the chance to WIN a week’s worth of her delicious, award-winning chilled meals AND a signed copy of her latest children’s cookbook, Fun, Fast & Easy! Fun, […]

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Win A £100 Trotters Gift Card!

*THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED* It’s officially Back-to-School Season – and the last thing you want is your child complaining that their school shoes don’t fit on the way out the front door! We’re teaming up with Trotters, the experts of providing perfectly-fitting shoes for your children, to give away a £100 Trotters Gift Card to […]

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Baby Walkers – The pros and cons

This video by The Practical Child discusses some of the positives and negatives of the two main types of baby walkers available to purchase. If you can’t watch the video, here is a transcript of what’s discussed: Hello, and welcome to the practical child. My name is Kirsty and I’m a children’s physiotherapist. Today we’re […]

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Do You Suffer From Parental Anxiety?

Through my conversations, meeting and work with children and parents, I have come to learn that many parents, including myself, suffer from parental anxiety. Since then, I have used some of my knowledge as a psychologist to put together 7 steps to support you to manage that anxiety. Please, feel free to send me some […]

Transferable Skills

Here at Daisy Chain, there are often two words we hear a lot when a candidate is looking for a new role: transferable skills.  It is common for someone seeking a more flexible role to be open to other industries due to perhaps the industry they are trained in not allowing the opportunity for flexible […]