my baby wont stop screaming in the pram I cant go shopping Dear Cheeky Chums I’m at my wits end my baby boy is 10 months but wants me to carry him around with me instead of sitting in the pram, With Christmas approaching everywhere is getting packed and i’ll never get anything Done .please… Continue reading my baby wont stop screaming in the pram I can’t go shopping tips needed
fetal demise what is it in pregnancy ? is it common in pregnancy to have a fetal demise? some people talking on facebook about a pregnancy fetal demise so what is it ? Not referred to as a miscarriage its called a fetal demise when no cardiac activity is detected, usually revealed at a scan… Continue reading a fetal demise what is it in pregnancy
5 gift ideas for neonatal nursing staff prem babies care when they are going home. what a wonderful idea to present the neonatal nursing staff with a much appreciated gift. they work so hard they are so dedicated in caring for prem babies ,and after the care your prem baby received I bet you are… Continue reading 5 gift ideas for neonatal nursing staff prem babies care
Giving birth to my stillborn baby scared of babies colouring stillbirth ? you know a family that has just found out that baby has no longer a heartbeat on a recent scan. the baby will be born soon following a planned induction. The baby will be born stillborn and wont be alive at the birth. the… Continue reading Giving birth dead stillborn baby scared babies colouring
how to decorate a baby room nursery before babies birth here are 6 ideas to consider when preparing a baby’s room into a nursery. paint the room well in advance so the paint doesn’t get on baby’s chest. don’t overfill the room by stashing everything into baby’s cot in a corner of the nursery room. you… Continue reading how to decorate a baby room nursery before babies birth
do babies born premature at 24 weeks survive yes babies at 24 weeks do survive these are the most smallest babies that are born. premature babies born at 22 and 23 weeks do survive too these are the very poorly of premature babies though.they will need intensive care in the Nicu for a few weeks… Continue reading babies premature born 24 weeks survive
stillbirth baby miscarriage no naked stillborn babies please midwifes plea ill never forget the midwifes plea .. “i never again want to pass a stillborn baby naked on a on a tray to parents again, please help.” way back in the 1960s if a baby passed away its was common practise for the stillborn baby… Continue reading stillbirth baby miscarriage no naked stillborn babies please born 24 week
DANGEROUS Is NHS children’s hospital doing more harm than good a sick toddler goes to a local emergency hospital to have fingers sewn back on. due to the serious nature is rushed over to another a long ride away that is especially for sick children for urgent treatment. on arrival its so busy, they can… Continue reading DANGEROUS Is NHS children’s hospital doing more harm than good
information sad newborn baby abandoned babies worldwide what happens sadly babies have been abandoned for centuries. under current UK law it is illegal to abandon a child. Do babies get abandoned in the UK yes ! approx. 50 babies are abandoned in the UK each year, with some dying from cold or exposure before they… Continue reading information sad newborn baby abandoned babies
Should i put a teddy in casket baby loss my son was stillborn at 23 weeks? I don’t want to feel stupid but do you think he’d be lonely in the coffin on his own ? adding a few personal items to your baby’s coffin is a lovely idea to keep baby company on his… Continue reading stillborn babies teddy in casket baby loss
Angel babies anniversary how to pay tribute honouring baby’s memory 5 ways you can pay tribute to your baby’s loving memory on an anniversary after baby sadly passed away. writing a song or poem about your baby and putting it on the mantelpiece. sending the family a card thinking of you on this sad day… Continue reading Angel babies anniversary honouring tribute to baby
puke ! babies gastric feeding tube premature baby cant watch don’t watch as your premature baby has a gastric tube fitted. the very thought of it could make you feel sick sometimes.so why does a premature baby need one in the first place , well the sucking reflex in premature babies only matures during the… Continue reading puke ! babies gastric feeding tube premature baby
Terrible my infant died at birth when do you move on after baby loss. being a baby bereavement specialist we come across many families in the same position who have lost an infant both at birth or a mid through pregnancy. here are some comments families have quoted, to show you are not alone in the… Continue reading Terrible my infant died when do you move on after baby loss
children pack it in they wont listen is my marriage doomed 4 kids are naughty so you have 4 children you husband works nights and you are left holding the reigns during the day. your husband makes excuses and goes of at the soonest opportunity just to escape the naughty kids. is your marriage doomed… Continue reading children pack it in wont listen is my marriage doomed 4 kids naughty
Panic what clothes buy baby grandson in SCBU he’s 3lb if a premature baby is in the special care baby unit and not on any breathing aides he may only need a feeding tube and to watch his temperature. Each hospital is different in what baby can and can not wear but once he can… Continue reading Panic what clothes buy premature baby in SCBU
crazy nappy rash appeared on my 5 month old baby will he die ? dear cheeky chums my baby has red pin prick dots on his bum its a nappy rash I know that but will he die is it meningitis? is that what it could be there so white patches in his mouth? sounds like… Continue reading crazy nappy rash appeared 5 month baby will he die
scream frustrated weaning my baby 9 month please help my mother says I shouldn’t be giving my 9 month old baby chips every day as a weaning food I’m getting stuck for ideas what finger foods can I give him now he has moved up from mush.? here are 11 tips for healthy lifestyle choices for babies using… Continue reading scream frustrated weaning my baby 9 month
what wording ideas are there to add to a baby’s headstone grave please ? here is our top list of wording you can have engraved on a baby headstone Sleeping with the Angels born too soon date birth and date of death. our sleeping baby Son Child’s name and dates for example 1/03/16-3/03/16. Our darling baby daughter born asleep… Continue reading what wording to add to a baby’s headstone grave
Babies Newborn Nappies are Aldi’s a waste money for baby? you need nappies urgently as you have run out .the nearest shop is Aldi or you have catch bus to Tesco or other supermarket to buy some newborn sized. do you buy them or think they may be no good .? we put Aldi nappies… Continue reading Babies Newborn Nappies are Aldi’s a waste money for baby?
5 signs its time to ditch your child’s dummy your baby has teeth the more teeth your baby or toddler has the more chances the mouth will change shape and speaking will be a problem as they develop more language. your 2 year old child will not go anywhere with out the dummy. your toddler has… Continue reading 5 signs its time to ditch your childs dummy
Huge Dilemma preterm baby ashes funeral do you have them scattered or keep them? here are 5 ideas you can do after the funeral or cremation service with your baby’s ashes. due to the small amount of ashes created after the internment you may only get a very small amount for a preterm baby. you can… Continue reading Huge Dilema baby ashes funeral scatter or keep?
Horrific News baby fetal anomaly scan reveals dead babies the most dreadful news your worst fears have happened pregnant with twin babies and the baby scan shows no heartbeats , the babies have passed away they are both dead. are there any comforting words that will make it all go away to face another day… Continue reading Horrific News baby fetal anomaly scan reveals dead babies
mother in law tells you to throw the baby’s bottle in the bin what do you do ? dear Cheeky Chums …ld ignore her if baby was being feed only formula at a young age but when is the right time and ditch the baby bottle and use a sippy cup? As baby baby starts… Continue reading mother in law says throw that baby bottle in the bin now!
5 tips writing a blog about your dramatic birth and your baby blog readers want to know about the real you if you were hurting during labour write about it . if The midwives were great at a particular hospital write about it write a couple blogs a week to gain more interest to your blog… Continue reading 5 tips writing a blog about your horific birth and baby
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baby died at 24 weeks 5 nice memorial gift ideas for the family showing support for a baby’s family that has sadly died at 24 weeks of pregnancy can be very difficult.one how to say sorry when it doesn’t seem enough, two the awkwardness you may feel in approaching them and three you want to buy… Continue reading baby died born 24 weeks 5 nice memorial gift ideas
angel baby pictures photos babies to view online. Angel babies are often referred to by name because they have passed away and are in heaven above with God ,Jesus and the angels. because of the sensitive nature of this blog post we will include some direct links to pay respect to the angel babies gone… Continue reading angel baby pictures photos babies
terrible twos how to stop my toddler being naughty please i’m desperate. in todays society we leads such busy lives and a world so full of technology it may be the easiest thing to pass your two year old toddler your mobile phone or tablet to keep them occupied. toddlers under 3 soak up so… Continue reading terrible twos stop my toddler being naughty
born tiny newborn babies premature photos real infants born tiny newborn babies that are poorly or very premature are cared for in a special care baby unit. here are some photos of some premature babies . you may be shocked as you see them with medical aids around them. These can include nasal feeding tubes,… Continue reading born tiny newborn babies premature photos
does a premature baby born sleeping 23 weeks of pregnancy loss need a funeral service? By law babies that have sadly died after 24 weeks of pregnancy have to have a funeral or cremation service in the UK. if your baby was born premature 23 weeks or less you can in deed still have a… Continue reading Premature baby loss does my baby have a funeral
premature baby loss at less that 24 weeks do you need to have a funeral for a premature baby loss born before 24 weeks? In the instance that baby was born premature before 24 weeks and died would not get a death certificate here in the UK. But it doesn’t mean you cannot arrange a… Continue reading premature baby loss at less that 24 weeks funeral ?
premature baby clothes ideas please 3lb babies sizes So many babies wearing the identical supermarket style premature baby clothes where can you turn to for ideas that offer individuality? plain white sleepsuits boring! popper fastening vests? nope my baby is home now I don’t need the incubator clothes anymore ! so here are some… Continue reading premature baby clothes ideas please 3lb babies sizes
keeping a premature baby warm in winter When your premature baby is allowed home from hospital panic may kick in if you want to go visiting relatives. Will they have a cold? If your premature baby has been ill in hospital they can pick up infections quite easily and you don’t want them to go… Continue reading keeping premature baby warm in winter
what to buy a 1 year old baby present gift Unsure what to buy for a baby age 1 year old as a present ? You could ask the parents but if its a surprise that would be spoilt wouldn’t it so here are 5 ideas to brighten up a little baby’s face. 1. True… Continue reading what to buy a 1 year old baby present gift
I blame my wife for our baby’s death by miscarriage! I feel really bad by telling my wife you killed our son. She was 34 weeks pregnant a scan revealed our baby son’s death happened whilst he was in the womb. She delivered our baby dead. I hated her for it my first child gone… Continue reading I blame my wife for our baby’s death miscarriage
1st babys birthday bash ideas one year old first party? Your baby’s first birthday wow how fast has that gone? You will be so pleased you’ll want to shout it to the whole world. So what did you have in mind to celebrate? A huge party for baby to enjoy? Well if you really want… Continue reading 1st babys birthday bash ideas one year old first party?
my cousins babies are naughty should i let my baby play with them? My baby boy is 9 months and my cousin’s twin babies are 11 months born 8 weeks premature, they cry a lot and I don’t want my baby to be naughty like them should I take him to her house to play… Continue reading My Cousins babies are naughty should I let my baby play with them
my 11 month old baby screams too much shall I take him playgroup? Dear Cheeky Chums my baby keeps having paddies and screams when I leave the room, is it a good thing to get out and take him to a local church playgroup? Our reply It is a good thing to get out and… Continue reading 11 month baby screams too much shall I take him playgroup?
Premature babies in special care for the long term gift ideas please A newborn baby gets many gifts and many family members or friends can find it ever so easy to buy that special baby gift. A baby that’s arrived very early or born very premature can be much harder to buy for, seeing most… Continue reading Premature babies in special care long term gift ideas
keeping baby safe and happy 3-6 months playtime So your baby is growing becoming more interested in his or her surroundings and wanting to explore. What play time activities do you think they will enjoy patting your tablet or mobile phone? Today we look at 5 easy play ideas that keep baby safe, happy, amused… Continue reading keeping baby safe and happy 3-6 months play
Pregnancy loss Miscarriage 1st trimester is there a funeral for baby? Most miscarriages in the 1st trimester can be lost as a mum goes to the toilet and fluid, blood loss and tissue can easily be flushed away by accident down the loo. Its then only after a scan that it can be noticed that… Continue reading Pregnancy loss Miscarriage 1st trimester is there a funeral
premature baby feet Do premature babies wear shoes ? A Premature baby does not need shoes. Parents and family members may like to purchase soft cotton shoes or booties but not hard wearing walking shoes. You wont find shoes for premature babies like 1 year old babies wear. the skin of a premature baby is… Continue reading premature baby feet Do premature babies wear shoes
Premature Birth Premature babies 0-5 years happy new year to readers past present and new. A Big welcome to our blog for 2014. It was a busy month in December 2013 so we didn’t have much time to post many posts on our Cheeky Chums babies blog.too many orders to prepare for premature baby clothing.… Continue reading Premature Birth Premature babies 0-5 years
teaching babies and toddlers Yes and No! right from wrong 0 – 1 YEAR At this stage in life, the concepts of right and wrong are not possible to teach as they are just developing their brain and exploring their surroundings . A baby who is shown warmth, cuddling and loving attention is likely to… Continue reading teaching babies toddlers Yes No! right from wrong
Tiny Baby bereavement clothes My Passion My story Way back in 2007 a lady came into our shop and asked if we had any baby clothes for a 2lb baby (a tiny family member that had sadly passed away). At the time we even stocked dolls clothes and we didn’t have anything to offer. I… Continue reading Tiny Baby bereavement clothes My Passion My story
Death how to tell the children tactfully For most children, their first experience with grief comes with the death of a beloved family pet. When Zoe the eight-week old puppy dies of parvovirus or Tweety the budgie stops singing his morning song, a child experiences profound and lasting loss for the first time in… Continue reading Death how to tell the children tactfully
3 year child and baby should we go swimming ? Should you enroll your child in swim lessons or teach them yourself? Have you thought about teaching your child swimming yourself? Here are Pros & Cons to consider before making this decision. I am a very strong proponent of structured group swim lessons. I do… Continue reading 3 year child and baby should we go swimming ?
5 winter warmer meals for babies 1- 2 year old for those of you who love to make your baby’s own meals or do a lot of home cooking here are 5 meal ideas for the Winter weather to keep you all warm and less hungry. pea and ham soup with crusty home made bread… Continue reading 5 winter warmer meals for babies 1- 2 year old
Bored kids under 5 cold Winter cheerful children at home Children have amazing and wild imaginations. The next time you hear “I’m bored in the Winter time” or “What can we do”, give them a few household items, or let them make their own and watch them expand into endless hours of fun and entertainment.… Continue reading Bored young kids cold Winter cheerful children fun at home