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Everything you need to know about raising your toddler. This time is very important in terms of cognitive, emotional and social development. From feelings, developmental milestones, food, play, safety and sleep, BabyYumYum has the answers.




a sports car wrapped up with a gold bow for the most expensive baby and children products

8 Ridiculously expensive baby & child products that will set you back R6.2m

A lot of parents tend to go overboard for Christmas or special birthdays, but we can't imagine there would be too many takers for...
Healthy fruit and vegetable purees

5 reasons to love Squish purees and juices for infants

As parents, we want to give our little ones healthy food and snacks, but we also like convenience and things that save us time,...
The importance of sensory development

How to improve your baby and toddler’s sensory development

Did you know that one of the main reasons why so many children need therapy today is because they aren’t exposed enough to the...
How to get your toddler to sleep

How to get your toddler to sleep better

No matter if they slept well as babies, or how busy they've been during the day, some toddlers will resist bedtime, and not sleep...
Types of parenting style

From tiger to free-range parents – what research says about pros and cons of popular parenting styles

With so many parenting styles, what’s the best way to raise your child? It’s a question that has provoked the publication of numerous books, and...
Cross boy toddler wearing striped shirt: why children lie steal and cheat

Why toddlers lie, steal & cheat

We’re always warned of toddler tantrums, but hardly anyone ever mentions that todders also lie, cheat and steal. But, before you worry that your...

5 tips to keep your toddler hydrated

Summer is in full swing here in sunny South Africa, hooray! It’s the season of running around outside, sweet fruit, delicious braais outside with...