Why a baby’s first ‘da-da’ DOESN’T mean they’re talking to daddy: Infants just like the sound of their own voice, study reveals | Daily Mail Online

Let’s keep this from the daddies… – When a baby says its first words, it may bring joy to their parents – but they are actually just talking to themselves. ‘Da-da’ is often the first word many babies use, but new research has revealed they are not specifically calling for their father but instead listening […]


Coca-Cola and Pepsi have more sugar in UK compared with other countries, tests reveal – Mirror Online

Scary! How much do we really know about what goes into the products we buy? Why reading those ingredient lists, and getting to know the people who make your products is so important! – Popular fizzy drinks like Coca-Cola and Pepsi have more sugar in the UK than compared with other countries.Some brands contain more than […]

Baby foods found too sweet to encourage variety of tastes in children | Life and style | The Guardian

Why handmade is always best! We think so too – Despite containing large amounts of vegetables, commercial baby foods are probably too sweet to encourage children to eat their greens, scientists have said.A study of hundreds of brand-name products carried out at the University of Glasgow found that fruit and sweet vegetables, like carrot, are […]


Air fresheners and scented candles could cause cancerous DNA mutations and asthma | Daily Mail Online

You can’t beat opening a window or spending some time outdoors instead! Why we avoid all fragrance ingredients in our products, and never use essential oils for fragrance either! – Chemical sprays, plug-ins and gels for home perfuming are hugely popular but investigators warn that they can include an array of hazardous substances which may […]