The Most Popular Baby Names Of The Past 100 Years Revealed By Family History Website

Popular baby names vary each year depending on changes in culture and trends that you can’t predict.  But according to a family history website, there’s one name that just doesn’t go out of fashion. Findmypast compared the most popular names for babies born in 1911, 1939 and 2015 and revealed William has continuously been the most popular…

Mum Is Unhappy With The Way Mothercare Are Advertising Children’s Clothes Online

A mother has questioned the way retailer Mothercare are advertising a children’s jacket on their website. Sydney Lanier Burke, who lives in Belfast, was shopping online when she came across the white hooded jacket with star-print lining.  The jacket has a white pointed hood, which has been photographed lifted above the jacket, giving it a…

Toddler With Rare Lung Cancer Makes ‘Miracle’ Recovery Just Before Life Support Was Switched Off

A three-year-old boy who was close to having his life support machine switched off, made a “miracle” recovery as his family prepared to say their goodbyes. Dylan Askin, from South Derbyshire, was diagnosed with a rare type of lung cancer called Pulmonary Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis in December 2015.  By Easter 2016, his condition had deteriorated…

Sophie Ellis Bextor Opens Up About The ‘Happy Chaos’ Of Life With Four Boys And Encouraging A Healthy Body Image

Sophie Ellis Bextor has said coping with the arrival of her fourth baby boy has been made easier thanks to her “secret weapon” – her eldest son. The singer, who gave birth to Jesse in November 2015 , said the jump from three to four children hasn’t been hard, especially having that little bit of…

Mum Creates ‘Elf For Christmas’ Advent Tradition To Help Promote Good Behaviour During December

Parents will know only too well how excited children get over present-giving elves during the month of December. One mum was determined to make sure the tradition instilled care and kindness in her kids. Sarah Greenwell, 34, from Durham, who is mum to Holly, three, and Finley, two, came up with ‘Elf For Christmas’ while…

More Than A Third Of Kids Are Scared Of Dogs, But Parents Can ‘Manage The Fear’ With Dogs Trust Advice

More than a third of children in the UK are scared of dogs, a survey has revealed. Out of 2,000 parents surveyed by Dogs Trust, 37% said their child was fearful of dogs and 25% said their child’s fear affects their daily life.  The charity has launched a ‘Managing Fear Of Dogs’ campaign, to provide advice…

Kendall Jenner’s Ballet-Themed Vogue Shoot Is Dividing Opinion

Kendall Jenner has come under fire for her latest shoot with Spanish Vogue. The reality star-turned-supermodel posed as a ballet dancer for a series of photos and a short video, shot by photographer Miguel Reveriego. But some professional ballerinas have spoken out about the editorial, calling the concept “disrespectful” to their work. A writer for magazine…

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