Would you give your baby two first names?

In the UK, there are 59 girls named Summer-Rose, 16 Esmae-Roses, five Winter-Roses and three Destiny-Roses.

It's one way to make your baby stand out from the pack – giving them not one, but two first names.

This baby really loves the family cat

Is this the definition of happiness right here?

Some babies get excited when mum or dad come to get them from their cot after a nap.

Double-barrelled names on the rise

Double-barrelled first names are a dashing new trend.

It's one way to make your baby stand out from the pack – giving them not one, but two first names.

Shock after boy dies from pox

Parents shocked after boy, 4, dies from the chicken pox.

Parents of a four-year-old boy who died from chicken pox said they had no idea the disease "could lead to this."

Dear non-parents who offer advice

"When you’re the parent of my child you’re welcome to wade in with an opinion."

People who are ready to give their 'expert' opinion on matters they know nothing about are everywhere. 

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Caring For Baby

Shock after boy dies from pox

Parents shocked after boy, 4, dies from the chicken pox.

Parents of a four-year-old boy who died from chicken pox said they had no idea the disease "could lead to this."

Dear non-parents who offer advice

People who are ready to give their 'expert' opinion on matters they know nothing about are everywhere. 

'Where did your boobies go, Mummy?'

The one type of parent you need to be

Development

How you talk to your baby now can impact social skills later

Think that baby babble is just babble? Not so.

People used to think that social skills were something kids were born with.

Does this three-month-old say 'I love you'?

The latest parenting video to divide people has now had more than 650,000 viewers.

Every year on each of my children's birthdays, however, I allow myself a bit of time to think back and feel a bit emotional about the things that have passed.

Five parenting moments that are surprisingly emotional

Parenting is a rollercoaster of emotions, and sometimes it's the moments you don't expect that hit your heart most of all.

Breastfeeding

More Kiwi mums sharing breast milk

Mackenzie Saith said sharing breast milk was about making what she considered the right choice for her and Shiloh.

Donating breast milk to families in need is a growing trend in New Zealand.

My babysitter breastfeeds my son

Photo of mother breastfeeding two "milk siblings" - her son and a boy she looks after - creates milk storm.

BBC DJ Alex Dyke said he felt "embarrassed" when he saw women breastfeeding in public.

BBC host's breastfeeding rant

DJ Alex Dyke is under fire for claiming only women with moustaches breastfeed in public.

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