6 stressful things newborns do that you won’t remember in a year

6 stressful things newborns do that you won’t remember in a year

Weird little buggers, aren’t they? Be, um, more well-endowed than you expected Babies in the womb get a good old dose of whichever pregnancy hormones were causing you to sweat in odd places, or have recurring intimate dreams about that elderly neighbour who...
8 surprising new skills you develop in the first few months

8 surprising new skills you develop in the first few months

The first few months have flown by, the sleepless nights have not! You might finally feel like the fog is lifting, and you’re starting to get to grips with looking after a little one. But you’ve actually learnt a lot more in these past few months than you...
How to make real-life friends on Mush

How to make real-life friends on Mush

If you’ve downloaded Mush, we know you’re keen to make some mum mates – and we’re proud that, since launching in 2016, we’re responsible for over 2 million friendships. But taking those first steps to make real-life friends can be scary. When you’re a new mum,  you’re...
To dummy or not to dummy: FAQs

To dummy or not to dummy: FAQs

Some mums plan to use dummies from the start, some mums vow not to but then give in, and others never feel the need. But if it’s something you’re considering, you probably have a few questions… Why do babies like dummies? Because they’re born with a natural sucking...
What Halloween means based on the age of your child

What Halloween means based on the age of your child

October 31st used to be about dressing inappropriately and getting drunk – but when you become a parent, Halloween comes with a whole new set of rules and expectations, says Isabel Mohan… Before you settle down and have kids, Halloween is a strictly adult event...