And the winners are...

During December 2015 we ran our first ever Cute Baby Grand Finale. The idea sprang to mind in the early start-up phase of Cute Baby back in August 2014. Wouldn't it be cool, we thought, to have another competition, which was exclusive (only…

Children feel ignored by tech savvy parents

Ever notice, how as soon as you get your phone out, or try to get in an extra hours work in at home, your little one might have a mini-meltdown? Turns out, like most adults who don't like competing for attention, tiny tots feel the same. Technology…
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Dads get post-baby blues, too.

For years, it's been thought that the 'baby-blues' or postpartum depression, is something only mothers experience. However recent studies have shown that fathers my experience it too. And the affects can have far reaching consequences. Research…
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How to tame a tantrum throwing toddler.

If you’re the parent of a child over the age of 14 months old, chances are that he or she has started throwing the most hair-raising tantrums. Consider yourself very lucky if he or she bypassed this all together! However most of us should…

5 Key safety factors when choosing a car-seat

During the last four weeks Cute Baby SA, in collaboration with Maxi Cosi SA, have been highlighting key safety aspects with regards to child car-seat. There is no denying that car restraints for children play a vital role in protecting children…

Rear-facing is so much better, studies show

The benefits of keeping young children in rear-facing car seats for as long as possible – until the child’s height and age demands otherwise - have been given an added boost by European i-Size legislation. In the light of the attention given…

i-Size the next generation in car seats for children

The development and availability of i-Size purpose-built child car safety seats, based on extensive research, is the next level in child car seat safety. European legislation set out in 2013, which is responsible for the design of the i-Size…

New child car-seats vs second hand

The cost of a new car safety seat model may be a genuine concern for many parents, but the cost of medical care for injuries sustained because an ineffective used car seat, which had not provided adequate protection (not to mention the personal…

Parents should welcome change to car-seat safety

As we head off for the long Easter weekend, make sure your child is buckled-up in an approariate child car safety seat or face the penalties. Cute Baby in collaboration with Maxi-Cosi South Africa, will be highlighting the topic of car-seat…

Why God Made Moms

An insight into the minds of 7yr old children when asked the following questions about Moms and why God made them; Why did God make mothers? 1. She's the only one who knows where the sticky-tape is. 2. Mostly to clean the house. 3. To…