Is it teething time for your little one?


Baby books will prepare you for all of your little one's classic milestones. 


First step, first words, first tooth and so on will be covered in your reading material.


However, there are a number of milestones that are equally as important, that the books fail to touch on.


Pouring their own cereal

The first day your little one pours their own cereal and milk without making a huge mess will be a major achievement! 


Free stock photo of love, cute, young, happy


Knowing their name

The day you say their name, and they look up at you as if to acknowledge what you said, will be the best day ever! 


First hospital trip

No amount of planning can prepare you for the first medical emergency/ trip to the A&E. Just try to keep calm! 



Awwww... when you witness your baby sharing for the first time, your heart will melt! We can't cope. 


Woman Carrying Baby at Beach during Sunset


When they say something they shouldn't

When your youngster repeats a word you said in jest (or rage) you will not know what to do! Just laugh it off and hope they don't say it again. 


First friend

When your child makes their first real friend, you will know a sense of joy you never knew was possible. 



When your little one has their first night mare, you won't know what to do. Hold them in our arms until they fall back to sleep. 


When they tell you they love you 

This is actually a more emotional moment than when your little one utters their first word. Be prepared to cry your eyes out with happiness. 


Image result for dr evil i love you gif




Hello Mama!
Help us help you by allowing us and our partners to remember your device as having browsed MummyPages and serve you better content and ads

We're on a mission to help our mums and their families thrive by informing, connecting and entertaining.

Join us in our mission by consenting to the use of cookies and IP address recognition by us and our partners to serve you content (including ads) best suited to your interests, both here and around the web.

We promise never to share any other information that may be deemed personal unless you explicitly tell us it's ok.

If you want more info, see our privacy policy.