Make Your Own Baby Food the Easy Way

Is your baby about to start solid foods? Are you thinking of making your own baby food? When you make baby’s first foods, you can save money and reduce waste. You also can choose more nutritious options. Fresh foods are typically more nutritious than canned, and you can purchase organic food to prepare for baby […]


Tips for buying baby clothes

Perhaps the biggest problem with baby clothes is that they don’t last. Not because they wear out, but because your baby quickly out grows them. It’s important to plan your baby clothes shopping around the growth of your baby. If you don’t, you could be wasting money. Keep in mind these seven tips while you […]


The Importance of Baby Sleep

All living creatures need sleep. Sleeping gives people and all living creatures the time for the body to recuperate and regenerate. Lion’s needs 16 to 18 hours of sleep, while primates, ten to twelve hours of sleep. Humans need on average six to eight hours sleep to rejuvenate. Human babies need a full eight hours […]

Natural teething remedies

Teething symptoms and remedies

Babies will generally start teething when they are 4-8months old, starting with the lower front teeth to the upper front teeth. At this age, you’ve probably only just got them to sleep through the night, and now they’re upset and fussy from teething… throwing the whole routine out the window! For a lot of parents, […]

Teaching Kids to Read

Teaching kids to read

They say aliteracy is simply lack of the reading habit. So as a parent, your goal is to help your kids find a love for reading. Teaching your child to read is a learning journey can begin within days of welcoming your newborn home. Not only is reading to your baby a special bonding time, but […]

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Kids Party Planning and Game Ideas

Planning your child’s birthday party is certainly no mean feat. After you’re past the planning stage – picking a day and time, making a guest list, sending out invitations, buying all the right party food, you can almost see the light at the end of the tunnel! Of course part of the food preparation is […]

child safety

Child Safety in and Around Cars

Child car safety sounds simple if you follow a few basic rules. It starts with carefully choosing the correct child restraint and keeping your child safe when travelling in the car and safe around cars. Simple right? Then it may surprise you to know that 1 child is run over in their own driveway every […]

Baby Names

Baby Names – The Latest Trends

What’s in a name? Choosing a name is one of the most daunting tasks for a new parent. It is such a big responsibility. You need to consider a lot of things, origin, family obligations, sibling names and the suitability of a name for any future job prospects or aspirations your child may have – […]

Car Seat Hire

Choosing the Correct Car Seat

Choosing the correct child restraint is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent, so make sure you are fully up-to-date with current Australian safety requirements. Children need different restraints as they grow. The car seat must match your child’s age, size and weight. Here’s a quick summary highlighting which restraint […]

Travel system

The Pros and Cons of a Travel System

Are you expecting a new arrival? Is your mind awash with various new products that you need to research and understand? Baby capsules, strollers, travel systems… Becoming a new parent is a wonderful period in your life, but it can be a steep learning curve. One of the most important decisions you will be making […]

Child Proofing

Checklist for Child Proofing your Home

All new parents worry about the safety of their children. Every year in Australia it is estimated that 320,000 children under the age of 15 are treated in hospital as a results of accidents, many sustained at home with children under five being most at risk. The best way to keep your baby safe is […]

Importance of Immunisation

The Importance of Immunisation

All new parents want to do what’s best for their child. We all understand the importance of car seats, safety gates and baby proofing our home. But, one area that continues to be a topic of debate amongst parents and the government is the importance of immunisation. Immunisation is one of the best ways to […]

Baby hire Brisbane

Spotlight Shines on All Baby Hire Brisbane

This month we shine the spotlight on one of our most trusted and knowledgeable franchise owners – Gayle and Gordon. Having bought into the All Baby Hire franchise some seven years ago, this duo know the business inside and out! Based in Brisbane, their business covers all of the Northside to Bribie Island and Central […]

Cot Safety

Helpful Tips on Cot Safety

Expectant parents have a great deal to think about in the lead-up to the birth of their beautiful child (children), so below we have complied some helpful safety tips to get you started on choosing the right cot and setting it up safely in your nursery. It is an alarming fact that in Australia each […]

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ISOFIX System Australia

  If you are a parent looking at buying a new child car seat or expecting a child, you will no doubt be carrying out research into the safest and easiest to use car seats on the market. Since, September 2014, there is a new system on the block – the ISOFIX. Australia has been […]

Bed Hire Gold Coast

Are You Prepared for Unexpected Guests?

We all know that feeling of excitement when we have visitors come to stay, but then the moment comes when you think “oh, but where are they going to sleep…”. Well, look no further, All Baby Hire is here to help. We have a range of single folding beds available to hire from 1 day […]