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My Child


Spring has sprung, and with it comes the new jam-packed issue of My Child magazine, on sale August 18!

Meet our Coverstar winner It was a tough decision and a close vote this year with so many cuties entered in our My Child/Marquise 2010 Coverstar Competition. After loads of entries it's time to say hello to the winner, 11-month-old Oliver Goulding. Doesn't he look gorgeous on our cover!

The 2010 Mothers' Group of the Year This has been awarded to Forest Bubs from Forestville, NSW - congratulations! Babybuds and My Child wanted to know how being part of a group added to the experience of being a mum and we were overwhelmed with responses. Thanks to everyone who entered.

It's the perfect season for being outdoors This issue covers all things outdoors, explaining how to grow your own herb garden with the kids and protect your bub from developing allergies. There are also some great tips and ideas for fun play with your baby.

Healthy babies Interesting health reads in this issue include how to treat typical skin irritations in newborns and advice on dealing with a fever. We also clear up the confusing world of dental care for those all-important first teeth and reveal whether you really need to worry about BPA in your child's bottles.

Childcare is becoming increasingly competitive and expensive. We weigh up the different options available so you can make the right decision for your family.

Children at childbirth Should childbirth be a bonding experience for the whole family or is it preferable littlies aren't exposed to what can sometimes be a distressing and emotional scene? Jodie Thomson discusses the pros and cons – flick to page 91 to read all about it.

Fashion With over 100 fashion finds this issue you'll be set to look stylish this Spring. There's a range of jeans for growing bellies and retro-inspired gear for the kids. We've also covered a great selection of eco-friendly newborn apparel; organic cotton and bamboo threads will look and feel lovely on your new arrival.

Pick up a copy of My Child today!