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Making bath time fun time for your baby or toddler

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Bath time can be a nice way to ease into bedtime – a wee window of calm where you can play and chat together. At least, that's the plan. But sometimes the thought of getting them into the bath, let alone getting them clean, is enough to make you want to skip the whole thing altogether.

Here are some tips from mums and dads on everything from getting them into the bath, to getting them washed.

Tips for getting them into the bathroom and ready for bath time

Games to play in the bath

Washing their hair tips

Getting them dry and dressed

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Last updated: 17 Aug, 2023