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Published: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:45:27 -0500


How to Paint a Room

Tue, 04 May 2010 14:23:14 -0500

Painting a room is one of the best and least expensive ways to freshen it up, if you do it yourself. Here are some tips on how to do it.

How to Survive the First Few Weeks With a New Baby

Tue, 04 May 2010 13:03:55 -0500

Bringing home a new baby is one of the most exciting and overwhelming times in our lives. Here are some tips that will help new parents make it through those first few weeks. Most of these tips will also apply to parents who have just adopted a child.

Helping Your Child to Sleep

Tue, 16 Mar 2010 00:32:39 -0500

Sleep advice for babies and young children tends to fall into two camps. The first insists that you need to train your child to fall asleep in his own bad from a young age, with the threat that he otherwise will never learn to do so and have lifelong insomnia. The second says that you can simply wait it out, because your child will sleep through the night eventually, and that sleep training will damage him psychologically.

Encouraging Healthy Eating Habits in Babies and Toddlers

Tue, 16 Feb 2010 08:34:17 -0600

Eating healthy should be seen as a lifelong habit rather than a short-term fix to weight problems. The best way to teach your kids to eat healthy is to model healthy eating yourself, right from birth. Here are some tips to get them to eat healthy as soon as you begin introducing solid foods into their diet.

Preparing Your Child For a New Sibling

Fri, 12 Feb 2010 16:07:25 -0600

Bringing home a younger sibling for your child is an exciting time. It can be very stressful as well. Parents are exhausted dealing with the new baby, who demands a lot of attention.

Classic Toys For Toddlers

Fri, 12 Feb 2010 08:42:37 -0600

A trip to the local toy store to search for a gift, either for your child or someone else's, can become a stressful experience as you are overwhelmed by shelves piled to the ceiling with hundreds of toys. Here are a few suggestions for things that toddlers (both boys and girls) universally like, that are often very affordable, followed by a few reasons why parents love these toys as well.

Choosing a Baby Sling

Thu, 11 Feb 2010 08:11:59 -0600

There are many types of carriers available for parents today. Here is a brief list of the pros and cons of some of the more common ones.

Wearing Your Baby - Why You Should Do It

Wed, 10 Feb 2010 13:29:03 -0600

Carrying your baby on your person in a baby carrier is often called "babywearing". There are many types of carrier available to new parents, including wraps (a long piece of cloth that you tie around yourself and your baby), slings (which go over one shoulder and are often adjustable), as well as front- and back-pack carriers. There are benefits to using these carriers for both you and your baby.

Choosing the Best Paint Color For Your Walls

Tue, 09 Feb 2010 11:18:27 -0600

Repainting a room is one of the least expensive ways to change its look and feel. Many people, excited by the idea of redecorating, rush off to the nearest paint store to find swatches of colours they like. Others scour home magazines for trendy color schemes and ideas.