Published: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:03:48 -0500
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:53:32 -0500A child's brain undergoes development from the time he/she is born. This development is influenced by many factors, including a child's relationship, experiences and mood. The development of a child's brain is affected by early experiences. These early years are extremely important as it impacts a child's chances for achievement, success and happiness.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:39:02 -0500The best gift for the parent on the go is a good baby stroller. Strollers allow parents to take their little ones along for walks, or even jogs, to carry out errands, and to different events. If you are shopping for one, have a look at our list of the 5 best baby strollers reviews.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:35:22 -0500Can you imagine what diseases your child will be exposed to in the future if you don't allow them to play outside? Too many! They become immune to those germs and diseases just by playing and living their childhood life.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:10:32 -0600Prams are designed to give you an easy time moving around with your toddler. In as much as you want to get a pram that matches your lifestyle, location and baby needs a well as budget, you also want to get a unit that has all important features to make your user experience most pleasant. Most of the features directly impact on how safe your child will be when in the pram and therefore cannot be ignored.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 07:28:09 -0600If you're like me, then after a year or two of using diapers, you are so ready for your child to be potty trained! But is your child ready? Read on to see if your child is exhibiting one of these 3 signs that your child is ready for potty training.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:40:07 -0600This article describes a new discreet nanny cam which can be placed anywhere in home or office. Check out the specs and see if it's legal in you state.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 11:32:02 -0600Babies who cannot communicate effectively tend to throw tantrums. In case you are not able to guess why the child is distraught, the situation gets helpless as it makes the child inconsolable. Teaching your child to use signing can allow your child to communicate what they want, providing a bridge to the spoken word. Know that babies and toddlers are able to understand far more than they can express. Hence sign language is the much needed skill to articulate speech until the age of 10-12 months when auditory skills are underdeveloped.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:45:24 -0600So it's getting towards the end of your pregnancy and you are getting ready for the inevitable hospital stay for the birth of your new baby. You are wondering if you have everything taken care of and if you are ready with everything you need for the birth of your new baby? If this is your first baby then you have probably read many articles and books that tell you how to prepare for the labour and birth. There are always practical things to take care of during and immediately after the birth of your new baby that must be addressed.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:53:09 -0600Almost nothing frightens new parents more than baby colic. Colic is a condition that can affect infants as young as two weeks old, so for new parents, taking advice from others is crucial as they want to do a good job being a mom or dad. Still, though, new parents struggle with the condition because they just want their child to feel relief.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:01:51 -0600A good cushion will make life more comfortable for both you and your newborn in those early days, not to mention prevent flat head and stop them from rolling on to their front. But it's important to make sure your little one remains safe as well as snug.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:23:46 -0600Toddlers can be very finicky eaters, and many of us are all-too-familiar with the struggle to get them to eat their veggies! But there are so many benefits to their physical and mental development if you can convince them to step away from the Pop-Tarts and enjoy healthy foods. Especially for breakfast (the most important meal of the day!), and especially superfoods: in particular, kale! Here's some great tips for introducing this delicious, nutritious veggie into your little one's diet.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:41:15 -0600Balance bikes are bicycles that are for kids aged between 1 ? and 5 years. Whoa! Wait a minute! They do not have pedals! That's right. They are meant only to teach the little ones to balance. Pedaling will come later. Balance bikes, glider bikes, run bikes are all pedal less bikes. Balance bikes come with adjustable seats and handlebars and are extremely lightweight for the kids to be able to manage on their own if required.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:06:48 -0600What is the best baby monitor for new parents? The home WiFi security camera, purpose made baby monitor, or the wireless webcam?
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:54:34 -0600Bringing a newborn home from the hospital can be a very exciting, yet exhausting event. Throw baby reflux into the mix, and it can be downright stressful. When a small infant begins to cry inexplicably, with an arched back, and experiences a large amount of regurgitation, it can be overwhelming for parents. Fortunately, it is a phase that generally does not last forever. If you find yourself wondering whether your baby may be suffering from reflux, then there may be certain facts of which you should be aware, particularly if you are breastfeeding.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:55:36 -0600Babywearing offers a plenty of benefits to new dads and mommas. In fact, it is an absolute necessity for parents who want to carry their baby close to them while doing a whole bunch of activities. With a right baby carrier product, you can do your everyday chores in a hassle-free manner. Here are 8 ways babywearing can bring a lot of convenience to your everyday life.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:11:39 -0500It is always an exciting time when you have to make that all important shopping spree to buy baby dresses for your sweet little daughter. Even the simple act of planning for this activity makes your heart skip a beat when you imagine all the cute dresses that will invite you once you step into the store. It is very possible to get carried away when shopping for baby dresses as the varieties are simply overwhelming!
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:22:32 -0500Balance bikes eliminate the use of training wheels so kids are able to go right into learning how to balance and then a pedaling instead of learning to pedal first and then balancing. Kids balance bikes are some of the best you can get as first bikes for your kids because they have all the features that ensure that they remain safe and comfortable. Because they come in different styles and colors, you should not have a hard time selecting the most suitable for your child.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:36:26 -0500Breastfeeding is one of the most amazing acts of motherhood, yet the most undermined by many. The first taste of nourishment that a new-born baby gets is the mother's milk. It is, therefore, imperative to understand the importance of breastfeeding and the correct way of feeding your baby. Though breastfeeding is a natural act, many new mothers are unaware of the proper way to hold and breastfeed their babies. Now-a-days many hospitals provide a crash course in breastfeeding right after the baby birth. However, for many, this first time instructions might not be enough. Here is a stress-free guide to breastfeeding your newborn.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 14:11:35 -0500Choosing the cloth diapering route for your baby is better for the environment, - and gentle for your baby's sensitive skin as well. Also, the overall cost of cloth diapers is much lesser than their disposable counterpart.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 09:08:50 -0500Shopping for the toddlers has always been a task with a blend of responsibility and fun. For hassle free and supreme shopping experience parents always have the luxury of online baby stores to get all their toddler needs under one roof.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:05:05 -0500Whether a woman has just given birth to her first baby or she has been a mother before, one thing that is always important in a newborn's life is how well the mother cares for the baby. One of the best ways to ensure that a baby stays healthy is to keep up with healthy baby care visits with a pediatrician.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:32:23 -0500New parents face many uphill battles in doing things right, but nothing fights back more than baby colic. It is a condition that shows up without much warning, but it usually gets interpreted by friends and family as being "cranky" or "fussy" or "just being needy."
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 07:59:18 -0500For most people during their lives a few moments stand out as key defining incidences that shaped and grew them. Graduating from college or with an advanced degree, meeting the love of their life, getting married, and having a child are some of the most common. Parenting is especially one of the highlights of many people's lives. The joys and memories created during the birth and raising of a child are universal among humans in the world. While raising children is one of life's miracles, it also comes with its fair share of challenges. Having a baby immediately leads to various issues that must be dealt with. As a new parent, the whirlwind of uncertainty and worry can be made worse by a baby who cries excessively. The condition of an overly temperamental baby is known as baby colic. Generally, not much is known about what the causes are and what leads to all the extra crying. As a result, many misperceptions exist regarding this condition. Here are 3 ways of thinking about this condition that parents need to stop right now.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 13:52:28 -0500As a new parent, buying a baby monitor is one of the best decisions you can make for the sake of your baby. Baby monitors have a way of giving you peace of mind, convenience and security, considering how vulnerable and helpless babies can be. The truth is there is no way you can watch over the baby around the clock, you will need to take care of other chores and tasks and this means leaving the baby unattended.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 09:08:37 -0500There are various different types of teethers which are made to provide relief for babies during the time they are getting their first teeth. It is often distressing to see your baby in such difficulty during this time.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:40:47 -0500Infants often go through extreme discomfort during the time they undergo teething. This causes them to cry, drool and put various different things in their mouth. As a parent you would do anything to help ease this discomfort your little one is facing.
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:07:56 -0500Reading aloud to your newborn baby stimulates his imagination and expands his understanding of the world. The rhythm and melody of language prepares him to understand the written word. Very young babies love the sound of familiar voices.
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:18:40 -0500A newborn care specialist is a type of nanny who, as the name suggests deals solely with newborns. Can one work for you and your family?
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:22:24 -0500Sharing photos has become a huge part of the parenting journey for many people. However, a current trend known as Digital Kidnapping has alarmed many parents. In this article you can find a process to keep your kid pics safe.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:21:36 -0500When you have children, you want to give them the best possible start in life. During their early years in life, they learn and grow so much. As a parent, you will want to give them everything that you can. You want to make sure that the interactions and experiences they have are for their benefit. It can be hard to get everything right as a parent. But some things are easier than others to get right. Here is a product that you can give your child the best start in their early years.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 13:58:49 -0500Trying to decipher just what exactly goes through the mind of a four year old. This thought alone is like entering the unknown spheres of the Twilight Zone.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 10:16:07 -0500Teething in babies refers to the appearance of the first teeth through the gums of the baby. The way babe's teeth differs to a great extent which is why it is important to know all about teething so that you can offer your child every comfort while he/she is teething.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 13:25:17 -0500Are you finding yourself hitting a wall? Is your child not really making any progress despite many attempts on your part? Is he throwing tantrums when you encourage him to use the potty instead of going in his diaper? The key? Make sure your child is really ready to be potty trained. If you think he is, make sure nothing else is distracting him from learning.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 07:47:41 -0500The news that every couple trying for their first baby wants to hear, 'you are pregnant'! Whether you find out in the doctors surgery or in the comfort of your own home, its news that fills you will joy, fear and ultimately a future of unknown experiences and memories.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 07:43:26 -0500When it comes to kitting out the nursery in preparation for your new bundle of joy, there are so many things to consider. Decisions such as the colour of the room, to the kind of cot and bedroom furniture are part of the easier decisions and usually the first we start to think about.
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 08:48:21 -0500The time you spend on bathing your infant is the funny time for both you and your infant. However, it might be a difficult task for new parents, because there are lots of things you should pay attention to. Before bathing your baby, you have to get everything well prepared, like baby cotton towel, shampoo, diaper, and baby bath tub.
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:56:25 -0500A baby pack and play or play yard as its often called is a unit that provides your baby with a secure and lightweight space for him/her to play and nap. The unit comes in different colors, designs and sizes. It's up to you to choose the one that is ideal for you.
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:03:37 -0500A blanket is undoubtedly a newborn's best friend. Even, many babies don't get ready to sleep without it. Therefore, buying an appropriate blanket for your little one becomes obligatory for you.
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:00:12 -0500Making babies sleep is such a hard task, but fret not. Here are 11 effective ways that will help your baby fall asleep.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:52:01 -0500Buying a baby stroller should be one of the most important things you look at when you buy for your little one. In fact, it should be one of the first items that you purchase. A stroller will make life so much easier for you, especially if you are going to have to travel with the baby on a continuous basis.
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:49:29 -0500There is nothing as precious, defenseless, and innocent like a baby. It is very alarming when babies developed discolored, scaly patches over their soft skin.
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:48:45 -0500Baby cues or non-verbal language is your baby's way to communicate with you. Every action your baby makes has meanings and through his random movements, he will tell you what he needs to reveal his likes and dislikes.
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:00:48 -0500Ask a parent and they will tell you, having a baby is both one of the scariest experiences and the most joyful all at the same time. The 9 months leading up to birth are full of discovery and challenges that can leave a woman's head spinning even before it all culminates in the actual birth of the child. Recovering while taking care of a newborn baby is no easy task even when there are multiple family members ready and eager to help. Unfortunately, some parents may have to face these challenges while dealing with baby colic, which are long crying episodes that effect some infants. Generally, the causes for this condition are unknown. With so much mystery surrounding the phenomenon it is no wonder there are many myths and misinformation for parents to sort through. Here are 3 myths and 3 facts about baby colic that all parents should know.
Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:43:23 -0500As a parent, new and experienced, you may likely be confused by all of the options that are on the market today. You may walk into the store just trying to buy a stroller, but instead find 5 aisles full of different options to choose from. This can be overwhelming for even the veteran parents out there. Being able to sift through all of these options to find the best one for your specific needs will help make this process a lot easier than it may seem. Research is key here, and we are here to help you out with this information.
Fri, 15 Jul 2016 06:19:14 -0500A baby stroller is among the things that you will consider buying when expecting a child. When you have a stroller, it becomes very easy for you to go outdoors with the baby or even travel with the baby without making them uncomfortable. The baby remains happy and comfortable and the parent on the other hand does not get tired moving longer distances because they only need to push and maneuver the baby stroller.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:14:30 -0500Conjunctivitis is a condition of caused by an infection, blocked tear duct, or irritation that results to redness of the eye. This condition is most common in babies and if left untreated, conjunctivitis can be very serious especially for babies.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 11:39:29 -0500It can be quite frustrating when you are trying your best to put your baby to sleep, but they won't hear any of it. It even gets crazier when your child keeps waking up through the night when you wish they could sleep through. There are so many reasons as to why your child could be having sleep issues with some of the most common being teething, need to feed and need to feel reassured and comfortable. Sleeping issues for kids unfortunately seeps through into your life robbing you of energy and leaving you feeling too tired to even get anything done.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 07:36:54 -0500When you start planning out your new baby nursery, it can be such an exciting time. You get to choose a colour scheme, furniture and essentials, but seldom do you think of the long term health of your baby, especially during the winter months when you are going to have your heating on to warm the home.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 07:32:41 -0500Nappy rash is very painful and as a parent, you have to endure having a miserable and clingy baby. Nappy rash is a common ailment but it doesn't mean that it is normal. There are ways on how to help it heal and how to prevent it from returning too.
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:39:35 -0500When you bring keepsake sports theme baby quilts to the shower, you'll hit a home run with the soon-to-be mom and dad, the family and the awed friends at the party. The Guests Will Cheer In the first place, the guests will applaud your cleverness in choosing a personalized homemade baby quilt with an original sports design.
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:24:21 -0500Many family members may become upset and the family environment is stressful when a baby has colic. But what is colic? Colic is an uncontrollable crying of a healthy baby.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:32:47 -0500What is a healthy balanced diet? A healthy balanced diet is a diet that has the right amount of all the food groups to stay healthy and support growth.
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:36:15 -0500When you're looking for something truly unique to bring to baby showers, handmade baby quilts with jungle motifs are ideal for boys and girls. Here's why: Animals Are Baby's First Fictional Friends - Little babies just naturally love animals and are surrounded by them from their earliest days.
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:40:51 -0500Wearing your little one is a wonderful way to keep connected. However, parents must keep in mind that they should wear their baby in the safest and the most comfortable way.
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:23:23 -0500Vitamin D has many other functions in the human body which plays an important role in the prevention of chronic diseases. This vitamin is very important and we get enough of it from the time we are born.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:27:12 -0500Coconut oil is considered as a super oil, and babies benefit from this certain oil too. Check out these benefits that babies can get from coconut.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:08:23 -0500Babies are born in different shapes and sizes. Some babies are born a reddish purple color while there are babies who are born blue. Blue color babies are frightening and are a cause for concern.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:06:47 -0500You want to know when your baby should eat, or the time when you should put him down for a nap. A schedule can help especially if you want to establish a peaceful and effective schedule for your baby.
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 10:01:05 -0500This article deals with the skin care tips for babies. Hope it helps each and every reader.
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:11:14 -0500Exposure to sun rays can often prove harmful. It is always advised to use sunscreens for everyone and especially for babies.
Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:00:25 -0500Often we face problems about what to feed our babies. This article gives all the information that you may be needing.
Wed, 22 Jun 2016 11:35:03 -0500Your loving touch soothes and nurtures him while inside. Being close to you makes your baby feels safe. Therefore, a baby massage is a great bonding moment between a parent and a child.
Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:43:22 -0500Safety should be the prime concern while bathing as this will limit accidents and injury to the infant. Bathing time is a happy bonding time for both the parents and the child, but taking necessary steps as safety precautions is vital as it will limit the accidents and injury to the infant.
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 12:48:29 -0500While fertility treatments may prove successful to some individuals and couples, there are still a percentage of those who face unsuccessful treatments. For individuals wondering what steps to take next, some turn to surrogacy.
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:28:45 -0500Whatever you feel can affect your baby. Hence, it is important for you to control your emotion when you are near babies.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:26:51 -0500Crying is a baby's known language. Since they cannot talk and tell you what they feel, crying is their way of communicating that something is wrong with them. Hence, it is important to know what are the reasons why babies cry.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:54:51 -0500Do you know that babies don't have to eat rice cereal as a first food? The first taste of solid food a baby should have is a single ingredient, a food that is appropriate for their age. According to pediatricians, there are extremely good choices for first foods for babies such as the tasty and creamy avocados, sweet potatoes, and bananas.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:01:19 -0500Jump-start the dance life of your favorite newborn with a keepsake handmade quilt made with ballet slippers. This is just the unusual design you've been waiting for: Something different from the usual prints on homemade baby quilts for boys and girls.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 08:45:11 -0500The craze for certified organic cotton products in manufacturing garments for children is growing steadily. This ongoing trend resolves a severe health hazard.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 07:31:50 -0500This content is all about a baby stroller. You may know "How to choose the best stroller for your cute baby".
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 09:09:41 -0500This article offers insight as to why parenting in today's society may be more difficult than it was/ is in the days of Communal Living. The author uses cynical humor to introduce a perceived problem, and concludes with some ideas to resolve it.
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 08:00:03 -0500It seems that children have always been afraid of the dark and having some form of light in their room would help them sleep at night. It could have been the landing light, a small lamp in their room or over the last few decades, a specially developed night light.
Mon, 06 Jun 2016 08:21:40 -0500Having a new baby in the house is far from easy so if you're finding life with your newborn tough going, you're not alone. And just as you're finding adjusting to a new life difficult, so is your baby.
Mon, 06 Jun 2016 07:32:28 -0500Babies typically spend nearly 16-20 hours a day on their beds. Because the bodies of babies are pretty delicate, ignoring even the smallest risk on their beds can later prove to be immensely inconvenient for parents. While caring for a baby is certainly not the easiest of jobs, exercising extra caution on a few things like the kids bed ware can surely make it much easier for parents and babies alike. A typical kids' bed ware set includes baby mats, baby pillows and blankets. While there are lots of options in the market, more lately kids' bed ware made of safe, natural fibers could be the right choice for parents to take.
Thu, 02 Jun 2016 11:21:01 -0500The insider's guide on how to run with a stroller in a way that maximizes efficiency. Not all running strollers are designed for walking so make sure to purchase one. If you decide that a jogging stroller is right for you, here are the 5 features that help you to choose the best one.
Thu, 02 Jun 2016 07:23:30 -0500There are a variety of programs, including family child care and infant day care, with their own distinct curriculums and activities. Despite the differences, these programs can be a great way for your kids to try new activities, make new friends, and get prepared for pre-school.
Wed, 25 May 2016 15:09:35 -0500Every parent wants the best for their children, so many people are tempted by organic baby clothing that is said to be perfectly safe. This issue is getting more pressing today as the number of children suffering from various skin disorders is increasing. However, are organic fabrics really that different from non-organic baby clothing?
Wed, 25 May 2016 07:37:00 -0500The new baby in the house is a source of boundless joy, but every once in a while, when situations get a bit gloomy, handmade baby quilts for boys and girls could be just the ticket to bring back the sunshine. Mom Will Cheer Up - Mom couldn't help but smile when she looked at the baby quilt you brought to the shower, covered with cute little lady bugs and harmonizing prints.
Mon, 23 May 2016 14:27:54 -0500Organic products and foods are most preferred today because of the many advantages they have over other products. When talking about organic cotton that is used to make organic clothing, this is simply cotton that is not conventionally farmed. Hence it has not been exposed to pesticides and herbicides. The crops are instead produced using methods such as crop rotation and hand hoeing to get rid of the weeds instead of using the chemicals designed for the same. But what really makes organic baby clothing better?
Fri, 20 May 2016 15:52:48 -0500The main function of a double stroller is to keep your babies in comfort when you take them anywhere. It can be difficult to find the best double stroller for everyone simply because parents have their own personal preferences.
Fri, 20 May 2016 14:51:12 -0500It is a common and general fact that most of the babies do get diaper rash at some point. Irrespective of the fact that you have been very careful rashes, after all, do appear sometimes. But you need not get perturbed; there are many remedies which you can use to protect your little one's bottom. So, plan well in advance. This article will tell you how to take care of diaper rash as well as avoid erupts. Your kid's little bottom will surely be grateful to you!
Wed, 18 May 2016 12:15:19 -0500If you have small children, a pack and play is not a luxury. It is very handy on vacation if you are going to sleep over. What should you look for when buying a traveling bed to ensure the safety and comfort for your baby?
Tue, 17 May 2016 11:01:29 -0500A stroller is the modern version of transporting the baby safely and conveniently. The days of hanging them on our backs or placing them in compartments that were pulled along by animals are gone.
Mon, 16 May 2016 06:32:22 -0500Are you getting ready for a new baby? If so, you may want to collect all the stuff you will need. You will need different types of devices and playthings to make sure your baby will be happy. Plus, all these things will give you peace of mind. Do you need a baby monitor as well? If this is going to be your first baby, probably you should buy a baby monitor.
Mon, 16 May 2016 06:31:34 -0500If you are getting ready for your first baby, you may want to check out a good video baby monitor. The basic models are good, but those with video offer more information and functionality. Below we have thrown some light on 5 advantages of having a quality video baby monitor.
Thu, 12 May 2016 12:55:22 -0500Out of various developmental milestones in babies, one of the major ones is crawling. It is because crawling is his first sign towards physical fitness, mobility, and development of cognitive, gross motor and visual-spatial skills. So, if you are also a new parent and want to know important details on when babies crawl, then you must go on reading this article.
Thu, 12 May 2016 06:26:29 -0500More and more parents are starting to look at alternatives to feeding their babies the processed food in jars. Many of the jars of baby food include a lot of added sugars and preservatives, which isn't good for the baby to ingest.
Wed, 11 May 2016 14:23:29 -0500Parents are always keen to teach each and every basic skill to their kids and just like other sessions, they are excited to know when to potty train boys. While each and every child is unique and has his or her special requirements, there are some tips you can use for all of them. This article list some of the best, tried and tested tips you can follow to potty train your boy without encountering any trouble.
Wed, 11 May 2016 07:48:05 -0500Long before that precious little one can appreciate a paper book, the handmade baby quilt you brought to the shower will show him the magic of stories. Sure, you knew he was going to love the cuddliness of the super-soft flannel fabric, and you were confident that he'd love the security his quilt would deliver when he snuggled with it far from home.
Tue, 10 May 2016 06:56:20 -0500Living with baby colic can be a very stressful and trying time in a new mother's life. Described as uncontrollable crying in an otherwise healthy infant for more than three hours a day, three times a week and for longer than three weeks, colic can feel like a hopeless situation for a mother already dealing with sleep deprivation and postpartum hormones. If you think you may be dealing with a case of baby colic, then take a look at the five most common mistakes parents of a colicky baby make:
Mon, 09 May 2016 11:07:01 -0500Breastmilk promotes beneficial bacterial growth in your baby's gut, contains the optimal nutrition levels, it's free, it's environmentally friendly, and it promotes a type of bonding you will find it difficult to experience in any other way. Breastfed babies are less likely to develop asthma, childhood cancer, respiratory infections, gastrointestinal infections, SIDS, and diabetes, among others.
Wed, 04 May 2016 14:48:25 -0500After 9 months of pregnancy, the arrival of your newborn opens up a whole new world of excitement for you. Not only you feel extremely happy but also have loads of baby care responsibilities. And if you're a first time mother, taking care of your newborn becomes an even more challenging task.
Wed, 04 May 2016 07:51:47 -0500When you bring a handmade baby quilt to the shower, you'll help the new little baby establish her identity from the moment her quilt first touches her. Here's how: Integrate Her Name or Initials into the Design - The beauty of a handmade baby quilt that you order from a states-side quilter is that you can tailor the design to the child.
Tue, 03 May 2016 06:42:54 -0500As a parent leading an active lifestyle you need a baby stroller for you to carry your baby around. To protect you baby you need to observe a number of safety tips: Keep the stroller close to you - You can't prevent all accidents by keeping the stroller close to you, but this doesn't mean that there aren't perks of staying close to your baby. In addition to preventing the unit from tipping over, you can also prevent it from rolling away with the baby on board.
Mon, 02 May 2016 08:09:36 -0500Baby reflux can cause discomfort in babies, particularly during the first year of life while their stomachs are adjusting to the post-womb environment. Your baby has particular acids in her stomach that help her break down milk. However, the mixture of milk and these acids can come back up into her esophagus, causing discomfort. If you have ever experienced heartburn, then you are familiar with the sensation!
Mon, 02 May 2016 08:08:53 -0500All babies cry to some extent, but a small percentage of the newborn population (about 15-25%) develop a condition where they cry considerably more than other babies. When otherwise healthy babies cry excessively, and seemingly inconsolably, for no obvious reason, it is known as baby colic. While not really a medical diagnosis, colic is largely considered more of a behavioral response to stimuli in the child's environment. While colic can cause stress for young families, there are things that can be done to manage it.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:33:28 -0500When children are young, they are more vulnerable to the world. Their hair is so fragile and soft that it needs to be looked after with non-harmful products. There are important minerals and vitamins that are added to children's shampoo and that has gentle ingredients for your baby.
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 08:40:16 -0500Baby bath time can be quite a challenge for new parents. Check out these 5 essentials that will make baby bath time enjoyable for both you and your little bundle of joy.
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 06:51:11 -0500Most new parents will spend money and go out and buy a baby monitor. In most instances they have no ideas the benefits that these monitors can provide and choosing one can be quite a daunting experience as there are so many different options to choose from. For those parents who haven't purchased one yet, you will want to see the benefits these devices provide to identify if they are the right choice for you moving forward.
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 06:50:27 -0500A baby humidifier can be beneficial depending on where you live and the climate your baby is exposed to on a regular basis. For parents in colder climates that tend to have windows tightly locked and the heating on to warm the home, you will find these devices will help to improve air quality, ensuring your baby gets to breathe better and reduce the risk of certain respiratory issues, which you may find yourself faced with if you don't invest in one of these affordable devices.