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4 Baby Making Mistakes Corrected

Many couples plan most of the things in their life. They plan to get married, they plan their perfect honeymoon, and then they plan for a baby. What many don’t plan for is not being able to conceive after trying for over a year. You would think conceiving would be super easy, but in fact […]

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Advice and Tips For Bathing Your Newborn

Advice and Tips For Bathing Your Newborn Creating a routine for bathing your newborn is very important, especially in the first week of life. If a baby is changed frequently, they won’t need to be bathed daily. That doesn’t mean you can’t incorporate sponge bathing into their nightly routine. Bathing in a tub with certain soaps […]

Mommy to Mama

From Mommy to Mama and More

From Mommy to Mama and More When you first bring that bundle of joy home you just can’t wait to hear their first words. Of course, what you want to hear from them is “mommy” and for most kids that is the moniker that sticks, at least at first. But have you noticed the switch […]

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Is Your Child Ready For Preschool?

Is Your Child Ready For Preschool? Among the many hard decisions parents will face in the first few years of their child’s life, is the question of preschool. Most preschools start accepting children when they reach 2 1/2 years old, but that doesn’t always mean your child is ready. The readiness of a child about […]

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Baby Formula Health Facts

Baby Formula Health Facts The gold standard of nutrition for your child is breastfeeding. Through breastfeeding, you’re offering your child active enzymes, hormones and other important compounds. Many feel that there’s nothing better than giving their newborn baby a piece of them, something that is beneficial to both their health and development in the years […]

Pacifiers

All About Toddlers and Pacifiers

All About Toddlers and Pacifiers Many children use pacifiers well into their toddler and even into preschool years to soothe and calm themselves. Experts feel that toddlers hold onto pacifiers because it relieves stress, helps them adjust to certain situations, and it’s used as a transitional object. It’s completely normal for your child to crave […]

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Huggies Brazil Allows Blind Mothers To See Their Children

Huggies Brazil Allows Blind Mothers Opportunities to See Their Children It’s probably never occurred to you that an ultrasound is not as heartwarming an experience for someone who doesn’t have their vision. They are not able to see the 3D image of their future child which is often a very emotional and surreal experience for […]

miscarriage

The Common Causes Of A Miscarriage

The Common Causes Of A Miscarriage   Now that you’re pregnant, you may be concerned with the risks associated with a miscarriage. Most miscarriages occur for reasons we can’t explain and have no control over. In fact, most doctors and scientists can’t find the exact cause of why women miscarry, but learning what causes a […]

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What To Do When Your Child is Being Bullied

One thing that every parent hates is when his or her child is being bullied. Our mother hen comes out and we want to rescue our child. We don’t’ want to see them hurt or upset. But, what is the right thing to do when this happens? How should we handle it when our child […]

coddling

Are We Coddling Our Kids Too Much?

Are We Coddling Our Kids Too Much? Lately I have heard of tiny babies with elaborate birthday parties, a mom who makes an annual time capsule for her son to give him on his 18th birthday and parents who worry about their children’s safety the moment they walk out the door. Have we become the […]