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  • 11 Tips To Putting Your Baby To Sleep At Last (Part 2)

    11 Tips To Putting Your Baby To Sleep At Last (Part 2)

    Some parents have such an easy time putting their incredibly behaved and angelic babies to sleep. For the rest of us, it’s a never ending battle. The moment you even think that you have it right down pat, you’ll face an obstacle that will basically put you back to square one in learning what works best on your tireless child. Go ahead and try these tested techniques to putting your baby to sleep and see what works for you. At least you no […]

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  • 11 Tips To Putting Your Baby To Sleep At Last (Part 1)

    11 Tips To Putting Your Baby To Sleep At Last (Part 1)

    Some parents have such an easy time putting their incredibly behaved and angelic babies to sleep. For the rest of us, it’s a never ending battle. The moment you even think that you have it right down pat, you’ll face an obstacle that will basically put you back to square one in learning what works best on your tireless child. Go ahead and try these tested techniques to putting your baby to sleep and see what works for you. At least you no […]

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  • 7 Newborn Sleep Safety Precautions To Reduce The Risk Of SIDS

    7 Newborn Sleep Safety Precautions To Reduce The Risk Of SIDS

    In the United States alone, there’s been a scary rise in numbers of young babies who’s lives were put in danger by circumstances that we could have otherwise prevented. And in most of these cases, they were both sudden and related to airway obstruction. We can always hope that it won’t happen to us, but the best way to reduce the risk of SIDS is to be informed about sleep safety. First, we need to be educated about what could lead to […]

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  • 10 Reasons Why Breastfeeding Is Truly Awesome (Part 2)

    10 Reasons Why Breastfeeding Is Truly Awesome (Part 2)

    (Read the first part of this article HERE.) 6. The antibodies in your milk protect your little one. Perhaps the most amazing thing about our milk is how it makes a child healthier and more protected from sicknesses! We pass essential antibodies and immunities through our milk. And when our child does get sick, the magical “baby spit backwash” allows our body to detect what the baby has so our body can produce whatever antibody is needed for the baby […]

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  • 10 Reasons Why Breastfeeding Is Truly Awesome (Part 1)

    10 Reasons Why Breastfeeding Is Truly Awesome (Part 1)

    1. It cements the bond between you and your child. A good way to improve your relationship with your child is to maximize your physical interaction with her–by breastfeeding! You form the habit of getting really close to each other, skin-to-skin, and you nourish your child with your body. Your child will have gotten used to your warmth and smell, and vice versa. You will later learn that you’re already losing yourself with each precious nursing moment. 2. Less hassle without […]

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  • 5 Ways Your Touch Improves Your Baby’s Development

    5 Ways Your Touch Improves Your Baby’s Development

    In this day and age, more and more parents are ditching old school ways of parenting and investing more time and effort in practicing something that’s been around for a pretty long time: attachment parenting. What does it mean when you practice attachment parenting? From the key word attachment, it literally means being around more and allowing the baby cling to mom for longer periods of time, even when the baby is not crying or demanding for anything. Older generations usually raise […]

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  • 4 Biggest Myths About Home Pregnancy Tests (And The Truth Behind Them)

    4 Biggest Myths About Home Pregnancy Tests (And The Truth Behind Them)

    Many women, especially younger ones, consider talking about pregnancy tests taboo. As a result, it’s natural for them to be a little clueless about it. Yes, you pee on the stick and wait for the line/s to appear, but surely there are other questions that you may have about this 19th century invention. Is it okay to use it right after intercourse? Can it tell if I’m having a girl or a boy? These are completely legitimate questions that any woman […]

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  • 7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Use Cloth Diapers

    7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Use Cloth Diapers

    In previous, lengthy posts, I talked on end about everything that you need to know about cloth diapers, as well as the many benefits of using them over disposable ones. And yet here I am, revealing several reasons why you shouldn’t be using them. Here goes: 1. It’s addicting. You probably already know where this article is going, but do continue! For the first item, I’m here to warn you that deciding to go the cloth diaper route involves preparation–to be helplessly addicted […]

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  • 5 Cute And Creative Ways To Document Your Baby’s Milestones

    5 Cute And Creative Ways To Document Your Baby’s Milestones

    Throughout modern history, parents have documented their babies’ milestones in one way or another—first step, first tooth, first word, first haircut, first solid food, first potty. And in today’s digital age, you can count on new generation parents to come up with clever and unique ways to record and permanently commemorate their babies’ special moments especially made easy and affordable with the use of computer programs, social media, smartphone apps, and high-tech photo and printing technology. Here are 5 ways creative mommies […]

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