Category: Baby Advice

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Are You Wondering How You’ll Feed Your Newborn? Here Are Helpful Tips

One of the greatest joys of a mother is to breastfeed her child because it’s a bonding moment for both. A newborn curls their little fingers around its mother, and the feeling is heavenly. However, breastfeeding can be stressful if you’re not producing enough milk for the child, job commitment, and health reasons. Such situations can...

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The Difference Between Toddler Formula And Natural Milk

If you are starting a family, the nutrition and healthy growth of your children is likely one of your highest priorities. In this regard, as children start to grow, it can be difficult to know how feeding time needs to change and how to go about it. Toddlers, in particular, can be a difficult demographic to...

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Green Products Every Baby Needs

When I was pregnant the first time, I didn’t have a baby shower. Did I feel bad? Of course not. It wasn’t a big deal. How much stuff did a baby need? A few friends gave me some presents: a piggy bank, a little hat, stuffed animals, a diaper bag. Then I started reading What to...

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Childhood Nicknames – Do They Stick?

Could you imagine being in a crowded restaurant having lunch with an important business associate when suddenly someone yells at you from across the room, “St-t-t-tuttering Stan Wallace from Belville Middle School? Is that r-r-r-really y-y-y-you?!” or, “No way! Pee Pants Pam from Ridgemont High? What’s up, girl?” The restaurant goes so quiet you could hear...

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Breastfeeding: Are You Still a Good Mom, Even if You Don’t?

“Breast is best.” This is the motto of breastfeeding mothers everywhere. Unfortunately, there is also a strong opinion that comes with the above motto, “Breastfeeding mothers are the best moms,” giving moms who don’t breastfeed a burden of guilt that is absolutely unfair. While I am all about breastfeeding and will always choose that for my own...

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Fun Art for Kids – The Educational Value of Visiting A Museum

I remember one time when my siblings and I were taken to a small, local art museum and the tour guide told my mother, “Your children are the best behaved and most attentive I’ve ever had the pleasure of leading. I usually don’t like having children on a tour, but yours are the exception.” My mother...

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Choosing the Best Childrens Beds For a Great Night’s Sleep

Children’s beds are essential part of kids’ bedroom as they can brighten your child’s bedroom. These beds come in an assortment of designs, shapes, sizes and color and most kids love them due to the versatility they demonstrate. From Cophenhagen single beds and princes beds to Sussex single beds and midi sleepers. Searching for the right...

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How to Keep Your Kids Happy on a Road Trip

Road trips present some of the most fun times you can ever have! You are probably thinking of the good old days when you were still in uni, or when you young and single, but who’s to say that you can’t have a great road trip now that you have a family? In fact, if I...