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Building Confidence In Girls
Jul 25, 2017
As women we’ve made undeniable progress over the years. We earn more college and graduate degrees than....
Teeth Brushing
Jul 21, 2017
At birth people usually have 20 baby teeth, which start to come in at about 6 months of age. It is around this....

Death and Loss

Jul 18, 2017
A friend of mine has a four-year-old who recently lost two of her grandparents: her dad's father and her mom's....

Thumb Sucking

Jul 14, 2017
Most babies will enjoy sucking on something, whether it be an object or their own fingers. It is normal for....

Separation Anxiety

Jul 10, 2017
There comes a time in every parent’s life when they have to leave their little one – whether....

Travelling with a Little One - Tips & Lists

Jul 07, 2017
Travelling with a young child can add enormous stress to your journey and can make the thought of taking a....

Stress and Family

Jul 04, 2017
Stress These days, everyone is talking about stress. Stress is a universal experience that can lead to....

Babies and Cats

Jun 16, 2017
If you are a cat owner and find yourself expecting a baby who will be coming home to share a living space with....
Crying Babies
Jun 12, 2017
A newborn baby is bound to cry, of course, this being his primary means of signaling distress or a basic....
Dealing With Aggressive Behaviour In A Little One
Jun 06, 2017
Being a parent is not only hard; it is also sometimes downright humbling. As a mom or dad, we sign up to....
Disciplining Your Kids
May 26, 2017
When discipline is carried out positively, it can help your child learn self-control and build a sense of....
Siblings Rivalry
May 22, 2017
With the birth of a second child, some sibling rivalry is bound to follow. The first-born may feel....
Family Time
May 02, 2017
Family! A small word with so many meanings! The word can mean the immediate family: parents and kids (and pets....
Stress and Parenthood
Apr 26, 2017
When we talk about reducing stress during family time, that can mean helping a difficult child during homework....
Spending Time With The Children / Part III: OUTDOOR 
Mar 17, 2017
Summer time, and the living is easy… well that was when you had no children. Now that those little....
Spending Time With The Children / Part II: INDOOR
Mar 14, 2017
Spending time with your children can be a fun family moment, or a special date between a child and a parent....

Spending Time With The Children / Part I: At home

Mar 12, 2017
So many things to do! So little time! School, work, homework, meals, family time, deadlines… Family....

Benefits of Nursery Rhymes for Kids

Mar 09, 2017
Verbal Skills – When children repeat songs and rhymes they hear, they put efforts to express....

Difference between a Nurse, Nanny, Babysitter & Midwife

Mar 06, 2017
What is a nurse? A Baby Nurse is an experienced trained infant/newborn specialist who comes into your home in....

How Long Will Food Last in the Freezer?

Mar 01, 2017
The below applies to a freezer set at - 18°C or less. Uncooked chicken or turkey pieces: 9....

Baby Behavior & Biting

Feb 28, 2017
At around 10 months old, your baby will have already started teething and most probably biting to ease his....

Shaking Babies

Feb 27, 2017
Cases of shaken babies (less than a year old) - by nannies or parents - have been widely circulated online and....

Safe Ideas to Make your Home Child Friendly

Feb 27, 2017
As a child grows during her early years, it is your job as a parent to guide him towards independence and....

Trimming Your Baby’s Nails

Feb 27, 2017
Trimming your baby’s nails for the first time is something you’ll have to undertake eventually....

Baby Development Personality Stages

Feb 27, 2017
A lot of your kid’s personality depends on their DNA (a little bit of mommy, a little bit of daddy....

Baby Personality & Potty Training

Feb 27, 2017
In recent decades, research and approaches to potty training strategies have increased dramatically. In the....
“Breastfed babies need water”: True or False?
Feb 24, 2017
False!   Really, think about it, your milk has about 90% of water and formula is diluted in water. So....
Develop your child’s taste buds / Phase two: While nursing
Feb 24, 2017
Baby’s taste buds develop still while he’s nursing because whatever you are having while....
Develop your child’s taste buds / Phase three: babies and toddlers
Feb 24, 2017
Once you stop nursing and start solid foods, your baby will start a – bumpy -  journey of taste....
Develop your child’s taste buds / Phase four: children and teenagers
Feb 24, 2017
Children are very challenging when it comes to eating healthy and developing good food habits. They are not....
Tips to help your children develop their sense of taste adventure.
Feb 24, 2017
Below is a list to help you navigate your children’s journey of tastes and food discoveries: Talk....
What To Expect With Your Baby's Teeth
Feb 24, 2017
New parents often ask dental professionals 3 recurring questions concerning their baby’s....
Screens and Children - General Tips
Feb 24, 2017
The TV had created a huge debate back in the 1970’s and 1980’s - a debate that is still raging on....
Screens and Toddlers – from 0 to 3 years
Feb 24, 2017
Let’s say things very simply. Screens and toddlers: NO – a major no.The number of toddlers being....
Screens and Preschoolers – from 3 to 6 years
Feb 24, 2017
Screens are all around us and it is nearly impossible not to use them and not to give our child our phone from....
Screens and Children – from 6 to 10 years
Feb 24, 2017
This is the time when children start school, they become more independent, active, and social, and they....
Screens and Teenagers
Feb 24, 2017
Starting twelve, the time spent in front of any type of screen increases to approximately 7 hours a day....
8 Steps to Become a Happier Parent
Feb 24, 2017
There are many recipes out there to be a perfect parent or to be as close as it gets, but we all know that....
Seven Safety Tips for Baby’s Sleep
Feb 24, 2017
One of the scariest words out there for a parent is SUDI AKA “cot death” (including SIDS and fatal....
How To Make Reading A Habit
Feb 24, 2017
Reading to your children is a nice activity to do together. It helps strengthen the bond between you and gives....
The Benefits of Reading to Your Child
Feb 24, 2017
Now that the routine is established, how will your child benefit from all these moments spent reading to....
Everything You Need To Know About Car Seats
Feb 24, 2017
One of the most important tasks we have as parents is to keep our children safe when on the road. We might....
Sleeping: General Information
Feb 24, 2017
All you need to know to help your baby sleep betterThe need to sleep is one of children’s 16 essential....
All You Need To Know To Help Your Baby Sleep Better - Babies night waking and day sleeping
Feb 24, 2017
After 9 months in the womb, baby doesn’t know that sleep takes place at night. It is up to you to put in....
All You Need To Know To Help Your Baby Sleep Better - Sleep Cycles
Feb 24, 2017
To keep working properly, our body needs sleep. There is no other way to restore our bodies and minds. This is....
All You Need To Know To Help Your Baby Sleep Better - Sleep Routine and Crutches
Feb 24, 2017
Routine might be boring for some of us but it is an essential part of a baby’s life. Leading a....
Sleep Distrubances
Feb 24, 2017
You’ve spent months feeding baby at night, teaching him to know the difference between night and nap, to....
All You Need To Know To Help Your Baby Sleep Better - Newborns: Nursing and sleeping
Feb 24, 2017
A newborn baby naturally needs 16-18 hours of sleep (8-9 nighttime and 7-9 of nap time). However, there are....

Baby Personality & Nursing - 5 General Nursing Personalities

Feb 24, 2017
Getting to know your baby from the day he is born is amongst the many things a mother adjusts to. Your baby....

How To React To Accidents?

Feb 24, 2017
As parents, we are constantly on the lookout for our children’s wellbeing. Knowing what to expect and....

Babies Common Injuries

Feb 24, 2017
At each stage of your baby’s development path comes an increased level of mobility and autonomy. With....
18 Reasons Why Yoga is Beneficial During and After Pregnancy
Feb 22, 2017
Whether you are a highly active person, or someone who has never before done any physical activities, it is....
Burping: Why and How?
Feb 21, 2017
No matter how air is swallowed, it ends up in the digestive tract, where digestion takes place, and has to....
How Are Gas & Breastfeeding Related?
Feb 21, 2017
Gas is the presence of air in the digestive tract, where digestion takes place. Some foods such as....
Is there a link between a gassy baby and lactose intolerance?
Feb 21, 2017
It seems like it is a new trend for babies to be lactose intolerant, and this affliction is said to be the....
Are babies sensitive to what a nursing mom is eating?
Feb 21, 2017
First things first: Typically, it takes anywhere between 1 to 24 hours with an average of 4-6 hours for the....
Develop your child’s taste buds /  Phase one: In the womb
Feb 21, 2017
Baby’s taste buds start forming during the first 2 months of pregnancy. 13 to 15 weeks into the....