Breastfeeding 101: Benefits and 10 Facts for New Moms

By , On January 5, 2015, In Breastfeeding, With 0 Comments

Most veteran moms know all about the facts and benefits of breastfeeding her baby. However, many new moms often don’t know where to turn to find reliable information and often feel overwhelmed by all of the so-called “facts” that are out there. It’s best, of course, to consult with her doctor, nurse and a lactation.

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Potty Training Problems & Road Blocks

By , On January 1, 2015, In Parenting Tips, With 0 Comments

My child refuses to sit on the potty Getting your child to sit on the potty is the first step to potty training. However, for some this is a lot easier said than done. First you will have to figure out why your child is refusing to sit on the potty. Is he afraid? Maybe.

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How to Banish Working Mom Guilt

By , On December 31, 2014, In Parenting Tips, With 0 Comments

Being a mom is a hard job, especially when you also have to work a full time job outside of the home. As many moms now provide the only or primary source of income for their families, they are spending more and more time away from home and less time with the kids. This leads.

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Tips to Help Cope With Acid Reflux in Babies

By , On December 30, 2014, In Health, With 0 Comments

Acid reflux (also known as gastro-esophageal reflux) is a very common issue in infants and babies under a year old. In fact, nearly 25% of all children experience it at one time or another. It includes some mild symptoms like spitting up and some serious symptoms, like restlessness, trouble sleeping, abdominal pain, and throat and.

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Awesome Organic Recipes for the Family

By , On December 28, 2014, In Holidays, Parenting Tips, Recipes, With 0 Comments

I prefer to live a healthy lifestyle wherever I can. That’s especially true when it comes to the products and foods I offer my kids. Organic cooking is not that much different than cooking traditionally grown foods, you just have to keep an eye on your ingredients. Sometimes you have to make some substitutions, but.

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What Baby Foods to Avoid and How to Make Your Own

By , On December 23, 2014, In Food & Drink, With 0 Comments

As we know, not all food is created equal. Some is higher in salt, sugar, or fat, and we have to make those considerations when we eat. But just because certain foods are safe for you and I doesn’t mean they’re good for our children. Over the last few years, a lot of information on.

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7 Awesome Holiday Recipes

By , On December 20, 2014, In Recipes, With 0 Comments

This is the time of year that we love, but also dread. It seems like there’s food everywhere! We can’t stop by someone’s home without them pushing plate of food at you. There’s even boxes and bags of sweets available at work, kids’ schools, and even the bank! In most cultures, food is a big.

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Signs That Your Baby is Teething

By , On December 19, 2014, In Uncategorized, With 0 Comments

When your baby starts to teethe, it’s not only painful and uncomfortable for them but also having to watch this as a parent. Somewhere between three and twelve months, your baby’s teeth will begin to make their entrance into this world. Even if it’s not completely visible, your baby will certainly make it known that.

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How to Raise Grateful Kids

By , On December 17, 2014, In Parenting Tips, With 0 Comments

No matter the age of the individual, counting your blessings is an important aspect to appreciating the life you’ve been given. This sentiment is especially true when it comes to teaching your kids to be grateful as they get older and can realize what they’ve been blessed with. Your children will never get everything they.

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How to Encourage Women to Breastfeed

By , On December 16, 2014, In Breastfeeding, With 0 Comments

While I think the trend in our culture is turning back to breastfeeding, there’s still work to be done. We can’t outright force women to nurse (as that certainly wouldn’t be right), but we can work to change the perception of breastfeeding and educate women to its benefits. Here are some ways you can be.

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