Strategies For Helping Your Baby Sleep

Strategies For Helping Your Baby Sleep Most parents of newborns realize they’re in for plenty of slumber-deprived nights. While every new mom and dad hopes their little one will sleep peacefully from the first night onward, it rarely happens. In most cases, four or five months will pass before a baby will begin sleeping “normal” hours. There are as many strategies for encouraging your little one to sleep as there are...

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Straight From The Nurse’s Mouth: Advice For Moms-To-Be

Straight From The Nurse’s Mouth: Advice For Moms-To-Be During the first trimester, childbirth seems far in the future. Even during months four through six, few moms-to-be are anxious about the big day. However, as the due date draws steadily closer, many women find themselves concerned that not everything will go according to plan. Some decide to let things happens organically. Other pregnant women overcompensate and plan every...

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Signs That Your Baby Is Teething

Signs That Your Baby Is Teething Babies begin teething sometime between three and twelve months. Some will sail through the episode with nary a whimper. Others will experience a significant amount of discomfort – and they’ll let their parents know about it. While forecasting the beginning of your little one’s ordeal is all but impossible, there are several signs that will alert you. Here are four signs that your...

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The New Parent’s Guide To Coping With Colic
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The New Parent’s Guide To Coping With Colic

The New Parent’s Guide To Coping With Colic When your infant cries, you rush to his side to attend to his needs. This is a normal dynamic shared between babies and their parents. Their only way to communicate is by crying. When mom or dad hears the wail, they come running. It’s part of our programming. One in five babies develop colic. It’s not a disease that new parents need to be concerned about. Instead,...

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Your Baby And Your Friendships: Maintaining A Healthy Balance

Your Baby And Your Friendships: Maintaining A Healthy Balance Being a new mother, while exciting (and exhausting), presents its share of challenges. Among them, it’s often difficult to maintain relationships with your network of girlfriends. With your newborn demanding your attention around the clock, the flexibility you once enjoyed is all but a memory. Last-minute dinner plans are a thing of the past. So too, are quick...

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Does a Toddler Bike Make a Good Gift?

What kind of gift are you going to get for your toddler? If you’re a mommy or daddy this can be a tricky question. You want to get them something cool which is also durable and will have a long life. But it’s also got to have enough appeal to hold their attention. There’s nothing worse than spending your hard earned dough (especially in this economy) on a present you think is outstanding only to have your little tike...

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