7 Tips for Comforting a Crying Baby

by: Mardie Caldwell, C.O.A.P. You have just taken your baby home from the hospital and it is one of the happiest days of your life. Well, not if you are having a difficult time comforting your crying baby. Many parents get overly concerned that there is something wrong with their baby because she is crying. … Read more 7 Tips for Comforting a Crying Baby

Top Ten Tips To Get Your Baby Sleeping Better

by: Tammy Hussin Having a new baby is an incredibly exciting time, but it can also be filled with a great deal of anxiety. One major source of that anxiety is if you have a baby who isn’t sleeping well. Sleep deprivation will quickly wear you down, and your baby will be exhausted and irritable … Read more Top Ten Tips To Get Your Baby Sleeping Better

Baby Proofing Basics

by: Olga Sysoef One of the first things that goes through a new parent’s head is the need for safety. Baby proofing your home is a major concern – and rightfully so. Many accidents that happen in the home can be prevented with a few safety precautions. Before you spend a penny on baby proofing … Read more Baby Proofing Basics

Prepare Your Baby to Walk with Ease

by: Olga Sysoef One concern many parents have is teaching their baby to walk. It may seem like it just comes naturally – and to an extent it does! However, there are things you can do to prepare your baby to walk. Babies don’t just wake up one day and start walking. There’s a natural … Read more Prepare Your Baby to Walk with Ease

Discover More About The Wonderful Life Of A 1 Month Old Baby

by: Linda E. Joy He was your bundle of joy when he was first born. And now,a month down the line, he is a gurgling,fascinating 1 month baby. While the pride and joy continues to remain. There are also a number of other things that you need to know regarding your 1 month baby now. … Read more Discover More About The Wonderful Life Of A 1 Month Old Baby

You, Your Newborn, Your Partner And Your Emotional Rollercoaster

by: Sandra Martinez Your first meeting with your baby has a power that moves mountains, it will define the first step in the process of bonding and you will never forget it. Especially if the delivery was natural, he won’t be the cute little thing of diaper ads, she will be all wrinkled like a … Read more You, Your Newborn, Your Partner And Your Emotional Rollercoaster

Baby Shower Cake Ideas : For A Great Centerpiece and Dessert

by: Karen O’Donnell A baby shower is a form of celebration that aims to welcome the newest member in the family. Although baby showers were originally intended only for first-borns modern practices now allow baby shower parties for every baby that comes in the family. Baby showers are usually organized and arranged by the relatives … Read more Baby Shower Cake Ideas : For A Great Centerpiece and Dessert

Biblical Baby Names — A Treasure Trove For Expectant Parents

by: Neil Street I recently had the opportunity to conduct a short but fascinating print interview with Judith Tropea, author of the recently-published book, “Classic Biblical Baby Names – Timeless Names for Modern Parents.” At the outset, I was struck by a quotation from the book’s introduction — a quotation from Proverbs, 22:1, “A good … Read more Biblical Baby Names — A Treasure Trove For Expectant Parents

Every Mental Illness is a Chronic Disease: Including Depression

by Linda Rosenburg Misconceptions about mental illness have existed for centuries. Accused of everything from moral failings to demonic possession, people with mental illness had been forced to hide their suffering. The Surgeon General of the United States reported in 1999 that stigma was the single largest barrier to the recovery of people with mental … Read more Every Mental Illness is a Chronic Disease: Including Depression

Pregnant Stretch Marks – Simple Tips To Help To Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

by Steve Barker Almost every new or expectant mother may worry about the appearance of stretch marks, this is very common among pregnant women. Pregnant stretch marks, however, can become a source of embarrassment for you, especially if they are highly noticeable after your child has been born. Even though this is such a common … Read more Pregnant Stretch Marks – Simple Tips To Help To Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

Pregnant And Obese: Are The Maternity Services Adequate?

by Daniel Harris The UK public is getting heavier. March statistics show that 1:4 of the population is now clinically obese. This has meant a steep increase in obesity related health disorders including type II diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol and joint problems. As a result, many patients have considered bariatric surgery to treat their obesity. … Read more Pregnant And Obese: Are The Maternity Services Adequate?

Easy, Breezy Baby Shower Planning

Everyone loves babies, and everyone loves a party.  So what is the perfect party to plan?  That’s right a Baby Shower!  With all the new ideas for gifts, themes and decorations, anyone can plan an amazing, yet stress free, Baby Shower. If the new mom comes from a large family, be aware that she may … Read more Easy, Breezy Baby Shower Planning

Storage Solutions for a Clutter-Free Nursery

by Kim Proulx The amount of baby stuff that comes with a newborn can be quite a shock to new parents. It doesn’t help that you need to stock up on things like diapers and wipes so you’re always prepared for those unexpected baby messes. Especially when things happen in the middle of the night. … Read more Storage Solutions for a Clutter-Free Nursery

Fun Nursery Themes That Will Even Have Your Baby Talking!

by Michael Holland There are many whimsical, fun baby room themes if you are planning on decorating a nursery. Infants need stimulation, so parents get the chance to be kids again and let their playfulness and imagination run wild. A fun, flexible baby room theme is to decorate it in whimsical patterns. Try painting butter … Read more Fun Nursery Themes That Will Even Have Your Baby Talking!