The Benefits of Teaching Your Baby Sign Language

By Mandy McCollum One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is “why should I teach my baby sign language when he/she is not deaf?” Well that is a good question. Even if your child is not deaf, there is scientific research that has been done to show the benefits of sign language for … Read more

How Can I Preserve My Photographic Memories?

By Calandra Wright Many of our memories are best preserved in our collection of pictures. Those of us who are older remember the admonition to keep the negatives so other pictures could be printed. Now young people don’t even know what a negative is! So how can I preserve my digital memories? First, make sure you … Read more

Easy Infant Stimulation

By Tina Allen, LMT, CIIT, CIMI Many parents want to find ways to help stimulate their baby and what better way than through play time together. For babies, playing stimulates their senses, and helps them to learn. Playing with your baby, also known as infant stimulation, can include activities that stimulate your baby’s senses. From birth … Read more

The Benefits of Baby Sign Language Extend Way beyond the First Few Years

by: Lisa Baade Baby Sign Language is a communication method designed to be used with hearing babies and toddlers before they can speak. It is a simplified version of sign language designed to be easy enough for baby’s to use from 6 months of age. The baby signs are often borrowed or modified from traditional … Read more

Your Baby’s Crying – What To Do

by: Baby Care A baby is only a way of communicating – crying. Everything is very new for them, every feeling, every experience. Sometimes, for a new parent, it can be very difficult to work exactly what your baby is crying about. However, there are some basics that you can check if your baby cries. … Read more

Ingenious Baby Shower Gifts – Part 2

Ingenious Baby Shower Gifts – Part 2 Gifts Every Mom will LOVE! And they don’t break the bank! While I was researching my first shower gift article, I found so many products, that I decided to write another post on 15 additional items.  I am a grandmother now, and I am totally amazed at the … Read more

Practical Ways To Introduce Your Baby To Water

by: Stuart Mark Conde When in the water, whether it is at the pool or at the beach, safety should be your number one priority.This safety is especially important when it comes to children. There should always be an adult with them in the water , but there should be every other precaution taken as … Read more

Baby Travel Bed – 8 Perfect Sleeping Solutions for Your Little One

By: Sharon Maynard (This post contains affiliate links) If you’re not making use of a baby travel bed, both you and your child are losing out. It doesn’t matter if you are visiting the neighbor down the street or traveling to Grandma’s several states away; providing a safe and secure place for your little one … Read more

Picking The Right Teething Toy For Your Child

 By: Gemma Walker (This post contains affiliate links) The world of children’s products can be a mystifying place for brand-new parents or other family members of babies and kids. Everybody wishes to offer the best for their child however, occasionally, discovering the best products in the sea of offers can appear to be a desperate … Read more

The Car Seat Mirror Helps Moms and Dads Keep an Eye on Infant While operating A Car

 By: Kymberly Lee (This post contains affiliate links) This Mother’s Day, give the present of peace of mind to busy moms and dads toting their children in their automobiles. The Baby Car Mirror is the best present and option for safe driving. While it is common understanding that vehicle drivers must never ever take their … Read more

Post-Natal Fast Weight Loss With Celebrity Fitness Secrets

By Ram Gupta There are a lot of moms out there who have managed to lose post-natal weight fast and get into the best shape of their lives. Here are some celebrity fitness secrets that should help you get started and embrace the challenges of motherhood with better fitness than you have ever had before. … Read more

Totally Digital Event Planner Checklist and Gift List & Guest List Trackers

Introducing our Totally Digital Party Event Planner, Gift List & Guest List Trackers! The Party Event Planner Checklist, Gift List Tracker, and Guest List Tracker are Digital PDF downloads to help you plan your next Baby Shower, Daddy Do, or other event.  Once you download the documents to your computer, you can type in your planning … Read more

Baby Clothing You Should Get For The Baby

by: Joseph Nedrich Congrats, you are going to have a baby! You will need lots of things for the baby. And now let the checklist making start. You want to make a couple of lists, one will be necessities that you will wish to get, along with a second list for objects that will go … Read more

How to Help Older Children Adapt to a New Baby in the Family

by: Cindy Jett, LICSW It is well known that the introduction of a new baby into a family is life altering. This is particularly true for older children. Suddenly, they have to share Mommy and Daddy with someone else: someone more needy and more demanding than they are. The family is in flux and the … Read more

Celebrate Baby Shower With Photo Birth Announcements

by: Mavis Hayes Having a new addition in the family is one of the best things that will ever happen to you. Babies are the family’s bundle of joy, they keep every person in the house smiling. Birth announcement is an activity that will introduce your cuddly little baby boy or girl to the whole … Read more

Good Baby Shower Planning Information

Below are six posts that have some interesting information regarding planning and hosting a baby shower. Enjoy reading through their information. I hope you find something useful for your event! 8 Ways to Spoil Mama-To-Be at Her Baby Shower Throwing a baby shower? It’s absolutely the time to pull out all the stops and spoil … Read more

Baby Breathing Monitor – A Parent’s Peace Of Mind

by: Jon Brant A baby breathing monitor detects changes in breathing movements in the chest and abdomen of an infant. An alarm will ring and an integrated light will start to flash if breathing stops for longer than a pre-set time, which is usually around 20 seconds. Some monitors also measure the temperature and heartbeat … Read more

Back Pain During Pregnancy? Find Out How Wearing A Back Brace Can Help

by: Melissa Macdonald Are you pregnant and in pain? You are not alone, over half of all pregnant women experience back pain that affects their daily activities. What causes the pain? During pregnancy there is a softening of ligaments, stretching of the abdominal muscles, weight gain and postural changes , these combined put excessive strain … Read more

All Natural Infant Reflux Treatment

By: Steve Phillips According to the National Institute of Health, more than half of babies under three months old are diagnosed with infant reflux. In the majority of cases, this condition is not be cause for serious alarm. Infant reflux treatment can often be accomplished at home with changes to diet and feeding routine. For bottle … Read more

Why A Birth Plan Is Important

by: Clerence Summer Occasionally it seems like nine months is really a time, and other times you wonder if you will get everything carried out before the child is born. There are so numerous things to get done, and so numerous choices to make. 1 way to assist you finalize your delivery choices is to create … Read more

Methods To Prepare For Baby

by: Kerry Rooney The arrival of the baby into a household is both an exciting as well as tiring period. You can greatly reduce your stress and fatigue levels when baby arrives, by getting as much done now as possible. When you are about one month from your due date here are some things you can … Read more

Learn Baby CPR And Save Your Baby’s Life

by: Michael De Wet Your baby fills your life with happiness every day of your life. All parents would do anything for their children. If your baby suddenly starts choking or their breathing stops for some reason, do you know what to do? Most people have a hard time to imagine themselves in a situation like … Read more

Relax Your Baby When Colic Hits

by: Freddie Brister Your baby is fed and changed, but still cannot stop crying. You are wondering what is wrong and the one thing you can think of is that the baby is having colic. If this is the case, keep in mind that colic is common for babies, but can be prevented with simple changes … Read more

Dads And Newborns

by: Kerry Rooney We often speak about mom and child, and occasionally leave dad out of the picture. But times have changed and fathers are just as active in their baby’s lives. Decades ago you would have never heard of a father being at a baby shower, but now men and women attend showers. There are … Read more