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Recognizing Hunger In Your Newborn

Recognizing Hunger In Your Newborn

Some parents think that they will know when their baby is hungry because the baby will cry. Actually, crying is one of the final ways that your baby will use to communicate that she is hungry. If you learn to recognize baby’s earlier cues, and respond to them, there will be less crying, which makes […]

Toddler Games To Entertain And Educate Your Child

Toddler Games To Entertain And Educate Your Child

The toddler years are a time of huge development and growth and you can help your child reach maximum potential by playing suitable toddler games and organizing activities that will stimulate and entertain. Once a child gets onto their feet and becomes mobile, a wonderful world of new excitement and experience opens up. The time […]

Important Reasons Why More Parents Are Buying Organic Baby Clothing

Important Reasons Why More Parents Are Buying Organic Baby Clothing

These days, more and more people are concerned about the environment and about the effects of chemicals and toxins on the health and safety of their families. Organic baby clothing is one of the more recent ways that parents are discovering to protect their children. By definition, organic baby clothing has been made using only […]

Two Government Bodies Disagree About BPA In Baby Bottles

Two Government Bodies Disagree About BPA In Baby Bottles

Recent studies from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have found that 93% of tested people over the age of six out of 2,517 had BPA in their systems via urinalysis tests. Additionally infants were found to be exposed to BPA at higher rates due to the use of plastic baby bottles. BPA […]

Meconium And Your Newborn

Meconium And Your Newborn

If you have never cared for a newborn before, you may be surprised when you change your baby’s first diaper and find a thick, greenish-black, tar-like substance in the diaper. This substance is known as meconium. This is your baby’s first bowel movement. The first several bowel movements will be made up of meconium. Once […]

Nursery Furniture: What Pieces Do You Really Need?

Nursery Furniture: What Pieces Do You Really Need?

The range of items available in nursery furniture these days is absolutely mind-boggling, but how much do you really need? Everything you could possibly think of in nursery furniture, and some things you wouldn’t think of, are available in specialist stores, department stores and online stores and sites. Every expectant parent and grandparent wants the […]

Nursery Furniture: What Pieces Do You Really Need?

Nursery Furniture: What Pieces Do You Really Need?

The range of items available in nursery furniture these days is absolutely mind-boggling, but how much do you really need? Everything you could possibly think of in nursery furniture, and some things you wouldn’t think of, are available in specialist stores, department stores and online stores and sites. Every expectant parent and grandparent wants the new addition […]

Toy Safety Tips For Parents

Toy Safety Tips For Parents

There have been several instances of a young baby getting into a risky situation because he played with a toy meant for a child older than him. All discerning parents are well aware of the dangers inherent in allowing a small child to play with toys that have sharp edges or small parts that can […]