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Attachment Parenting Recommends Co-Sleeping

Attachment Parenting Recommends Co-Sleeping

Although there is one view that says co sleeping is a major contributing factor for SIDS, according to proponents of Attachment parenting this is not so, co sleeping is actually beneficial when practiced by informed parents. So what are the factors in favor of co sleeping? New research is beginning to demonstrate that the Cry […]

Toys For Newborns - What To Get?

Toys For Newborns – What To Get?

Expectant parents are likely to enthusiastically rush out and buy a bunch of stuff that they are convinced will amuse and edify their new born. Before you do that however, consider the following: Newborns don’t see very well or beyond a short distance They are not able to comprehend a great deal. They cannot voluntarily […]

The Importance Of Talking To Your Baby

The Importance Of Talking To Your Baby

Many parents talk or read to their baby even before birth, to get their baby familiar with their voice and hoping that the sound will be soothing to the baby then as well as after birth. While people may or may not agree with this, talking to your baby is a very important activity which […]

Have A Dog? Initiate An Introduction With The New Arrival

Have A Dog? Initiate An Introduction With The New Arrival

If you have a pet, it is likely to be the baby of the house, the one that you lavish all your time and affection on; even perhaps the person that you do a lot of baby talk with. If you have, say a dog in the family, and are expecting a baby, understand that […]

Baby Poop Color - What Does It Indicate?

Baby Poop Color – What Does It Indicate?

A baby’s bowel movement, its frequency, its appearance, the consistency, the color and yes even the smell of baby poop is an excellent indicator that all is well with your little bundle of joy. Once the dark, tarry meconium is done with, this is what the color of poop indicates in general: Mustard colored poop […]

The Baby Book - For Fond Remembrances

The Baby Book – For Fond Remembrances

Now that your little bundle of joy has arrived you doubtlessly want to remember and preserve every little detail, every milestone, basically everything that your baby did for posterity. A baby book is not just for the parents, it can be a great thing for your baby to read, when he or she is old […]

Vintage Baby Clothing

Vintage Baby Clothing

Many parents look to get beautiful vintage clothing [Baby Clothing] reminiscent of a bygone era for occasions such as christenings or other important or significant occasions in the family. But even otherwise, vintage clothing has an old fashioned charm and allure that modern clothing cannot hope to evoke, so that many parents hope to look […]

Introducing Certain Solid Foods Late Increases Allergy Risk

Introducing Certain Solid Foods Late Increases Allergy Risk

Introducing some solids foods late in order to prevent kids from becoming allergic to them may be counterproductive. Finland researchers found that introducing certain foods to kids later makes them sensitized to those foods and increases their risk of developing allergies. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommend babies to be breastfed up to six months […]