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Tips To Deal With The Overactive Toddler

Tips To Deal With The Overactive Toddler

Small children can be a ton of fun, but they can be so much extra work, and just so tiring! A toddler who has some structure and is given some purpose that makes activity seem worthwhile is a happy toddler, and if that activity is sufficiently challenging to tire out the wee one it also […]

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Beware: Parenthood Can Strain A Marriage

They say a baby can cement a marriage; giving parents something precious in common to care for and love. That may well be, but it is important for expectant and new parents not to get complacent; a new baby is also a lot of work and can also strain a marriage. Parenting is a 24×7 […]

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Why Do Doctors Slap Newborn Babies?

We have all probably seen those films when the mother labors through a delivery and is rewarded by the sight of her new baby, whom the doctor then promptly proceeds to slap. So why does the doctor slap or spank the child in this way when he or she is born? Well fact is doctors […]

Can You Teach A Baby To Talk?

Can You Teach A Baby To Talk?

Well yes and no. There are several things you can do to encourage your baby to talk; things you can do to make sure baby is exposed to language as much as possible, but really there is no way to make a baby talk. Understand that all milestones of each baby can vary greatly and […]

8 Qualities Of Toddler Toys You Must Buy

8 Qualities Of Toddler Toys You Must Buy

Ever wonder what’s the best and appropriate toy for your child? Toddler toys come in different shapes and sizes. Their prices vary in the market too. But before you choose to buy the most beautiful and expensive toys for your child, you might want to consider the following qualities of toddler toys you should buy […]

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Being Vegetarian And Breastfeeding

Some people claim that vegetarian moms probably are not able to provide adequate nutrition to their newborn baby by way of their breast milk. In particular, the claim is made when mother is a vegan. Since Vegans don’t have dairy or milk products, are they taking in enough calcium to pass it on to their […]

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There Could Be A Cost Of Not Breastfeeding, Says Study

While it is now well established that breastfeeding is the best option for a newborn baby as well as the mother, research keeps adding to the sum of our knowledge about all the different reasons why and how it is so good. Now a study tells us that as many as 900 babies (to say […]

Games For A Toddler Christmas Party

Games For A Toddler Christmas Party

Planning a party where the principal guests are going to be toddlers, and making sure that the little guests are both entertained and also not being destructive is a considerable challenge; one that would make a formal dinner party seem like child’s play to organize and conduct. Some little thought applied can make it quite […]