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You don't need to break your budget or overspend in order to find the best and the cutest clothes for baby. A few simple outfits can make him or her just adorable, and you can even add some accessories to clothes they already have to make them even more appropriate for the season.
First, consider the colors of the... Read all »
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Families with very young kids should take into account they have a different experience to older kids. Very young kids may find a holiday like Xmas to be overwhelming.
It’s traditional for parents to make Xmas day the climax of a huge build up of excitement over a few weeks. Adults and older kids love the build... Read all »
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However, no matter how good the Xmas feeling is and how much you love the traditions, it must be done in a way that is safe for the kids and home. Don’t become relaxed regarding open flames because just because it’s Xmas.
An open flame in the presence of young children is a hazard and a danger. Candles must be... Read all »
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What makes potty training controversial is ‘when and how’. Parents are often faced with reams of advice from friends, family members, professionals and the internet. In such a situation it is best that parents take a step back and observe their child before embarking on potty training.
This may be difficult if... Read all »
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Take Lots of Pictures
For baby’s first Christmas make sure you always have a camera on hand. You want to be able to capture all those silly and heartwarming moments on film so you can see them again later. Take a picture of the baby with Grandma and Grandpa and of course their siblings. You want to be able to... Read all »
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In the first few months of life, infants will frequently vomit small quantities of formula. Posseting is caused by their tiny bodies adjusting to life and to fluids, and is completely normal. Your baby will only spit up a couple tablespoons of liquid. Making sure not to overfeed and getting a good burp from baby can... Read all »
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Household cleaners are some of the worst offenders for internal damage and poisoning of young children. If you have young children n the home, you must store hazardous products on a high shelf where they cannot reach or ideally in a locked cabinet. Do not rely on a product having a child proof cap. Companies cannot... Read all »
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Get to Their Eye Level and See Their World
One of the best ways to see the world through the eyes of a toddler is to be shorter. Adults are tall and their eyes are higher up, so their world is a bit different than that of a toddler. When parents get down to the eye level of their toddler children, they can see the... Read all »
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It is known that women who are living in developing countries and whom don’t have a perfect diet are able to produce breast milk that is very nutritious. This shows that it is possible to produce breast milk that is very nutritious because the body works first to make sure that you are able to provide for your baby... Read all »
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If you’re flying with your newborn, plan the flight around your baby’s naptime, usually in mid-afternoon. They’ll be sleepier and less likely to be awake and fussy. A nighttime flight can also be good. Try to keep them up during the day or only allow them a light, quick nap. If the baby is exhausted during... Read all »
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Onions are safe to add to your child's diet from about one year of age, but must be introduced slowly. As with all foods, when you add it, don't add any other food for three or four days to see if there is any allergic reaction. Allergies to onions are very rare, but there may be another reaction. Onions have a... Read all »
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One reason that both mom and dad should be sure to cuddle a baby every day is that this creates a bond between them. When a baby is held by mom or dad, he or she will feel an instant connection to them. They can recognize their voice and their face more readily. Being held also makes a baby feel more secure. They... Read all »