Month: December 2016

4 Games and Activities for 1-Year Olds to Develop Cognitive and Motor Skills

4 Games and Activities for 1-Year Olds to Develop Cognitive and Motor Skills

The first year of your baby’s life features incredible growth. Your baby starts completely helpless, and by his or her first birthday, has started to develop independence in thinking and movement. How can you help you child make progress on all of the things they should learn in that first […]

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Managing Gestational Diabetes for a Healthy Baby

Managing Gestational Diabetes for a Healthy Baby

Gestational diabetes is a pregnancy-related condition that affects how your cells use sugar (glucose). Gestational diabetes causes high blood sugar that can affect your pregnancy and your baby’s health. Fortunately, this is a common complication that can be managed by eating healthy foods, exercising and in some cases, taking medication. […]

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Prevent Public Wardrobe Malfunctions

Prevent Public Wardrobe Malfunctions

Running around in your birthday suit may not be something that you find very appealing, especially in public areas, but your toddler may not find anything wrong with the idea! Around this age, you may begin to notice your toddler shedding their clothes – in and out of the house! […]

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Tips for Properly Using Car Seats for Ages 0 to 5 Years Old

Tips for Properly Using Car Seats for Ages 0 to 5 Years Old

If you’re expecting a child, one of the first practical things you will do before baby arrives is get the car seat adjusted and ready. There are many blog posts about dad’s first attempts at putting together the car seat. Getting that first car seat is indeed an exciting event, […]

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A simple guide to toilet training your child

A simple guide to toilet training your child

Toilet training your child is a big step in them becoming more independent from your care, and it can seem daunting on where to start! Preparation: On average a child will be around 2 years old when they are ready to start learning toilet training. A solid routine must be […]

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7 Long-Term Relationship Tips You Haven’t Heard Before

7 Long-Term Relationship Tips You Haven’t Heard Before

Being in a long-term relationship is a joy, but in some cases can feel like a chore. Couples tend to get stale or bored over time, which can lead to communication problems, arguments and even deeper problems. But if you’ve ever read a relationship book, it feels like you’ve read […]

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