Category: Parenting

5 Ways to Use Baby Talk to Build Language Skills

5 Ways to Use Baby Talk to Build Language Skills

The phrase “baby talk” has negative connotations, suggesting that when we engage with babies who have not yet learned to talk, we sound silly. Some people even suggest that we are talking to babies more for ourselves than for them, since babies can’t get anything out of baby talk anyway. […]

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What to Do When Your Child is Afraid of the Dark

What to Do When Your Child is Afraid of the Dark

It’s one of the most difficult areas of parenting: when your children won’t go to bed. This makes bedtime an big chore for millions of parents. Of course in many ways, kids can’t really help it when they create bedtime drama, since their young minds are wired to test the […]

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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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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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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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Thinking of Purchasing Breast Milk Off the Net? Think Twice

Thinking of Purchasing Breast Milk Off the Net? Think Twice

Breast-feeding your baby is the most natural and healthy way to go if you are looking to ensure your baby’s health. Breast milk is equipped with all of the nutrients that infants need in order to develop healthy and strong. Many mothers, however, find that when the time finally comes […]

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