Category: Parenting

5 Essential Tools for Parenting: “Unlocking Parental Intelligence” by Dr. Laurie Hollman

5 Essential Tools for Parenting: “Unlocking Parental Intelligence” by Dr. Laurie Hollman

Dr. Laurie Hollman is a clinician and author who writes frequently on her concept of “parental intelligence.” Her new book, Unlocking Parental Intelligence: Finding Meaning in Your Child’s Behavior,” is a fantastic resource for parents of infants, children and teenagers who are struggling to understand how their children think. Part […]

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How to Baby-Proof Your Home

How to Baby-Proof Your Home

If you have an infant, it may seem too soon to start baby-proofing your home, since your child is still learning how to lift his or her head. But child development happens quickly. One day your baby can’t lift her head and the next day she has already learned to […]

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Diapers and Their Alternatives: Finding the Best Choice for You

Diapers and Their Alternatives: Finding the Best Choice for You

Statistics claim that you will change about 7,000 diapers during the first three years of your child’s life. Disposable diapers were invented in the 1970s in order to make parents’ lives easier. The problem is that the plastic diapers are not biodegradable. That means all 7,000 of those dirty diapers […]

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How to safely introduce your toddler to a swimming pool

How to safely introduce your toddler to a swimming pool

It can be an anxious task with the mere thought on how to safely introduce your baby/toddler to a swimming pool. But it’s not as hard as you think if you know the right and safe way to let your toddler learn to swim. Warning: A baby should be over […]

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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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What to Put on Your Baby Shower Registry

What to Put on Your Baby Shower Registry

It is a challenge to create a baby shower registry if you are a first time mom. People have their own ideas about what you may need, but you may not even know yourself what is truly essential for a new mom. Many women end up with very cute gifts […]

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