Category: Parenting

Our 4 Best Tips for Effectively Disciplining Toddlers

Our 4 Best Tips for Effectively Disciplining Toddlers

For many moms, having to discipline toddlers is one of the most difficult and hair-raising experiences they will ever have. Toddlers can’t control their emotions yet, but moms need their kids to learn how to manage themselves without a constant battle of wills. These are our four best principles for […]

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6 Discussions You Must Have With Your Partner Before Having a Child

6 Discussions You Must Have With Your Partner Before Having a Child

So you got married and are in a stable relationship, and now you’re ready to have a child. What could go wrong?Plenty. Many great relationships are severely tested by the arrival of a child. And we’re not just talking about the natural conflict points like changing diapers and lack of […]

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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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4 Things You Should Never Post on Social Media

4 Things You Should Never Post on Social Media

From Facebook to Instagram to Vine, we know how hard it is to resist sharing our baby’s every move. It all starts innocently enough, by posting updates to Facebook to connect out-of-town friends and family with the important milestones. But there are times when too much social media can foster […]

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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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