Natural Vaginal Birth vs. C-Section: Which Is Better?

Serious Health Reasons for C-Section vs. Vaginal Birth

The vaginal birth vs. C-section debate has been going on for as long as I can remember. This is especially true since the inception and rising demand of elective Cesareans (too posh to push?). That said, there are several reasons mommies-to-be choose to go under the knife, and being “too posh” is not typically one […]

How Product Safety Regulators Help Keep Your Kids Unharmed

Baby Product Safety Regulators Who They Are & What They Do

Baby Product Safety Regulators: Who They Are & What They Do? Ever wondered who is accountable for ensuring the products you use on your precious little baby are safe and free of any sort of harmful radicals? Hop on the bandwagon because you are not alone.   The data revolving around baby product safety is […]

Ultimate Guide to Different Types of Birthing Classes

Ultimate Guide to Different Types of Birthing Classes

Are You Really Prepared for That New Baby? One of the most important things you can do to prepare for giving birth is to attend birthing classes. Whatever their format, these lessons can help you make your delivery day an event you feel confident and serene about.   The majority of birthing classes include stages […]

How to Help Your Pet Learn to Love with Your New Baby

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For several couples, a pet is their first “baby.” And, your four-legged furry companion will still be a cherished part of the family when your new baby enters the picture. However, your routines will inevitably shift or take a U-turn, leading to a befuddling pet.   Like a newborn, pets thrive on predictability, and your […]

Breastfeeding Facts You May Wish You Knew Sooner

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Breastfeeding is indeed a miraculous wonder of nature that countless women have been performing since the beginning of time. However, just because it’s natural doesn’t mean it happens naturally or on its own. First-time moms have never breastfed before, and their precious little baby has never eaten before (from a breast or otherwise). You need […]

First-Time Mom: How To Keep Your Sanity

3 most important things you can do for yourself as a first-time mom

If you are a first-time mom, brace yourselves because motherhood is not easy, neither is it for the faint-hearted! The fantasy of motherhood goes straight to the reality of 3 a.m. feedings and incessant cries.   Looking after your own needs  can be a challenge in itself these days. But once your precious little bundle […]

Camping with a Toddler: Helpful Tips

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For many, camping with a toddler might seem like a recipe for disaster waiting to happen. However, some parents love and thoroughly enjoy the adventure, even with their little ones in tug. The open sky, fresh air, smell of woodfire, or the warmth it provides can provide great stimulation and a solid and lasting impression. […]

How To Deal With Unsolicited Parenting Advice Gracefully

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Parenting advice, both solicited and unsolicited, can be hard to handle, especially when it comes at a time when you’re already questioning yourself! Perfect strangers often come up to help you teach how to swaddle, feed or put your baby to sleep. While they might be trying to help you out in one way or […]

Introducing Solid Foods to Your Baby: When, How & What

when to introduce solid foods to your baby?

Solid Food for Babies 101 Introducing solid foods to your baby is possibly one of the most thrilling (plus, messy) milestones of the first years. By the time your baby is four to six months and you’ve aced the formula/breastfeeding game, do not get too comfortable, though, as the infant will soon be ready for […]

Parenting Tips: 3 Things First Time Moms Worry About (But Shouldn’t)

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Things First Time Moms Worry About Most (But Shouldn’t) Women everywhere can testify that becoming a mother can be a mishmash of unimaginable joy and excitement on one end and fear, panic, and frustration on the other. This is especially true for first time moms. Once your precious little bundle of joy arrives, things can […]