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What is Baby Acne?

September 19, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Newborn babies will often develop a form of acne from the maternal hormones that linger after birth. These hormones, transferred from the placenta, stimulate the infant’s sebaceous glands. Approximately 20% of all newborns are affected by this form of acne, known as acne-neonatorum, or “baby acne”. It’s nothing to worry about. Here are some of …

Wooden Blocks Help Children Learn

September 18, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

In these days of electronic toys, it’s important not to forget the fundamentals of childhood development. Wooden blocks are one of the most creativity enhancing toys around. It is known for centuries that wooden blocks aid the development of different skills of young children through the open-ended play of constructing with blocks. Nowadays you can …

How To Introduce Your Child To Classical Music

September 17, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Children may have different thoughts and perspectives compared to adults when it comes to appreciating music. Some children may appreciate classical music readily, while there are others who will not like it. However, if you want to introduce music to your child and want him/her to appreciate it, there are ways that you can do …

Basic Tips In Choosing Toys

September 17, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

It cannot be denied that all of us underwent childhood and we experienced playing different types of toys not only to while our time but also to learn different things. Regardless of gender and race, kids love toys because it is where they can freely express themselves, where they can mingle with other children and …

Is Vasectomy Reversal Procedure Really Worth the Risk?

September 16, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

There is not only a thousand men in the United States decide to have the Vasectomy Reversal procedure. In fact, there is a high vasectomy reversal success rate in the country which means many Americans favors for tubal reversal ligation. There are several reasons why people decided to deal with vasectomy reversal procedures. However, it …

Is Tubal Reversal Ligation the Right Solution?

September 16, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Many people from all over the world have chosen to undergo vasectomy procedure for the reason that they have already gained their desired number of children. Some of them changed their mind and realize to go through a vasectomy reversal procedure and seek again another chance to bear a child. They look for a better …

Vasectomy Reversal Should You Go For ?

September 16, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Vasectomy has been a permanent choice of a hassle free form of contraception by almost 500,000 men each year. They are motivated to undergo such procedure because of the fact that they have already their desired number of children. They believe that they have already fixed their mind into not having additional children in the …

Vasectomy Reversal: A Personal Take

September 15, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

A number of men consider Vasectomy as a major option for Contraception as opposed to using oral contraceptives and other non-surgical means. Over thousands of men consider Tubal Reversal Ligation right after the previous process. This posts a great dilemma upon closer inspection as thousands of men opt to reverse the effects of contraception later …

The Importance of Kids Computer Desks

September 15, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Children learn the same basic things that they always have. However, in today’s modern world of education, there are more effective ways to teach and learn. A good desk is very important for taking care of homework assignments. However, most of these pieces of furniture are not sized for small bodies. This is why kids …

Picking the Right Christmas Gifts

September 15, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Every year people might agonize for hours about what Christmas gifts they should buy for friend, coworkers, relatives and so on. There are many choices for this and in order to have your gift used and enjoyed, it will be important that it is individualized for each person. If you are buying for people that …

Three Tips For Single Parents

September 13, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Raising an infant through to a healthy happy adult is a big challenge for anyone, for single parents it can seem to be the impossible task. If you have found yourself in this boat then you are probably looking around considering what you are going to do to make the situation livable. It can easily …

It is Simple to Get Over Xerostomia

September 12, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Having issues with one part of the body invariably leads to secondary problems that can spread throughout a number of systems. These effects are related to the concept of homeostasis which accounts for the balance and proper functioning of all the different bodily systems in the maintenance of health. Certain issues like xerostomia, also known …

How Nanny Cameras Can Be a Best Friend

September 12, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

The idea of trusting a stranger or even a relative to babysit can be very unnerving for parents. It is hard to believe that another person will provide the same care as the parent would. For as long as video and audio technology have existed, it has been used for secret surveillance. It is the …

Five Games To Play During Weekend Nights With Your Kids

September 7, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Are you looking to start a family game night? This article will give you some tips on what games to play where you and your children will love. Sometimes, parents can become busy attending to business or work during weekdays. They leave the kids with the nannies or babysitters. This is something that you cannot …

20 Things You Need To Do To Prepare For A New Baby

September 6, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Motherhood is a very special and fulfilling stage in a woman’s life. However, this can be intimidating and scary at the beginning too. First time mommies are wary if they will ever be a good mom to their kids. They are nervous about caring for the fragile baby. Well all of these are understandable, so …

A Problem With Today’s Parenting

September 1, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

There was an interesting article in The Atlantic, entitled “How to Land Your Kid in Therapy: Why the obsession with our kids’ happiness may be dooming them to unhappy adulthoods. A therapist and mother reports.” http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2011/07/how-to-land-your-kid-in-therapy/8555/ The article is about the way many parents focus much of their energy on being there for their children, …

Decorating a Princess Birthday Party

September 1, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Pink castles, dresses and glittery wands and tiaras are dreamt of by every little girl wanting to be a princess. While giving her a royal ball may be out of your budget, giving her a princess birthday party will please her just as much. With so many princess themes out there, decorating and planning a …

Selecting the Right Day Care For Your Child

August 30, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Over the years, parents have ended up deciding on placing their children who are about 3 years old in a day care home. This type of child care services typically takes place in the home of the nanny/baby sitter who is also looking after a number of children. Some of those children could also be …

Selecting The Right Baby Sitter For Your Child

August 29, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Often time’s parents have a preference for choosing a nanny care or baby-sitter to take care for their children if they are under the age of 3. This can be a very convenient option, because typically the caregiver will come to the parents’ home to take care of the child. This makes the child to …

Selecting the Right PreSchool For Your Child

August 29, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Over the years preschools have been given a wide variety of names such as nursery schools, child care centers and can be operated by many types of organizations including churches, social service agencies, employers, the federal government through the Early Head Start and Head Start programs. Many day care centers typically provide care for children …

Leaving Your Children Alone at Home

August 29, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Based on statistics there are approximately five to seven million American school children who go home after schools only for them to be alone and to fend for themselves. Over the years some people have even go on record saying that this children staying alone promotes independence and responsibility. On the other hand other people …

The Best Toys For 4-Year Old Boys

August 24, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

In the process of choosing the best toys for your child, you have to make sure that the toys are safe and suitable for his age. Basically, toys are created and manufactured for children that belong to different age groups. There are toys that are really intended for very young children and there are those …

Breastfeeding Or Feeding Your Baby From A Bottle?

August 19, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Normally, you get very excited as soon as you know that you are going to have a baby – everyone actually does. While he/she is still in your tummy, you tend to do a lot of preparations like purchasing some baby clothes, toys and other stuffs that your baby will need when he/she comes out …

Is Vaccination For Babies Really Necessary?

August 19, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

It is definitely better to prevent any kinds of diseases rather than treating it. This is the best way to stay healthy and fit. The same idea actually applies when talking about your baby’s health condition. During the first months to the first years of your baby, he is considered to be very delicate and …

Keeping Your Baby Safe In A House With Grown Ups

August 19, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Having a baby means a lot of adjustment to do especially when your home has been childless for quite some time. In a house with grownups, it should be transformed into something that is safe for your baby. Aside from organizing, decorating and getting the nursery prepared for the baby, you have to take a …

Baby Names – Traditional Versus Creative

August 19, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Parenting

Deciding on the name of our baby is one of the most challenging and fun part of having a baby. Aside from all the preparations that you have to go through to make sure that your baby gets everything that he/she needs, you should also spend some time to think about what you are to …