Smart-Parenting Blog

Typical day and night

Bringing home a new baby brings with it an exhausting array of new responsibilities and challenges. Is there such a thing as a typical day and night for new parents? Probably not! Remember, the...

Daylight Exposure for Your Baby

Remember your baby is used to a dark, quiet environment in the womb. She’s not used to the usual cues of nighttime sleeping. Nighttime, at first, is what she’s used to asleep or awake....

Knowing When to Potty Train Your Child

When it comes to potty training, each and every child is different. Some children will be able to potty train at an early age. Others may wait until they are 4 to start the...

What Nutritional Needs Does Your Child Have?

From birth to adulthood, kids need the right foods in order to grow and thrive. The brain needs the right nutrition to think correctly and the heart needs the right foods to stay healthy....

Baby Clothes On The Cheap

In the world of art, there is a movement called Postmodernism. If you’re not an art student, or an artist, or a professor of art, there’s really only one thing you need to know...

Expert Analysis of Early Learning Pros and Cons

  As a parent, you have some control over what your baby learns, and at what rate they learn it. The important factor when it comes to early learning is to teach your child,...

How to Enjoy Parenting With These 8 Great Tips!

  There is no manual or guide that can tell you the proper way to be a parent, because every child is different and should be treated as such. Although that is true, there...

Useful Tips For Making Parenting A Little Easier

Raising children is something that parents say is the most rewarding part of their life, and also the hardest. They go from simply taking care of themselves to also protecting, educating and providing for...

Hand-Me-Down Baby Clothing

Like your shirt, Junior? It used to belong to your sister! Purchasing clothes for babies and older children can put a financial drain on families to the point that the parents often wonder where...

Too much of school

When my mom finally decided to take that plum posting as a Divisional Head, I knew I was in trouble. Her office hours stretched way beyond my school hours. And anyway, I was privy...

What To Do When Your Kids Cry ?

Crying is a physiological process in the life of a baby. All normal babies cry to communicate with others. Since they can’t express their feelings in words crying is the only way for communication....