Types of Bottle

There are three types of baby bottles are available: glass, plastic and plastic with disposable plastic liners. Glass bottles are very durable but they are a little heavier to use and they are breakable. Plastic…

After school program – recreational vs. educational

So, your child is beginning to get restless and make you restless. He has got more time than is good for him, and you are now considering after school programs – anything that will keep…

Successful after school programs

What marks a successful after school program? What are the things that you should look for when enrolling your child into one such program? Other than the obvious advantage of learning something new, successful programs…

6 Tips to Increase Your Child’s Reading Ability

Reading is a habit and should be established when the child is relatively young. In a world that is slowly but surely turning away from books and getting glued to monitors or television screens, the importance…

Buying Gently Used Baby Clothing

Remember that adorable outfit you bought for your newborn – the one that cost you nearly $40, and got worn three times before it no longer fit? For such tiny things, baby clothing is expensive…

Choosing Baby Clothes

There’s more to consider than how it looks… So, you’re expecting a baby and making all the necessary preparations for the arrival of your new family member. How do you go about choosing the clothes…

Planning Your Baby’s Layette

Even if you’ve done it all before, bringing a baby home from the hospital takes a lot of preparation. The last thing you’ll want to do in those first few days after the baby arrives…

Homeschool – Field trips

If you are going over a particular subject with the family and feel that a field trip would be beneficial, then that’s what you should do – go for a trip. If you are attached…

Baby Massage and its Connection to Sleeping and Thinking

The task of developing a regular and restful sleep pattern for a new baby is often an exercise in frustration and confusion for many parents. Research has shown that hospitalized infants grow more rapidly when…

Expand Your Child’s Early Learning Experience to Include a World Filled with Books

If you take the time to think back into your childhood, you can probably fondly recall a good handful of books that you used to love and never grew tired of listening to or reading…

The First Moments of Your Baby’s Life

During pregnancy you sit for hours and imagine how your baby is going to look like and how will he or she feel the first time you are going to hold him. You wonder how…

Ferberizing your Fussy Baby to Sleep (Richard Ferber)

Richard Ferber is director of the Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders at Children’s Hospital in Boston who believes in a “progressive” approach to helping your child fall – and stay – asleep. Ferber has developed…