Playtex Diaper Genie Review

Playtex Diaper Genie Review

The Playtex Diaper Genie is one of the most popular diaper pails around, and for good reason. It does a great job of holding dirty diapers and preventing them from making the whole house smell bad. It is an easy-to-use diaper pail that fits into most nurseries well,...

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How Many Diapers Do I Need? Stockpile and Save

How Many Diapers Do I Need? Stockpile and Save

If you have a baby on the way, you will be wanting to stock up on some diapers! When it comes time to start buying diapers, you might be absolutely clueless as to how many diapers you need. As with many things, you can stockpile and save by buying diapers in bulk and...

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Do The First 1000 Days Determine The Rest of Your Life?

Do The First 1000 Days Determine The Rest of Your Life?

If you and a friend had a friendly wager over a short foot race, would you be okay giving them a head start? Probably not. However, they would take it if you did because it increases their chances of winning. A good start in life is equally important. The better off...

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The Strengthening Families Program

The Strengthening Families Program

The Family is the basic unit of society – it is composed of parents rearing their children to become better individuals in the future. But what happens when the child that you’ve taken care of is leading a different road, is there a way to bring them back? The...

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Alcohol During Pregnancy – What You Need to Know

Alcohol During Pregnancy – What You Need to Know

Pregnancy and alcohol – a non-judgmental take Help! I took a bath and I can’t get out! Swollen ankles, frequent bathroom trips, heart burn, sleepless nights and weird cravings. This is one of the most amazing time of a women’s life when she is pregnant. I know, I know...

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The First 1,000 days – A Parent’s Perspective

The First 1,000 days – A Parent’s Perspective

An Experienced Mom with a Teenager and a Newborn   We hear from Jillian, a nurse from Idaho. If the first 1,000 days are the most important and your child will learn the most, does that mean that we don't need to do anything for the other 4 billion days? Only...

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The Power of Pretend Play

The Power of Pretend Play

Every day when my two little girls get home from preschool they ask if they can watch their Kindles. Since we recently banned YouTube in our house (thanks Momo), if allowed, they’ll be binge on Netflix kids for an hour or so until it’s time for dinner. It’s one of their favorite pastimes, as well as mine, so I tend to have a harder time saying no than their mother. But I do say no. As often as I’m able. Why? Because I want them to do something else instead. Something I loved doing as a child. I want them to pretend.

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Baby’s first year: How infants develop

Baby’s first year: How infants develop

Moms are always looking to keep up with the next milestones of their children.To make this a little easier, we have made a guide on what milestones they should reach at different ages, so you can keep a check that they are on the right track developmentally. Of course, not all children are the same, and they might reach a milestone earlier or later than the usual timeline. If your baby takes a little longer to reach a milestone, it shouldn’t cause worry if they seem to be on the right track overall. Some babies just need a little extra time.

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