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Tag Archives | baby – infant

Handling Unwanted Parenting Advice: A Guide For New Parents

*+-“Help! I’m getting so frustrated with the endless stream of advice I get from my mother-in-law and brother! No matter what I do, I’m doing it wrong. I love them both, but how do I get them to stop dispensing all this unwanted advice?” Just as your baby is an important part of your life, […]

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Smart Love

*+-Helps parents understand life from a child’s perspective which can develop into a positive approach to parenting & a healthy & happy parent-child relationship. Provides many practical suggestions.

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Separation Anxiety

*+-My baby is only happy when I’m within arm’s reach. If I dare to leave the room, she cries as if I’ve left the country! I can’t even so much as take a shower these days, let alone leave the house without her. My mother-in-law says it’s because I’ve spoiled her. Is she right? Have […]

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Taking a Road Trip with Your Baby

*+-To Grandmother’s house we go! And you’ll be in the car for five whole hours ? how can you make the trip enjoyable with a baby along? Learn about it There’s no question: Marathon car trips with a baby on board take a good amount of planning and organization. But it can be done ? […]

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When Is the Right Time to Wean?

*+-This is a question that most parents ask. It seems that baby grows up overnight. The time to wean is different for all children. Between you and your pediatrician, you can decide when baby is showing the signs that mean itís time for something more.

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You and Your Newborn Baby: a guide to the first months after birth

*+-Provides a wealth of information for the care of a baby and its mother during the first few months. Health concerns and emotional issues are fully covered with positive suggestions.

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Going Visiting With Your Baby

*+-Babies love new places! There’s so much to investigate and new things to touch. But many people aren’t too happy to have your little one crawling or toddling freely about the house exploring everything in sight. While you think its adorable that Baby found the Tupperware, your host may not think it’s cute that her […]

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Stop the Diaper Changing Battles

*+-Babies are little bundles of energy! They don’t want to lie still to have their diapers changed. They cry, fuss, or even crawl away. A simple issue can turn into a major tug-of-war between parent and baby.

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How to Calm Your Crying Baby

*+-When we’re pregnant or awaiting adoption, we dream about our baby-to-be, we always envision those beautiful Hallmark card scenes: charming baby smiling up at peaceful mother’s face. We read books in advance of the big day about how care for a newborn ? how to bathe, feed and dress her ? and then we feel […]

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