Welcoming a new baby is always a very important time for the entire family. Ideally, it should make everyone even more happy and strengthen the bonds between the members of the family. However, siblings often need time to adjust to the newest member of the family. Here are some tips for helping older siblings cope with the new baby. With the right introduction to the … [Read more...] about Tips For Helping Older Siblings Cope With The New Baby
Social media has become a part of everyone's life. However, as a parent, you may wish to keep things a little more private. That is why I am happy to partner with a recently-launched mobile app, Sproutly. They are a private social network for family so they provide a worry free, easy way to share with family. Free Private Family Social Network What makes Sproutly … [Read more...] about Sproutly- The Private Social Network For Family
Nothing is more special that welcoming a new baby to the family. It is such a big blessing! As exciting as it is, the addition of a new baby can cause a lot of changes. It is important to prepare your child for a new sibling so they know what to expect and feel reassured. One great tool for helping siblings adjust to a new baby is sibling books because they can help your … [Read more...] about The Perfect Book For Older Siblings [New Baby On The Way]
Babies are really miraculous, wonderful gifts. They make you slow down and appreciate the world in a whole new way- as a parent. You develop a new sense of responsibility with the realization that this little human is depending on you for everything! You will be amazed as your baby grows and passes developmental milestones so quickly. Your child’s brain grows the fastest from … [Read more...] about Baby Brain Building Games Help Children 5 And Under Learn And Develop
I remember being jealous of people who's babies slept through the night. Well, Karen Kirsner, author of the parenting guide, “The Baby Fast to Sleep Formula,” is helping new parents get their babies to sleep through the night in as little as eight weeks! Hold the phone! I would never even have thought that was possible. However, according to Dr. W.A. … [Read more...] about Infant Sleep Training To Get Baby To Sleep Through The Night
Babies don't come with handbooks! So the saying goes but many people have written helpful baby handbooks that you may consult to learn the basics of baby care and tips for bringing baby home. While I truly believe trusting your instincts is important when it comes to caring for baby, there are times when a question arises and you need an answer or you just want to some … [Read more...] about Where Should Baby Sleep?
It goes with out saying that life with a new baby is different. Incredibly, amazingly, wonderfully- different. But it can also be confusingly, disorientingly, stressfully, different. Although my life is full, if not fuller, of love, that love has been displaced and moved around from the normal places it used to occupy in my life. It doesn’t just get to veg out and cuddle on the … [Read more...] about Protecting Your Love After Baby Is Born