12 Benefits of Breastfeeding for Both Mother and Baby

benefits of breastfeeding

For some mothers, health problems or essential medications make it impossible to breastfeed. However, if you are capable of breastfeeding your baby then it is important to know that there is a huge amount of evidence that shows that breastfeeding is best for both you and your child. There are … [Continue reading]

8 Reasons to Avoid Sleep Training Your Baby

Crying Baby

All parents have limits. Even the most patient, connected, attached parents can reach the point when they are ready to hurl themselves out of the window from sheer sleep-deprivation-induced insanity. Anybody who has me on their facebook friends list will know that recently I have been dealing with … [Continue reading]

Baby Refusing Bottle – Dealing with Bottle Refusal

Baby refusing bottle

Bottle refusal is exactly what it says on the tin – a breastfed baby refusing a bottle. As you can imagine, gently putting an end to bottle refusal is not always an easy task. Of course, in a perfect world, we wouldn’t ever have to worry about trying to persuade our breastfed babies to take a bottle … [Continue reading]

Teaching Children Literacy Through Reading Programs

Baby Reading Book

It’s hard to dispute the importance of reading skills in a child’s education.  As part of your child’s educational force, it’s essential that parents understand how important reading is in all subjects your child will face throughout their educational career.  Without reading skills, children find … [Continue reading]

Donate for Breast Cancer Research Efforts

breast cancer research

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among women. But if detected early, breast cancer can be treated successfully. That is why it is … [Continue reading]

Types of contraception, what are the choices?

types of contraception

Sex is an important part of any healthy relationship and contraception is perhaps one of the most thorough discussions that a couple will have, as it … [Continue reading]

Creative Gift Ideas for a Baby Shower

baby shower gift ideas

If you have a good friend or family member in the process of starting their family and welcoming a little bundle of joy, then you've probably spent … [Continue reading]

7 Natural Morning Sickness Remedies

morning sickness

One of the earliest symptoms of pregnancy is morning sickness, which can occur at any time of day or night. This poorly named affliction affects most … [Continue reading]

What are the Benefits of Homeschooling?

Homeschooling Benefits

More and more parents are deciding to educate their children at home rather than sending them to public school. Parents might not feel that public … [Continue reading]

Gentle Sleep Solutions For Babies

Gentle Sleep Solutions For Babies

If your baby is having trouble sleeping and you hate to hear him or her crying into the night, there is another way. Gentle sleep solutions will ease … [Continue reading]

Helping Children with Anxiety – Supporting Them Through the Fear

Child with Anxiety

Helping children with anxiety is so important. They cannot free themselves from their fears without your help and support. Researching the different … [Continue reading]