Last year, there has been a hashtag "AssholeParents" circling around Facebook. What this ostensibly harmless movement did was to encourage parents to post their child's daily tantrums to social media hoping to find camaraderie among parents who experience the same situation in their everyday lives and of course humor each tantrum their children is having.… Continue reading Why you should not Share your Child’s Tantrums on Social Media?
After your maternal leave, you know you're going back to work and you also know that you want to keep breastfeeding your baby. But how are you going to do it? Is it possible? The answer is definitely yes! Planning before you're going back to work can make a smooth transition. While you're still on… Continue reading Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work
Breastfeeding mothers may experience breast lumps, which may mean she has a blocked ducts or breast infections (mastitis).To help clear blocked ducts try:Feeding frequently from the affected breast, but continue to feed from both breastsChanging breastfeeding positionsHot showers or applying warm face cloths to the affected breastGently massaging any lumpy areas towards the nippleA painless,… Continue reading Blocked Ducts and Breast Infections (Mastitis)
Sore and cracked nipples from breastfeeding are usually caused by incorrect positioning of the baby at the breast.To improve how your baby is attached, you may want to follow the following steps:When bringing your baby to the breast, support their neck and shoulder with spread-out fingers and thumb. This helps raise their chin off their… Continue reading Sore and Cracked Nipples
How to encourage your child to speak? Do you need fancy schmancy videos or expensive classes? No! You don’t need those things to help your child learn to speak.Here are some of the few easy and free ways to get your kids talking:One-on-one ConversationsMake sure have one-on-one conversation with your child several times in a… Continue reading How to Encourage your Child’s Language Development?
Some mothers need to bottle feed their babies with baby formula. This could be a daunting task as you need to go to the supermarket to buy a tin. When you get there, you will see many tins of baby formula milk all in the same row. You probably got overwhelmed with a huge variety… Continue reading What Baby Formula to Buy?
I was searching for Time Saving Strategies in the net today for I am very stressful these days for all the house chores, kids, husband, budgeting, article writing, and more. Truly, I am a very busy mom. I know you can relate to my situation, that is why you are here. Take a look what… Continue reading Time Saving Strategies for Busy Mothers
Have you ever wished for a little more time to add in your day? There is still no magic formula that can work to add 4 or even 2 more hours in a day to spend it with your kids, friends, and for yourselves. So, instead of waiting for something magical to happen, I gathered… Continue reading Three Time Saving Strategies for Working Moms
Many Mommies today are becoming aware of the health benefits and importance of breastfeeding which I think is a very good thing and I admire every last one of the Mommies out there who chose to breastfeed their babies. Not all mothers can embrace this gift for some reasons. Some Moms are not able to… Continue reading Organic Formula for Infants
For us adults, we can use this "ideal healthy plate" as a guide for our main meal. This means that 1/2 of your plate is vegetables, 1/4 is lean protein, and 1/4 is carbohydrates.What are the food samples for these three categories:For carbohydrates,this includes pasta, rice, noodles, bread, and starchy vegetables such as potato, taro,and… Continue reading The Ideal Healthy Plate