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Toddler Discipline - Some Important Tips

Toddler discipline has certainly changed, in general, over the last few decades. Gone are the days when caning and shouting are the conventional ways of disciplining children.

Testing Memory

Project on Testing Memory. Resources for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

An Overview of Britax Evolva Ultra 123 Car Seats

With the arrival of a new member in the family, you will be buying dozens of baby products and others things for his comfort. One of the most important among them is a car seat. Especially when you want to take you little one for a ride to the downtown, you will need a proper car seat to keep him co

What Can Stifle a Toddler's Development?

The healthy development of a toddler requires balancing the natural acts of nature and nurture. Renowned psychologist Jean Piaget devoted the majority of his career in the mid-20th century to the study of children. Piaget's studies, along with many others, noted that toddlers require a stable enviro

Are Playgrounds Safe for Your Kids?

A playground sounds like a fun, safe place to be however, a lot of accidents occur while at the playground. Keep your kids safe while they plat on the jungle gym.

Tangerine & Pink Nursery Decorating

If you're having a baby girl, pink is a traditional choice for the color scheme of the room. Make a bold statement in your baby's nursery by combining the color pink with tangerine. This color combination is playful and stimulating, making it an ideal choice for a nursery. Incorporate elements that

How to Use Booster Seats

Booster seats are used for children who have grown out of traditional car seats. A booster seat boosts the child up so that lap and shoulder belts that are designed to fit an adult will adequately fit the child and keep him safe in a car accident. It is recommended that children who have grown out

How to Put a Baby to Sleep Without Nursing

Nursing is a natural way to bond with your baby. It is also extremely beneficial to a child's health and development. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition reports that breastfed babies have higher IQs, and a study by the State University of New York's School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

The Many Uses of the Bassinet

A baby's bassinet is a treasured item. The ornately decorated carriage that most bassinets provide will not only provide much needed comfort for your newborn but also easy mobility.

In Need of a Unique Baby Shower Gift? Then Do It Yourself Now

There are many stores, both virtual and real, that sell baby shower gifts. The vast selection is such that you can clothe and accessorize a baby from head to toe with headgears, shoes, and even designer clothes! There are baby supplies for just about everything a baby needs from waking up to sleepin

Are Baby Wipes Flushable?

Baby wipes are becoming very essential today. Once you get the habit of using them, you just can't manage without them. Using baby wipes is so convenient to use that you use them even when your kid actually don't need them.

Spina Bifida-Topic Overview

What is spina bifida?Spina bifida is a type of birth defect called a neural tube defect. It occurs when the bones of the spine (vertebrae) don't form properly around part of the baby's spinal cord. Spina bifida can be mild or severe. The mild form is the most common. It usually doesn't c

Baby Care Basics - Some Handy Tips

Bringing home your newborn can present a hectic, stressful experience for any parent. Knowing a few baby care basics and preparing for the homecoming can make the transition much easier for you and baby.

Reading Games for Little Kids

Little kids can recognize letters and words, depending on their age.reading child 1 image by DMITRY BOKOV from Fotolia.comReading to little kids can be a challenge, with their short attention spans and active bodies. Games using the alphabet can reinforce reading skills, while making...

How Food Allergies Differ From Food Intolerances

Feeding a baby food that he or she develops an allergic reaction to is an event that no parent wants to experience. However, a parent must realize that a food allergy differs from a food intolerance. In order to understand the fine distinction between these two closely related topics, one must first

Finding Nemo Party Theme

From Nemo in a bag invitations to Dory's memory game, these ideas for a Finding Nemo party theme are designed to please fishy friends of all ages.

Making a Living from Genealogy

Yes, genealogists can make money for doing what they love. Learn how to start your own genealogy business with these simple steps.

Top 10 Don'ts of Single Parenting

There are a few things that one needs to know not to do as a single parent.Here are the ones I found important when raising my children.