Babies & Toddlers

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5 lessons for a new mom from a mom of four

When people hear I have four children, they automatically assume I know everything there is to know about parenting. This assumption, like so many...
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What is a cow’s milk protein allergy?

The incidence of food allergy is very low in breastfed infants compared with formula‑fed infants. Once cow’s milk proteins are introduced to a baby, in...
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Five tips for taking photos with your baby

Every mama wants to capture special memories with their little ones (they grow up so quickly) so you book the photographer, settle on a...
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Disney-inspired baby names

Naming your child “Cinderella” may seem a little ridiculous; however, Disney movies have a series of lovely and unusual names from lesser-known characters that...
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Bedwetting: When to consult a doctor

Bedwetting is an issue that millions of families face every night. There can be numerous reasons for bedwetting and, in most cases, children will...
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What not to say to a formula-feeding mother

I didn’t plan on formula feeding. I was completely gung-ho about breastfeeding for the first year because we’re advised that “breast is best” and formula...
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Parenting in a digital age

By Rianette Leibowitz, guiding people on navigating their relationships in physical and virtual space, CEO at SaveTNet Cyber Safety. No image or even the most...
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Five steps to good sleep hygiene

By Petro Thamm, MD of Good Night Child Sleep Consultancy. Since we are celebrating the wonder of sleep today internationally, we thought we’d share some tips...
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Veggies for vitality

Get your munchkins to gobble more veggies. Diet – probably one of the most dreaded four-letter words in domestic history. The reason why nutrition often...
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Smarty pants with the Smart Stages Tablet

My two-year-old is obsessed with her new Smart Stages Tablet from Fisher-Price. This has been a great diversion and has saved us many tears...