Factors To Consider When Looking For A Crib Mattress

Factors To Consider When Looking For A Crib Mattress

A baby is a bundle of joy for both parents. Actually, being a parent is an overwhelming and exciting experience. However, a baby will also bring along some stresses, with some being expensive at times. We parents love putting everything in place before the arrival of the main gift. One of the most important purchases… Read more

5 True things about the first year of parenthood

5 True things about the first year of parenthood

if you are going to be a parent soon, know that it’s not going to be the same as it’s advertised in your social circles. There will be many things you hate and many things you like. So here are some true things about parenthood no one tells you about. Read more

New Parents Are Using Infant Massage To Relax Their Newborns

New Parents Are Using Infant Massage To Relax Their Newborns

Parents across the U.S. are becoming more invested in what’s known as infant massage. More than 100 scientific studies prove massage has positive effects on not only adults but also babies. These positive effects include relief from earaches, sleeping problems, asthma, teething, gas, and more. Read more

Trying To Conceive? You May Want To Put Away Your Yoga Mat, Says Study

Trying To Conceive? You May Want To Put Away Your Yoga Mat, Says Study

When you lay down your yoga mat and get ready to perform your sun salutations, you’re likely trying to do something beneficial for your health. But a recent study has discovered that these yoga mats, among other items we use every day, may actually be dangerous — especially for couples who are trying to get pregnant. Read more

Breastfeeding in Scandinavia

Breastfeeding in Scandinavia

In honor of the season, let’s venture to Scandinavia: the home of well-nourished children and the elf-like Swedish Santas called tomten. Santa traditions vary widely all over the world, but when my family thinks of Christmas traditions rich with history, our minds always go to the red capped, gnome-like creatures of Scandinavia. These small-statured Santas… Read more

Essential Things Every New Mom Needs

Essential Things Every New Mom Needs

One of the most exciting times in a woman’s life is having a child. Before having a child, a woman will usually go into nesting mode. For the most part, a new mother will have very little idea of what they need, which is why they will need to do their research. Getting things like… Read more