With the holiday season in full swing, we’d like to acknowledge some traditions that seem to come along with the season. Below we take a look at some aspects of the Christian Christmas Tree, the Jewish Menorah, and the colors of Kwanzaa. Please also take this as an opportunity to post your own traditions and […]
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Happy Halloween! It’s an exciting day for young and old alike – a day for ghosts and goblins, parties and playtime, costumes and cuisine. Want to keep your little terrors safe and happy for the big night? Here are some tips! COSTUMES – Make sure your costumes are flame resistant / fire retardant. […]
Onomastics or onomatology is the study of proper names of all kinds and the origins of names. – Wikipedia.com. We are all linked by names, as we all have one. A name is an identification. It can also be a personality, a stamp of recognition, and a signal to the world that shouts, “Hey! I’m me!” The subject of naming […]
Your mission, should you choose to accept it: the diaper change. It’s one of the basics of baby, but changing a diaper can be complex. Babies move. Babies squirm. Babies grow quickly. Babies react differently to different products. How does one have as drama-free a changing experience as possible? PREPARE! PREPARE! PREPARE! And then cross […]
Nothing comforts a baby like the warmth and security of swaddling. Swaddling has been practiced for hundreds of years and involves wrapping a child snugly in order to restrict movement, maintain body temperature and calm nerves. Archaeological records suggest that swaddling came to be around 4000 B.C. in Central Asia – migrants used a back-pack […]
Looking for some great new recipe ideas for your babies and toddlers? We found an interesting website that has a whole bunch of great concoctions that’ll cater to little pallets. Babies require more nutrition, but must be introduced to new things slowly. Toddlers can be picky, so it’s important to find some easy staples that’ll […]
Finding the right person to babysit your children can be an experience that creates anxiety and uncertainty, but there are many things you can do in order to ease the apprehension. According to Wikipedia.com, “The use of the word "sit" to abbreviate to refer to a baby-sitter is recorded from 1800. The term may […]
Get the 4th of July celebration off with a bang! But families need to keep a lot in mind to keep everyone safe and happy with regards to the cornerstone of many festivities – fireworks. According to National Fire Protection Agency’s (NFPA) Fireworks report by John R. Hall, Jr. (June 2011): • In 2009, fireworks […]
Maybe you’ve just had a child and can’t see yourself returning to your 9-5 job one hour away. Or maybe you are in a job that is not satisfying or you’re not employed at all but want to find a career, work or business opportunity that can provide you with necessary income. The key point […]
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