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  • Is your toddler sick? Learn how to treat and care for sick toddlers who may have a cold, a cough, a fever, a stomach virus, or the flu. Also learn when to call the doctor when your child is sick.

    How to Treat a Sick Toddler

    How to Treat a Sick Toddler

    by Marissa22

  • Teaching your baby sign language has become a much more popular thing to do in recent times as well as "Baby Einstein" videos, and listening to loads of classical music. However, it is one of those debated things. Some feel there are a lot of...

    Pros and Cons of Baby Sign Language

    Pros and Cons of Baby Sign Language

    by aidenofthetower5

  • Fevers are a body's natural method for fighting of viral or bacterial infections. Sometimes, however, it is necessary to lower a fever - a combination of fever reducing medications and natural fever reducers may be used to comfort a sick child.

    How to Reduce a Child's Fever

    How to Reduce a Child's Fever

    by Leah Lefler17

  • Looking for an unusual name for your baby? Try these Cornish baby names for tradition with a twist.

    Unusual Cornish Baby Names

    Unusual Cornish Baby Names

    by Judith Hancock81

  • A step by step guide to getting these annoying critters out of your child's hair. Information on what they look like, how to tell if your child has lice, and how to get rid of them.

    What You Need to Do to Get Rid of Lice And Nits

    What You Need to Do to Get Rid of Lice And Nits

    by Amber Lynn4

  • Problems that teenagers face today are many,I have highlighted the top ten problems faced by teenagers. Parenting Teenagers is not easy, understanding the problems teenagers face could help us help our teenagers deal with these problems better.

    Top 10 Problems and Issues Teenagers Face

    Top 10 Problems and Issues Teenagers Face

    by sofs122

  • Even natural toothpastes aimed at toddlers can contain ingredients that you would not want your child to swallow. This article reviews several natural toothpastes, taking a close look at ingredients as well as taste.

    Best Natural Toothpastes For Kids

    Best Natural Toothpastes For Kids

    by Yvonne Spence11

  • Kids need words of encouragement and to know they are loved. Sometimes, it's hard to find the words to say, but the gift of a love letter will stay with them their whole life.

    Examples of Love Letters for Kids

    Examples of Love Letters for Kids

    by Brandi69

  • With competitive job markets, and a need for people to step up and take leadership roles, it has become important that we instill strong leadership qualities in our children. Here are some tips and ideas on how to shape the future leaders of the world.

    Leadership Qualities: Teaching Kids to be Leaders

    Leadership Qualities: Teaching Kids to be Leaders

    by Jared Zane Kessie16

  • From Benjen to Tyrion, George R.R. Martin's popular A Song of Ice and Fire books and Game of Thrones TV show are a treasure trove of strong and unusual baby names for boys.

    "Game of Thrones" Baby Names for Boys

    "Game of Thrones" Baby Names for Boys

    by Kathryn Lamoreux1

  • Considering the name Charlotte for your new baby girl? Here are the best nicknames for Charlotte. There's plenty to ponder over for your princess!

    Best Nicknames for Charlotte

    Best Nicknames for Charlotte

    by Tatiana0

  • 101 great words and phrases you can use to avoid cussing! Actually, these are arguably better, more interesting, more creative, and far more insulting than any of those cliche old four letter words.

    101 Great Cuss/Swear Word Alternatives

    101 Great Cuss/Swear Word Alternatives

    by TMApsey89

  • Looking for a list of lovely names for your baby girl? From literary heroines to Spanish princesses, this list offers plenty of inspiration to help you find a beautiful name for your daughter.

    Romantic, Feminine Baby Names for Girls

    Romantic, Feminine Baby Names for Girls

    by SmartAndFun9

  • Being a stepmom can be an isolating & frustrating journey. Here, I've listed 4 effective traits that can help stepmoms navigate stepparenting in a more positive way.

    4 Traits of Highly Effective Stepmoms

    4 Traits of Highly Effective Stepmoms

    by Michelle Zunter2

  • Here are the best nicknames for Emily, everything from cute, short alternatives to a few fun ones to mix it up!

    Best Nicknames for Emily

    Best Nicknames for Emily

    by Tatiana0

  • There aren't many traditional nicknames for Sarah, but don't worry! Here are 32 of our favorite variations of the moniker!

    Best Nicknames for Sarah

    Best Nicknames for Sarah

    by Tatiana0

  • Car insurance for teen drivers cost more since accidents by teenage drivers are the number one cause of death among teens. Tips to help decide if your teenager is ready to drive are given.

    Is My Teenager Ready to Drive?

    Is My Teenager Ready to Drive?

    by Kristin Trapp8

  • Tricycles are great for kids because it gets them outside and moving. They're also safer for young kids. Here's a look at 5 good trikes for toddlers from ages 2 to 5.

    5 Best Tricycles for Toddlers Ages 2 to 5 2017

    5 Best Tricycles for Toddlers Ages 2 to 5 2017

    by Lexi Belliston0

  • Shape sorting toys are a great way to promote cognitive development in your baby or toddler. Find out about the types of shape sorters available and how to use them to benefit your child.

    Shape Sorting Toys and Their Benefits

    Shape Sorting Toys and Their Benefits

    by Megan Machucho0

  • In this article, you will learn lots of fun and unexpected ways to use glow sticks, including games and party ideas as well as decor ideas for weddings and birthdays.

    Fun Things to Do With Glow Sticks

    Fun Things to Do With Glow Sticks

    by Jamie Brock115

  • How many children can one woman give birth to in a lifetime? How many children can one man father? Who is the oldest and youngest mother, father, and grand parent on record? How big was the world's heaviest infant? Perplexing questions with startling answer, all right here, along with many other reproductive records.

    The Most Amazing Human Reproductive Records

    The Most Amazing Human Reproductive Records

    by Theophanes50

  • One of the most important decisions you'll make in your son's life is what to name him. Here are some guidelines and suggestions for Jewish names that you'll love.

    Popular Jewish Names for Boys

    Popular Jewish Names for Boys

    by Brainy Bunny9

  • The deadly danger of window blind cords should be understood by every parent and every person who has young children in their home. Here is how to make sure your blind cords are safe for toddlers.

    How to Make Your Window Blind Cords Safe for Toddlers

    How to Make Your Window Blind Cords Safe for Toddlers

    by Suzie Armstrong2

  • In today's society, there is a ongoing debate on the pros and cons of either being a mom who works or a mom who stays home with her children. Here are my thoughts on this debate: Who Cares?!?!

    The Stay-At-Home Mom vs. the Working Mom

    The Stay-At-Home Mom vs. the Working Mom

    by IoneLynne2

  • Parenting a child takes commitment and backbone. A parent must give guidelines and discipline, with a lot of love to make a difference in a child's life. Find out the foundations of good parenting.

    Bad Parenting Verses Good Parenting

    Bad Parenting Verses Good Parenting

    by Susan Holland23

  • Parents of young athletes need to be aware of traumatic brain injuries; how to treat them and how to minimize the risk.

    Signs of a Concussion in Children

    Signs of a Concussion in Children

    by LauraGSpeaks11

  • What do you really need for your newborn baby? There are many products on the market, many of which you'll never use. A checklist of items you will need before you bring your baby home!

    What Do You Need for a New Baby?

    What Do You Need for a New Baby?

    by Leah Lefler18

  • When your son chooses a girl who is wrong for him, what can you do? How you approach his new relationship can have lasting effects if he marries her.

    How to Accept Your Son's Girlfriend

    How to Accept Your Son's Girlfriend

    by Lori Phillips44

  • Do you still have your old Lego sets? Cash them in with this complete Lego Pirate Ship resale guide! I've compiled a price list on every original Lego pirate ship from 1989 to present day!

    The Complete Lego Pirate Ship Collector's Guide

    The Complete Lego Pirate Ship Collector's Guide

    by Jason Ponic6

  • This article reviews the 5 best selling toddler/pre-school flotation devices, including the Puddle Jumper, Speedo's Armbands and Vest, the Aqua Leisure Swim Trainer and the Learn to Swim Tube Trainer.

    The 5 Best Swim Devices for Toddlers and Pre-Schoolers

    The 5 Best Swim Devices for Toddlers and Pre-Schoolers

    by Janine Huldie41

  • From Arya to Ygritte, George R.R. Martin's popular "A Song of Ice and Fire" books and the "Game of Thrones" TV show are a gold mine of unique and beautiful baby names for girls.

    "Game of Thrones" Baby Names for Girls

    "Game of Thrones" Baby Names for Girls

    by Kathryn Lamoreux0

  • Some breathing patterns in infants are normal, and some breathing difficulties can be treated at home, but some breathing patterns in an infant indicate the need for immediate medical attention.

    Infant Breathing Difficulties

    Infant Breathing Difficulties

    by Andres Wagner26

  • This article will show you how to narrow down your selection and make the right choice when picking out a new toy gun for your child. I'll show you what features to look for and which ones are a bust.

    How to Choose the Best Nerf Gun for a Small Child

    How to Choose the Best Nerf Gun for a Small Child

    by Wess Pain1

  • Although a lot of media attention is given to marijuana or other illicit drug use, alcohol remains the number one drug of choice for many teens despite the long-term dangers.

    10 Dangers and Problems of Teenage Drinking

    10 Dangers and Problems of Teenage Drinking

    by Charlie Claywell0

  • Grief is one of the least understood facets of life. Understanding bereavement begins with Kubler Ross' 5 stages of death and support from friends and community groups. Links included for more help.

    Five Ways to Manage Grief

    Five Ways to Manage Grief

    by Michael Wnek8

  • Object permanence is one of the basic skills in infant development. This developmental milestone is actually composed of several stages. Learning them will help parents provide suitable experiences and interactions to facilitate acquisition of the skill.

    Object Permanence: The 6 Stages in Infant Growth and Development

    Object Permanence: The 6 Stages in Infant Growth and Development

    by JP Carlos10

  • Over 90 charades ideas specifically selected for kids including movies, television shows, books, and animals, as well as some pre-game questions to make sure the game ends in smiles, not tears.

    Ideas and Word Lists for Kids Charades

    Ideas and Word Lists for Kids Charades

    by Kristy Callan29

  • We recently ran across a picture for Matilda's Activity Tower on Pinterest. We immediately saw the usefulness and made one for ourselves. Learn why we love this tower and see a few changes we made.

    Why We Recommend Building Matilda's Activity Tower

    Why We Recommend Building Matilda's Activity Tower

    by Preston and Kate18

  • If you are looking for a traditional but unusual name for a baby, why not try a Welsh name. Whether you have a boy or a girl, Wales can offer plenty of beautiful names.

    Welsh Baby Names: Unusual and Traditional

    Welsh Baby Names: Unusual and Traditional

    by Judith Hancock47

  • The pros and cons of social media (like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, and Tumblr) on teenagers. We'll look at the advantages and disadvantages of growing up in the digital age.

    How Does Social Media Affect Teens?

    How Does Social Media Affect Teens?

    by Aldiyar2

  • Premature infants must fight to survive in a world that they are not yet scheduled to enter for weeks or months. Their immature central nervous system easily becomes overstimulated. The Developmental Care Model seeks to minimize environmental stress in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), and improve developmental outcomes.

    Interacting With Your Premature Infant:  Developmental Care in the NICU

    Interacting With Your Premature Infant: Developmental Care in the NICU

    by rmcrayne17

  • Many breastfeeding women suffer from ductal thrush but all too often it is misdiagnosed or mistreated. This article goes through the signs, symptoms and treatment of ductal thrush in order to help women recognise when they have got the condition and thus continue to breastfeed happily.

    Ductal Thrush and Breastfeeding

    Ductal Thrush and Breastfeeding

    by Meg Moon5

  • Saying goodnight is a great way to bond with your children and your significant other; and who knows? It might even inspire sweet dreams! Check out our list of 50 cute ways to say goodnight!

    50 Cute Ways to Say Goodnight

    50 Cute Ways to Say Goodnight

    by Tatiana10

  • It is important to have cell phone rules for kids. Your family cell phone policy should include limits on cell phones at night and at school, and you should monitor cell phone contacts for young kids.

    5 Cell Phone Rules for Kids and Teenagers

    5 Cell Phone Rules for Kids and Teenagers

    by Kristin Trapp23

  • Reading the statistics on what happens as a premature baby grows up can frighten parents. But statistics only paint half the picture. Read this article to see how to look behind them.

    What to Expect as Your Premature Baby Grows Up

    What to Expect as Your Premature Baby Grows Up

    by Yvonne Spence21

  • Some of us are bound to have bad or weak backs. There's overwhelming research to show that baby wearing is beneficial. There are a few back-supportive baby carriers you need to know about.

    Best Baby Carrier for Bad Backs

    Best Baby Carrier for Bad Backs

    by okanagangurl0

  • The Kikuyu people of Kenya have a very specific way of naming children. The first born-son is always given the same name as his paternal grandfather. The old man is usually very eager to be named and may start insinuating that 'he wants to be born' if the couple lingers too long.

    Kikuyu Names for Boys and Their Meaning

    Kikuyu Names for Boys and Their Meaning

    by Emmanuel Kariuki62

  • Kids are noisy! Do you have loud children that you would like to be quiet and calm down? Read this hub for suggestions to help your child be quieter and to bring some peace to your home.

    Loud Children: How to Get Noisy Kids to be Quiet

    Loud Children: How to Get Noisy Kids to be Quiet

    by lisabeaman22

  • Lovely as it is, it can also be a little exhausting to have a toddler who thinks sleep is for the weak, a moment not spent running is a moment wasted, and who wants everyone to join in every over active thing he does! So here are my top ten tips for surviving and bringing up an incredibly active toddler.

    Ten Tips for Bringing up a Very Active (Overactive!) Toddler

    Ten Tips for Bringing up a Very Active (Overactive!) Toddler

    by LondonGirl61

  • A baby bike trailer offers kids a thrill that never seems to fade. If you want to buy online or you are looking for reviews...

    The 5 Best Baby Bike Trailers

    The 5 Best Baby Bike Trailers

    by Will Apse4

  • Still have a Boppy nursing pillow but not sure what to do with it? You could always save it for the next baby, or use it for another purpose. Reuse, recycle, right? (Video of how to use the Boppy pillow included.)

    6 Alternative Uses for the  Boppy Nursing Pillow

    6 Alternative Uses for the Boppy Nursing Pillow

    by Marissa20

  • A collection of the tried and tested home remedies for diaper rash (nappy rash), proven to work quickly and safely to relieve your baby's discomfort.

    Home Remedies for (Nappy) Diaper Rash

    Home Remedies for (Nappy) Diaper Rash

    by Alison Graham9

  • Summer can be fun and amazing, but it gets a little boring when you run out of ideas. Here are 100 unique ideas for things to do over the summer for teens, parents, or the young-at-heart.

    100 Things for Teens to Do This Summer

    100 Things for Teens to Do This Summer

    by rhysrock89718

  • Learning how to discipline is one of the most important parts of raising your child. Many default to spanking, but there are many other ways to discipline that does not involve physical force.

    How to Discipline Your Child Without Spanking

    How to Discipline Your Child Without Spanking

    by Angela Michelle Schultz41

  • William is clearly a name fit for a prince! Here is the best list of nicknames for William anywhere! I'm sure something will suit your little Prince Charming!

    Best Nicknames for William

    Best Nicknames for William

    by Tatiana3

  • Baby sleep gadgets can make a difference in the amount of quiet time you have! Here are 5 of the best baby sleep devices available.

    Baby Sleep Gadgets -- the Top 5

    Baby Sleep Gadgets -- the Top 5

    by GreenMind2

  • Parents need to teach their children how to apologize properly. Saying your sorry is more than just uttering the words, and disciplining children requires close attention and guidance by parents.

    How to Help Children Learn to Say Sorry and Mean It

    How to Help Children Learn to Say Sorry and Mean It

    by JP Carlos2

  • Cloth diapers can be made from a wide range of materials: twill, jersey, birdseye, flannel, and terry cloth. Cotton and hemp are the most commonly used fibers, though traditionally linen was also used (probably due to availability). When choosing...

    How to Sew Prefold Cloth Diapers

    How to Sew Prefold Cloth Diapers

    by Christa Dovel19

  • The Green Machine Big Wheel is a bike that allows for spins and slides and offers a great deal of fun for kids (and even adults)!

    Huffy Green Machine Bike Reviews

    Huffy Green Machine Bike Reviews

    by Leah Lefler16

  • Being a good mom is not a race, nor is it a competition. It takes time, energy, and love. Learn about ten great goals and objectives to set for yourself when you're a new mom and how to accomplish your goals.

    10 Great Goals and Objectives for New Mothers

    10 Great Goals and Objectives for New Mothers

    by Marissa31

  • Thinking of using cloth diapers on your little one? It's a great idea, but is it practical, affordable, or suitable for your family? This review will give you some food for thought on the matter.

    A Personal Review of Flip Hybrid Cloth Diapers

    A Personal Review of Flip Hybrid Cloth Diapers

    by Rosa Marchisella0

  • These Southern baby names for boys and girls will reflect your pride of living south of the Mason-Dixon line. A variety of rugged, feminine, and old-fashioned names.

    100 Southern Baby Names for Boys and Girls

    100 Southern Baby Names for Boys and Girls

    by Pop Culture World0

  • Does your baby have a diaper rash, but you don't want to use over-the-counter creams to treat it? This article covers a list of natural ways and products you can do and use to treat your baby's rash.

    5 Natural Remedies for Diaper Rashes

    5 Natural Remedies for Diaper Rashes

    by Danielle Lopez16

  • Recycle toilet paper rolls into binoculars, a kazoo, race tracks, marble runs, and other fun toys for toddlers. These inexpensive crafts will inspire a lot of imaginative play!

    Using Cardboard Tubes for Toddler Toys

    Using Cardboard Tubes for Toddler Toys

    by Leah Lefler32

  • Don't know what to do about your teenager that wants to date? Here are ten tips to help navigate the teenage tempest of romantic relationships.

    The Dos and Don'ts of Teenage Dating

    The Dos and Don'ts of Teenage Dating

    by rdlang050

  • Your child has head lice and you can't seem to get rid of it. What do you do? Just live with the little buggers? Here's my tried and true tips on how to get rid of head lice once and for all!

    How to Get Rid of Head Lice Once and for All!

    How to Get Rid of Head Lice Once and for All!

    by Nicole Canfield5

  • What parents need to know about teenage drug and alcohol abuse: How to recognize if their child is using, and what to do about it.

    Teen Drug and Alcohol Abuse

    Teen Drug and Alcohol Abuse

    by jellygator8

  • If you are a parent travelling solo with a baby or small children, learn from my mistakes and make your trip go smoothly. I’ve run of nappies/diapers while stranded overnight so you don’t have to, I’ve left the toddler’s favourite blanket in a suitcase that went astray so you don’t have to…

    Solo Parent Travel With A Baby Or Small Children

    Solo Parent Travel With A Baby Or Small Children

    by Yvonne Spence45

  • The toys children play with impact them more than you think. Kids learn fast, and it's up to us to take advantage of this critical learning period and ensure they develop into skilled, happy adults.

    How Toys Impact Children's Development

    How Toys Impact Children's Development

    by Michaela24

  • Every child has unique character traits that make him or her a special person. Parents can work with children to help them establish a good sense of themselves through every day circumstances.

    What Makes a Child Special?

    What Makes a Child Special?

    by Dianna Mendez92

  • Deciding when to start a family can be a complicated process, but deciding when to close the book on the baby-making chapter can be even more so. Here's my top reasons for not having any more kids.

    How to Know You're Done Having Babies

    How to Know You're Done Having Babies

    by Kierstin Gunsberg4

  • Some parents dread, “the talk.” However, talking to your daughter about puberty can be reframed from drudgery to a rite of passage. Learn how to talk with your daughter with confidence and reverence.

    How to Discuss Puberty with Your Daughter

    How to Discuss Puberty with Your Daughter

    by CarlySullens39

  • Time for the tooth fairy to visit? Add some magic with a letter from the tooth fairy. This article includes many fun ideas for what to write.

    Tooth Fairy Letters for Your Child

    Tooth Fairy Letters for Your Child

    by toothfairymom129

  • It's common these days for baby girls to be given names that were once considered boys' names. If you love the idea of a sporty, preppy, unisex name, you'll find plenty of name ideas here.

    Unisex Baby Names for Girls

    Unisex Baby Names for Girls

    by SmartAndFun14

  • Most people have heard of the “dive reflex,” which apparently means that babies are born able to swim. But there is more to the dive reflex than most of us assume, and some of its effects may not be what you would want for your baby. If you are thinking about teaching a young baby to swim read this article first.

    Safety Tips When Taking Your Baby Swimming.

    Safety Tips When Taking Your Baby Swimming.

    by Yvonne Spence37

  • The FDA has discovered a trend that until recently remained largely unrealized. This trend, backed by data from an innovative new study, is the substantial number of mothers who supply their newborn infants with herbal teas and/or various supplements. A warning has been issued to physicians treating infants to look for possible drug interactions with any substances provided to a baby by its mother.

    The Safety of Giving Tea to Infants: Anise, Chamomile, Peppermint, Black Tea Warnings

    The Safety of Giving Tea to Infants: Anise, Chamomile, Peppermint, Black Tea Warnings

    by Schatzie Speaks15

  • How do you change a diaper? Should you use cloth or disposable? How much do they cost? Learn the answer to these questions and other valuable tips!

    A Beginner's Guide to Changing Diapers

    A Beginner's Guide to Changing Diapers

    by Marissa10

  • Speech and language delays are a concern for many parents, who wonder if their child is simply a "late talker"or if there is a true language disorder present. Learn the signs of a language delay: early intervention is vital to successful treatment.

    Delays in Toddler Language Development

    Delays in Toddler Language Development

    by Leah Lefler12

  • Parenting styles can be an important indicator of childhood outcomes. The style of parenting you choose to use does not necessarily doom your child or guaranteesuccess. Knowing how different parenting styles effect most children, however, can go a long way in helping parents find the right fit for their family.

    The 4 Types of Parenting Styles

    The 4 Types of Parenting Styles

    by LQWILLIams16

  • Sometimes a stroller is needed for an older, larger child. This article reviews different stroller types for big kids, and provides examples of stroller alternatives, jogging strollers, and large umbrella strollers.

    The Best Strollers for Big Kids

    The Best Strollers for Big Kids

    by Leah Lefler53

  • If your child would like some good ideas for teddy bear names, feel free to choose a couple of cute names from this list to share!

    Cute and Funny Teddy Bear Names

    Cute and Funny Teddy Bear Names

    by Tatiana125

  • Getting presents is some kind of wonderful. Registering for them with full-blown baby-brain? Not so much. Read this list for an easy go-to when it comes time to add toys to your baby registry.

    The Best Toys to Put on Your Baby Registry

    The Best Toys to Put on Your Baby Registry

    by Kierstin Gunsberg0

  • A parent lets go of her child during stages of child development, allowing the child to grow up and eventually become independent. This can be more difficult for the parent than it is for the child.

    How to Let Go and Let Your Child Grow Up

    How to Let Go and Let Your Child Grow Up

    by Janis Leslie Evans69

  • From math to science to learning to read, many animated tv shows enhance a child's learning. Here is a list of fantastic shows that will keep your child learning the entire time.

    The Best Educational Cartoon TV Shows for Kids

    The Best Educational Cartoon TV Shows for Kids

    by cardelean17

  • List of potential sources of conflict between teens and parents. These are situations and disagreements that may lead to arguments and fighting, but do not have to damage relationships.

    Sources of Conflict Between Parents and Teenagers

    Sources of Conflict Between Parents and Teenagers

    by Blake Flannery11

  • Be prepared for your newborn with this list of baby essentials. Learn what you need for the baby and how you can save money buying items for your new baby.

    Everything You Need for a Newborn Baby

    Everything You Need for a Newborn Baby

    by Marissa32

  • A new parent's nightmare includes slogging through all the baby products on the market to find out what works best for the most reasonable price. Diapers are high on the list, so let's compare the two big name diaper brands: Huggies and Pampers. These products may appear similar, but they were not created equal when put to the test.

    Huggies Little Snugglers Vs. Pampers Swaddlers (New Born)

    Huggies Little Snugglers Vs. Pampers Swaddlers (New Born)

    by Rosa Marchisella28

  • There is no end to the potential baby names that can be found in literature. Here are over 20 unique baby names from literature and tips to help inspire you.

    Unique Baby Names From Literature

    Unique Baby Names From Literature

    by Lisa14

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