How to Baby Proof Your Stairs to Prevent Falls

According to the CDC, approximately 8,000 children are treated in emergency rooms across the United States for fall related injuries each day. Each day. That adds up to over 2.9 million injuries a year. One of the most common places in the house where falls occur is the staircase. Fortunately, it is quick and simple […]

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How to Baby Proof Your Fireplace: Everything You Need to Know

Nothing is more pleasant than the warming heat generated by a fireplace on a cold night. Unfortunately, the flickering flames can lure a curious child towards it. If the fireplace has not been appropriately babyproofed then the end results will not be pretty. According to the US Fire Administration, more than one-third of Americans use […]

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Halloween costumes for the whole family

If you are anything like me then you will have no time to get your creative juices flowing and make an awesome homemade costume. There is nothing wrong with that. While slightly less original, store-bought costumes not only look awesome but make deciding upon a costume so much easier. All costumes shown on Pinterest are […]

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How to baby proof your toilet

The toilet is something we use every day without thinking. While it is perfectly safe for adults, your little child is a different story. Come with me as I explore everything you need to do to childproof your toilet. Secure the door to the toilet The easiest way to baby proof the toilet is to […]

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How to Baby Proof All Types of Doors

There are two things that need to be remembered when looking to baby-proof a door: Preventing your child from using the door on its own ​Preventing your child from injury due to moving parts such as hinges In this guide, I will cover products that will solve the above two points for internal doors which […]

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Baby Hammock Guide – Everything That You Need to Know

Like a regular hammock, a baby hammock is suspended with your baby off the ground in a material or canvas sheet. A baby hammock can be a simple as a sling attached to a metal frame. A baby hammock is designed to be a transition bed. This means that it is designed to get your […]

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Your guide to buying sheets for your baby's crib

Choosing bed sheets is a fun way to decorate your baby's nursery. As a crib is often the center of attention, the crib sheets can kick off the entire decor of the nursery. It's all well and good to choose good looking sheets but they also have to be soft and comfortable for your little […]

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The different sleeping options for your baby

There are a couple of different choices you can make when it comes to what you want your baby to sleep in. It all depends on your parenting style and how close you want to be to your baby while they sleep. You may also want to get something different for when they sleep at […]

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Are you singing the Baby Blues?

What are the Baby blues? Just a few days after giving birth you may feel a brief episode of mood swings, tearfulness, anxiety and difficulty in sleeping. This is commonly referred to as the Baby Blues. The baby blues are know by a wide variety of names including the postpartum blues, maternity blues. Whatever the […]

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The blotchy curse of the mask of pregnancy

What is the mask of pregnancy? During pregnancy, dark, blotchy, brown, colored patches can appear on the skin of your face. Most commonly on the forehead, upper lip, and cheeks. The condition is cleverly known as the mask of pregnancy. Your skin blotches can line up perfectly causing it to appear as if you are […]

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Identify and prevent stretch marks during pregnancy

You wake up, just like you have every other day during your pregnancy. You look in the mirror and notice unusual red streaks at the base of your baby bump. Do not be alarmed. Chances are you have stretch marks. These are a common occurrence during pregnancy. What are stretch marks? During pregnancy, your body […]

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How to identify and prevent postpartum hair loss

What is postpartum hair loss? Are you shedding an unusually large amount of hair in the months following childbirth? Losing hair, sometimes in clumps, is common among mothers and is known as postpartum hair loss. Your hair goes through two stages, a growing stage and a resting stage. Approximately 90% of the hairs on your […]

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How to identify and cope with postpartum sweating

What is postpartum sweating? Postpartum sweating is the tendency to sweat like you have just done a vigorous workout. Commonly experienced by mothers in the weeks after childbirth, postpartum sweating generally comes on at night, just as you are trying to fall asleep. The large amount of sweat can shock unsuspecting mothers. There is no […]

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