This is a long overdue post. Ever since I started breastfeeding my son, I have loved it even though I went through engorgement, sore nipples, blocked ducts and even a lump-scare. I want to record the joy and memorable moments of our bonding journey. Hence, this post.
Category: Age Groups
Once upon a time, I read a story that has stayed with me until now. It goes, more or less, like this:
Before becoming a mother, I would wonder why parents let their kids shout and run around in a restaurant. I would wonder why parents let their kids cry loudly while they stood by or walk away. I would wonder why parents let their kids roll on the ground crying and flailing their little arms and legs. Were they bad parents?
My heart goes out to the parents of little 2-year-old Brianna Florer. Their Christmas celebration would forever be marred by this tragedy. Parents and child care personnel out there, please please be alert to this danger: button batteries.
No parent should ever bury their child. Even worse, blamed and charged for the death of the child. Unfortunately, this is what has happened to a couple in Georgia.
With the dwindling number of local domestic helpers, many families are forced to hire foreign maids. In Malaysia, there are currently about 300,000 foreign domestic workers. However, many families do not just leave the daily chores to the maids but also entrust them with the care of their children.
Pools are great fun — especially for kids — but they can be dangerous, so good for you for thinking hard about safety. The most important piece of advice I can give …
The third grade classroom that was visiting our nature center for the day consisted of mostly boys – rowdy, loud and rambunctious boys. As we started out into the woods, the children spoke loudly to each other in anticipation of what was to come.
Any experienced mom or dad can tell you that little kids get sick a lot (and it’s not because you forgot to put socks on your little one’s feet, either!). Chances are, your cutie is coming down with one thing or another because she’s like every other baby and toddler…
Find out what causes common ear infections in babies and toddlers — and what you can do to ease your little one’s pain in the ear.