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4 Things That Affect Toddler Sleeping Which Might Surprise You

After the first year, parents are typically expecting sleep behaviours to improve. Here are 4 things about toddler sleep that might surprise you. Read More


How Does A Large Head Fit Through A Small Exit?

It’s the question most pregnant women want to know: How on earth does a baby’s head fit through such a small exit? Find out why a c-section isn't the answer Read More

Stress In Babies – Why It’s Dangerous And How To Prevent It

Babies have it easy, just eat and sleep. What could they possibly stress about? Find out how dangerous stress is for babies and how to prevent it Read More


Excessive Sugar Intake Causing Alcoholic Diseases In 30% Of Children

A spoonful of sugar occasionally isn't so bad, but today children are consuming so much sugar, they’re at risk for illnesses seen in alcoholics. Read More


8 Must Do Daddy Daughter Dates

Every child enjoys time with their parents, but it's extra special for a little girl to have a date with her daddy. Here's 8 dates for daddies and daughters Read More

5 Causes Of Itchy Nipples While Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding can be a challenge and adding in itchy nipples can take it to the next level. Here are 5 causes of itchy nipples while breastfeeding Read More


Why Your Toddler Shouldn’t Use A Sippy Cup

The spill-proof sippy cup just might be the best invention for parents, but there are risks involved in using one for babies and toddlers. Read More

Your Baby’s Having A Hard Day Too

Parenting can be a challenge and stretch us more than we imagine. It can make a hard day easier, when we remember our children are having a hard time too Read More



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