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Does Your Baby Cry At Daycare?

August 31st, 2015 | By: Elizabeth Pantley
Five ways to help your child cope with separation anxiety
Does Your Baby Cry At Daycare?

Heading off to daycare or preschool for the first time is a huge milestone in a child’s life. Some children happily run off to play, but others simply superglue themselves to your leg. If you have a superglue kid, here are some ways to help him loosen his grip so he can enjoy his new experience.

How To Make Your Own Baby Food

August 27th, 2015 | By: Cheryl Tallman and Joan Ahlers
Quick tips and easy recipes for making homemade baby food
How To Make Your Own Baby Food

Introducing solid foods is an important step in your baby's development. While there is nothing wrong with feeding your infant jarred baby food, many parents don't realize that making baby food at home can be quick, easy and less expensive. Here's a look at how to make your own baby food – and why you might want to give it a try.

Toilet Training in a Day

August 6th, 2015 | By: Nancy Ripton
Toilet training doesn't have to take weeks or even months. Try this empowering method for toilet training in a day.
Toilet Training in a Day

Some parents take weeks or even months trying to toilet train their child, but according to Wendy Sweeney, creator of Booty Camp toilet training in a day is possible.

Mum’s The Word

July 30th, 2015 | By: Nancy Ripton
How you speak to your baby can make her more empathetic later in life.
Mum’s The Word

How you talk to your young child can have a significant impact on how he will communicate with people later in life. A new study out of the the University of York found that mother’s who verbally tune-in to her child’s thoughts and feelings at a young age, help their child learn to empathize with other people later in life.

Get Your Picky Eater to Try Something New

July 14th, 2015 | By: Elizabeth Pantley
Follow these five tips for getting your picky eater to try new foods.
Get Your Picky Eater to Try Something New

Is your child unwilling to taste a new food? A picky eater often has to be exposed to something new as many as 15 times before even tasting it! Children trust familiar things in their lives and are often suspicious of something new and different – this applies to food too. A food that has an unusual appearance, color, smell or texture can be off-putting to a young child. That's why repeated exposure helps. Eventually the unusual food becomes familiar, and at that point, your child becomes open to the idea of tasting it and giving it a fair evaluation. Knowing these facts gives us insight into how to introduce new foods and what to expect when we do.