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Baby Food Makeover

February 4th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out why baby puree sales are declining and what more parents are feeding their children.
Baby Food Makeover

In the past decade baby food has under gone a health makeover. It’s not that parents haven’t always been concerned with what was going into their baby’s mouths, it’s just that the research wasn’t always steering them in the right direction.

When to Start Sleep Training

January 3rd, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out when to start sleep training and how best to sleep train your baby
When to Start Sleep Training

The first month of life is exhausting for parents, says Dr. Cathryn Tobin, author of the Lull-A-Baby Sleep Plan. Your baby can’t tell the difference between day and night and needs to be fed every two to four hours. When it comes to sleep, it’s survival mode. But once you’re through that initial rough patch, it is possible to teach her to sleep through the night. Here’s how.

How to Deal with Attention-seeking Toddlers

January 3rd, 2016 | By: Elizabeth Pantley
Does your child often demand your all of your attention? Here’s how to cope with those constant interruptions.
How to Deal with Attention-seeking Toddlers

It can be frustrating when your child constantly interrupts you, but attention-seeking is a common toddler trait. Here’s how to teach them when it’s okay to interrupt­–and how to do it politely.

How To Make Your Own Baby Food

January 3rd, 2016 | 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.

Holiday Sleep Schedules

December 23rd, 2015 | By: Nancy Ripton
How to fit in holiday fun without your child becoming overtired and cranky.
Holiday Sleep Schedules

Tis the season for fun and festivities. But too many late-night soirées can make for a grumpy, tired child. Here’s how to find the balance between holiday fun and sleep, so you can enjoy the season with a happy, well-rested child.