Smart Phones for Smart Parenting

Published November 22, 2014

In this day in age, technology is all around us. Not only does technology open the door to so many more things that we can do, but it also takes what we can already do, and does it that much better. Raising a child is one of the biggest tasks imaginable, so who knew that technology could even make it easier? Because of technology, a simple thing like baby monitors has been opened up and explored and made that much better with the use of smart phones. More and more parents are finding that their smart phones can be used […]

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Baby Monitors for Geeks

Published November 22, 2014

Are you a parent that wants to incorporate as much technology into your and your child’s lives? If so then you have probably researched some of the most state-of-the-art baby monitors. Raising a child can be hard word, luckily there is fascinating technology that exists that can make this task much easier. There are two brands right now that have released some of the best baby monitors out there for parents who don’t mind working with technology and want the best equipment for taking care of their child. The first of which is the Infant Optics DXR-8. This baby monitor […]

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The Price of Peace of Mind!

Published November 22, 2014

Don’t get me wrong, having a child is easily one of the best experiences that exist and more than makes up for the many struggles you will be faced with – however, having a child is not free. The cost of raising a child can be a substantial sum, not to mention the toll that stress can take on you. Nevertheless, a baby in her infantile stage can cost a pretty penny when you figure the costs of all the things that you will have to buy in order to create a comfortable living environment. That is why it is […]

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What is Best: Electronic or Manual Pumps?

Published November 22, 2014

Picking out a good breast pump can be a real task. There are lots of questions to consider and contemplate such as: what will last the longest? What will the baby like? What will be the most comfortable? All of these are good questions, and can be answered with a little bit of research. First off, the big different between electronic and manual pumps is just that: one works electronically while the other one requires you to do the pumping. Lots of mothers complain about the manual pumps and say that they are hard work – which they are. Mothers […]

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Breast Feeding: Good for the Baby, and You!

Published November 22, 2014

Breast feeding is a big deal when raising an infant, but it can be a real task. Some mother’s don’t agree with breast feeding while others fully believe in it and do it avidly for all of their children in the infant stage. Whether you believe in it or not, there are proven benefits that breast feeding can have. These benefits aren’t just for the baby however, even though the baby has a number of nutritional benefits he/she can get from breast feeding, but the mother can benefit from it as well! This is the part that a lot of […]

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Safe Traveling Tips For Your Baby

Published November 22, 2014

A lot of parents reach vast problems when it comes to traveling with a baby. Just because you have an infant to take care of doesn’t mean you must cancel all of your plans. I know several mothers who think that just because they have a 5-month-old to take care of means that they can’t go anywhere – this is not the case. However, there lots of dos and don’ts when it comes to traveling with a baby. Here are some easy steps you can follow to ensure safety for your baby, and a stress-free trip for the baby’s parents. […]

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All You Need To Know About Crib Death

Published November 22, 2014

One of the biggest fears, or perhaps THE biggest fear of raising an infant is the possibility of crib death. Crib death, also known as sudden infant death syndrome (or SIDS for short), is when an infant who is under one year old dies during sleep without any implication as to what could have caused it. Most of the time this is completely unavoidable, but other times it could be a case that can be controlled by the infant’s parents; things like the baby’s crib, for instance, can be modified to prevent SIDS. Some moms and dads might say SIDS […]

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Top 5 Vacations That Students Take

Published September 21, 2014

You as a student would probably have reached the point where you think all your brain cells are already fried because of all the academic pressure you encountered. The best way to forget about this of course is to unwind and for you to relax by going in a vacation. To give you a little idea on what are the best vacations destinations, here is some information for you. The Beach Whether you will be surfing or swimming or just lay on the sand to have a tan, you will definitely enjoy going in a beach. The relaxing sound of […]

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Cats: They Gotta Knead Something!

Published August 19, 2014

Part of the main reason why I have always loved being a pet owner is the fact that I get to observe weird and awkward behaviors. Internet videos can be found completely centered around strange behavior found in cats. One of these strange behaviors is kneading. There has been a lot of questions coming from cat owners as to why their cats knead, what it is their doing exactly, and what it means. It’s common in all cats to knead and even though there isn’t a for sure answer, there are a lot of theories. A very common act associated […]

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Dog Days No More!

Published August 19, 2014

As a dog owner, it is crucial that you instill a positive personality and feeling in your dog. Having a dog that just mopes around, is uncomfortable all the time, and just doesn’t want to be around anybody can really ruin purpose of companionship with a dog. One of the biggest things that dog owners fail with is making sure their dog has enough physical activity. Not giving your dog enough physical activity can put him on the fast track to the description that I just gave. Don’t let your dog have anymore dog days! Depending on what kind of […]

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