Category Archives: Baby Development

9 Essential Vitamins All Children Need

Ideally, kids should be getting their vitamins and minerals from a healthy, well-balanced diet. This includes dairy products like milk and cheese, lots of fruit and vegetables, protein from lean meat, and whole grains. While this would be a perfect … Continue reading

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11 Benefits of Babywearing for Mom & Baby

Babywearing means carrying your child in a sling or wrap around your body as often as you can. Infants are carried in the front, but older children can be carried on the back. This practice offers a lot of benefits … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Activities for Toddlers

Toddlers are unique little individuals who can go from perfectly content to throwing a tantrum within minutes. When kids are cooped up in the house on a rainy day, it’s easy to see how they could get anxious and throw … Continue reading

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Tips for Parents of Twins: Helping to Establish Own Identities

As a mom of twins, I know how easy it can be to image your children will always be together. They’re partners in crimes; best friends. As they get older, however, they’ll want to be their own person and break … Continue reading

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Teaching Kids About Shapes and Colors

One of the most basic lessons for a child to learn includes learning the names of various shapes and colors. Since children are so young when these types of lessons are taught, you may need to utilize a few different … Continue reading

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Getting Baby Ready to Crawl

Your baby is growing up! Inevitably, your baby will want to start crawling, but first they have to learn. Here are some tips to help them start crawling. 1. Mirror At this age, your baby is probably very much interested … Continue reading

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5 Simple Ways to Encourage Baby to Start Talking

As parents, we love when our baby reaches a special milestone. One of these moments that we’re always hoping for as soon as possible is for baby to start talking! While we must be patient and wait for our children … Continue reading

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Developmental Delay Signs Parents Should Look Out For

Every child develops at different rates. Still, there’s a general timeline of where your baby should fall at each stage. Don’t rely on this timeline too closely, but if you notice your child is missing several milestone, it can’t hurt … Continue reading

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How to Handle A Toddler Temper Tantrum

A temper tantrum is a quick and powerful burst of anger. One moment everyone is having a good time and the next your toddler is screaming about something. Interestingly, many people think their child has more tantrums than most kids, but this … Continue reading

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How to Improve Baby’s Lack of Neck Strength

When your baby is born, he has very little neck strength. Parents and caregivers must support a child’s neck whenever he is held or picked up until he develops these muscles. Parents need to create activities to help strengthen those … Continue reading

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