Category Archives: Mom Tips

5 Guidelines to Help New Parents

A new child will mean a whole new lifestyle for parents. This also brings along an entire new set of “rules” that you may have never known or thought about before having a baby. While there’s clearly no exact handbook … Continue reading

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The 8 Best Father’s Day Gifts for Dad

Father’s Day is coming up, and that means it’s time to show our appreciation to the fathers in our life for all they do for us. Try to make his day meaningful with a special meal, take him out for … Continue reading

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7 Essential Items to Calm a Fussy Infant

Everyone knows that babies tend to cry a lot. Usually they cry because they’re hungry, tired, need a diaper change, etc. Normally taking care of the need makes the crying stop, but sometimes you just can’t figure out what the … Continue reading

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8 Tips to Save Money When You Have a Baby

Having a baby is a wonderful endeavor, but there’s no doubt that it will be costly. Between baby supplies and visits to the doctor, you could be spending more than you anticipated. Hopefully you’ve estimated your costs and saved proportionately, … Continue reading

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6 Tips to Handle Your Baby’s Separation Anxiety

In the first couple years of your child’s life, you and she will spend a lot of time together. You’ll do everything from chores to play. You’ll be her entire world, but eventually she’ll have to learn that you can’t … Continue reading

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5 Baby Products for Bath Time Fun

Bath time can be a chore or a whole lot of fun. It depends on what you make of it. Even if your child doesn’t mind the water, he might be initially afraid of the bath tub because it’s a … Continue reading

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New Study Sheds Light on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Dr. Daniel Rubens, physician and researcher at Seattle Children’s Hospital, has recently completed a new study that uncovers clues to solving Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), the leading cause of death of infants between one and twelve months. Dr. Rubens’ … Continue reading

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Checklist to Ensure a No-Fuss Halloween Night Trick or Treating

Celebrating Halloween with little ones in tow can be tricky as toddlers can get easily tired or scared and fussy. If you have older kids to take trick or treating, being prepared can help you make sure your kids have … Continue reading

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Going to Bed is NOT a Punishment

I am a licensed psychologist and a certified child and family sleep coach dedicated to helping families get their sleep back on track. After working through sleep issues with my own child, I discovered there is a science (and art) … Continue reading

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5 Baby Sleep Safety Tips: September is Safety Month

September is Baby Safety Month so it is a good time for parents to focus on making sure they are doing all they can to keep their babies safe and protected. Knowing that baby is safe and sound will give … Continue reading

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