Bath Time, A New Olympic Sport

Bath Time, A New Olympic Sport

Is bath time at your house an Olympic sport?

“Bath time at our house is a disaster. My daughter splashes, throws toys, and sprays the entire bathroom with water. Washing up doesn’t happen without a big fuss.”

Kids think that the tub is their own private swimming pool & washing up is not on their to do list.  They are not being bad – they are just having FUN!

Lots of little kids never want to take a bath! They don’t cooperate and it becomes a battle of wills. Here are some tips if you have a little bath-avoider!

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Napping Away From Home

Napping Away From Home

Many families travel for vacations and family events. Taking trips with children has many variables, but one that many parents worry about is their little one’s nap schedule while on vacation. You certainly don’t want to resort to staying home and give up all of those potential memories to be made. Instead, devise a plan ahead of time – and then be open to going with the flow once you arrive at your destination. You can always get back on track when you get home.

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Have More Fun as a Mother

Have More Fun as a Mother

Are you too busy being a Mother to enjoy being a Mom?

Lighten up and follow some of these tips.

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Planning Car Trips with a Baby

Planning Car Trips with a Baby

Once you have a baby, traveling will not be the same as it used to be; but that doesn’t mean that it can’t be fun! With some time and thought, you can plan a car trip with your baby that is enjoyable for everyone.

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Separation Anxiety is a Normal Part of Development

Separation Anxiety is a Normal Part of Development

Babies quickly learn that other people are vital to their happiness and their survival, which means that they form very strong bonds with their caretakers! Unfortunately, babies don’t have the ability to understand fully how the world works. They don’t know what makes people appear or disappear, and they don’t know if beloved people will come back ever again once they are out of sight. Craving closeness to their caretakers is something that babies do to protect themselves from these potential losses.

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9 Fun Ways to Get Kids to Cooperate

9 Fun Ways to Get Kids to Cooperate

There are so many things we need to get our kids to do (or stop doing!).

Try these fun ways to gain cooperation.

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Help Your Child Stay Dry at Night

Help Your Child Stay Dry at Night

Bedwetting is a very normal thing among young children. About 50% of three year olds, 40% of four year olds, 20-25% of five year olds, and 10-15% of six year olds still don’t stay dry every night. Typically bedwetting goes away on its own as children get older; however, there are a few things that you can do to help your child stay dry throughout the night.

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