| Donít Forget the Sunscreen
Posted by Ideal Baby on 7/22/2014
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Your babyís skin is brand new, paper thin, and very susceptible to sunburn. During these hot summer months, itís important take care of your babyís skin to avoid a painful sunburn, and worse, dehydration and heat stroke.
Home Safety Tips for Babies
While raising a new born, you have to take several measures at home to keep them safe and secure at home. Stair cases should be out of reach for toddlers and you need to put some barricades every time you child is playing in the living room. Here are some additional safety tips you can follow to help keep your baby safe.
Four Old Wivesí Tales Science Says Are True
Posted by Ideal Baby on 7/11/2014
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Often, old wivesí tales are just that: tales. But sometimes, certain beliefs persist generation after generation. With sophisticated tools to examine these beliefs, some have been found to be surprisingly scientifically sound, like the examples discussed below.
Baby Traveling Essentials
Traveling with your new baby (especially if its your first time!) is always a little chaotic. So to reduce your day-of stress and to make sure you donít forget your babyís essentials, itís important to plan ahead. And planning ahead in the form of lists and checklists to make sure youíre prepared for the unexpected is a great idea.
How to Raise Adventurous Kids: 4 Tips to Get a Solid Start
Posted by Ideal Baby on 7/8/2014
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In a digital age when children grow up embarking on virtual adventures, it wouldn't be too surprising in the future if they become hesitant to leave the cozy comfort of the couch and step out of the door. Unfortunately, much of life happens outside - and with people and animals who get hurt if you sling rocks at them - so sooner rather than later, you would have to introduce the kids to the world.
Be Prepared for Your Babyís First Time at the Beach
Posted by Ideal Baby on 7/3/2014
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Unless youíre living in a particularly warm part of the world, or you can manage to squeeze in some vacation days to travel during the winter, summer is the time when youíll be able to take your brand new baby to the beach.
The Red Badge of Pregnancy: How to Deal with Stretch Marks
Posted by Ideal Baby on 7/2/2014
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Being pregnant for the first-time can be a spiritually enlarging experience, but after you've climbed down from the exhilaration of delivering your firstborn and seeing him or her for the first time, you've got to battle with the more practical concerns of your postpartum condition.
Daddy's Child: Modern Fathers Take More Active Roles in Parenting
Posted by Maria on 7/2/2014
Dads of today are a new breed from fathers of generations ago. Men are no longer expected to 'wear the pants,' and the increasing liberties and opportunities that women enjoy inside and outside their homes open up household tasks for fathers to take over that it's more becoming of a necessity for fathers to wear the apron, too.
Shopping for Baby Cribs? Follow These Tips
Posted by IdealBaby on 7/1/2014
Ah, cribs. Your child is going to spend much of hs or her first couple of years in one for nap time or bedtime. And with babies and toddlers spending more time in that one place than just about anywhere else in the house, a crib quickly is seen as perhaps the most important baby item - and perhaps the one item that you need to get right.