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Preventing SIDS: New Advice for Parents

Preventing SIDS: New Advice for Parents

Recent reports emphasize that overheating, second-hand smoke, formula feeding, soft bedding, and bed sharing with adults may also contribute to SIDS.
They Got Us Good

They Got Us Good

Be our kids naughty or nice this year, we all tend to spoil them rotten when it comes to toys at Christmas, and no one knows this better than the leading brand toy companies. These companies have made their millions out of us guilt driven parents and will continue to do so. Like it or not, toy compa
Shaping Their Lives - Baby Boomer Values And More?

Shaping Their Lives - Baby Boomer Values And More?

The generation of baby boomers lived, following sets of values. These should be identified for criticizing, correcting and challenging them. Their way of approach towards their beliefs, world events, relationships and politics make up their system of values. This helps them in reacting towards certa
Tamagotchi Version 3 - Tropical Flowers

Tamagotchi Version 3 - Tropical Flowers

Tamagotchi Version 3 is a new and improved version of the older Tamagotchi Connection. You can still obtain "Gotchi" Points and secret codes for shopping, as well as infrared technology that allows owners to "connect" their pets together. Tamagotchi Version 3 features three refre
Emma Grace, 3 and a half months`

Emma Grace, 3 and a half months`

Thanks so much to these parents for submitting pictures of their children for the baby photo gallery.
Three Things Every New Parent Should Know About Baby Laundry

Three Things Every New Parent Should Know About Baby Laundry

Babies can easily go through 2 to 4 changes of baby clothes each day. This explains why many new parents comment that their laundry duty more than doubled after they had their baby. There are a couple of ways to approach the increased laundry responsibilities that come with a new baby and we're
What Is the Dima Yakovlev Bill?

What Is the Dima Yakovlev Bill?

Quick information on what this Russian bill is about and how it impacts the future of US citizens adopting from Russia.
Characteristics of Baby Boomers - The Good And The Bad Involved

Characteristics of Baby Boomers - The Good And The Bad Involved

Each person is different in their own way. This makes him/her different from the others. Even siblings differ a lot. Still, with the distinct characteristics of every person, he/she still should be able to achieve a good relationship with other people.
When Is It Time to Switch from a Car Seat to a Booster Seat?

When Is It Time to Switch from a Car Seat to a Booster Seat?

Switching your child from a car seat to a booster seat? Make sure you know the guidelines first.
Talking to Your Child about Swine Flu

Talking to Your Child about Swine Flu

Not sure how to talk to your grade-schooler about swine flu? Here are some tips on how you can be straight with your grade-schooler while still providing reassurance about swine flu.
Non-custodial Parent Being Denied Visitation

Non-custodial Parent Being Denied Visitation

A single dad in our forum asks: Can a non-custodial parent do anything when we're denied visitation, aside from keeping track of it and filing police reports
One Feature to Avoid On Infant Car Seats

One Feature to Avoid On Infant Car Seats

On infant car seats, this feature can make it more difficult to use your car seat correctly. Learn about rear-adjust harnesses and why you may want the convenience of another option.
The Teachers Unions And Their Effect On Learning With Costs Going Out Of Control Across America

The Teachers Unions And Their Effect On Learning With Costs Going Out Of Control Across America

The National Teachers Union has gone out of control with funding being used for everything except the learning of students. They use every excuse to hire more teachers and special ed teachers with increases in salary increases up and down the line. I for one cannot see any earthly reason to pay prin
Baby Massage - Relaxing and Stimulating

Baby Massage - Relaxing and Stimulating

Baby massage is both relaxing and stimulating. Here are some tips to help you understand the secrets of baby massage.
Baby Bouquet Ideas

Baby Bouquet Ideas

Baby bouquets are often used for baby showers. You can make these bouquets from actual baby items so the mom-to-be can use them in caring for her infant. However, these bouquets can also be purely decorative. Either way baby bouquets are perfect for centerpieces or gifts for the mother-to-be.
Green Gift Giving With Kids

Green Gift Giving With Kids

Are you "greener" now that you're a parent? Maybe so, but probably not when it comes to gift giving. Here's your guide to green gift giving with kids.
How to Select a Qualified Lactation Consultant

How to Select a Qualified Lactation Consultant

Breastfeeding is a central part of the connection between a mother and her newborn. However, getting to grips with the technical and emotional aspects of nursing can be one of the toughest challenges facing a new mother and her newborn in the critical first weeks. A qualified lactation consultant ca
At what age can my teenager vote?

At what age can my teenager vote?

The voting age in the United States is the age in which your teenager can begin participating in government elections.
Beyond Split & Broken - Complex Instead

Beyond Split & Broken - Complex Instead

Statistically, the effects of divorce on our society are difficult to prove although there are figures bandied around. What we do know is that some people go on and have far better lives and some don&