Essential Oil Teething Remedies
If you are a momma who has tried essential oils, you understand the amazing powers they have. I used to think it was…
Homemade Cleaning Solutions to Freshen the Home
When I was pregnant I started researching more natural solutions for everything in my life; from the food we eat, to…
Bath Time Tips
And Now There is Bath Time Your Baby For first time mothers, there is a batch of new skills and activities to deal…
Ten Tips For Becoming Your Family's Nutritionist
Following is the last tip. You as parents have a nutritional window of opportunity in your child's first few years…
When Do Babies Eat Solid Food?
Oh the most hated question I hear from people! When do babies eat solid food? Well there is no simple answer to this…
Between Cradle And Grave
New beginnings after one of the most significant endings in my life, is bittersweet. Not the chocolate chip kind. As…
Motherhood Articles (95)
Should You Avoid Certain Foods Whilst Breastfeeding?
In the early months of life, a baby is completely dependent on breastmilk to fulfil its dietary requirements. During breastfeeding many mothers find that it is possible to eat exactly as they choose, without suffering ill effects on themselves or their baby. Although highly seasoned foods, or foods with intense…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Aug 22, 2011  
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25 Ways For Mom To Shake Off The Day
Sometimes life gives you "those" days...You know the ones I'm talking about, right? Nothing is going right. You left your kid home with the babysitter and surprise surprise, they left a natural disaster in your house. There are twelve loads of laundry and a sink full of food encrusted dishes…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 27, 2011  
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3 Potty Training Pointers That Really Work
Potty training your child can either be a frustrating or an exciting experience filled with lots of trial and error along the way. But you can rest assured that your child, any child, will be potty trained eventually. You don't see quite a lot of teens running around in diapers,…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 30, 2011  
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new mother advice
If you are looking for some new mother advice, because you have just had a baby then congratulations! One thing you will find (as most of us do) is that everyone has advice for new mothers and while it is all well meaning, most of it is unsolicited and unhelpful.…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Mar 29, 2011  
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Motherhood Advice From Other, More Experienced Mothers
It can certainly be said that there is no such thing as "one size fits all" motherhood advice. There are as many different ways of parenting as there are stars in the sky. Different women will carry different values with them, based on their own upbringing, based on their religious…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Feb 04, 2011  
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Sleep And How to Get it As A New Parent!
The one thing that is going to change beyond all recognition to a new parent is sleep.Getting enough sleep is not only important for a new parent it can feel like an obsession even a competition between you and your baby. The fact is you need to get a good…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Jun 06, 2011  
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Breastfeeding Advice – What I’d Do If I Were to Start All Over Again
Do YOU want to breastfeed your baby, but certain obstacles are getting in the way? One mother almost gave up, but overcame them! Breastfeeding advice from research and experience: As a new mom or mom-to-be, you may already have encountered breastfeeding advice in some form. If you are like most…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 04, 2011  
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Emotions After Birth And Postpartum Depression
It is presumed that the instant joy at seeing your baby for the first time continues and quickly turns into a deep feeling of love for your newborn. For some new mothers this is true but for others the deep bond between them and their baby can take time to…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Jun 07, 2011  
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Stress And Postpartum
So, what is contributing to your postpartum? Well, recent research suggests that postpartum depression is not just a case of unbalanced hormones. What? You say? That is ridiculous. I too thought that, especially after I could not produce breast milk. The prevailing wisdom, "back then" (12 years ago) suggested that…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 06, 2011  
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Baby And Water
Is very hard to get my baby to drink water. Everytime when he see me bring his water bottle from far away, hahaha... he is starting to "run away" (but he still learning to walk). When near to him he is starting yell and "pretent" to cry somemore. He don't…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Sep 06, 2011  
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Benefits Of Breastfeeding - Birth And Beyond
There is an ever growing body of evidence supporting the benefits of breastfeeding from birth onwards. The results of a recent study by Oxford University found that breastfeeding for four months or longer is associated with fewer behavioural problems in children aged five and under. The survey was based on…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Sep 03, 2011  
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Mental Recovery After Baby
Do you have problems with the baby blues? It is something that will pass or something that has been lingering for days and months on end? Do you wish you could just sleep? I had a great pregnancy and an "undramatic" birth and then....I went crazy. My breast milk did…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Apr 27, 2011  
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Breastfeeding - Is The Pain Worth The Gain?
There is much conflicting evidence on the merits of breastfeeding, and the advantages that breastfed babies have over those who are bottle fed. Generally, it is agreed that breastfeeding is a positive thing, but there are those who question how much better off breastfed babies are in the longer term…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Sep 06, 2011  
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Basics About Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding You may begin considering whether or not to breastfeed before you give birth. At the moment, I will introduce you to some of the basics. Breastfeeding is something that people can get mixed emotions and mixed messages about. It is normally best for the baby, for up to 2…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 31, 2016  
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A Mother
We all know having children means enduring headaches and heartaches but a mother never gives up, she keeps going nurturing and caring. There is a Spanish proverb that says “an ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy”. There are various meanings of a mother in the dictionary from…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Mar 31, 2012  
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Be A Scent - sational This Mother’s Day: Scents Any Mother Will Adore
It’s an understatement that mothers deserve a day for themselves; a day would be just bluffing. With all the caring, loving, monitoring, disciplining, shouting, arguing, teaching, cleaning, planning and tremendous responsibility involved, motherhood is not for the faint of heart. Because it’s a balancing act that challenges your wits, willpower,…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 05, 2015  
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Top 3 Organic Baby Toys!
Since becoming a mother, the importance of living a natural lifestyle has turned into an addiction. I have to admit it's pretty fun finding new websites and fun natural or organic products that aren't mainstream and filled with plastic and chemicals. I want the best for my baby and since…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Dec 06, 2013  
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Ten Tips for Becoming Your Family's Nutritionist - Article Two
Following are the next four tips. You as parents have a nutritional window of opportunity in your child's first few years to shape their tastes into lifelong healthy eating habits. Here are the first five of ten tips that will give your infant a smart nutritional start. 3. Proteins are…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Apr 08, 2016  
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Motherhood - are you ready?
How well were you prepared or are you prepared to become a mother? What does it mean to be prepared to be a mother? For some it means that a young woman has completed high school or university - her education. It may mean that a young woman spent 2000…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 24, 2016  
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Meal Plan For A 7 Months Old Baby
My son turned 7 months few days ago and he started to understand different tastes and became somehow picky. I think that nutrition is very important this age and I try every way possible to give him a good taste with high value. This is my routine:1. Nursing 'breast feeding…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Nov 09, 2011  
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The Origin Of Spry
The acronym {s.p.r.y} derived from a group of concerned individuals within the community who felt compelled to give something back to their community after realigning themselves according to the law of the land. This small but powerful force operated under a commitment to "save" one child from becoming an inmate…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Jul 02, 2014  
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From My Little Girl To A Wonderful Mother
When she came into the world I was overcome with joy. Staring through the maternity ward window so many thought's ran through my mind. This little angel was so perfect, everything in order Two little legs, two little feet with ten toes. Little hands with fingers and thumbs. She was…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 06, 2013  
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Common Breastfeeding Questions And Problems - Article One
The following questions represent only a few of the situations a breastfeeding mother may encounter or wonder about. Therefore it will be necessary to present them in a number of articles starting with this Article One. Starting Out. When will my milk come in? Mother's true milk appears between the…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Feb 18, 2016  
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Maryam Ling
My daughter Maryam Ling was born on May 22nd at 4am at St Marys hospital in London. She weighed a healthy 7 pounds and 4 ounces. She is a very happy and lively baby. The good thing about my daughter  is that she is very playful. She smiles a lot even…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Sep 22, 2011  
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When Do Babies Eat Solid Food?
Oh the most hated question I hear from people! When do babies eat solid food? Well there is no simple answer to this question as each baby is different and develops different. You can go by age, development, or their signs but the best way is to go by all…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Dec 23, 2013  
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Welcome to Motherhood
Becoming a Mother Becoming a mother is an emotional time. However you became a mother - after years of suffering from infertility, or right when you wanted to, or as a shock when you did not feel ready you will have relevant and related emotions about how the pregnancy is…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   May 19, 2016  
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New Parents
What are the main challenges to new parents? New Demands Both parents contend with new demands on their energy. For women, the difference is much more visceral and hormonal than it is for fathers. Men may feel new pressures to function as providers for their family. Both parents have to…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Jun 01, 2016  
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Children Keep You Young At Heart
We all decide to have children when we feel the time is right. Sometimes it just happens and we do the best we can to make it work. I am 41 years old, I have 4 children ages 22, 14, 10, and 7 (almost 8). I have been thinking recently…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Apr 13, 2012  
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Basic Information on Ring Sling Baby Carriers
If you are currently expecting a baby, have a newborn, or any age baby for that matter, then this information about ring sling baby carriers can be helpful. You will likely find a lot of exacting information on the internet or elsewhere about ring sling baby carriers. What I am…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Jan 06, 2016  
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How Does Joining A Mom's Forum Help New Mothers?
I remember being a new mother - my first baby is about to turn 8 but the memories are still vivid. Those early days of waiting for the baby to be born, bringing a newborn home, returning to work and then figuring out working and pumping, introducing solids and all…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Motherhood   Dec 07, 2013  
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Forty years ago it was almost understood that women would be stay at home moms. If they went to college,…
I was just thinking about how wonderful it is when your kids are young and you get glimpses of life…
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