Category Archives for "Parenting"
What is Attachment Parenting? Different philosophies exist about how to raise your children. One of more popular parenting philosophies that’s been publicized in the past few years is attachment parenting. Many people don’t understand exactly what it is. Attachment parenting is when the parents try to form a close, special bond with their children. This […]Continue reading
photo credit: kaatje85 Did you know that it’s not necessary to use the special baby laundry detergent sold in stores? In fact, many of them contain heavy perfumes and dyes that can cause allergy or irritate baby’s delicate skin. However, it is important to take certain precautions with your baby’s laundry. I recommend using a […]Continue reading
photo credit: ken + Have you ever read those reports on the cost of raising a child? The last time I checked, I was told that it would cost the astronomical figure of $430,470 to raise my baby… and that didn’t include college tuition! The people who come up with these figures must not be […]Continue reading
Are you thinking of using cotton nappies (baby cloth diapers)? Here are some thoughts on the disposable versus cloth debate. Real Nappies (Cotton Nappies) or Disposables – The Debate By Graham Nicoll I’m sure you have heard some of the debate surrounding real nappies, whether you should use them, the environmental impact of disposables and […]Continue reading
There are a wide variety of cloth diapers to choose from. You can choose types that you don’t have to fold, or you can choose the old fashioned varieties that require a bit of folding. Here are some easy folding instructions for cloth diapers. Diapering 101 – How to Fold and Use Cloth Diapers By […]Continue reading