Changing a nappy is something every parent becomes an expert at within a few days of their baby’s arrival, as a result of the huge number of changes a newborn needs! However, if you’re new to parenthood or expecting your first child, it’s the little things like knowing how to change a nappy that can [...]
Are you worried about underage drinking? Jennifer Dallas* tells us how we can prevent this – Editor Preventing underage drinking can be very difficult. First of all, you can’t monitor your teen all the time. You will have to trust them not to drink, especially when they’re at a party. Some teens can be very [...]
Lauren O’Donnell*, an expert in childcare guide us on this very important issue. A must-read for first-time mothers – Editor Once your baby has graduated from breast milk or infant formula to solid foods, it’s time to consider what types of foods you’ll be feeding your child to make certain that he or she grows [...]
Woodworking is a skill that not only helps kids create something useful and beautiful, but also helps them develop their reading and math skills by actually applying those skills toward a project. However, as the adult, you have to be the driving force behind the project – even when your role changes from leader to [...]
Working parents must choose a quality care option for their children. Although hiring a babysitter may seem tempting, placing your child in a day care facility provides a number of excellent benefits, including more socialization opportunities and a lower financial cost. In addition, your children will receive their care in a structured setting and may [...]
So you are a first-time mother! Congrats. There is a tendency among first-time mothers to share their joyous moment with loved ones over Facebook and other social networking sites. But, you need to be careful with Facebook posts so as not to harm you and your baby’s reputation. Here’s are the five Do Not Do [...]
By Thuy Yau* You’ve probably heard of ‘the swear jar’. Whenever a person uses some profanity, in goes some money as punishment. For some of us, the jar would be overfilled. For others, it’d be absolutely bare. Some of us swear out of habit, others in the heat of the moment. Aside from swear words, [...]
There are some people that are simply more comfortable in quiet situations or small groups of people than they are being the center of attention and speaking openly with groups. Children and adults alike can be introverted and characteristically quiet natured making it difficult to engage with them. Parents with children that are showing signs [...]
By Ryan Rivera, Exclusive for Mothersforum.org Several studies have shown that parental depression can indeed have adverse effects on children. Furthermore, growing up in an environment where parents are always showing signs of depression will most likely increase the child’s risk of suffering from mental and cognitive problems. Children of depressed parents will likely to [...]
By Elaine Enchiverri Sibling Rivalry in teens is a common issue in every family. It will always be a part of rearing kids into responsible adults. It can never be avoided. Its existence is actually beneficial as it promotes the opportunity of letting your kids know how to handle problems outside their family circle. Take a [...]
I’ve made many mistakes as a parent. I have 6 children and some have been more challenging than others. One thing that does give me pause though,and make me happy is that I see that even if we make mistakes as parents it doesn’t mean all our bad parenting is going to be repeated by [...]
Vodafone, the world’s leading mobile service provider, has come under attack from noted Indian actress and parliamentarian Shabana Azmi. Shabana in her micro-blogging Twitter page taking vent her ire against the company which allegedly portrayed kids in a romantic relationship. “Vodafone AD with young girl and boy disturbs me.it encourages romantic connectedness instead of gender neutral friendship [...]
You want the best for your kids: the best schools and teachers, the best life experiences, and the best possible caregivers when you can’t be there. Hiring a nanny means finding the person who will supervise your kids using the same philosophies and strategies you would use. You need someone to be on the same [...]
You may have come across Steve Wilkos, a man who many consider to be ‘weird’ and ‘unique’ by admirers. He holds talk shows on various issues and he is one man who can get secrets out from his guests. This particular episode has Steve Wilkos talking with an abusive mother named Genile. A must-see I [...]
Are you aware that mobile phones were first introduced into society over 20 years ago, but Cell Phone Spy apps only came recently? Today’s smart phones can be monitored via a wide array of applications like iPhone or Android Spy but most parents are hesitant to do so because they are unfamiliar with the new [...]
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