There are so many things about parenting that you don’t get to know until you’re actually in the throws of it. For example, did you know that some babies sleep through the night almost immediately? They are a rare breed, for sure, but it does happen to the occasional lucky parent.
But that’s not the only thing people glaze over in regards to parenting. Here are five things new parents probably wish someone had told them sooner:
Fiscal responsibility is a vital life skill that far too many children and teens aren’t developing. Most schools simply don’t have room in their curriculum, and parents either find the discussion of money to be taboo, or don’t think children need to know anything about it. However, proper financial skills are the bedrock for independence and success in adulthood, which means it’s your job to equip your children with the fundamental knowledge they need to thrive.… Keep Reading!!!
It happens to all of us.. eventually
Breast sagging is natural and is a part of life. The best advice I can give is to embrace your body and focus on what’s more important. Your family, your well being are things you can control a lot more.
Why do breasts sag after pregnancy?
There are a number of reasons why our breasts sag after pregnancy.
Ligaments stretch/ damage
The number one reason is that the ligaments in our … Keep Reading!!!
It’s that time again and spring is in the air. You are invited to a wedding and haven’t the first clue what to get the soon-to-be happy couple. The one thing you do know is they want to get about having a family as soon as possible. Even that doesn’t help much because you can’t control Mother Nature, but what you can do is give them wedding gifts that might be ideal for a young family. Here are 5 fancy … Keep Reading!!!
Good stories are timeless. They have a way of burrowing into your mind and your heart, staying with you for years to come.
Children’s literature is no different.
Young readers with impressionable minds have been exploring the world through the lens of bedtime stories since the printing press first came to be in the 1400s.
Many of these best-selling books, however, do little to inspire and uplift young children. Like the terrifying story of Hansel and Gretel … Keep Reading!!!
It’s amazing how something so small can cause changes that are so big. Adjusting to being a new parent isn’t a small task. Though some may adjust easier than others, the adjustment is a big one for every parent. Loving something so fiercely will affect how much you worry about it.
The attention of both parents will shift, which can be more difficult than you expect. Sleeping patterns wont be the same for a while, which can make all … Keep Reading!!!
Finding childcare is one of the things that every new working mother worries about. Trying to decide who is the best person or organization to watch over your child can be time consuming and emotionally draining, but it is important. It’s never too early to begin looking for child care for your growing baby. Whether you just gave birth or have busted into the terrible twos, here are the best tips to securing good child care.
Cultivating an admiration for nature within your kids can provide them with lifelong skills as well as a better understanding and respect for their surroundings. There is also something to be said for the special kind of inspiration you get from traveling.
While it can seem a bit overwhelming at first, loading up your kids and hitting the road in your RV can open up more opportunities for family adventures and foster stronger family bonds. Plus, it’s the perfect … Keep Reading!!!
It’s never too early to start thinking about your career. In fact, many children in early elementary have already made a decision. When asking “what do you want to be when you grow up?” parents will hear a variety of answers ranging from princess to astronaut. However attainable the job is for a child — at this point — is not relevant. The most important thing is the awareness of a career in which your child thinks he or she … Keep Reading!!!
Before you have kids, everyone tells you how fast it goes. But you don’t really understand quite how fast until you’re curled up in a ball and sobbing over baby pictures. You blinked, and your little baby who was just learning how to walk is now going to college. How did this happen?
Maybe you’re not quite there yet, but you can bet the time is coming soon. Get ready.
It’s truly … Keep Reading!!!
A celebratory look at a very normal part of parenting. Here are 30 awesome breastfeeding photos from around the world!
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