Thank you Elizabeth Pantley, author of The No Cry Sleep Solution for Offering Us Her Wonderful Articles!
Babies love new places! There’s so much to investigate and new things to touch. But many people aren’t too happy to have your little one crawling or toddling freely about the house exploring everything in sight. While you think its adorable that Baby found the Tupperware, your host may not think it’s cute that…Continue
Added by Stephanie on November 10, 2011 at 8:59am — No Comments
Thank you to Elizabeth Pantley- author of the No Cry Sleep Solution for offering to share her parenting tips and advice with our moms
My baby is only happy when I’m within arm’s reach. If I dare to leave the room, she cries as if I’ve left the country! I can’t even so much as take a shower these days, let alone leave the house without her. My mother-in-law says it’s because I’ve spoiled her. Is she right? Have I…Continue
Added by Stephanie on September 13, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
Thank you to Elizabeth Pantley, author of the No Cry Sleep Solution, for offering to share her tips and parenting advice with our moms. So many of have family members who like to "chime in" on our parenting styles. Elizabeth writes a great article on handling unwanted advice from family, friends etc. Enjoy!
Most parents can't wait to find out the sex of their child. Whether it is at the actual birth or sooner - -inevitably we all learn we will either raise a girl . . . or a boy. While most parenting advice is universal between the sexes, raising girls and boys can, at times, require different tactics, different expectations and the understanding that, by nature, they will soon become men and women in society.
I recently reached out to…Continue
There has been a lot of talk about the program "Your Baby Can Read". Some of our moms swear by it and some say it didn't do a thing for their child except give them hours of TV time. Here is an interesting article posted by Today Money.
The experts in this discussion all say that "Your Baby Can Read" is just a memorization game of words and that the infant/toddler brain just isn't developed enough to grasp the concept of reading.They go…Continue
Check out this article issued by WebMD. New research shows that Omega-3s during pregnancy can reduce your risk of postpartum depression. There has been a lot of research linking cardiovascular health to the consumption of Omega 3s and now the research is expanding into neurological growth
Sorry guys, the results are in.... Researchers say we aren't as healthy as our counterpart "non-moms".. My response.. "duh"! If I had a million hours to be at the gym during the day, I would..
Click here to read more about this study
Added by Stephanie on April 12, 2011 at 8:25am — No Comments
I thought I'd share with all of you a great website,www.morethanatoy.com. Dr. Amy Wickstrom, licensed Marital and Family Therapist and Registered Play Therapist, is at the heart of this site, offering parents tools and easy-to -use parenting activities.
Her recent blog talks about anger management and a great activity to help your little one work through anger.…Continue
Added by Stephanie on April 6, 2011 at 9:18am — No Comments
There are a lot of scary things going on in the world right now. Some parents wonder how best to handle their child's fears.
Some children seem more prone to fear. They may be the child who doesn't like to be away from family or home, the child who startles easily or may have disrupted sleep. They may be the kind of child that takes time to warm up to a new situation. They may be a child with a rich imagination, that they use to scare themselves.
Whether it is due to…Continue
Added by Mary C Pratt on March 28, 2011 at 2:17pm — No Comments
Check out this article on children and tax deductions
Added by Stephanie on March 27, 2011 at 11:42pm — No Comments
New guidelines say 2 years. See article below
It's important that parents education themselves on the current reccomended vaccinations given to children. Here are two great sites to explore
The Center For Disease Control and Prevention. Here you will find the current recommended vaccination schedule for children
Dr. Bob Sears, a well-known pediatrician in Orange…Continue
Added by Stephanie on March 11, 2011 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Check out this article. This is long overdue
Added by Jennifer Stahl MD on July 19, 2010 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Please Welcome Misison Montessori to OC Mommies!…Continue
Added by Beth G on July 17, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments
I would like to introduce everyone to Deirdre Kelly- CEO of Spectrum Montessories. Click here to read about a story of in-home daycare center abuse in Irvine. It is stories like this and her child's experience in in-home daycare abuse which…Continue
Here is an interesting article from the LA Times about a study done on Maternal Nuturing and the effects it has on becoming a well-adjusted adult.
By Karen Kaplan, Los Angeles Times
4:06 PM PDT, July 26, 2010…Continue
Added by Stephanie on June 28, 2010 at 10:30pm — No Comments