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Hot chocolate pro: milk microwaving

Microwaves are everywhere in today's world. Most homes own one, and they can be found in nearly every high school science classroom across the nation. Their applications range from cooking food to...


How to use a wipe warmer?

Baby wipe warmers are a useful accessory to enhance the use of baby wipes. The practical devices provide several advantages: On the one hand, wet wipes can be stored in them a completely hygienic way...


Calories in breast milk

Many breastfeeding mothers are worried about how many calories breast milk contains. This article tells you everything you need about the calorie, mineral, and fat content of breast milk. How many...


Different types of pacifiers

Whether made of latex or silicone, symmetrically or anatomically shaped - parents are spoiled for choice when it comes to pacifiers. To make the decision easier, we explain the differences in various ...


Cleaning a Pack n Play

What is a Pack n Play? A Pack 'n Play is a portable crib designed for use with an infant. This is not my first rodeo so to speak. It seems like everyone deals with this issue at some point of p...


How to use nursing cover?

If you are comfortable breastfeeding your baby in public or at home without a blanket, then do it by all means. However, if you're looking for some privacy while feeding your child, or maybe a lit...


Best toddler pillow

Remember when it comes to your child's sleeping place: the more minimalistic, the better. You don't have to worry that your baby will be uncomfortable in bed without a pillow or blanket. At th...


Toliet seat lock

A child-friendly bathroom is not only fun for the little ones. In addition to our safety checklist for the bathroom, this article contains creative decoration tips and great tricks on how you can desi...


Pros and cons of breastfeeding vs formula feeding

The debate never quiets down: breastfeeding or formula? And why can't a woman decide for herself? We explain the advantages and disadvantages of breastfeeding - and those of not breastfeeding. You...


What to expect when breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding is a wonderful, natural way to provide your baby with the optimum nutrition and immune support he/she needs. It has been shown to decrease allergies and asthma later in life and can help...


Best way to store breastmilk

Breastfeeding is the healthiest choice for your baby, but what happens when you have to go back to work? One of a mother's biggest concerns is how she can continue to breastfeed her child while...


What size bike should i get?

What bike is the best choice for your kid? This is a question we must all ask ourselves at one time or another. There are numerous different types of bikes and each has its own set of advantages an...


Difference between maternity and nursing bra

What is a maternity bra? Maternity bras provide the same basic function as other bras: to lift and support the weight of a woman's breasts in order to reduce shoulder strain and back pain. Mate...


Sterilizing bottles in microwave

Why it is important to sterilize bottles? Milk is a nutritious food for the baby. However, bacteria and germs in human milk can be transmitted to the baby if no care is taken on the hygiene of the...


What to put under swing set?

Your child`s safety is important to you, and you want to make sure that your swing set is as safe as possible. You may be wondering what you can put under your swing set to help keep your child safe....


How to teach kindness?

Kindness is a skill that children are expected to learn at home, yet kindness is not always shown in the home. Sometimes parents are so busy with work outside of the house they forget to show their ch...


How to keep toddler in bed?

Is it hard for toddlers to stay in bed? Bedtime is a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad time for toddlers. Parents often wonder how to keep toddlers in bed. Babies and toddlers are by nature...


How to cook pears for baby food?

Pear usefulness for infant nutrition Pears are known as either summer or winter, depending on when they are harvested. Winter pears are the ones typically eaten in January and December because they...


How many cloth diapers should i buy?

Cloth diapers are more economical? When a baby is born, a new parent is faced with a never-ending list of supplies to purchase for their baby's care. After the essentials such as a crib, mattre...


How to increase breast milk during pregnancy?

Breast milk is important for your baby, especially during the first few months of life. It has many benefits for babies, including fewer ear infections and diarrhea. You may start to produce breast mi...


How to clean baby ears?

Why do you need to clear baby ears? Ear wax is a natural secretion of the body, which protects and lubricates your ears. It also helps clean them by trapping dirt and other small particles. Normall...


How to get baby poop out of carpet?

Children may be the most unruly, uncoordinated, and messy beings to walk this earth. As their parents, you take on the responsibility of keeping them clean and happy at all costs (with plenty of sacri...


How to pick a breast pump?

Breastfeeding is the process of feeding your baby with milk from your breasts. It can provide many health benefits to both mother and child, including decreasing risks for certain diseases and disorde...


How to make organic baby food?

The first year is a very important time in a baby's life as they grow and learn. A new sense develops as the child becomes aware of the world around them. The senses will develop at different rate...


How soon can you take a pregnancy test?

Most women will wait until they have missed a period before taking a pregnancy test, but in some cases, a woman is unsure of when her last cycle was and wants to know if she can take an at-home test....


How do bottle warmers work?

What is a bottle warmer? A bottle warmer is a machine used to warm bottles in order to make them comfortable for the baby when feeding. How does bottle warmer work? Bottle warmers can be batt...


How to get the smell out of baby bottles?

Have you ever had to deal with giving your baby a bottle of milk only for it to smell like the last thing she ate? What about when you're out and about, or grandma is babysitting and offers to fee...


How long are car seats good for: Graco?

Once children are around age four or weigh about forty pounds, they can start transitioning to booster seats. This way the seat belt is across your child's chest correctly. If you have a small chi...


How to choose cloth diapers?

What is a cloth diaper? A cloth diaper is a fabric garment that a baby wears to help collect solid waste. Although they are cooler than plastic pants and require less aggressive washing, reusabl...


How to spot clean stuffed animals?

Stuffed animals and plush toys are wonderful to have in a child's life. However, over time these toys can get dirty and need to be cleaned. There are some steps you can take to spot clean stuffed...


How to fix backpack zipper?

Toddlers do love using backpacks to transport their toys and snacks. However, if care isn't taken with the zippers, they can break and cause the contents of the backpack to spill out. Unfortunatel...


How long do drones last?

How long will the drone fly? This question can be answered 'how long does the battery last'. The answer is that battery life depends on the size of the drone, how much it weighs, and how ma...


How to get babies to eat?

Norms for your baby If your baby won't eat, you probably feel like there's nothing more horrifying than watching them refuse to take their next bite. When babies don't give up on their...


How many reusable nursing pads do i need?

What are nursing pads? Before answering the question of how many nursing pads you need, let us explain what are these items for and who needs them. They are specially designed pads worn on the brea...


How loud are drones?

Drones are becoming increasingly popular, but there are still some people who are unsure about them. One of the main concerns is how loud they are. Characteristics: how loud are drones Drones ar...


Benefits of breastfeeding

The science is clear: breastfeeding provides enormous health benefits for mothers and babies. Since the AAP ( American Academy of Pediatrics ) released its statement on breastfeeding in 2011, more res...


How long does breast milk last in the fridge

Breastfeeding is an important part of motherhood. The act of breastfeeding provides the newborn baby with necessary nutrients for healthy growth and development while also helping to strengthen the bo...


How long does it take for baby to adjust to formula change?

It can take a few days for formula-fed babies to get used to a change in their milk. This is called "feeding adaptation." Your baby will show you when she's ready to try the new formula by showing...


How to use maternity pillow?

Pregnancy may cause a number of discomforts and pains. To help make sleeping more comfortable, a maternity pillow may be used to provide support for the body during sleep. The type of maternity pillow...


How to choose a crib?

Does your baby escape from the bed? A baby crib is a bed specifically for infants and young children. Cribs are usually designed so that the child cannot escape or fall out of the crib. Many young par...


How to clean a playpen?

 Feces, spit-up, vomit, and food are just some of the things that can build up on your baby's playpen over time. Unfortunately, when it comes to kids' things, most stubborn stains require pre-...


How many diapers does a baby use in a year?

Almost every parent knows the feeling of dread that comes with their child's first wet diapers. Before long, though, new parents learn to deal with that unpleasant sensation and then wonder just h...


How to wean baby off formula?

What is weaning? Weaning is the process of transitioning from breastfeeding or formula to new foods and drinks. It usually begins at around six months of age, but every baby is different and some m...


How to anchor a swing set safely?

When you are looking for ways to get the most fun out of your backyard, it is important to invest in an outdoor swing set. This can be used for children or even grown adults. Since these are larger it...


COVID Vaccine Trials for Children Are Underway

The COVID-19 vaccine for children in the US (like Pfizer or Moderna) is undergoing clinical trials. The vaccine is designed to prevent COVID-19 in particular and inflammatory diseases like asthma...


Facebook Working on Instagram Product for Children Under 13 Years Old

Facebook is working on a version of Instagram for children under the age of 13 years old. This product will help parents to further monitor their child's activities when it comes to social med...


Parents are sick of paying for berries, but kids can't get enough

The parents of kids that eat a lot of berries are getting sick and tired of having to buy them for their children. One child can go through two or three boxes in one day, and some even ask grandpa...


How to Introduce Your Kids to Vegan and Plant-Based Diets

Vegan and plant-based diets can be a healthy way to eat, but there are some challenges that parents may run into when introducing their kids. One of the biggest concerns for any parent is how to...


Fitbit Ace 3 Review: A Solid Fitness Tracker for Kids

  The Fitbit Ace 3 is a complete fitness tracker, specially made for kids. All kids are required to get an hour of daily exercise, but most schools get them to sit at their desks for 6 hours. T...


How to Help Older Kids Who Still Wet the Bed

Long-term bedwetting is a real problem not only for a child but for their parents as well. This type of bedwetting can lead to low self-esteem, lack of concentration at school, feelings of isolati...