Leaving your child at home with a babysitter, particularly for the first time, can be challenging for both you and your child. Choosing a babysitter that you trust and have confidence in will make the process much easier.
This article from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) outlines the impact of childhood obesity and ways parents can help children maintain a healthy weight.
We can better protect our children, particularly youngsters between the ages of one and four, by effectively childproofing our homes and the homes where our children spend time. Sadly, children between the ages of one and four are more likely to be killed by fire, burns, drowning, choking, poisoning, or falls than by any other means.
Dads play a vital role in the support of moms who are breastfeeding. This blog post by Sojourner Marable Grimmett of The Huffington Post covers useful tips her and her husband learned from their lactation consultant and ways dad can be involved and connected with mom as she breastfeeds their baby.