Hiccups are a natural human phenomenon, yet when our babies do it, we start palpitating. Again, it’s natural for new parents to get a bit worried, but if one knows all one needs to about hiccups, things will be [Read more…]
If you catch your baby spitting after a meal, don’t worry it’s normal and is called acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux (GER). The upward movement of food & acid from the stomach, into the oesophagus and coming out through the mouth is what causes the little one to spit a little after a meal. One of the many reasons why moms often [Read more…]
If you think your baby is geared up to brace the harsh winters with some woolen sweaters, socks & cap, you’re probably mistaken. You’ve missed out one important winter weapon-moisturiser. Soft baby skin is the most vulnerable to the aridness of winter and [Read more…]
Have you ever thought about adding spices to your baby’s food? Something stopping you from spicing your little one’s food? Well, the good news is there’s no harm adding spices like vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg, basil, oregano or any other spice or herb your family has been cooking and eating. In fact, many Asian and Latino countries introduce their babies to spices which are very basic to their cuisine. So, if you’re interested in doing the same with your baby, don’t wait [Read more…]
Parents are often heard complaining about low self-esteem or confidence in their children, little do they know that they are also responsible for the same. Parenting can be a tricky affair especially when you know that it can have a life-altering consequence. Here are some tips as to how parents can [Read more…]
When there’s a newborn in the house, there’s got to be some rules. Hygiene is very important as the baby is very vulnerable to infections & viruses, so the home and the people living at home must adhere to some basic cleanliness rules and should follow them even more strictly than they otherwise would.
Since mommy is the one who spends the most time with the baby at least for the first 6 months, here are some hygiene tips for the mother to make sure she and [Read more…]