Your baby's oral hygiene is an important factor in his overall health. Even though your baby may just be starting to get his first set of teeth, good oral hygiene can help reduce an excess of bacteria that leads to the development of gingivitis and periodontitis. Left untreated, gum diseases can cause tooth loss in both adults and children. Your Baby's Mouth While your baby may … [Read more...] about Baby Gum Disease
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If your baby coughs and sneezes, he may have a cold. If your baby feels warm to touch, he could have a fever. Or does he? This article provides general guidelines about normal body temperature for an infant, potential causes of a fever, how to take a baby's temperature and steps to take if your baby has a fever. What Is Normal Body Temperature for an Infant? Body … [Read more...] about What Is the Normal Body Temperature for an Infant?
So I managed to do my ankle in, which landed me in an Aircast and crutches. I know what you’re thinking and for the record, I was not walking and texting. In fact, I was attempting to walk and talk at the VERY same time and managed to go over on my ankle. It’s a good thing I wasn't chewing gum or I may have ended up in a full body cast! Clearly this cast/crutches thing is … [Read more...] about Life Lessons From A Week On Crutches
You know that saying "youth is wasted on the young?" Well, my latest opinion is that motherhood is wasted on moms. At least moms like me. Don’t get me wrong - I waited until I was 32 to get pregnant, I desperately wanted children, and I have loved every minute of motherhood. Almost. The litmus test proving that motherhood was squandered on me was my reaction to sick … [Read more...] about Is Motherhood Wasted on Moms?
“Life is a lot like jazz…it’s best when you improvise.” - George GershwinAs we continue our interview series MOMMIES DO THE MOST AMAZING THINGS, I thought this quote was especially fitting for this week’s featured mama. Maria Mutch, like the other moms we’re spotlighting during Autism Awareness Month, is raising a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Her son Gabe … [Read more...] about Interview With “Know The Night” Author Maria Mutch