People that know me well will tell you that I'm not a scaredy cat by nature. In fact, I laugh in the face of danger! Okay, so maybe I don't laugh at it, but I will snicker at it occasionally. But I must admit there are a few things that strike fear in my heart. Things that are so horrible that I get a shiver down my spine just thinking of them. Things like bad bikini waxes … [Read more...] about Potty Training Pearls of Wisdom
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For the final event of the school year, my daughter’s Brownie troop hosted a mother-daughter tea, at the home of one of the girls in the troop. Now, this would have been lovely, except that the tea was not just any old tea. This tea was being billed as an “etiquette lesson,” and was to be led by an expert in etiquette and manners. Oy. I was not raised in a particularly formal … [Read more...] about Etiquette Training: Outdated or Totally Necessary?
Children need about an hour a day of moderate exercise. While running, playing a sport or bicycling are all great ways to get in that daily exercise, some children may express interest in using weights to build up strength. Although myths have circulated about the dangers of children lifting weights too early, under most circumstances, weight training is a safe and healthy way … [Read more...] about Weight Training Routines for Kids
Many parents delight in caressing the soft skin of their newborns. If you delight in giving your infant these gentle strokes, consider putting this touch to good use and engaging in infant massage. Through infant massage, you can help make your rapidly growing baby comfortable and more effectively bond with her. Benefits Infant massage has an assortment of benefits. The most … [Read more...] about Infant Massage Training for Parents
Many parents believe that boys are much harder to train than girls. But, this isn't necessarily true. Potty training boys often seems more challenging because the person usually doing the training is Mom, who clearly doesn't have the same body parts. Start Sitting Teaching a boy to urinate while sitting is much easier than teaching him to use the potty while standing. If your … [Read more...] about Boy Potty Training Tips