Signs of nappy rash include redness and swelling of inguinal skin folds, buttocks and perineum, as well as rash blisters and peeling in these areas and are found in 58% of infants. Some moms associate such reaction of baby sensitive skin with diapers. However, the name of this condition appeared long before invention of disposable diapers. Read the rest of this entry »
Many latter-day parents are experiencing some difficulties in the first baby bathing, because they do not know what to do with this and which infant bath temperature to choose. In fact, at first, the process of bathing may seem rather complicated, and parents need special attention. Read the rest of this entry »
For Orthodox christening is the second (but in a sense, the main) spiritual birth of a man, his cleaning for further existance, a sort of “pass” to heaven - the kingdom of God. After christening a person receives forgiveness of past sins. That is why christening is the first sacrament, and necessary for every man who seeks salvation and the meaning of life. Read the rest of this entry »
There are many christening customs and traditions. Many of them are directly related to protection from diseases, bad thoughts and actions. One of the most interesting and mysterious customs - child christening. Read the rest of this entry »
The main goal pursued in Richard Ferber’s articles, “How to solve your baby sleeping problems,” published in 1985 - is teaching a child sleeping alone in bed, and without help of parents, in the case he wakes up at night. Read the rest of this entry »
Almost anyone, even the strongiest and healthiest baby falls sick from time to time. And if child diseases is an unavoidable thing, let’s try to treat them philosophically. Read the rest of this entry »
Folk wisdom asserts: «out of the mouths of babes and sucklings…». What a baby would tell us about himself, if he could speak since the first days? Maybe following things …
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Breastfeeding is the best way to raise a healthy newborn, but only you can determine when to quit breastfeeding. When appropriate time comes to stop breastfeeding your child, you may find it hard to do. Try these ideas to quit breastfeeding. Read the rest of this entry »
Newborn babies can react and respond to your voice, body language, touch, feel your smell … Mothers should be particularly sensitive to problems in new born babies, experts say. They should immediately respond to a child, form tactile sensations.
Problems in new born babies. Scientists found out that if adults do not ignore a child’s needs in infancy, he will grow calmer and less whimsical. Hug a baby more often, sing songs, rocking to the rhythm of Read the rest of this entry »
They say, dolls revive and bear pleasure to all before Christmas. Do not trust? Well, whether children’s fairy tales come true these winter evenings?
And after all, a doll is a friend, whom you can share secret thoughts, sorrows and pleasures with. It is better to make a doll by your hands. Self-made rag dolls will allow Read the rest of this entry »