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Dive into Learning: Teaching Your Baby to Swim!

how to teach a baby to swim

Are you eager to introduce your little one to the wonders of swimming? The journey of teaching a baby to swim is an exciting and rewarding experience. From the first splash to independent paddling, each step brings them closer to water confidence and safety. In this guide, we will explore the age at which babies […]

Kefir and Pregnancy: Safe or Risky?

Kefir and Pregnancy: Safe or Risky?

As the Mother and Newborn editorial team, we have been faced with many questions lately about whether Ashwagandha, acai berry, and Kefir are safe during pregnancy. A few days ago, we looked at the answers to these two questions in an evidence-based way: Is Ashwagandha safe during pregnancy? Can I take acai berries while pregnant […]

Love Bug: Valentine Photoshoot Ideas for Baby Girls

Love Bug: Valentine Photoshoot Ideas for Baby Girls

Why is it important to celebrate Valentine’s day with kids? Valentine’s Day is not only for romantic love; it is a day to celebrate all kinds of love, including the love between family members, friends, and classmates. Celebrating Valentine’s Day with kids can be a fun way to teach them about love and kindness and […]

The Truth About Baby Wipes: How Many You Really Need

how many baby wipes do i need

How many baby wipes does a baby use per day? The number of baby wipes a baby uses daily can vary depending on the baby’s age, the number of diaper changes, and the parents’ preferences. On average, a newborn baby may require about 8-12 diaper changes daily. You might use 1-4 wipes for each diaper […]

Sip, Sip, Hooray: How to Teach Your Baby to Drink from Straw

Baby to Drink from Straw

As your baby grows, the time comes to introduce new skills and milestones, including learning to drink from a straw. It’s an exciting stage that brings newfound independence and expands their drinking abilities. Starting between 6 to 12 months of age, babies can begin mastering the art of sipping through a straw. But where do […]

Baby’s Sleeping Position: The Butts Up Mystery Unveiled!

Baby Sleeping Peacefully with their Butt in the Air

Why do babies lift their bum while sleeping? Babies may lift their bum while sleeping for various reasons, but one of the most common is adjusting their position and finding a more comfortable one. Babies who spend a lot of time lying on their backs may naturally shift their weight to alleviate any pressure or […]

Sleep In or Wake Up? Baby Morning Routine

yawning baby

What time should baby wake up in the morning? There is no specific time that a baby should wake up in the morning, as each baby’s sleep patterns and needs are unique. However, most babies wake up between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. Observing your baby’s individual sleep patterns and responding to their needs is […]

Help! My One-Year-Old is Grinding Teeth: What Can I Do?

One-Year-Old is Grinding Teeth

Teeth grinding, or bruxism, is a common occurrence in babies and toddlers that often leaves parents puzzled and concerned. The sound of their little ones crunching their teeth can be unsettling, leading to questions about the causes and potential harm it may cause. Understanding the reasons behind this behavior and knowing how to address it […]

Pregnancy and Ashwagandha: Potential Risks

ashwagandha safe for pregnancy

As the Mother and Newborn editorial team, we have been faced with many questions lately about whether Ashwagandha, acai berry, and Kefir are safe during pregnancy. A few days ago, we looked at the answers to these two questions in an evidence-based way: Is Kefir safe during pregnancy? Can I take acai berries while pregnant […]

Enchanting Harry Potter Themed Baby Shower Ideas

harry potter themed baby shower ideas

Celebrate the impending arrival of your little wizard or witch with a Harry Potter-themed baby shower. Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Hogwarts and create a memorable experience for your guests. From whimsical decorations to spellbinding games, this blog post will guide you through planning a truly magical Harry Potter-themed baby shower. Harry Potter […]