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Fever Fighting Tips for Handling Soaring Baby Temperatures – Part I

Fever Fighting Tips for Handling Soaring Baby Temperatures – Part I

A vital rule to bear in mind is treating the infant and not the fever. Lowering fever does not have to be done at all times as some extent of it might actually be advantageous in combating infections. Fever on its own is not a sickness and is a caveat that some aspect requires attention. Viral fevers as opposed to bacterial fevers fail to show response to antibiotic therapy. Several virus-caused fevers include Coxsackie virus (or hand foot and mouth disease causing agonizing sore or blister formations in such regions), common-cold and roseola (diagnosed by rashes on the torso emerging subsequent to fever breaking out). Bacteria-caused fever that would show response to antibiotic medicines is particular ear infections (although the paediatrician might adopt a wait-&-watch policy prior to  [...]

Tips for Raising a Smart Baby – Part II

Tips for Raising a Smart Baby – Part II

Baffled by the overwhelming array of smart infant toys, videos and books? Lighten up. All that an infant would truly need for boosting brainpower is his/her parents. Smart Baby: To-Do Guide for all Ages and Stages To assist in homing in on what could be done for encouraging an infant’s brain development at all ages and stages, here are several age-appropriate activities. Age- Up to Four Months of Age Reading, making different funny facial expressions; ticking the body; gradually moving items in front of the infant’s eyes (for example, bright-colored rattles), singing basic tunes and nursery rhymes that have recurring expressions; narrating all the activities one would be doing with the infant (like ‘Mom is putting you in the pram, we are going for a stroll’). Age- Four to Six Months  [...]

Tips for Raising a Smart Baby – Part I

Tips for Raising a Smart Baby – Part I

Parents are the best edifying tool to a baby and speaking, playing, being heedful to what catches the interest of the baby and employing them to cultivate curiosity would set up the cabling which eventually stimulates brain growth. Although watching educational television programmes is not essentially a dire thing, till the time it is an adjunct rather than a substitute to 1-on-1 contact. Experience has emotional matter and human contact are what is pleasing and significant to an infant and works as adhesive for a baby’s memory, assisting him/her in retaining what they picked up and learnt. Specialists state that the best means of doing this is through reading. However rather than simply reading to the tot, reading along with him/her has greater benefits since it then evolves into a synergistic  [...]

Parenting Plan for Divorced Parents – Part II

Parenting Plan for Divorced Parents – Part II

At some phase in a relationship issues crop up. A number of couples do live harmoniously whereas there are several others for whom the adage ‘happily-ever-after’ do not seem to apply. However, this does not essentially mirror depleting moral values; it is more a sign of the intricacies and pressure of present day existence. With weaker backup systems in place and expectations sky rocketing often marriages crumble in such circumstances. Periods of Change A common issue with almost all couples is that in the long term, individuals change. Though this change could be tough, yet it could additionally be reviving and beneficial. When a couple learns to develop together, monotony and stagnation building up in a relationship could be avoided. At the conclusion of periods of change mostly rife  [...]

How to Go Green with Your Kids – Part I

How to Go Green with Your Kids – Part I

Irrespective of what age your child is, it is never too early to instil green values which in most likelihood would be carried forward when they become adults. Prospects are that the kids would have such an enjoyable time during the process that they wouldn’t even comprehend that they are learning all the way. Here are great go green tips for preschooler and grade school goers that would help your kid get started on the path to a more healthful, innate and environment-friendly lifestyle. Go Green Tips for Preschoolers Teaching the child about keeping the flow of water source like taps to be always kept tapered when the sink is being used. Always reminding the child about switching off the lights while not in the room and to keep lights switched off during the day times. Innate sun’s  [...]

Viable Parenting Plan for Divorced Parents – Part I

Viable Parenting Plan for Divorced Parents – Part I

Studies indicate that kids could be better off with two discontented parents than with divorced parents. But, the study offers no indications of the diverse divorce scenarios that are crucial in ascertaining the outcome on a child. A harmonious divorce might hardly cause damage and its upshots totally disparate to that experienced in a bitter, discordant divorce. The chief reason is that in a rancorous divorce, each parent is generally doing his/her best in brain-washing the child to develop hostility towards the other parent. This could have a marring and negative impact on the kids and a parenting plan for divorced parents needs to be set in place to prevent matters deteriorating any further. Parenting Plan for Divorced Parents Explanation to the kids Young children are like sponges soaking  [...]

Parenting skills: Responsibility of child’s Esteem

Parenting skills: Responsibility of child’s Esteem

“I am no too smart” don’t make your child think so. If your child has got B+ then appreciate and don’t crib about why he has not got A. Children are quite impressionable, so in building their self esteem they need praise and appreciation from us for them to grow a responsible and emotionally healthy adult. When we crib like that you must know that you are committing a mistake as you fail to realize what a great job the B+ truly was. Rather then cribbing we should tell them B+ was great job, show off and display child’s accomplishment and show how proud you are of the child. Our behavior and word can do lot of good or bad it can be damaging. The words can build the children up or tear children down, shattering their esteem up. We need to monitor our words, our language for our children  [...]

Parenting Styles: Don’t use your great great grandpa styles

Parenting Styles: Don’t use your great great grandpa styles

Change is the only constant thing that happens in world. Generations these days change into generation X, Y and Z. This generation change and generation gap now occurs not as in decade but within the year or years of two to four. What used to be normal with a teenage of eighteen years, that’s in trend now with teenage of fourteen to fifteen years. The constant change has grown and developed things so fast that parenting styles are needed to revamp themselves. The times of yore, in your great great grandpa or even in the era of your grandpa has now changed and now you need to practice those parenting styles which will suit better to prepare your child for twenty first century. Parenting Styles: Authoritarian Parent Parents who values obedience the most, according to them child has to do whatever  [...]

Parenting style: Challenge in marital life

Parenting style: Challenge in marital life

Parenting style can be one of great challenges to a marriage, I mean it. This is especially seen when the parenting style is different of each parent, and mostly when it is direct opposite to each other parenting style. This issue has been raging and comes a lot to marriage counselors. Parenting style is issue of very much of interest; this is because each parent brings in their values, their upbringing experiences and their own thinking of parenting styles. This challenge is there forever, as you have a kid who has made this dyad of husband and wife with adding of third person that stretches the marital relationship where both of them have no kind of experience before. When the husband and wife decides to have child, they feel great responsibility when it comes to the child, so choosing a  [...]

Positive Parenting: Guide to positive parenting for toddlers

Positive Parenting: Guide to positive parenting for toddlers

Being parents is wonderful and most amazing thing as what your child might do you never know. This little bundle of joy of your creation makes you smile and glow and makes you count millions of stars for their blessings for them. Parenting is excellent but not always easy. Every parent wants that their children learn what is right and wrong and develop abilities like getting on with others. Though in this process of teaching, you should not physically punish child rather usage of positive parenting helps tremendously to bring this small kiddo as good and responsible adult. Build your confidence as parents, then nurture and encourage child. Though we want our children to behave well and learn good things but children at times have quite another plans and they behave differently and making us  [...]

Parenting Advice: Relationship advice of mother and child Part 3

Parenting Advice: Relationship advice of mother and child Part 3

Mothers are the pivot on which the family spins, Mothers are the pivot on which the world spins. - Pam Brown Moms tend to be hard on them, as they are in constant worrying. Fear of they doing something wrong, of making any wrong choice and off beam decisions. There is this anxiousness, a kind of compulsive and obsessive disorder for making things good for kids by taking right choice, decisions and giving everything in world possible for them to give. Parenting Advice- Everyone makes mistakes and not only moms you are making mistakes. Once when you understand this that every time we cannot do everything right for our children, then you will be more relaxed. And relaxing is itself a great advice for curbing you from getting stressed out or anxious. You forgive your child when he does wrong and  [...]

Parenting Advice: Relationship advice of mother and child Part 2

Parenting Advice: Relationship advice of mother and child Part 2

“The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new.” Mother makes the better place for kids to live. Mother stands by guarding the kids by storm or rain. Mother heals the world for the kids. Of all the rights of women, being mother is greatest. “Nobody knows of the work it makes To keep the home together. Nobody knows of the steps it takes, Nobody knows-but Mother.” Parenting Advice: Communication, this means Listening Communication is the bridge for good and healthy relationship between moms and their kids. Communication is very important as children learn from moms and not only this even as moms learn from their children. Most important thing in communication for moms is to  [...]