There’s no shortage of research highlighting the nutritional benefits of breast milk but, as they say, all good things come to an end. What do you do if you stop nursing (or your baby starts refusing a bottle) and find yourself with a freezer full of expressed milk? Get creative!
Elena and Sara are at the ABC Kids Expo in Las Vegas and they’ve noticed some new trends in baby gear! For all of you moms who love to be on the cutting edge of what’s in style, these new products are perfect for you!
On Tuesday at the 11th Annual ABC Kids Expo in Las Vegas, we got the opportunity to preview some new products that are sure to make any mom’s life easier. We’re excited to introduce these products to our readers because anything that can make our day as mom a little easier is worth getting excited about! Check out the round-up below. And don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram for updates.
Looking for a comfortable and easy-to-use baby carrier made with green textiles? Then look no further than Ergobaby’s Organic Baby Carrier. As the name says, Ergobaby keeps baby in an ergonomic position so you can both be comfortable for extended babywearing. Babywearing is a great way to bond with your little one as well as get things done while keeping him close!
Check out some of the cool stuff that caught our editors’ eyes at the ABC Kids Expo below. Don’t forget to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for updates from the show in Las Vegas!
If you are like many parents, and choose to welcome a new baby into a rented home or apartment, the search to find personalized and unique items to fill up a nursery may be a daunting task, leaving you a frustrated, nesting pregnant Mama-To-Be. Below are some unique ideas on how to incorporate some style on those bland eggshell colored walls!
Today marks the first day of the 11th Annual ABC Kids Expo, the biggest private trade show for baby and kids products featuring over 800 exhibitors from 66 countries. Two of our editors here at Daily Mom have traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada to attend this year’s show!
How many children to have is a very personal decision. Some couples immediately know they want a few kids, while others know they’re done after just one. In recent years, having an only child is becoming more and more common. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, families with just one child have nearly doubled since the 1960s. In fact, 1 in 5 American families have just one child. But, only children often get a bad rap. These myths about only children — and their parents — are completely untrue.
For many families pumpkin carving is an annual fall tradition. However, the mess and use of sharp cutting tools can be a deterrent for parents of young ones. Skip the hassle of carving with these alternative ideas for decorating pumpkins with your kids.
One of your child’s favorite future pastimes may be to reminisce and browse through old photographs of herself as a child. A fun fall time tradition to start could be achieved easily through photos – as they are the best way to preserve memories that will last a lifetime. Plus, with so many fun and unique ways to utilize your photos, what’s to stop you from taking the plunge and committing to annual fall photos?
Maybe you’ve heard the term “fine motor skills.” Knee deep in breastfeeding and diapers, you probably didn’t have too much time to think about what they are and why they are important for your growing child. Fine motor skills are small muscle movements that usually, but not exclusively, involve the hands and eyes working in tandem to perform movements requiring precision. Discover fun and easy ways to encourage developing fine motor skills at home with Daily Mom!
It’s important to get family photos taken. You want to have your family documented and celebrated and to leave your children with beautiful images that include mom in them. Getting out from behind the camera and in front of it can be a stressful experience, but we have some great tips to help you survive those important family photo shoots stress free.
Like a baby shower is used to celebrate a new baby and gift the parents with the things they might need to raise baby, a blessingway ceremony is a way to honor the mom-to-be and to celebrate this very special moment in her life. We have put together some wonderful traditional and modern elements to help you plan a blessingway ceremony.
Are we there yet? Oh the joys of traveling with kids! Guess what? It doesn’t have to be painful. A little planning and prep can go a long way in making the journey as enjoyable for your little one as the destination. Here are some ideas for packing the ultimate travel activity kit for your kids.
As a parent, the number one thing you want to do is protect your child. The world can be an uncertain place and you want to give your kids the tools to be safe in any situation. The first step for parents of young children is teaching them about strangers and the dangers they pose.