Category Archives for "Parenting"

Why should You Swaddle a baby? Swaddling a baby pros and cons

Swaddling a baby pros and cons

It is not unusual to hear debates and concerns regarding different issues that surround parenthood. Issues such as babywearing, baby carriers, vaccination, and weaning have always raised serious debates in parenting over the years. A more recent concern has been about baby swaddling. Although swaddling has been around for decades, it has gained popularity in […]

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Is a bottle warmer necessary?

is a bottle warmer necessary

The truth is you can warm your baby’s milk in a number of ways other than using a bottle warmer. You can place the bottle in a bowl of hot water, heat the bottles in a microwave, or run them under warm tap water. So, is a bottle warmer necessary? My short answer is Yes. […]

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How to transition baby from bassinet to cot

transition baby from bassinet to cot

There comes a time when the little one has to move into a cot. This is because they no longer fit in their bassinets or co-sleepers. The appropriate method to use to transition baby from bassinet to cot depends on several factors.  Such as the baby’s age and his or her ability to quickly adapt […]

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Why do babies get fussy in the evening?

Why do babies get fussy in the evening

It can be really frustrating when babies get fussy in the evening for no reason at all especially when they were all calm and jovial during the day. My almost two-year-old daughter used to be like that (and still does at times) for no apparent reason; at least not one I could think of at […]

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