The Best Piece of Advice For New Parents

Becoming a parent and having a child is one of the most amazing and terrifying experiences to go through, especially when it is the unfamiliar territory of your first child. When I became pregnant at 20 with my first daughter, I was scared. Scared to tell my now husband, to bring life to the world. [...]

Advice for People Considering Adoption

Are you considering adoption? It is a very wonderful thing. Why is that? The answer is very clear. People who cannot have children on their own can make a permanent home for a baby or child that is in need of a loving home. Adoption makes this process happen. It is truly a miracle in [...]

Romance after Having a Baby

After you have your little bundle of joy, you may find it hard to keep the romance alive. It may become difficult to find time to spend alone with your spouse. And when you do find the time, it's sometimes hard to get into the mood. Romance after having a baby can be tricky -- so here [...]

Tips for New Grandparents

Everyone in the family has been waiting for the new baby to arrive and now the time has come. As a new grandparent, you’ve probably spent a lot of time thinking about what kind of grandparent you want to be. It is important that you have prepared yourself and thought about how to best participate [...]

Facts about Paternity and Maternity Leave

It can be very exciting welcoming a new baby. Both parents may desire to take time away from work to bond with their baby. Thankfully, the U.S. government has passed legislation that protects the rights of pregnant women, new mothers, and new fathers when it comes to taking time off work for baby-related issues.   [...]

6 Helpful Tips for New Parents

As a new parent, you will worry about every little thing and every little detail. You will wonder if you are doing things correctly or doing them in the best way. The one thing I can tell you with complete certainty is that you will mess up, you will not do everything correctly...or in the [...]

8 Things That New Dads Might Not Know About Birth

Yet another great post by our friend Mike AKA Sunshine Dad.  For mothers and fathers alike, childbirth can be a great mystery, full of surprises. We like to think it's a fun adventure, although some parents might disagree...What do you think?

5 False Alarms of Low Breast Milk Supply

Every mother who breastfeeds thinks at one point or another that she has a low breast milk supply, which is really not true at all. Mothers worry constantly over the fears that they're somehow not feeding their babies sufficiently. In fact, many women across the world wean their babies off much more quickly than what [...]

My Breastfeeding Tips

As a parent, it is important to know that breastfeeding is one of the most important aspects of the development and growth process of your child. Breastfeeding not only provides your child with optimal nutrition, but it also offers an incredible bonding platform for you and your baby. Various research studies have shown that breastfeeding [...]