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6 Things You Can Do with Your Baby to Stimulate Brain Development

Stimulate Baby’s Brain Development Your Baby’s brain development is really important from an early age. Newborn babies might not do much more than sleep, cry, poop and eat, but they still need interaction from you in order for their brains to develop. Here are 6 things you should be doing with your baby to help develop her mind and emotional capacity. 1. Tummy time There are tons of baby mats available with different colors, textures and patterns on them. While those are certainly the best, you can still use a soft blanket on the floor. Place your baby on the mat on her tummy. Don’t ever leave her unattended. When she starts crying, she’s had enough. In the beginning, babies will only spend a few minutes doing this but after some time, she’ll be able to hold her head up on her ...

Taming Your Aggressive Child

Tips for Dealing With an Aggressive Child Aggressive behavior can occur at any age. When you find that your child is exhibiting excessive aggressive behavior, you need to employ strategies to turn it around. Handling an aggressive child depends largely on the age group. Young children are prone to this behavior naturally as their little minds developed. 1. Consistency is key When dealing with aggressive small children, consistency is the key to success. Changing your response to aggression each time doesn’t send the right message to your child. For example, if your child has been making a habit of hitting his siblings, you must tell him in a calm voice using the same words every time that it’s not acceptable and he will need to take a timeout. 2. Lay down the law firmly You may find yourse...

Google for kids – Search Engine Kiddle

The new “child friendly” search engine called Kiddle are causing concern among parents. News agencies have been heavily promoting the website called Kiddle.co, knowing that it is a spin-off from the official Google search engine. However it is feared that kids could be accessing explicit content. Parents welcomed Kiddle when it was launched and the website does filter a number of explicit content but not all. Some Twitter users have their own unfortunate discoveries while using the Kiddle site. How is Kiddle designed specifically for kids? 1. Safe search:sites appearing in Kiddle is filtered and excludes sites with explicit or deceptive content. 2. Kids-oriented results:Safe sites and pages written specifically for kids. Handpicked and checked by Kiddle editors. 3. Big thumbnai...

Stay at Home Mom Struggles

Are you a Stay at Home Mom? Whether you choose to be a stay at home mom or you work a job from your home, one thing is for sure…you work harder than your husband will ever know. For moms that stay home with the kids, nothing frosts our cookies more than when our husbands or even working moms look down on us. The thing is, what we do matters, and if you think it’s so easy, by all means, come show the rest of us stay at home moms just how easy it is. We’re waiting. 1. Don’t tell us we do nothing all day There’s no end to the things that we have to do every day. Things our husbands don’t ever know were out of place. Things working moms hire someone to do. We’re not sitting here watching TV all day. Paw Patrol for the kids does not count as Mom’s TV time, thank you. Our days begin when everyon...

How to Start your own Blog

Are you thinking about starting your own blog and don’t know where to start? I will break it down in a couple of easy steps to help you launch your blog today!! 1. Decide on a Niche One of the most important things when starting a blog is to decide on (your niche) what you would like to blog about. I suggest you find a topic that you enjoy or are passionate about unless you have a product that you would like to sell. When writing about something you like or are interested in makes blogging so much easier. 2. Decide on a Domain Name When choosing a domain name it really helps to choose something that is catchy, unique and easy to remember. You can purchase your domain Name at BlueHost and if you sign up for their Hosting package the domain name will be included in the hosting price. F...

100+ FREE Minecraft eBooks To Download!

Amazon has more than a 100 FREE Minecraft Kindle eBooks right now! Just go HERE and they should be sorted by price low to high, with the free ones listed first. A great way to encourage reading with kids who love Minecraft. You don’t need a Kindle device in order to read these free eBooks? Just download the free Kindle Reading App it allows you to read eBooks on just about any device (including your computer)! NOTE: The price of these ebooks is currently $0.00, but that could change at any time. Make sure to verify before checking out that it is still free. These ebooks are specifically for Kindles, but you can go here to download a free application that enables you to read Kindle ebooks on your PC. Microsoft is giving Minecraft to schools for free — here’s why There isn&...

Save For Your Child’s Future Education

We are doing some market research for a new product that we are working on that will benefit all parents. We need about 3000 people to be able to conduct our market research and would like to offer a little something for taking part. You could win a R500 Yuppie Chef gift voucher by completing the survey, just click on the link below to enter. It only takes about 2 minutes to complete. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1rFuYMpJHgoV-A7tHGdpN0P2Kh205OPPjsTJZodqS00Y Tag a friend and share this post to get an extra entry ? Thank you 🙂 #MommyCrowd #Education #Save #Yuppiechef #Survey #SouthAfrica #MarketResearch #win

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