Posted on 17. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It seems like a never-ending battle sometimes. We want our kids to do something and they refuse. And then we wonder why they’re refusing and what can we do to get them to listen to us without any backlash. We’ve all been there and we’ve all had the feelings – here are the real reasons [...]
Posted on 15. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Recovering from a C-section isn’t like recovering from a vaginal delivery. There is a lot more caution to be had in your recovery and you’ll likely be in more discomfort for a little while longer than if you were to have delivered your baby vaginally. Recovery from any major event is always easier if you [...]
Posted on 13. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Delivering a baby is hard work, there’s no argument there. But you may be wondering how the healing happens in the days and weeks following your labor and delivery. Your body has a great healing process it goes through after labor and delivery but that doesn’t mean you won’t be sore from the ordeal. Here [...]
Posted on 12. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s easy to feel like we need to find something for our kids to do while we attempt to accomplish a task, an errand, or even a load of laundry. The truth is, it’s rather easy to incorporate our kids into these activities — we simply need to include them rather than exclude them. They [...]
Posted on 08. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Road trips are normally a fun excursion to undertake, even when the kiddies tag along. But sometimes they can flip from fun to ferocious in no time. Having essential items to keep the little ones busy is key to a successful road trip of any length. Here are our four top picks to pack when [...]
Posted on 06. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
For some households, bedwetting is a huge undertaking. It seems like it takes forever to get all the kids on the same page to stay dry all night. The fact is, that bedwetting can come naturally for most children by about age five or six. It’s just that not all parents wish to wait that [...]
Posted on 03. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Creating healthy habits with children of any age can be challenging. The key to getting your family into a routine that’s good for them can take time and persistence on your part. But, fear not, it can be done. The most important rule for your family to remember as you gradually shift them into a [...]
Posted on 01. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s never any fun to see your baby crying and uncomfortable. And sometimes we don’t always understand exactly why they’re crying, rather we just assume there’s a simple fix to the noise and unhappiness. But that’s not always the case. Here are three reasons why our babies may be crying and what we can do [...]
Posted on 30. Jul, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
They’re a big to-do – those temper tantrums and meltdown our kids throw at us. Regardless if we’re at home or out in public, not only can they be embarrassing but they’re gravely distracting and unpredictable. Knowing how to handle your children when their meltdown comes on is your key defense in stopping it in [...]
Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
If this is your first pregnancy, then everything is so new to you that it’s easy to over-think and over-analyze everything. But regardless of how many pregnancies you’ve gone through, every mother enjoys feeling their baby move about in their tummies. Let’s take a look at fetal movement throughout each trimester so you can know better what [...]