Tips for Weaning a Toddler

8 Golden Rules for Successfully Weaning a Toddler

Breastfeeding was never an optional thing for me. It was as natural as giving birth to my lovely babies. I loved and enjoyed every minute of breastfeeding my children and bonded with them over it. Things were different, however, when the time came to wean. How I successfully weaned my toddler son forms the matter […]

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Cooking with Kids – Sanika’s First Pizza

The easiest and most appealing of all recipes to get your little ones started with a real dinner favorite is Pizza. Buy pizza bases, pizza sauce (I used homemade), ingredients for toppings and cheese. Chop veggies and grate the cheese and let kids have fun assembling the pizza by spreading the sauce, covering the base […]

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Baby Boys Pee all around during Diaper changes!

You’d think you have seen it all if you are a second time mommy. Apparently not, if you have had a girl the first time around. I had the shock of my life when my little boy sent out a shower during his diaper change drenching his daddy! My little girl did pee during diaper […]

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Cloth Diapering Newborns: Problems and Solutions

As much as I love Cloth Diapering, the experience was not entirely without its own set of problems. But none without a solution. With a little tweaking of the rules and some creative ideas, I was able to get a great CD experience with my newborn so far. 1. Breastfed Baby Poop Soils the Diaper […]

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Cloth Diapering

I am not new to cloth diapering – or maybe I am. I will explain in a minute. Disposable diapers were never an option for newborns and even with my first child, we used cloth diapers – Indian style. In India, pre-folded triangular or diaper style cloth diapers made of cotton material are used. They […]

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The Tooth Fairy Visit – A Mom’s rant!

As soon as the 5th birthday celebration frenzy was over, I started anticipating my dear daughter’s precious moment of losing her first tooth. Did I mention I like to plan ahead? Yes, it did backfire with her birthday this year but I knew I wasn’t going to go wrong this year. DD is an ardent […]

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Helping my baby learn to stand on her own

My baby Sanika is now almost 7 and a half months old but does not show too much intersted in walking on fours. Instead she is keen on standing up and walking! Boy, does she love it when we help her stand on her feet. To help her learn to stand on her own, my […]

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