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Signs My Baby is Teething

Baby Teething

When should I expect to see signs that my baby is teething?


Some babies are born with their first teeth; some babies start teething before they are four months old and others do not start teething until after twelve months old. Most babies start teething at around the age of six months, typically the two front teeth on the bottom gums come in first.

How Do I Know if My Baby Has Started Teething?


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How to Prevent Your Child From Drowning

baby swimming

Drowning is one of the most preventable hazards which can be avoided with the active supervision of children by adults and taking the precaution of installing simple barriers. It is also, sadly, one of the quickest and most silent causes of irreversible injuries and death.  If a child is ever momentarily missing, look in the pool or other water locations first. It can take less than a few minutes for death or irreversible brain damage to occur. Drowning is a leading cause of accidental death among children aged one to fourteen years old.

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Heatproof ideas to keep kids cool all summer long!

Doesn't it feel like this Summer is never ending? With temperatures in the high 40s, it’s hot, hot, hot. The ACs aren’t helping much either, especially with kids back at school and doing all those outdoor activities. Here are some tips for cooling down the kids and yourselves!

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Tips for the perfect spring picnic

Well it’s that time of the year again – not too hot, nor too cold – perfect for a picnic. There really is nothing like a day spent lounging around in the shade of a tree; far from the hustle and bustle of daily life now is there? Here are a few tips to help you set up that perfect spring picnic.

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6 Completely Cute Ideas for your Maternity Photo Shoot

Taking photos of your maternity journey from start to finish can be one of the most fun ways to cherish your pregnancy and your growing baby bump. You’ll always be able to look back and remember those days and even share it with your baby as she/he grows up. Take some inspiration from these 6 creative photo shoot ideas that show off your bump in style.

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How to Choose the Right Car Seat For Your Child

Why do you need a safety seat especially for your child? Because it's an essential part of car safety. Child seats save lives. An adult seatbelt won’t protect your baby or young child in a car crash, but the right car seat can.

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Breastfeeding Tips for Mommies

Breastfeeding is a skill that you and your baby learn together, and it can take time to get used to. These tips will help you get it right.

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5 ways to keep your munchkin healthy this summer

Summer is fun time for kids. With a little care and these tips you can ensure that nothing comes in the way of your child’s playtime.

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A Yummy Iftar - Date And Almond Milkshake Recipe!

Make Ramadan 2016 a nutritious, yet delicious one for yourself and your little one with our special Date and Almond Milkshake recipe for your Iftar menu. This way your little ones can participate in breaking the fast with you!

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What to expect when you bring home your second baby

Raising a baby is no walk in the park, raising two can seem downright impossible. If you already have baby no.2 on the way, relax. With a calm mind and a little help from those around you, we are pretty sure you can manage things.

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