Feeding Your Baby Through Pregnancy

When you think of feeding a baby, you will probably think first of breast feeding and bottle feeding with baby formula, and then the time when solid foods are introduced. Those phases, though, are not the first phase of baby feeding. That takes place from the moment of conception through to birth.  Feeding your baby in…

Are Parenting Classes Worthwhile?

For a first-time mother, the months leading up to the birth can be a mixture of excitement, anxiety, anticipation, wonderment — and a feeling of ignorance about what it is like to be pregnant for 9 months, give birth, and then bring up a baby. Although you may have observed others going through pregnancy, that is far…

Popular Vintage Children’s Nursery Rhymes

Children’s and baby’s nursery rhymes have a long tradition, some of them being passed down through many generations for 4 or 5 centuries or more. Although intended for very young children, there are some that have quite a gruesome background and origin, although often the interpretations are disputed by nursery rhyme and other historians.  This…