baby led weening
Mums Advice, The Kids

What is Baby Led Weening?

Baby-led weaning is a means of integrating complementary foods into a baby`s diet consisting of breast milk or ready-to-serve formula. A simple method of food transition, BLW facilitates the evolution of natural age appropriate oral coordination while preserving eating as an enriching, positive experience. The main goal of this type of weaning is to allow …

Breastfeeding Tips
Babys, Mums Advice, The Kids

Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms

Breastfeeding tips are the subject of discussion among new moms and dads. I’ve always been a proud breastfeeder, but in early pregnancy I found myself struggling with the choice to breastfeed or not. I struggled because I wasn’t yet comfortable expressing my desire to breastfeed. My husband, on the other hand, was adamant that we …

Therapeutic Parenting
Mums Advice, Parents, Uncategorized

What is Therapeutic Parenting?

What is therapeutic parenting? It is a style of parenting in which children and teens to interact with an experienced professional to enhance the emotional strengths and skills of the child as well as the parents. This can involve counseling, psychotherapy, behavior modification or parenting classes. The goal of therapeutic parenting is to enhance parenting …

Parenting Styles
Parents, School

How do Parenting Styles Affect a Childs Development

A new study investigated the relationships between parenting styles, parent-child relationship characteristics, and mediator characteristics of parents and children. The study found that parenting styles were related to parent-child relationship characteristics such as warmth and authoritarianism, and how those relationships were related to the mediator-spouse relationship quality. Parenting styles also seemed to affect the beliefs …