Your nightstand stacks up with all kinds of "how-to" manuals as you seek soothing answers to these questions and others. As you read, you discover that taking care of a baby is much more complicated than you'd ever anticipated.
How To Manage The Anxieties Of Your Preschooler's First Bus Ride
Teenagers are one of the most
sleep-deprived segments of the population. Most teens require
at least nine hours of sleep but get much, much less.
It can be difficult to think
straight when your crying child shakes you awake in the middle
of the night frightened and tearful by a nightmare or the
monster she knows for sure has taken up...
Journal of the American Medical Association reported
that one out of every three students in grades six through 10
is the victim of bullies.
When it is time to bring your preemie home you will be
filled with excitement, but you also may be a bit anxious, not
knowing what to expect from your little baby. Writer Amy E Tracy,
mother of two preemies and author of Your Premature Baby and
Child: Helpful Answers and Advice for Parents, has some advice
for making the transition from hospital to home as smooth as can
A baby's first tantrum can take you by surprise. Your baby
can really shock you by shrieking, stamping, hitting, or making
his whole body go stiff. But don't take it personally; baby
tantrums aren't about anything you've done wrong.
A little stress in your life is actually good for you. It
wakes up your creativity, fuels your vitality and keeps your
immune system vigilant. The qualifying word is