Activities for Babies: 9-12 Months

Babies start learning from the minute they are born.  Over the course of their first year they learn so much, there are a lot of activities that you can do with infants to help with development. Below are a few activities for ages 9-12 months: A Bath Surprise: While your baby is in the bathtub, show him/her a floating toy.  Cover the toy up with the wash cloth and … Continue reading Activities for Babies: 9-12 Months

Activities for Babies: 0-3 Months

Babies start learning from the minute they are born.  Over the course of their first year they learn so much, there are a lot of activities that you can do with infants to help with development. Below are a few activities for ages 0-3 months: Kick, Kick, Kick: To help your baby practice kicking, place items at the baby’s feet such a stuffed animals, squeaky toys, or your … Continue reading Activities for Babies: 0-3 Months

This Works for Me: Safety Tips!

SAFETY TIPS. When throwing away plastic bags tie a knot (or several) in them first.  Small children will not be able to put them over their heads if they get into the trash. As soon as your baby can crawl, get into the habit of keeping the toilet seat lid down.  Husbands need to practice this.  Curious children can fall in and drown! Remember to … Continue reading This Works for Me: Safety Tips!

Traveling with Infants

Traveling with infants (and children) can be a daunting task, but with alittle planning and organization it’s very do-able!  We just survived and evenenjoyed our first trip with our baby!   If you are traveling by airplane, know your TSA (Transportation SecurityAdministration) rules and regulations. The 3.4oz rule does NOT apply for babyfood or formula. Leave yourself a few extra minutes because TSA will have … Continue reading Traveling with Infants