Just what exactly do babies really need? And here's the mercenary question we all asked when we saw the price tags -- how much can we expect other people to buy for us?
You chose a safe car seat that fit your car, your budget, and your child. Did it come with an unwelcome guest? Dangerous chemical additives could be onboard!
Shopping for cribs or bought one recently? New safety rules for full and non-full-size cribs will affect parents nation-wide.
Pregnancy is an exciting time. If you're like most women, shopping for your new baby is an exciting time, too! What do you really need?
Your partner is freaking out about the pregnancy! Since during the first trimester he's not going to be able to see any real evidence that a baby actually exists, it's likely to be about intangible things. Here's a list of common concerns for first time dads during the first trimester.
After having five children you think that you wouldn't not need anything, but with things miss up in the economy in Michigan, I need help with getting things for my baby, because money right now is hard to come by, with paying the bills and buying clothes for the kids. It's hard for me now days to even think about the new baby and getting ready for the baby, when I don't have the money to get ready for the baby. I don't want to have the baby and not have anything to bring the baby home in or clothes to put on the baby's back.
What's the one baby gadget you would want if you were stranded on a desert island? For a lot of moms, it would be a baby sling. A baby sling is a soft cloth carrier that is designed to be "worn" on the mother's body in order to keep the baby close.
A baby crib is most likely at the top of your list of things you will need for your new baby. With all of the different styles and features, it can be a daunting task to pick the safest and best crib for your new family member.
One of the most basic ways parents can help prepare their family dog is to expose them to the baby equipment prior to its use with an actual baby. I advise that Grandparents, guardians and childcare providers that have dogs also take these simple steps to evaluate their own dog and circumstances.
As any mother of multiples will tell you, it's more than twice the work. Expectant mothers of multiples want to know whether twins means twice the gear. The answer, from our Pregnancy.org mothers of multiples, is that it doesn't have to be. You don't really need two of everything, just enough of all the right things.