So, you're spending the holidays with your in-laws. All that "togetherness" combined with seasonal stress and pregnancy hormones might be too much. Curl up in your favorite chair, open up your pregnant gal's guide and learn how to defuse the tension between you and the in-laws.
Holidays and Celebrations
Did you spend last year rescuing ornaments and shouting "don't touch"? Maybe you're ready for a different style of décor -- trimmings your child won't harm? Take a peek at these simple holiday decorations kids can not only touch and play with, but can help you create!
Spending quality time as a couple, even making a baby together should be simple in such an ideal setting. Reality check! While holidays are about loved ones, somehow they don't leave much time for couples. The holidays tend to zap energy from almost every direction and can take a toll on your relationship with your partner.
With so much commercialization of the holidays surrounding our kids, the season's real purpose can be easily lost in the shuffle. Here's how you can push that aside and show your tot the real "reason for the season."
With everyone going at full throttle this time of year, often in opposite directions, you need stress busters to recharge your whole family. Try these tactics and find holiday peace.
To me, Christmas tastes cool like snowflakes, soft like candlelight, spicy like gingerbread and tangy like oranges. How does Christmas taste to you?
There's something even more special when those holiday greetings are homemade, handmade with love. These tips will get you started and put smiles on faces -- both those making and those opening the cards.
Toddlers have a short attention span and a limited ability to understand a time line -- especially yours! Probably you've replied to the question "Is it Christmas yet?" at least 42 times since breakfast. Let this simple holiday countdown calendar answer for you!
Now that the holiday season's officially upon us, we want to know how you show your holiday spirit? Our member's responses certainly varied widely. Dive in to discover where you fall in with your personal "fa-la-la" style!
Are all toy choices safe? We've decided to take care of that worry for you! Here's our list of 9 toys that we feel are a must-buy for baby this holiday season!