Infant Nutrition: Give Your Baby a Healthy Start

All parents want the best for their new baby. Good nutrition allows parents to give their baby a healthy head start. Often, parents don’t think about how they can influence their infant’s health, including their infant’s immune system development through nutrition. Below are a few tips for parents to help support the development of an infant’s immune system during pregnancy and the first year. * During pregnancy: A mom should remember that what she eats affects her child before and after birth. A good source of vitamins and minerals and proper hydration will help a mom-to-be stay healthy. To support an infant’s immune system development, experts recommend that pregnant women eat protein-rich foods such as soy, lean meats and legumes …

How the Two-way Baby Monitor Benefits You and Your Baby

A baby monitor is a device that is used to check on the baby even if the watcher is not inside the same room. It is extremely helpful; especially to parents who cannot possibly stay by their baby’s side at all times. The most common type used is the audio monitor. This type receives and transmits sounds produced by the baby to a parent unit so moms or dads could hear the activities of the baby and know if there are any problems while they are at a certain distance. Lately, additional features have been placed to these audio monitors, wherein parents could now talk back to their baby. This new feature has proven to be very beneficial to many …

The Rationale Behind Childrens Educational Toys

Children have this natural character to learn. They have this ability to absorb new information and react to a stimulus almost like a sponge. Daily experiences, for instance, are excellent avenued in which children can learn. In this regard, games and play, and consequently the toys that they play with, are very helpful for this purpose. Children’s educational toys therefore, are critical in every child’s learning and development. This almost insatiable hunger for learning in children, expressed in their natural propensity to play, should not be wasted on toyd without much relevance to their educational development. While it is true, as some child experts would assert, that any play will serve its purpose in developing the child’s brain and total …

The Best Educational Toys For Babies

It is every parent’s dream to have a very active and intelligent child. Thus, from infancy, they seek ways and means to develop their children’s intellectual and social skills to prepare them for a life of comfort. Indeed, in this day and age, often the only way for a person to advance is to be mentally and emotionally equipped to face the challenges of the world. And since infants are the most receptive to new things, because their minds are still unmuddled and untainted with the ways of the world, they are the best subjects for educational toys. From the time an infant is born, introducing him or her to different sounds and sights are important for the development of …

Play And Childrens Educational Toys

What does play do for a child? Contrary to what some people think, play is not just a waste of time and a means to pass it while waiting for important things to come. Play is a vital part of a child’s emotional development and learning, and it presents a host of advantages. Aside from being a source of joy, play feeds and develops a child’s personality and helps him or her grow into a person that knows how to maximize his or her potential and make best use of his or her talents. Perhaps this is why toy manufacturers have taken to producing a wide range of educational toys – to fill this need. Most parents nowadays rarely have …