When Should Baby Wear Shoes For Newborns

When Should Your Baby Wear Shoes For Newborns?

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Your little one is here and you’ve stumbled into the rabbit hole of baby clothes and footwear options, but when should your baby start wearing shoes? According to the National Health Service, babies don’t technically need to wear any kind of hard-soled shoe until they’re around the age of walking (somewhere between 8-18 months). In […]

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What Are the Different Fine Motor Developmental Milestones for Kids?

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The magical feeling when a baby grasps your finger. The elation and pride a kid feels when they tie their own shoes for the first time. What do these moments have in common? These are both fine motor developmental milestones. As you watch your own child’s fine motor skills unfold, it’s important to know what […]

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What Are the Different Fetal Developmental Milestones?

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Pregnancy is a remarkable and exciting journey – not just for you, but also for the new life growing within the mother. For your unborn child, it’s a long road from conception to due date. Read on to learn all about the fetal developmental milestones that lead to your baby’s birth. We’ll look at all […]

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When Should Your Baby Hold Their Head Up?

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Newborn babies have many important milestones that they meet as they grow. New parents love watching their babies meet these milestones month to month. As they grow, many new parents question if their babies are meeting the development milestones on the right timeline. One thing that is instrumental for a new baby is the ability […]

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When Should Baby Say Mama Or Dada?

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Having a newborn at home is one of the most exciting things for new parents. There are many moments and milestones that new parents look forward to. One of these moments happens to be when your baby calls you as they view you, as their “Mama” or “Dada.” It is a pivotal moment in a […]

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When Should Baby Respond To Their Own Name?

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Having a newborn at home is both an exciting and stressful experience for all new parents. Having a baby of your own comes with new beginnings for everyone. One thing that many new parents are curious about is specific milestones for their child. New parents are often curious about when their baby should meet specific […]

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What are Childhood Developmental Milestones by Age?

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Every parent knows the excitement of watching your newborn grow and develop. We marvel as our little ones hopefully hit all the childhood developmental milestones as expected — and how many developmental milestones there are! Many parents wonder What are childhood developmental milestones by age? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC, offers […]

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When Should A Baby Start Walking?

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It’s amazing to see your baby grow into a toddler and eventually start talking, but you might be wondering: When do babies start walking? Ideally, babies start walking between 8 and 16 months. Another answer is that babies do this when they are ready. You already know that every baby is different and that they […]

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When Should You Start Reading To Your Baby?

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Reading is a fantastic activity to perform with your child because it has many advantages for both of you! It’s a moment of calm contemplation at the end of a long day and an opportunity to share stories you may have enjoyed as a child. So, when should you start reading to your baby? Any […]

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When Should I Worry About Baby Diarrhea?

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As parents, we all want nothing but the best for our babies, and any health concern can be very alarming. However, the reality is that minor changes in a baby’s stool are normal and not something to be overly concerned about. Indeed, diarrhea in babies can be a stressful symptom, so when should you be […]

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Should I Remove the Pacifier When Baby Is Sleeping?

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Babies have an instinctive need to suck, and parents often turn to pacifiers to comfort their little one in the absence of a breast or bottle. But is pacifier use okay when a baby is sleeping? Should you remove it when your little one dozes off? The answer is no — you don’t need to […]

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When Should I Start Buying Baby Stuff During Pregancy?

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During this special time, it’s natural to have lots of questions – and one of them is likely to be: when should I start buying baby stuff during pregnancy? Many soon-to-be parents want to get a head start preparing for their little bundle of joy, but it can be quite a rough road to figure […]

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When Should I Feel My Baby Move During Pregnancy?

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Pregnancy is an extraordinary and exciting time for any expecting mother, as she gets to experience the incredible journey of carrying her baby as it grows inside her womb. One of the most memorable moments during pregnancy is feeling your baby’s movement for the first time. This can be an indescribable joy for pregnant moms […]

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When Should I Stop Swaddling My Baby?

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As babies grow older, you must know when you should stop swaddling them. Generally, most babies are ready to stop being swaddled between 2-4 months old, depending on their development. When the time comes for you to stop swaddling your baby, you may notice them starting to move around more and wriggle out of the […]

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When Should Baby Roll Over?

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This is a common question that many new parents have as they watch their little ones grow and develop. Rolling over is a crucial stage in a baby’s physical development and happens at about 4 months. However, it can be difficult to predict when exactly your baby will start rolling over, especially when there are […]

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When Should Baby Sit Up On Their Own?

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When it comes to your baby’s development, sitting up independently is one of the milestones that you are looking forward to! A baby usually sits up on their own between 4-7 months and this is an essential step in your baby’s physical development. Here is when they learn to use their muscles to control their […]

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When Should I Take My Toddler to the Dentist?

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As new parents, your toddler’s first tooth is something to be excited about! Your little one’s first tooth (and many more to come!) comes with the responsibility of caring for your child’s teeth and scheduling regular dental visits. One of the questions you likely have is when you should take your child to the dentist. […]

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When Should My Baby Crawl? It Depends

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Many parents look forward to seeing their babies crawling. It’s also a significant change for your baby, as they can now move around independently and begin to fully explore their surroundings! Many babies begin to crawl around the age of 8 months, though some may begin earlier and others later. Some babies will move around […]

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The Developmental Milestones at 15 months of Age

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Starting to get the hang of parenting a toddler, despite the fact that your child is changing by the second? We understand that there is a lot of developmental milestones at 15 months of age to keep track of. If you notice anything these days, it’s that they’re exploring the world around them-they’re all about […]

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When Should Your Toddler Start Drinking From an Open Cup?

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It is a very exciting moment when your child learns to drink out of an open cup during their meals and snacks. It may be a while until they reach this milestone, but once they are able to enjoy their beverages, like mom and dad do, it is truly a special sight. Today, we will […]

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When Should Your Toddler Know Numbers?

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There are many milestones that your children will experience as they get older, and one of the most exciting is when they start to learn their numbers. It is a sign that your baby is maturing and that their brain is growing and evolving. The answer to when your toddler will know their numbers will […]

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When Should You Stop Breastfeeding Your Toddler?

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When you start to learn about breastfeeding your children and how long you should continue to do so, you will likely get a lot of answers. Fellow parents will tell you one thing, online resources will tell you another, and it can be confusing. Today, we lay out the facts about breastfeeding and tell you […]

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When Should Your Toddler Sleep in a Bed?

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It is an incredible moment in your child’s life when they go from the crib to their own special bed and it can be tough for parents to see their baby growing up so fast. However, this is an important transition in everyone’s life, so it must be handled properly so that your child is […]

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When Should My Toddler Know Shapes?

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As your toddler starts to grow into their own and they begin to comprehend the world around them, they will begin to learn many things, including their shapes. While many babies will begin to notice shapes and realize their existence in the first year or so, they will not really understand what they see until […]

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