What Do All Foster Babies Need?

Security for Foster Babies

Taking in foster babies can be a difficult transition for both foster parent and baby. It is extremely important to understand what kind of homes these babies have come from and what you need to be sure to address, both medically and emotionally, based on their specific situation. One thing that ALL foster babies need is to feel secure and loved.

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Stay at Home Mom Heading Back to Work

A Stay At Home Mom Back to Work

Before my children were even born, I had made the decision that I wanted to be a stay at home mom. I knew there was a big sacrifice I would be making by quitting my job. Bills would be harder to pay which would mean we would need to make choices to stick with generic brands, eat more meals at home, and try cutting any and all corners we could to make it work. The benefits of staying at home with my babies were far greater of a blessing than money could ever be! Now, it is time for this mama to go from being a stay a home mom back to work, working a public job. 

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Foods Children Can Eat With Fingers At Picnics

Picnic Finger Food Ideas

Children have no time to bother with forks and spoons while on a picnic. They are too busy chasing cousins, dogs, and squirrels. They use up their energy quickly and rush back over to the picnic table for a fill up now and then. They survey the table with eager little eyes. So as not to disappoint these little ones, what kinds of foods can these toddlers and pre-teen groups of kids eat with their hands?

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Sun Poisoning Symptoms

Sun Poisoning Symptoms to Be Aware Of

Most of us experience itchiness, redness of the skin, rashes, or blisters on the skin, with prolonged exposure to the sun. Some of us may also get fatigued, nausea; vomiting, etc. these are the warning signs that indicate sun poisoning. Sun poisoning refers to an allergic reaction which develops with prolonged exposure to the sun. This is associated with changes in the capability of the skin to withstand the rays of the sun. However, it may also be linked with certain medications or skin creams.

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Choosing a Childs First Musical Instrument

First Musical Instrument for Children

Although learning to play a musical instrument can begin at any age, childhood is a wonderful place to start, because kids have a marvelous capacity for mastering new skills.

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