Chad Scanlon

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7 Phrases That Children Need to Hear From Their Parents

Through my work with teenagers, I've realized just how much the parent-child relationship affects the child's development, both emotionally and mentally. No surprises there. The stronger the relationship, the better the chances of the child becoming a well-adjusted, successful adult.<p>Through my work …

8 Ways To Be Intentional In Your Parenting

Being intentional in how you raise your child is all about knowing what matters to you and making sure that you and your partner are on the same page moving forward.<p>Some people call parenting a job, but when I think about it, that doesn't seem like an accurate description of what this beautiful and …

Parenting

23 Ways to Calm a Fussy Newborn

Here's help to hush your little baby.<p>The first time you hear your baby cry is a thrilling experience; it's a sign she's entered the world healthy with a great set of lungs! But as the weeks go by, the thrill may quickly give way to concern and frustration.<p>As you will inevitably learn, babies cry a …

How to Teach Your Toddler to Talk

You, your partner and other primary child-givers are going to be teaching your children how to talk. Here are some tips to promote clearer communication and to help you foster increased self-esteem, confidence and understanding through this process.<p>You, your partner and other primary child-givers …

Self-esteem

19 Ways To Be A Better Parent Right Now

Because "good enough" isn't.

101 Things To Do With Kids

23 Incredibly Helpful Diagrams For Moms-To-Be | Pinterest | Teething babies, Diagram and Infographic

There are just so many little things to keep track of when you're expecting. Just remember: "There's a chart for that."

23 Incredibly Helpful Diagrams For Moms-To-Be | Pinterest | Diagram, Babies and Child development

There are just so many little things to keep track of when you're expecting. Just remember: "There's a chart for that."

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23 Incredibly Helpful Diagrams For Moms-To-Be | Pinterest | Diagram, BuzzFeed and Babies

There are just so many little things to keep track of when you're expecting. Just remember: "There's a chart for that."

23 Incredibly Helpful Diagrams For Moms-To-Be

There are just so many little things to keep track of when you're expecting. Just remember: "There's a chart for that."

Parenting

A newborn survival guide: | Pinterest | Survival guide, Survival and Diagram

There are just so many little things to keep track of when you're expecting. Just remember: "There's a chart for that."

4 Helpful Parenting Tricks for New Moms and Dads | Tips for a Nervous Dad In Training! | Pinterest | Baby massage, Babies and Dads

4 Helpful Parenting Tricks for New Moms and Dads | Tips for a Nervous Dad In Training! | Pinterest | Baby massage, Babies and Dads

Mama Natural

The New Rules to Raising Girls

Our daughters will enjoy more opportunities than any generation before. Everywhere from the playroom (gender-neutral toys!) to the boardroom (CEO? …

10 Daddy Tips for Raising Daughters

When my wife first told me that we were expecting, I found myself flooded with emotions – the largest of which was sheer excitement. I was going to …

Quirky Discipline Rules That Work

Tired of nagging and scolding? Try these 7 surprising solutions.<p>Shutterstock<p>I've made a lot of bad rules in the decade I've been a mom, from …

10 Ways to Absolutely Improve Toddler Communication

Subscribe to Recieve Montessori Updates<p>Struggling with how to talk to kids is a right of passage for parents and caretakers.<p>Learning how to improve …

The ABCs of Raising Girls

<b>J…Jump.</b> You may think that girls don’t require as much physical play as boys, but that’s simply not true. While some girls prefer more imaginative …

How to Lay your Baby Down Awake, but Drowsy

Shares 9K<p>Like I said in my Top Ten Newborn Baby Sleep Tips, laying your baby down awake but drowsy can be kind of tricky sometimes trying to get the …

Top 10 Baby Sleep Tips That Will Help You Get More Sleep

Shares 255K<p>Our son gave us a run for our money when he was first born! We really struggled trying to figure out the whole baby sleep thing for quite …

How to Play with Your Newborn Baby (0-3 Months)

<b>Caring for a newborn baby is hard work, isn’t it?</b> Who knew that a tiny human who sleeps 18-20 hours a day could make life so exhausting?!<p>THE FIRST …

Potty Training Part 2

Click here for Potty Training Part 1Hi! I am back to share how I have potty trained all 4 of my children. I was lucky enough to have a neighbor and …

Our latest news…{Potty Training Part 1}

It is about time I put a new post on this blog of mine! I have been MIA…again. I am starting to make a bad habit of that. I have a lot of catching up …

How to Make Baby Closet Dividers

I’m going to give fair <b>WARNING</b>: over the next few months there are going to be lots of baby projects & posts. When blogging, I try to stick to what is …

37 Big Milestones Baby Will Hit in the First Year

Wondering how quickly baby's senses and motor skills develop in that first year of life? Hint: It can all seem pretty fast! In just 12 months, your …

5 Easy Steps to Organizing Baby Clothes

To follow up on my previous post How to Organize Baby Clothes, I thought I would share some additional tips and tricks I’ve discovered over the years.<p>…