Elizabeth Burke

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7 Attachment Parenting Tools | Ask Dr. Sears

Attachment Parenting Babies are Raised the Way Nature Intended<p>7 Attachment Parenting Tools: The Baby B’s<p>Attachment parenting is a style of caring for …

Crochet Queen Olek Yarn Bombs Entire Train in Just Two Days

Yarn bombers have made our lives just a little bit cozier by wrapping woolly joy around everything from trees to bicycles. Crochet queen Olek, …

Free and Easy Afghan Crochet Pattern

01 of 11<p>Here's a great first project. Anyone can crochet this baby blanket; it's totally basic, and it works up super fast. Pictured at left, you can …

Free Crochet Patterns for Baby Items

01 of 07<p>Baby blankets and baby afghans are delightful crochet projects. They're both useful and beautiful. They make outstanding baby shower gifts, …

Postnatal depression: what the baby books don't tell you

Eleven years on, I still remember the evening I decided to kill my baby daughter.<p>It's not something you're supposed to feel as a new parent with a warm, tiny bundle in your arms. But this is how postnatal depression can twist your logic. At the time it made perfect sense. Catherine was screaming, …

You Won’t Believe the Craziest Baby Names Of 2013

Well, it looks like 2013 was a year for trying... <i>new</i> things, since the Social Security Administration released its annual popular <b>baby name list</b> …

Baby Milestones

The nine major physical baby milestones, signs of developmental delays, and what you can expect along the way<p>Shutterstock<p>Your baby has an adorable …

English Catholics were tricked out of their babies too

We need to look closer to home (Scandal of Chile's baby-snatching priests, 16 May). Thousands of young unmarried girls in the UK were in a similar position in the 1950s to 70s. I like many others was coerced into giving up my baby in the 1965 by the Catholic church. My only crime was that I was not …

Parents Home

In breastfeeding, the latch is the moment everything comes together: Your baby takes a big mouthful of your nipple and areola (or "latches on"), begins to suck, and draws out your milk. When your baby has established a good latch, your nipple soreness is minimized and your little one gets the …

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The Toe Poke Blog

By Chris Wright<p>58 minutes ago<p>Richarlison got his Everton career off to a flyer at the weekend by scoring both goals in an entertaining 2-2 draw …

‘Such good parents’: Gay penguins adopt abandoned chick in Kent zoo after ‘inconsiderate’ father refuses to sit on it

Two male penguins are rearing a chick at a zoo in Kent after the egg was abandoned by its parents.<p>Humboldt penguins Jumbs and Kermit were given the …

Elephant calf’s vigil for mother: Five-month-old orphan stays by his dead parent

A baby elephant clings desperately to the body of his dead mother after finding himself all alone in the world at just five months old.<p>Shivering and …

How should parents support students at exam time?

University students are under intense pressure during exam time. Competition for graduate jobs remains high and both pressure from tutors, employers and family members can leave young people feeling overwhelmed.<p>But it's not just students themselves who feel the strain; so do those people who have …

5 Highly Unconventional Parenting Techniques, Explained

In his recent book, <i>Parentology: Everything You Wanted to Know About the Science of Raising Children but Were Too Exhausted to Ask</i>, sociologist Dalton Conley explains that his parenting style -- the opposite of "traditional" or "textbook" parenting -- is an improvisational method that relies on both …

Your Mom And Dad Have Nothing On These 13 Most Embarrassing Parents Of All Time

As far as life's embarrassing moments go, there are a million embarrassing moments between kids and their parents. Like that embarrassing moment when there's an unexpected, graphic, and unnecessarily drawn out sex scene during family movie night. Or when you accidentally send a text meant for your …

Take the Quiz: Which Country's Parenting Values Match Yours?

I know, I know I have quiz fatigue, too. (Not to mention bitterness over the results of 'Which Grease Pink Lady are you?'). But here's an online …

Did you know that 26.2 miles, the distance we run in a marathon, is a common distance pregnant women sometimes travel to reach emergency care? TAKE 2 actions this weekend by running 2 miles with Every Mother Counts using Charity Miles. Every mile can make a difference. Learn how: http://charitymiles.org/ #EVERY2

DIY Watermelon Buttons with Polymer Clay

I suppose I have moved on from Spring-themed crafts and moved right into Summer 🙂 And nothing screams Summer more than watermelon! Here is a …