Going back to school after a super summer vacation is no fun. But going back-to-school shopping? Now that's fun! What kid doesn't love picking out new backpacks, lunch boxes, notebooks, pens, crayons and more? We've rounded up some of our favorite back-to-school supplies, all available at Walmart. Shop them below.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
Strolling through the mall and browsing online for tween clothing can frustrate any parent, especially when you like something your kid doesn't or vice versa. Instead of getting swept up in an argument, check out these six brands that have everything you need to outfit your young teen in fashion-forward attire you both can agree on.
Babywearing. It's a practice that's been around for centuries, but today's parents have taken the act of hands-free carrying to a whole new level thanks to modern baby carriers. It's handy, and many would say even necessary gear for parents, but knowing where to begin can be overwhelming. Don't let the numerous choices scare you away from taking advantage of the benefits babywearing can offer.
Becoming a first-time parent can be pretty intimidating! Thankfully, with the right gear and a lifehack or two, you can make the experience a lot less stressful for yourself and your baby.
Homework can be a stressful affair for everyone involved. Juggling after-school activities, meal prep and housework, it often takes a village to get reading assignments, flashcards and worksheets completed at a decent hour. We've yet to find out how to make schoolwork magically disappear altogether, but we can tip parents off on how to make the situation more manageable. Here's how to create a quiet, supervised and streamlined area where kids can study at home.
Between the swollen ankles and that growing belly, pregnancy is no joke! Don't limit yourself to restricting pants and try these comfy maternity leggings instead.
Your little fashionista is going to be impressed with these oh-so-trendy pieces. No more guessing games, parents. We've rounded up our favorite wardrobe staples for cool-girl style.
Summer's almost over and it won't be long before it's time to head back to school. But why make your kids spend the last days of vacation in stores when you can do all of your shopping online at Target? Whether you're using Target School List Assist or picking out your own classroom essentials, we've rounded up our favorite Target school supplies that you can shop below.
Every mom-to-be needs a pregnancy pillow to help her sleep comfortably and soundly as her belly grows. Pregnancy pillows come in many different shapes and forms, but they're all designed to cradle your bump and provide maximum relaxation.
Winter can feel long and boring for kids and parents alike when the weather prevents outside play. But with these fun board games, there's no need for the winter blues—get the whole family laughing and learning with family game night.
You don't have to be a superstar to feel like one your whole pregnancy. Here are all the pieces you need to copy Jessica Alba's cute maternity outfit.
Making memories last is so important when you're a parent, and picking out the perfect camera to preserve each special moment can be a big task. Here are six of our favorite options for parents, from high-quality digital cameras to fun instant-film options.
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This practical, easy-to-use guide helps parents transform family life through the proven PBS process.
Waliszewski shows how to use teachable moments, evidence from research and pop culture, Scripture, questions, parental example, an...d a written family entertainment constitution to uphold biblical standards without damaging the parent-child relationship. read more
THE PRACTICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PREGNANCY & BABYCARE
The Gale Encyclopedia of Pregnancy and Childbirth
Books : Aromatherapy - The Pregnancy Book (Paperback)
This up-to-date guide addresses all the subjects you would expect to find in an authoritative book on pregnancy "plus" issues of s...pecial concern to the 60 to 80 percent of women who hold jobs during their pregnancies: - Is my workplace safe for my developing baby? When should I tell my employer that I am expecting? How can I handle the discomforts of pregnancy when I need to work? What laws will protect me when I take medical leave? The answers to these questions-and myriad others-can be found in the pages of this practical and reassuring book. Dr. Marjorie Greenfield draws from her experiences as an obstetrician and working mom, and from more than a hundred interviews with mothers ranging from factory workers to high-powered attorneys, to create a unique resource for working women. Dr. Greenfield includes checklists for multitasking working moms-to-be, helpful illustrations, stories and advice from experienced mothers, and information on everything from planning a pregnancy to balancing life after the baby is born. "The Working Woman's Pregnancy Book" is an invaluable expert resource that will inform, reassure, and empower any working woman throughout the miraculous journey of her pregnancy. read more
Now fully revised and updated to reflect the changing developments in obstetrics, "The New Well Pregnancy Book" is the best and mo...st comprehensive book available for expectant parents. Written by Mike Samuels, M.D, and Nancy Samuels, authors of the bestselling "Well Baby Book" and "Well Child Book, The New Well Pregnancy Book" covers the physical and emotional stages of pregnancy, labor, and delivery, including information on: * RELAXATION AND NATURAL CHILDBIRTH TECHNIQUES * THE MOTHER'S EXPERIENCE OF LABOR AND DELIVERY * CESAREAN SECTION, PREGNANCY IN WOMEN OVER 35, AND HIGH-RISK PREGNANCIES * BREASTFEEDING - HOW TO PREPARE AND HOW TO GET STARTED * FULL INFORMATION ON THE EFFECTS OF NUTRITION, EXERCISE, SEX, SMOKING, CAFFEINE, DRUGS, AND ENVIRONMENTAL SUBSTANCES DURING PREGNANCY "The New Well Pregnancy Book" also contains the latest information on the new prenatal tests and medical procedures, and the changing attitudes and preferences of new mothers, all in the down-to-earth, accessible style that the authors are known for. Their ultimate goal is to give parents a positive view of pregnancy and childbirth and help them experience the joys of this wonderful time. read more
Offers advice and information on pregnancy from conception to birth, including prenatal care, physical and emotional changes, brea...stfeeding, pain relief during labor, and exercise. read more
Provides guidelines for following a paleo liefstyle while pregnant, including tips on cravings and morning sickness, safe exercise...s for both before and after birth, and over one hundred recipes adhering to a paleo diet. read more
The Everything Pregnancy Nutrition Book: What To Eat To Ensure A Healthy Pregnancy
Perfect for moms to be, this book lets you record all the important details of your pregnancy with guided prompts, space for photo...s and stickers, and more. Filled with stylish designs and silhouettes, this book is sure to become a priceless keepsake. read more
Like the vast majority of For Dummies books, this one is supremely organized and indexed to help you find the answer to most any q...uestion, especially the embarrassing ones you may be reluctant to ask your doctor. read more
Work out what kind of birth you really want and learn how to maximise your chances of getting it in this refreshing warm and witty... guide to pregnancy birth and the early weeks. Packed with vital and cutting-edge information on everything from building the ultimate birth plan to your choices and rights in the birth room; from optimal cord clamping to seeding the microbiome; from the inside track on breastfeeding to woman-centred caesarean The Positive Birth Book shows you how to have the best possible birth regardless of whether you plan to have your baby in hospital in the birth centre at home or by elective caesarean. Find out how the environment you give birth in your mindset and your expectations can influence the kind of birth you have and be inspired by the voices of real women who tell you the truth about what giving birth really feels like. Challenging negativity and fear of childbirth and brimming with everything you need to know about labour birth and the early days of parenting The Positive Birth Book is the must-have birth book for women of the 21st century. read more
"Breastfeeding is natural, but it is not entirely instinctive for either mothers or babies. The Nursing Mother's Companion has bee...n among the best-selling books on breastfeeding for over 30 years, with over 1 million copies sold. It is respected and recommended by professionals, including The International Lactation Consultant Association, T. Berry Brazelton and The American Academy of Pediatrics, and is well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with all the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through the toddler years, or somewhere in between. This fully updated and revised edition provides information on topics such as: [bullet] Benefits of breastfeeding [bullet] How to cope with breastfeeding obstacles and challenges [bullet] Incorporating a nursing routine into working life [bullet] Treating postpartum headaches and nausea [bullet] Nutritional supplements to alleviate postpartum depression [bullet] Sharing a baby with baby (co-sleeping) and the risk of SIDS [bullet] Introducing solid foods [bullet] Expressing, storing, and feeding breast milk [bullet] Reviews of breast pumps Readers will also find Huggins's indispensable problem-solving "survival guides," set off by colored bands on the pages for quick reference, as well as appendices on determining baby's milk needs in the first six weeks and the safety of various drugs during breast-feeding. In addition, this edition opens with a new Foreword by Jessica Martin-Weber, creator of the very popular website The Leaky Boob and a new Preface by Kelly Bonata, creator of the go-to site KellyMom. These two much-loved authorities speak to the importance of owning an authoritative breastfeeding book that cuts through the jumble of opinions, information, and misinformation on the Web. Now more than ever, The Nursing Mother's Companion is the go-to guide every new mother shou read more
Pregnancy's Little Headaches: Before the Big Day!
Originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2013.
In the Nursing Mother's Companion 8th Edition Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with the information they need to over...come difficulties and nurse their babies successfully. read more
For Sale is a brand new version of The Rhetoric of Pregnancy by Marika Seigel and is ready for immediate shipment.
This is a book about pregnancy bed rest from a child's perspective. Kids ask a lot of questions, and this mom answers them with op...timism and excitement. She reassures her son that although things will be different for a little while, the two of them... read more
A Page-A-Day Countdown To The Birth Of Your Baby The average pregnancy lasts 280 days-and the suspense can be excruciating "The Pr...egnancy Countdown Book "counts down the biggest milestones every step of the way, with one page of helpful information for each day of your pregnancy. Here are tips from doctors and mothers, amusing anecdotes and quotes, and all of the uncensored details that other books won't tell you. The perfect gift for expecting moms of all ages, "The Pregnancy Countdown Book "is a delightfully irreverent look at the craziest nine months of your life. read more
Fibromyalgia and Pregnancy is Amanda Kimberley's third and latest book to the Fibro and Fabulous Series and discusses what every F...ibro Mom should know about pregnancy. It offers tips and tricks to help alleviate both Fibromyalgia and pregnancy symptoms th read more
Obstetrician Hope Ricciotti combines experience from her practice with insight from her pregnancies to give the best advice on how... to eat for two. She covers the latest nutritional information, including vitamins, iron, folic acid, and calcium, while letting you know which foods are risky, particularly the latest findings on mercury in fish. She gives tips on exercising, minimizing morning sickness, managing fatigue, and how to lose weight safely after the baby is born. Dr. Ricciotti's husband, chef Vincent Connelly, worked with her to create almost 150 delicious recipes that provide all the nutrients needed during pregnancy. The recipes are suited to each trimester and to a pregnant woman's changing palate. Included are chapters on nutrition when planning a pregnancy as well as advice and recipes for the nursing mother. A separate section on desserts anticipates a pregnant woman's cravings for sweets with recipes for delectable cookies and snacks. read more