Monthly Archives: March 2011

The Best Toys for 1 Year Old by Type

Baby’s first birthday is a momentous occasion – often more for Mom and Dad than it is for Baby themselves. Most babies have all kinds of toys from birth but a birthday is of course an occasion for anybody, whatever their age to get spoiled a little so chances are that the birthday boy or girl will get more than a few new toys. But how do you decide which toys are the best toys for 1 year olds? Here are few tips: Read more on The Best Toys for 1 Year Old by Type…

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Where Should You Turn for How To Potty Train a Toddler Advice?

Potty training a toddler is not easy. You may have seen books or articles out there that claim that you can “potty train a toddler in one day”. We would love to meet someone that has worked for, as everyone we know goes through weeks, sometimes months figuring out how to potty train a toddler and then putting that knowledge into action. It can be a frustrating business for parents but there are some ways to help make the whole process a little easier: Read more on Where Should You Turn for How To Potty Train a Toddler Advice?…

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Great Wall Decals for Kids Bedrooms that Are Affordable and Attractive

Decorating a kids room can be an awful lot of fun but it can be a long and expensive process to give them exactly what they want. Most kids like to have a theme of some kind in their rooms or at least something great looking on their walls. One of the most affordable and attractive alternatives to posters (which leave a mess of holes on the wall) or murals (which are expensive and a little too permanent) are wall decals for kids rooms.

Kids room wall decals can be used to decorate a newborn’s nursery or a teens personal space. Many of them are easy to remove as they are to apply, which means that when a kid tires of certain character they loved just a few months ago the wall decals can be easily swapped out. Here are just a few examples of great wall decals for kids rooms: Read more on Great Wall Decals for Kids Bedrooms that Are Affordable and Attractive…

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Great, Easy to Sew Patterns to Make Your Own Handmade Diaper Bags

Making your own handmade baby items can not only save you a great deal of money but mean that your child (and you) become the proud owners of some very unique baby items that may even end up as family keepsakes. There are patterns and ideas available in books and on the Internet for making all kinds of baby items – you can even make your own handmade diaper bags that are every bit as durable, functional and attractive as their store bought cousins. Here are just a few resources to get you started. Read more on Great, Easy to Sew Patterns to Make Your Own Handmade Diaper Bags…

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Baby Name Books to Help You Find Uncommon Boy Names

Fashion is ever changing and that is even true when it comes to baby’s name’s. What was considered all the rage fifty years ago can sound hopelessly old fashioned now.

In the first part of the 21st century the most popular boys names in the US include Jacob (influenced by certain movie maybe?) Michael, Ethan, Joshua, Daniel, Alexander, Anthony, William, Christopher and Matthew. All rather good, solid traditional names, nothing too unusual there. But what if you are looking for more uncommon boy names? Read more on Baby Name Books to Help You Find Uncommon Boy Names…

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Tips for Selling Baby Clothes Wholesale on Ebay

Ever wanted to give starting your own business a shot? Becoming an EBay seller might be just the thing for you. Millions of people make an extra income out of EBay sales, some even run lucrative full time businesses. And one of the most popular items you can sell on EBay are baby clothes.

The trick is of course finding a way to buy baby clothes wholesale at a reasonable enough price to actually be able to turn a profit when you resell them on Ebay. Ebay shoppers go to the site to score a bargain, so they are not in most cases going to be willing to pay “regular prices”. Read more on Tips for Selling Baby Clothes Wholesale on Ebay…

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Make Tummy Time More Entertaining with Baby Play Mats

Child experts always recommend that once they can hold their heads up (at around three or four months old) that babies get plenty of “tummy time”.  Apart from helping them get ready for more advanced activities like crawling many pediatricians believe that although these days is is recommended that babies be put to sleep on their backs for safety too much time lying on their backs could result in a flattening of the skull. Time spent on their tummies is also a good way to vary things enough so that that does not happen. Read more on Make Tummy Time More Entertaining with Baby Play Mats…

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Great Boys Games for Kids Too Young for Shoot Em Up Video Game Titles

These days it is the rare family household that does not contain at least one video gaming console, often even more. And while the older kids may have fun with games like Call of Duty and Grand Theft Auto these are not exactly titles that are advisable for the younger gamer to play.

Fortunately there are a lot of great boys games for kids (as well as games just for girls and then those that will appeal to both genders) available for all the major consoles. Here are just a few of them. Read more on Great Boys Games for Kids Too Young for Shoot Em Up Video Game Titles…

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Should You Buy Crochet Baby Hats or Make Your Own?

Crochet baby hats are usually rather inexpensive, do a great job of keeping Baby’s head warm and can be found on all different designs, colors and sizes. Here are just some of a parent’s choices when it comes to finding crochet baby hats: Read more on Should You Buy Crochet Baby Hats or Make Your Own?…

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Celebrate the Dora the Explorer Decade with a Great Dora Backpack

Did you know that Nick Jr’s intrepid adventurer Dora the Explorer has been on our TV screens for over a decade now? During that time millions of kids have enjoyed watching and participating in the adventures of 7 year old Dora Marquez (bet you never knew she had a last name did you?) and her friends Boots, Swiper and Backpack.

Speaking of Backpack, a Dora backpack has been a popular accessory for kids to take to school (or preschool and kindergarten) for as long as the show has been on our screens. Over the years more and more options have become available when it comes to buying a Dora backpack and now she even has company (or is that competition) in the form of backpacks featuring her cousin Diego. Here are a few examples of great Dora the Explorer backpacks that will make any Nick Jr fan smile: Read more on Celebrate the Dora the Explorer Decade with a Great Dora Backpack…

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