The Wren Eleanor Controversy: A Mother’s Perspective

The Wren Eleanor Controversy: A Mother’s Perspective

The goal of social media as a medium for fast and valuable interaction between people has apparently shifted in the recent years. More and more “common” people have experienced massive popularity and unimaginable profit from posting pictures and videos from their daily activities. One such instance for a seemingly easy and harmless way to generate…

When Can Kids Eat Popcorn? A List of Foods to Avoid and a Safe Alternative

When Can Kids Eat Popcorn? A List of Foods to Avoid and a Safe Alternative

My son tried popcorn for the first time at around age 5 even though the recommended age for kids eating popcorn is 4. I’m pretty damn scared to give him popcorn, so any popcorn he has is outside of the house. The reason is simple: I experienced food choking first hand when my daughter chocked…

Crib Wedge Safety: Everything Parents Need to Know About This Baby Sleeping Positioner

Crib Wedge Safety: Everything Parents Need to Know About This Baby Sleeping Positioner

With all the buzz going on about crib wedges, it’s no wonder parents are expressing their concern over the safety. In this blog, I’ll be discussing what a crib wedge is, whether they are safe, their benefits and risks, proper use, top brands as well as some general advice. What Is a Crib Wedge? Crib…

How to Clean Bath Toys – 5 Easy Toy-Cleaning Solutions

How to Clean Bath Toys – 5 Easy Toy-Cleaning Solutions

Remember those rubber duckies and squirting toys all of us had when we were kids? Unfortunately they are still being produced and popular these days, while being a major mold builder. Keep reading to learn all the ways on how to clean bath toys. Why Is It Important To Clean Bath Toys? Cleaning bath toys…

Everything Parents Need to Know About Their Kids’ Teeth: Types of Teeth, Losing First Tooth, Proper Brushing and More

Everything Parents Need to Know About Their Kids’ Teeth: Types of Teeth, Losing First Tooth, Proper Brushing and More

Being born outside of the US, I’m familiar firsthand with the vast differences between teeth habits, health and treatment options in the US and abroad. So, taking a good care for my kids teeth is top of mind. Below I gathered a few questions that I see get asked a lot and I provided answer…

When Can Kids Have Fruit Snacks? Age, Nutrition Hazards and Benefits of Fruit Snacks

When Can Kids Have Fruit Snacks? Age, Nutrition Hazards and Benefits of Fruit Snacks

Talking about hazard… My kid choked on a defrosted mango piece… The scariest moment of my life! But besides actual safety hazards, there’s more. In this article, we’ll first define what is considered a fruit snack, whether they are healthy to eat, when kids can eat them, hazards and benefits and consuming frequency. So, let’s…