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|Posted on February 13, 2012 at 2:15 PM||comments (0)|
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|Posted on January 25, 2012 at 11:10 PM||comments (0)|
Is your toddler ready for Kindergarten? In Manhattan, a parent has a wide range of options - public/private or gifted and talented? So, you moved to a great neighborhood years ago assuming since you are zoned to the best schools, your child would get one? Not quite so, getting a Kindergarten spot involves a process, like everything ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 23, 2012 at 10:10 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted on January 17, 2012 at 1:45 PM||comments (0)|
With both parents working more and more hours, out of necessity rather than choice and with day care centres now offering 24/7 care for our children puts a lot of pressue on today's working parents. Forty percent of the American labor force now works some form of nonstandard hours, including evenings, nights, weekends and early mornings, according to Harriet B. Presser, a professor of sociology at the University of Maryland.
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|Posted on January 14, 2012 at 7:15 AM||comments (0)|
Dear Friends and Clients of Mom to Moms,
Happy New Year!!!
Nannies Newborn Care ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 13, 2011 at 12:35 PM||comments (4)|
My twins were born in London, in the United Kingdom. When I was pregnant and looking at Newborn Care, I found out I can hire a Qualified Maternity Nurse to care for my babies if I wanted to.
I did not hire a Maternity Nurse as I wanted to have a go on my own with my twins and when the twins were close ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 5, 2011 at 11:20 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted on December 5, 2011 at 3:45 PM||comments (0)|
Having come across news of a "New Survey Revealing Two-Thirds of Kindergarten Teachers Say: “Children Are Not Adequately Prepared for School”, we wanted to know more.
The survey, conducted with more than 500 kindergarten teachers across the country, reveals that America’s kindergarten teachers believe most young children are unprepared for school when they enter kindergarten, and veteran kindergarten teachers believe that this situation is deteriorating.
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|Posted on October 11, 2011 at 11:30 AM||comments (0)|
As parents we want to do the best by our children at all times and in every way possible, from ensuring they have a healthy diet and having them well rested to teaching them boundaries and to be respectful to others and grow up to be law abiding, well mannered and well adjusted citizens:)
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|Posted on May 17, 2011 at 5:15 PM||comments (0)|
Mom to Moms Advisor Llc is always on the look out for products or services that will empower parents and give them the tools to do the greatest job in the world - Parenting and we are thrilled to have interviewed Louise Heren, one of the authors of 'Nanny in a Book' . 'Nanny in a Book' is a practical companion to childcare that will help you with: setting up...Read Full Post »
|Posted on April 25, 2011 at 3:44 PM||comments (0)|
Being a Mom is hard. Being a stay at home Mom has its challenges as one could feel a tremendous sense of loneliness and isolation. All of a sudden, what I have been planning and wanting for years has happened. I am a Mom:) My twins were around six months old. Husband was working full time and we were living in a four-storey town house in London, in 2006. During the first 9 months of my twins lives, I hardly ever left the house during the day except for immunizations or medical ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 28, 2011 at 2:07 PM||comments (0)|
April 2008 in London, UK. Ryan and Joshua are now approaching the age to start eating more than milk:roll: I was at that time, known for my cooking skills with family and friends who loved their food spicy, spicy and spicy:) I knew nothing about baby food. However, as Ryan and Joshua were premature, I was told nutrition is very important in the first two years of their lives as the brain doubles in size....since being born at such a low birth weights of 2 and 3 lbs, th...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 15, 2011 at 7:19 PM||comments (0)|
My father, Srian was a fraternal twin whom was the first to be delivered at home in Colonial times in Sri Lanka. In my memory, I remember as a child that he was a disciplinarian to his kids, a best friend during my teenage years, an advocate in my University days, proud and equal as I landed a prestigious position within Investment Banking and 'leading by example' was his motto. Srian went on to become an athlete whose records are still unbeaten in 2011!:D However, he...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 8, 2011 at 1:15 PM||comments (0)|
Today, for most of us, being a parent, running a household, working full time leaves very little time for ourselves. Chris Whitwam is a father to twins and an older child living in the United Kingdom. Chris has a demanding career, passionate about diving and have dived in some of the most exotic locations in the world. In February 2011, his eldest daughter appeared...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 26, 2010 at 6:23 PM||comments (0)|
Your wife/partner has just given birth and you do not feel the euphoria you were told you would expect when you witnessed her giving birth or after a while of being a New Dad? Guess what dudes? It is ok to feel like that.
Depression and sadness is s...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 8, 2010 at 5:26 AM||comments (0)|
It is almost three months since the birth of my twin boys Ryan and Joshua. They were on four hourly formula feedings at 6 am, 10 am, 2 pm, 6 pm and 10 pm. At one point, I decided to amend the routine having taken tips from Gina Ford (http://www.contentedbaby.com/). I must mention I read several books from different authors inc...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 5, 2010 at 6:25 AM||comments (0)|
Our twin boys, Ryan and Joshua are now around 6 weeks old, born 8 weeks early, so real age being just 2 weeks. After two weeks of being at home with me and sharing the care for our sons, my husband has to return to work. We did not have any hired help organised, my mother was working, father has already passed away (2002) and Olaf's parents were both working and in...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 18, 2010 at 9:07 AM||comments (0)|
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So you've just given birth in the hospital and all the nurses are around making sure you and the baby are well. You spend 48 hours in the hospital (if you didn’t have a C-Section) during which your and your baby's needs are addressed. Then it's time to leave and your hands start to shake when you try to s...
|Posted on October 13, 2010 at 4:26 PM||comments (0)|
It is the 27th January 2006 and my twins sons are 6 weeks old and it is time for me to visit my OB, Dr Emeka Okaro (http://www.womenswellnesscentre.com/eokaro.htm) for my post-partum checkup. My sons were delivered by emergency C-section. At this time, Ryan and Joshua are on four hourly feedings. We make the appointment to fit in with the feeding schedule of the boys. As we did not have any paid help with ...Read Full Post »