Parenting

Parenting tips from the Babywise Mom.

Mom, Dad, and Baby

The Parenting category on this blog covers the following topics:

Childcare and Daycare

Communication

Fatherhood 

Love Languages

Motherhood

Organizing Life  (also Efficient Mommy  and How I Do It Series Index

Pep Talks for Hard Times

Pregnancy 

Safety

Self Care

Working parents

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Parenting tips from the Babywise Mom. 

Reader Twins Questions

Tracy said… Hi Valerie! I have twin daughters that are 5 weeks old. We are really struggling with the evening nap and getting back to sleep after the middle of… View Post

Making Children Mind…Chores and Allowance

Should you have official “Chores”? What about an allowance? What are the benefits of making things official or not with chore and allowance? I don’t usually like to write about… View Post

Making Children Mind…Show Love

How you can make your children mind by showing them love. How love is a powerful discipline tool. Show your child love and you can have better obedience. In Making Children… View Post

Postpartum Survival Tips for New Moms

28 fantastic tips for moms who have had a baby. Get bathroom tips, nighttime feeding tips, tips for emotional health, tips to get things done, and more! McKenna is now… View Post

Index: Daycare

5 Tips for Using Family as Babysitters Babysitters Baby Whisperer: Daycare Tips Church Nursery/Daycare/Playcenter Daycare/Childcare and Babywise Managing Babywise with Daycare

Why You Need to Be Able to Problem Solve as a Parent

As a parent, you need to learn how to think. You need to learn how to problem solve. You need to understand WHY and not just HOW.  Chapter Five in… View Post

Index: Book Recommendations/Reviews

  BOOKS TO READ LISTS: 10 Great Winter Picture Books 15 Chapter Books for Girls 15 Must-Own Picture Books 20 Fantasy Books for Middle Readers 20 Quintessential Books for 6-8… View Post