Parenting

A collection of posts sharing advice, guidance and thoughts on parenting on the Baby Budgeting blog.

How Legal Support Can Safeguard Your Family’s Future

When you consider how best to protect your family, what springs to mind? Perhaps it’s ensuring their health and safety, providing for their needs, or…

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Sleep Wellness and How to Improve It

As a children’s therapist (my day job!) I often encounter problems with sleep wellness. Sleep wellness is absolutely the key to a happy and well…

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Adjusting To Life With A Newborn Baby – Tips & Tricks

Welcoming a newborn is a momentous occasion filled with joy, excitement, and, let’s be honest, a bit of trepidation. Adjusting to life with a baby…

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Cord Blood Banking: Why Parents Should Consider It

This is a collaborative post with Cells4Life.     After a baby is born, the umbilical cord is typically discarded along with the blood it…

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The Power of Meditation: Mind-Body Connection in Healing

Meditation has been held in high esteem as a tool with a powerful effect on healing beyond just relaxation to uncover the secrets of the…

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Nature’s Footsteps: Following the Path to Healthy Child Development 

In a world where technology and urban living dominate, reconnecting with nature can be a transformative experience, especially for children. This article explores the multifaceted…

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Tips for Finding an Affordable Babysitter

Finding an affordable babysitter can be daunting and stressful, especially if you have multiple children to care for. With the demand for childcare increasing, locating…

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3 Unique Gift Ideas for New Moms

Finding the right gift for a new mother can be a major challenge. New mothers often receive many gifts from friends and family throughout the…

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Creating a Welcoming Space: Essential Items to Make a Foster Child Feel at Home

Welcoming a foster child into your home is a beautiful and transformative experience. As a foster carer, you have the power to create a warm…

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How To Instil Responsible Spending Habits In Children: Our Top Tips

Teaching responsible spending habits to children is a crucial aspect of preparing them for adulthood. Understanding money – how to earn it, save it, spend…

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5 Things They Don’t Teach Children In School That They Should

School is supposed to be a place that prepares children for what comes with adulthood. Unfortunately, most curricula neglect some fundamental areas that could help…

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6 Ways to Teach Your Children How to Be Emotionally Resilient

Emotional resilience plays an important role in one’s development as a healthy and happy adult. That’s why it’s so crucial that you help your children…

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Practical Financial Christening Gift Ideas

Christening, or baptism, is an important religious ceremony that children go through in Catholic or various Christian religions. It stands as a symbol for purification…

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How to Teach Your Kids Confidence and Not Arrogance

We all want our children to be confident in themselves, but there’s often a fine line between confidence and arrogance. On the surface, both of…

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Ways To Get Your Body Back After Pregnancy

Motherhood is one of life’s most enriching journeys, filled with its unique joys and challenges. One such challenge that many women face is the transformation…

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How A Chiropractor Can Relieve Pregnancy Pain

Pregnancy, often considered a time of joy and anticipation, can also bring with it a myriad of physical discomforts. As the body adjusts to nurture…

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What Books Do Parents Often Read To Their Children?

In the world of children’s literature, there is a galaxy of stories to explore. From whimsical tales of wonderlands to exciting chronicles of mischievous children…

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The Benefits of Having an Extra Set of Hands: Hiring a Nanny for Your Kid

These days, lots of people have to juggle their parenthood and tons of other duties on a daily basis. Still, when it comes to hiring…

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4 Reasons You and Your Spouse Should Go On a Babymoon

There’s so much going on in your life, and you’re starting to feel a bit overwhelmed as you’re 7 months pregnant! Your friend who just…

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Is it possible to get a mortgage on maternity leave?

Going on maternity leave is an exciting time for expectant parents; you’re getting closer to finally holding your newborn and will likely be purchasing some…

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