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We provide new parents with practical information to help preserve their sanity. Both moms and dads discuss common parenting concerns for their toddlers. With the help of our experts, parents get the superhero strength they need to tackle the world, and the next dirty diaper.

We provide new parents with practical information to help preserve their sanity. Both moms and dads discuss common parenting concerns for their toddlers. With the help of our experts, parents get the superhero strength they need to tackle the world, and the next dirty diaper.

Location:

San Diego, CA

Description:

We provide new parents with practical information to help preserve their sanity. Both moms and dads discuss common parenting concerns for their toddlers. With the help of our experts, parents get the superhero strength they need to tackle the world, and the next dirty diaper.

Language:

English


Episodes

Tummy Time for Infant Development

8/5/2020
Shortly after birth, babies must transform their weak muscles into fully functioning and responsive tools. Putting your baby on his tummy is one of the most important a parent can provide during this transition from womb to world. What are some great exercises to do during tummy time? What are some of the common problems parents face? And what do you do if your child just doesn't like it? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:12

Toddlers and Tantrums

7/29/2020
Temper tantrums are one of the most frustrating times during toddlerhood. So, why do little kids throw these bursts of rage in the first place? Are tantrums designed for the toddlers emotional benefit, or are they really just trying to get their parent's attention? Plus, what are some simple ways to diffuse a toddler ready to explode in a serious meltdown? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:37

Baby Names and Baby Name Remorse

7/22/2020
It's time to name your baby. The concept may seem simple, but many new parents put a lot of thought into the naming process. Do you follow family traditions? Are you looking for the most unique name so your child feels more special? And what do you do if you later decide to change your baby's name, possibly due to remorse? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:14

Water Safety: Lessons for Survival

7/15/2020
Whether you're at the neighborhood pool, or enjoying a relaxing day at the beach, water safety is a must. Today we're exploring some tips on how to keep your children safe when around water. Plus, we'll learn more about a great app designed to reduce crime and protect families in your community. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:39:35

Technology and Your Toddler

7/8/2020
Nowadays, most kids can navigate a tablet better than their parents. Is this a bad thing? With all this modern technology, how do we continue to provide a safe environment for our kids but still allow them to learn and have fun on our smartphones, tablets and all the other gadgets on the market? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:36

Fun Summer Activities for Kids

7/1/2020
Your kiddos may not be in school during the summer, but learning never stops. We've got some fun activities you can do at home to help keep your kids entertained, whether you're enjoying the sunshine outside and keep cool indoors. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:00

The Importance of Infant CPR

6/17/2020
As a parent, you try to protect your kids as much as possible. But accidents do happen, and when they happen it's important to be as prepared as possible. Learning infant CPR could save your child's life in an emergency situation. What exactly is infant CPR and how does it differ from adult CPR? We'll discuss specific examples of how and when to use this invaluable skill. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:58

Fathers Day Special- Ask Dad Anything!

6/17/2020
We all love dads, but sometimes moms don't always understand them. We asked our facebook fans what questions they had for dads everywhere, and we have a great all-dad panel that's prepared to answer them. Plus, our dads reflect on how their own fathers influenced them to become the dad they are today! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:20

Preparing for Your Pediatrician Appointments

6/10/2020
You've found a pediatrician, now comes the routine appointments. The average parent gets only 15 minutes of face time with their pediatrician, so how can you make the most of it? What preparation is needed prior to meeting with your doctor? What questions should you be asking to ensure the best care for your growing baby? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:32

Sunscreen Safety for Kids

6/3/2020
Summertime leads to lots of fun outdoors in the hot, summer sun. How do we protect the delicate skin of our little ones? How old does your child have to be to use sunscreen? What is SPF and what numbers really work best? Plus, are there eco-friendly alternatives that are better for your baby and the environment? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:22

Taking Your Child to the Emergency Room

5/27/2020
It's a situation most new parents dread... their first trip to the emergency room! What type of injuries require a trip to the emergency room as opposed to urgent care? How do emergency rooms operate and what can you expect to happen when you arrive? Plus, our check-list of crucial items to bring with you and important information the doctors will want to know. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:14

The Realities of Single Parenting

5/20/2020
The percentage of single parents is on the rise- whether by choice or due to unfortunate circumstances. What are some of the main challenges associated with being a single parent? What are some of the common misconceptions? And what type of impact does single parenting have on kids? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:39:55

Building Confidence in Your Kids

5/13/2020
One of the greatest gifts we can give our kids is confidence. Why is it important to raise confident children? What steps can you take to improve confidence in your kids whenever possible? And what's the main difference between self esteem and confidence? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:31

Attachment Parenting: The Basics

5/6/2020
Parents everywhere seek an emotional bond with their babies. For some, that bond is created through responsive parenting and physical contact, also known as attachment parenting. So, how exactly does attachment parenting work? What are the main principles? And how do you prevent your kids from becoming too attached in the future? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:42

Creating and Organizing Your Family Calendar

4/29/2020
Families today are busy, and the family calendar is typically the glue that holds everything together. There are lots of different apps to help you keep track of everything, so how do you determine which one is best for your family? Which apps are compatible with which devices? And what about the good ole' paper calendar? We have some great tips to keep your family on track! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:36

Baby Skin Conditions: All About Rashes

4/22/2020
If your baby breaks out with bumps on his skin, you may start to freak out a bit. Where did these bumps come from? What caused it? And is it serious? Today we're continuing our ongoing series focused on baby skin conditions with a closer look at rashes and how to treat them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:08

Sibling Fighting: How To Keep the Peace

4/15/2020
Fighting among your kids can really frustrating for parents. How do you know where to draw the line? What role should parents have during these disagreements? What are some of the positive and negative consequences of sibling rivalry that can sometimes lead to fights? Plus, we'll discuss some strategies to help you keep the peace! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:33

Making Baths Fun and Safe for Kids

4/8/2020
Bath time can be fun, but it can also be a scary place if you aren't taking precautions to help protect your child. Today, we'll explore some tips to help keep your kids safe, all while having fun and teaching them valuable lessons to help make them self-sufficient. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:39

Feeding Your Child: Picky Eaters

4/1/2020
It never fails. The food your toddler loved yesterday is now his worst enemy. Does this mean your child is "normal", or do you really have a picky eater? Why are some children pickier than others? What foods should your child be eating, and how much? And what are some practical tips for introducing new foods into your child's diet? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:58

The Dirty on Diapers

3/25/2020
For most parents, diapers are a necessity. We changed between 6-8 diapers every day for every child, which is quite an investment. So, what are your options? How do you choose what's best for your family? And what about baby wipes? Whether you prefer disposable, cloth or some sort of hybrid, we'll help you get to the bottom of this diaper dilemma. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:21