Baby Planning Tips

baby planning

Are you pregnant or thinking about having children? There is much to consider before deciding to start a family. Here you will find the essential tips for baby planning and preparation. Read, for example about insurances, budget, parenting, childproofing, pets and how to choose names for your baby.

How to Choose Baby Name

How to Choose Baby Name

The names we are given by our parents are maybe our most precious gift. The inspiration for baby names can come from many different sources. They can be family related or indeed very unique and almost made up. Most surely, when a newborn child comes to the world you will certainly have made a choice or have tons of names on your list.

Parenting Preparation

Parenting Preparation

Having a child is one of the most beautiful happenings in life. You will be nurturing and bringing up a whole new little person. Does this sound stressing? It sure can be. However, there are many ways to prepare for parenting.

How to be a Great Dad

How to be a Great Dad

Here are some practical tips in how to be a good father. Perhaps it is the first time that you are becoming a dad and you have no idea how to raise a child. Maybe you will think about how your own parents raised you and how it was when you were a child. Should you be the same or behave otherwise?

Pets and a New Baby

Pets and a New Baby

Is the family dog a danger to your newborn baby? Will the cat provoke allergic reaction? The thoughts are many when you first bring home your newborn baby from the hospital. By being careful and having planned on beforehand you can avoid many traps when introducing a new baby to the family pet.

Baby Registry Guide

Baby Registry Guide

Having a baby requires a lot of planning. There are a zillion things you will need and it will be hard to know what to get your baby if it might be your first. This is where the baby registry comes in. A quick and handy guide that will help you as parents to fix everything in time and even after the baby is born.

Baby Nursery Checklist

Baby Nursery Checklist

It is not free to fix a nursery room for a baby, but it doesn’t need to cost a fortune. A baby doesn’t need expensive things and for that matter does not even care about it. With a little creativity you can create a beautiful room that is perfect for your baby.

Adopting a Baby

Adopting a Baby

A baby is a ray of sunshine. If you want children, but might not be able to physically have them, adopting is a good option. Besides having a child of your own, you will also provide a new home for someone who might have a bad fate. There are so many children in the world who don’t have a family and need a new home; one way to give a child without parents a home is to adopt one.

How to Budget for a Baby

How to Budget for a Baby

When your family starts to grow it is always useful to be able to save money both here and there. Unexpected things may occur and you always need to have some money set aside for various expenses. When having a baby, all the things that need to be bought are costly and making a baby budget on beforehand will help you in not wasting any money.

Working or Stay-at-Home?

Working or Stay-at-Home?

With a baby at home, you naturally think about your career. Should you stay-at-home or keep working? There are pro’s and con’s to both sides and the most important thing is that you have to do what you really want. The economic situation is certainly a major factor as well, but when planned well, even this obstacle might be overcome.

Baby Health Insurance

Baby Health Insurance

When you have a small baby it’s important for both you and your child to have insurance. What should you think about when you want to insure your baby? All baby insurances shall cover for both illness and accidents 24/7. But also cover most diseases, especially congenital ones (like blindness). If not, choose any other baby insurance.

Having Another Baby

Having Another Baby

Getting pregnant again is fun but also a big change. Firstly, you will once again go through the whole pregnancy process, your stomach will become increasingly larger, your mood will change and you become hungrier for sweets. On top of this, you already have a child to look after and keeping the balance between taking care of the child and being pregnant/having another baby is essential.

Baby Shower Ideas

Baby Shower Ideas

A baby shower – the same implies a simple bath for the baby but instead it is one of the most delightful parties. At this welcome party you celebrate the baby and the parents to show friendship and love.

Childproofing Checklist

Childproofing Checklist

A child is curious and likes to explore. All the rooms in the house are its playground – and that includes corners, doors, wires and electric plugs. Here is an extensive childproofing checklist that will ensure that your child will be safer at home.