Shannon Philpott

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching

Tips for Creating a Baby Growth Chart

baby growth chartPublished October 2014: Mom.Me

Tips for Creating a Baby Growth Chart
Document your baby’s first words, steps and daily milestones with a growth chart.

Article Excerpt:

It’s no secret that children grow like weeds when you least expect it. If your little one is sprouting up the growth chart or steadily gaining height, you won’t want to miss these milestones. Create a baby growth chart at home to document not only height and weight, but also the precious, creative moments that are happening daily.

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Creating a Morning Routine: New Mom 101

new mom routinePublished October 2014: Mom.Me

Creating a Morning Routine: New Mom 101
Schedule those morning kisses and cuddles without rushing.

Article Excerpt:

As a new mom, it can be overwhelming to juggle feedings and diaper changes for your infant with household responsibilities and family life. Don’t let the stress of your new responsibilities override the joy of cuddling and caring for your new baby. Instead, jump-start each morning with a structured routine that benefits both of you.

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