LittleBabyGear’s Blog

Scientific Research:

Postpartum Depression – Risk Factors, Symptoms & Effects (Overview Of Recent Studies)
There are lots of new studies on postpartum depression and its effects on mother and baby. See the newest findings and find out how postpartum depression differs from baby blues.

Autism vs Asperger Syndrome – Differences In Children’s Behavior & Functioning
In this article I focus on autistic disorder and Asperger syndrome. How do they differ in symptoms and how they affect child’s behavior? What are the early signs of autism?

Smoking During Pregnancy – Short-Term & Long-Term Effects
Effects of smoking during pregnancy are a very popular topic for scientific studies. The results are clear: it causes numerous health problems, both for the child and the mother.

Singing To Baby – How Does It Affect The Relationship Between Mother And Baby?
It turns out that singing to baby has a lot of positive effects – not only for baby’s cognitive skills, but also for baby-mother relationship. See the current studies outcomes.

Keeping Mother And Baby Together After Childbirth – Positive Effects Of Skin-To-Skin Contact
Uninterrupted skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby right after childbirth is recommended by WHO and UNICEF. How does it affect mom and baby health? Are there any contraindications?

Is The Firstborn Always Jealous Of The New Baby?
Arrival of the new baby changes the firstborn world. Read what psychological studies say about firstborn reaction to sibling and learn how to deal with child’s jealousy.

Mommy-Baby Bond: Building Attachment Through Oxytocin and Dopamine
Did you know that oxytocin is called “the cuddle hormone” and that it stimulates dopamine? Find out what is the relationship between oxytocin and dopamine and how they both affect mother-baby bonding.

C-Section – What Are The Benefits & Risks For Mother And Baby?
Find out what is the good and bad side of cesarean section – according to scientists and current research! Is C-section a better method of delivery than a vaginal birth?

Pregnancy & Disorders: Influence Of Obesity And Diabetes On You And Your Baby
Obesity and diabetes (both before and during the pregnancy) may have a big influence on the new mom’s and her newborn baby’s health. See the results of new research.

Tips For Parents:

All You Need To Know Before You Start Running With Special Needs Child
In this article I talk about running with special needs child – how to start, what equipment is needed and what are the benefits.

Side-by-side Double Stroller vs Tandem Double Stroller – Tips By Mom Of Twins
What stroller type is better for two babies: side by side or tandem? Find out what are the benefits and disadvantages of both types and choose a model that suits your style!

Which Items For Newborn Twins Are Really Useful & Necessary?
Which gadgets are truly “must-have” and will make your life easier and which products you can skip? Having twins don’t mean that you have to buy twice as much baby gear and spend a fortune!

Boba Wrap vs Baby K’tan Carrier – Which One Is Better?
Detailed comparison of two most popular baby wrap carriers. Which one is better and which one is easier to use for babywearing beginner? This article will give you the answers and help you to decide which wrap is best for you and your baby.

Baby swing vs baby rocker vs baby bouncer – Which one is best for your baby?
In this article you will find out what are the differences between baby swings, rockers and bouncers. Each of these devices has its own benefits and drawbacks. Choose the right one for your baby!

Do you need a carrier for your toddler?
Is there a good carrier for a 30-pound child? What are the benefits of using toddler carrier? When should you stop babywearing? My article will give you answers to these and many more questions.

Stroller Maintenance & Cleaning – How To Keep Your Stroller In Good Condition
There are a few simple tricks that will help you to keep your stroller in good conditions. If you will properly take care of it, it will serve you for years!

New Strollers For 2019 – Quick Preview Of Strollers Coming Out Soon
Here is my list of new strollers that hit the market in 2019. Find out what top baby brands have prepared for parents this year and which buggies are worth waiting for.

Big kid stroller – what is it and why would parents need it?
Are you looking for a stroller for 60-pound child? Your 5-year-old still like to ride in a stroller sometimes? Or maybe you have a big child with medical conditions and you need a stroller that will serve you longer than a regular model? Don’t worry – this article will give you all information you may need about big kid strollers.

What is the best lightweight stroller for travel with baby?
If you’re going on a trip (by plane or by car) with your baby, you should read this article. Having good and portable lightweight stroller may be a game changer. There are buggies that you can even take as carry on!

72 Best Christmas Gift Ideas For Baby (2018) + BONUS
Are you wondering how to choose a gift for 6-month-old baby or a 3-year-old toddler that would please the child and parents? My list includes the best gift ideas for Christmas – that won’t cost you an arm and a leg! 🙂

2018 Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals For Baby Stuff (Strollers, Carriers, Toys & More!)
Best promotions and discounts for baby strollers, carriers, toys, accessories and many more! Check my list of top Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales.

Nutrition for toddlers. What can 1-year-old child eat?
Are you wondering what type of food you can include to your toddler diet? In this article I talk about products that 1-year-old can and can’t eat.

10 Baby Products Parents CAN Live Without
Is a high chair and wipe warmer really a must-have for first time parents? What items of baby gear you should skip and save you money on?

How to choose the right baby stroller – Buying guide
Most comprehensive and detailed stroller buying guide you will ever find! Find out what types of stroller are currently on the market and pick the right one for you and your little one.

Buying the first stroller – TOP 8 advices
Are you expecting your first baby and wondering what features your stroller should have? Read this article and avoid first-time parents common mistakes.

About Me - Zooey BarnettHello Moms! I am Zooey. I am a wife and a mother of three amazing kids: almost 5-year-old Haley and 2-year-old twins Jesse and Matthew. I am a jogger, cooker and blogger.

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