Gift ideas for parents
Others say that parents should let their babies learn to comfort themselves by not immediately picking them up. Which should you do?
Two mothers and a paediatrician share their opinions on ParenThots.
SToP Second Guessing Yourself is pretty handy for the weekend mum or anyone who needs to care for a kid for more than 24 hours at a stretch. You’ll learn how to have a good playdate, how to pack for a short trip, why kids like to repeat things like 142 times, how not to get crazy by it and more.
Bonding With Your Bump goes through each trimester and lists how and what you can do to bond with your bump. It covers everything from exercise and food to antenatal and birthing options.
WITH all the distractions that children have today, it’s getting harder to get them to pick up a book. Three parents share how they encourage their children to read. NaNNY McPhee & The Big Bang has all the right ingredients to keep children and parents engaged for its entire running time of just over one hour and 45 minutes.
THE Dress Up Your Baby With Trudy & Teddy Contest is back. Parents have until Dec 31, 2010, to dress their child up in a Trudy & Teddy outfit and snap a photo.
For those who want to win an OEKO Glider Rocker, there’s the Win an OEKO Glider Contest. OEKO and ParenThots are offering two Glider Rockers. Just answer two objective questions and one subjective question.
Meanwhile, voting has begun for the 10 shortlisted entries of the ParenThots Carrie Junior Kids Funtime Photo Contest. To vote for your favourite, go to facebook.com/ parenthots.
PareNThoTS has some delightful eVouchers for parents.
This week’s eVouchers are from Fitness Concept, Ai Kids Station, www.kids.net.my, Discovery House, ENG Handmade Craft, Dish Deli, Gourmet Goo, Soda Kids, Safe Toys, Fusion Academy of Performing Arts Malaysia, Fit For 2 and Hammam.
Those who want the eVouchers, go to parenthots.com/vouchers.
For shops and companies that would like to participate in the eVoucher programme, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.