Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up
 Article Directory   Author   Brooke Schuman
 

Brooke Schuman  RSS Feed

Published Articles:28
Total Article Views:4,521 (unique visitors)
(USA)Author

Brooke Schuman's Articles

Articles by: Brooke Schuman

Recent Articles

Watching What Your Children Watch on Telivision

This is sort of a little warning to you mothers out there, especially you mothers that work at home. You need to watch what your children watch on television. Fortunately the story I am about to tell .
(June 27, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family/Babies-Toddler | Visitors: 127

Co-ed Baby Showers

There is a new trend sweeping baby showers all over the United States and it's called a co-ed baby shower. Instead of the mother-to-be celebrating the new precious life that is about to come into ..
(March 07, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 156

Keeping A Pregnancy Journal

With the world as busy as it is, keeping a pregnancy journal to some may be just one more thing to do, one more thing that has to be added to a list of “To Do's" that is already too long. But ..
(February 26, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 148

Signs That You Might Be Pregnant

Wondering if you are pregnant? This can be a woman's dream or biggest fear depending on the situation. Such as, the age of the woman, (teenage pregnancy) and other factors such as your life ..
(February 26, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 236

How To Know When You Are In Labor

For first time mothers, labor can be a little scary. I was on bed rest and I watched A Baby Story on the TLC channel every day. Well despite what they show you on half hour TV shows, labor takes ..
(February 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 166

Lamaze

The Lamaze Method is a method used by the expecting mother who wants to go through natural child birth. This method teaches you how to relax and breath during the labor process. It also teaches ..
(February 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 178

Registering For Your Baby Shower

So your having a baby, and you just can't wait to go shopping for your little bundle of joy. If your friends are throwing you a baby shower then you get to go click happy with the baby registry gun. ..
(February 19, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 141

What To Eat During Your Third Trimester

Your baby is going to be here soon and is developing fast to ensure survival in the outside world. Your body is also preparing itself for breastfeeding. As well as your babies kidneys, lungs, and ..
(February 19, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 154

Becoming A Mother

Let's face it, babies don't come out of the birth canal with an instruction manual. But if they did life would be so much easier. You would know why your baby is screaming at 3 in the morning, ..
(February 18, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 176

Circumcision and Your Baby Boy

So you just found out that you are having a baby boy, Congratulations! So now comes the decision to have your baby circumcised, or to not. In today's society it is more likely then not to have a ..
(February 18, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 171

What To Take To The Hospital

When you are a first time mother, you don't know what to expect period. People tell you all about their personal experiences and this just tends to be more nerve wracking for you the expectant ..
(February 18, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 163

Placenta Previa

You are most likely reading this article thinking what is Placenta Previa? Well for those of you that have had placenta previa you know that it can be very scary. Let me share with you my story. ..
(February 18, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 382

Vitamins For Your Baby

It seems that everyone has a different opinion when it comes to giving vitamins to your baby. This decision has to come down to you the parent. Some Dr's will say that your baby doesn't need ..
(February 13, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 127

Feeding Formula With Love

We all know that breastfeeding can also be a bonding experience with your new baby. But what if you can't breastfeed? Or what if your career or life style doesn't allow you to breastfeed, so you ..
(February 11, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 136

Breastfeeding Your Baby

Breastfeeding your baby is not as easy as it looks; some moms try breastfeeding and have some sort of difficulty, and find that formula is easier. But here are some tips to hopefully help you out so ..
(February 05, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 150

Baby Sitting Saftey

Finding a baby sitter can be stressful. We love our kids so much that it can be very hard to trust another with our kids. So here are some safety tips that you can share with your baby sitter to ..
(February 05, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 148

Fear of Strangers

When my baby was a couple months old he was happy when anyone would hold him. Now that he is older he is more cautious about who he will let hold him. This is called Stranger Anxiety, and quite a few .
(January 23, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 136

Baby's Security Blankie

All of a sudden, one morning my son picked up one of his stuffed animals and it seems like he hasn't put it down since. This little frog comes with us everywhere. Just the three of us. So like many ..
(January 23, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 134

Keeping Your Baby Warm When Indoors

Since it seems like half the country right now is experiencing extremely cold weather, it is important to keep baby warm while inside. So instead of turning your heat way up and paying hundreds for ..
(January 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 128

Helping the Older Sibling Adapt to the New Baby

A new baby to an older sibling can be a nightmare and he/she can act out. The older sibling might feel less loved like they are not the favorite anymore, or feel lonely and jealous because the new ..
(January 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 172

Baby Care Tips For Your Newborn Baby

Before I was a mom I had never changed a diaper or had even held a newborn baby in my life. I never really was the babysitting type. I had no clue what I was doing, I needed some major help. So now ..
(January 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 173

Getting Baby To Sleep Through the Night

So you are having trouble getting your baby to sleep through the night. Well you are not the only parents that struggle with this. This is a common problem because baby has to be taught how to fall ..
(January 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 205

Eating Dirt

While my son was playing outside with the neighbor kids, and me right beside him talking to a neighbor, I look down and see my son put dirt in his mouth. ICKY!!! I said and we went inside to wash out .
(January 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 126

First Aid for Babies

Every parent should take a class on how to administer CPR, on a baby and on a child. You can find out where these classes are by visiting your local hospital, YMCA, or recreational center. Do this ..
(January 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 153

How To Make Homemade Baby Food

Why make your own homemade baby food? Well it may not be faster than opening a jar, but it has been proven healthier than the leading jarred baby food that sits on the shelf for months at a time. ..
(January 22, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 155