The birth of a new baby in the family is always a happy thing and a just cause of celebration for parents all over the world. But this joyous news could have a different effect on the new baby’s older siblings- while everyone in the family is focused on the newborn for a while, older kids experience a change in their role that can be tough for them. Consequently, most children (especially when they are much older than their new sibling) can feel a bit envious of all the attention that a newborn is showered with. Continue reading “5 tips for preparing children for the arrival of a new sibling”
Don’t ever forget your baby’s first words. Record them so you can remember them when your child is all grown up. StepsLife will help you.
Mommy or Daddy? Which one was your baby’s first words? You will never forget those first words. It is one of the most special moments to remember in your baby’s life, and of course, in yours. Because those very first milestones are the ones that leave a trace. Continue reading “Your baby’s first words”
Childhood moves quickly. Saving the memories you share with your kids can be tough – but the reason we created StepsLife is that we want it to be easy to record the little, everyday moments. Continue reading “The power of messages to capture key moments”
If there’s one thing that children all over the world enjoy with equal enthusiasm, it’s a gripping, well-told tale. Research shows that reading stories out loud is not merely a fun exercise for children; it encourages the little ones to read more on their own, and also helps shape kids into well-read adults. Continue reading “Build memories by sharing stories”
If there’s one thing parents across borders have in common, it’s the incomparable need to capture as many photographs of their little ones as possible. Somehow, through their eyes, everyday activities like the kids brushing their teeth, playing with their toys, or even yawning, become absolute wonders that need to be frozen forever as snapshots. Continue reading “Why the rule of thirds can help you capture better photos of your kids at the big moments”
In the first days and weeks after your baby is born, family and friends will be clamoring to catch a glimpse of your bundle of joy. It’s natural to be welcoming, but you have to remember that this is a time for you to recuperate and bond with your baby. Entertaining people at home is the last thing you should have on your mind. Continue reading “8 Ways to manage those first month visitors”
Babies need a lot of things and the diaper bag is a mom’s tool belt when she’s on the go. You might want to bring all the comforts of the nursery with you, but, with the bag overflowing with everything but the crib, it can be difficult to find what you need. To pack smart, here are five things you need and five things you don’t. Continue reading “Unpacking the diaper bag – 5 Things you need and 5 you don’t”