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How to wean a toddler from bottle feeding

Bottle feeding a baby is a time-consuming and stressful task. You must monitor your milk production, your baby's feeding schedule, and other factors. Once you start weaning your toddler from the bottle, it can be equally as stressful—but for very different reasons! Some mothers feel bad about denying their toddlers something they adore so much, while others worry that if a bottle isn't around at all times, their children won't get enough food or liquids. What if, then, I could prove to you that things don't have to be this way? That there are actually ways to help you through the process? Be consistent While consistency is important for all aspects of parenting, it's especially important when weaning a toddler from bottle feeding. While your child may be ready to make the transition, she might not want to let go of her beloved bottle—and that's okay! Be patient and don't give up hope if it takes your child a few days or weeks to adjust. The easiest

Cleaning 101: Tips to keep your home clean and tidy

I learned all my cleaning techniques from my mom.   She taught us, my three other sisters and I how to do house chores and inculcated to us that we should always keep our home clean and tidy. She is very meticulous when it comes to cleanliness, that’s why we call her the cleaning expert and her influence made me an OC too Here are several tips to keep your home clean and tidy. Put mats by the front and back doors to prevent dirt from being tracked in   Disinfect the telephone daily by swabbing it with cotton dip in alcohol   Sanitize doorknobs with an anti-germicidal spray or disinfectant sprays like Lysol.   Always straighten the shower curtain and keep the bathroom floor and all surfaces dry to prevent molds.   Immediately clean the stove after cooking.   Set a small box for remote controls in the living room.   Place magazines and newspapers on a magazine rack to avoid clutter.   Launder curtains at least twice a month   Vacuum carpets on a re