The Best Parenting Books That You Need | MomMy friend had a colicky baby and her Doctor recommended she read this book, I bought it before my baby was born, and follow the tips in the book. I have no problem getting my baby to stop crying and sleep through the night. Too bad all pediatricians can't be like him" - Mary, mother of four, ages 18 years, 10 years, 21 months, 10 days. It gave me an easy to follow routine for Riley, my 6-month old. I never had to "sleep train" him - the advice in the book on Eating, Activity, and Sleep helped him get in a good habit; no crying it out! Her advice is amazing! Marc Weissbluth offers some excellent strategies and tips to help establish good sleep routines, and I credit him with restoring a big chunk of sanity to my life!
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20 Best Baby Books for the Ultimate Nursery Library
Some are traditional favorites. Others are modern classics. Many fall into classic board book categories, teaching shapes, colors, numbers, letters, and feelings. Animals, transportation, community, and nature are all popular themes, along with nerdy topics like quarks and chemistry. There are also more literary titles that include song lyrics, rhyming text, or characters that early readers will fall in love with. Add to Bag.
Every product is independently selected by obsessive editors. But until then, you can say literally any words that you want. But those are just the tip of the baby-book iceberg, and we wanted to know what else is out there, especially for the littlest of newborns whose eyesight is still developing. As always, each book comes recommended by at least two experts, but we included a few runners-up in each of the categories to round out the list. High-contrast books are best for the youngest babies who are still developing their eyesight and the ability to see color.
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Reading to your little one—even from a very young age—stimulates brain development and strengthens the parent-child bond. Reading helps babies develop language skills and make sense of the world around them.
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