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FAQ - The Giving Up the Soother Edition

Babies FAQ Parenting

FAQ - The Giving Up the Soother Edition

Some people say that the easiest way to give something up, is to never start it in the first place. But I would argue, that sometimes there is a very compelling reason to start using a soother, or pacifier. My son was born prematurely, and using the soother was helpful in his development of the sucking reflex. For others, it may be the best tool for helping baby settle down. Sucking is the way a baby soothes. If a soother is not used, baby could self-soothe by using their thumb, which can be a lot harder habit to quit. It...

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FAQ - The Losing Baby Teeth Edition

FAQ Parenting

FAQ - The Losing Baby Teeth Edition

We've answered some good questions about baby teething, but what about when your child is ready to lose those baby teeth? What can you expect and when can you expect it? We answer some common questions here: Q: When will my child start losing her baby teeth?A: Children can start losing their baby teeth anywhere between age 4 and 7. Typically, if your child got their baby teeth early, they will lose them early. If they got their baby teeth later, they may lose them later. Baby teeth start getting lose because the permanent tooth is starting to come in, although...

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FAQ - The Bath Time Edition

Babies FAQ Health Parenting

FAQ - The Bath Time Edition

As we bring baby home for the first time, we come home with advice on how to give sponge baths and how to care for baby's belly button. But then what? Here are some common questions we get about bathing baby to kids, and our answers! Q: How often should my child have a bath? A: Your baby only needs a bath about three days a week, and in between you can clean baby's hands and face with a wet cloth. Your toddler and older child might need a bath more often depending on their activities. Just keep in mind that...

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FAQ - The Putty Edition

Birthday FAQ Play

FAQ - The Putty Edition

Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty has only been available at Kids Trading Company for about half a year, but in that time we have realized just how great and popular of a toy it is! We also get lots of questions from parents who aren't familiar with it yet. So we gathered up a few of the most common ones and answered them below! Q: It looks cool, but what am do you do with it?A: Play with it! Squeezing and shaping the putty is totally relaxing and stress relieving. It gives your hands something to do while your mind gets...

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FAQ - The Balance Bike Edition

FAQ Parenting

FAQ - The Balance Bike Edition

Curious about balance bikes? At Kids Trading Company we can special order your Kinderfeets balance bike, and since we've gotten lots of questions from our customers, like what ages is it for, what are the benefits and why no pedals, we decided to answer some of the most frequently asked questions here so that you can see if a Kinderfeets bike is right for your child: Q: How do you use the Kinderfeets balance bike?A: Learning to ride is very intuitive. Sitting on the Kinderfeets, kids first walk the bike forward. As they go faster, they stride with feet off the ground for longer...

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