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If your baby has diarrhea (loose stools) give him/her sugar salt solution to drink.

Ensure a healthy baby by giving them a strong and healthy Immune system. A healthy gut is critical for expectant mothers so that the baby gets all the right bacteria.

1. Support the head and neck. 2. Keep baby’s face clear. 3. Protect baby’s hips. 4. Check for wear and tear. 5. Think safety first when out and about.

Take care of your baby's nails, make sure you cut them every two weeks. Kids like to put their fingers inside their mouths.

Sudo cream is a must have. It's thick to use as bum cream and does disappear with pee. It's so good, I use it on heat rash, mosquito bites, and even eczema. And 1 tub lasts 6 months.

During teething, hugs and extra mom comfort helps soothe and relax babies.

Always put bathtub toys in the bath to make bathing fun.

Don't use your hand to feel the temperature of the water for a baby bath. Use your elbow because it will give accurate temperature right for the baby's skin (recommended by child safety ).

Hi Mommies, zinc and castor oil works wonders to avoid nappy rash.

Every time you go out always have a bottle of water for you and your little one, mostly for drinking and washing hands if there isn't a place where you can wash.

Being a transparent parent towards your baby is the best care one can do to make the baby smile .

Babies skin is so sensitive we have to watch what we put on baby's skin and what they come in contact with to avoid skin rashes.

Always have someone to help you when having a new born. It can be very frustrating when doing it on your own.

Baby with eczema condition, bath the baby then moisturize the body soon as possible to avoid dry and itchiness.

clean the baby's eyes with damp cotton wool, each eye with its own cotton wool in case the other eye has infection, so that it won't affect the other. Also, use ear buds to clean baby's nose & ears.

It's good to bath your baby in the morning and at night so that he or she can be healthy .

A mother's love is the greatest thing in the world. Make sure that you make time to bond with your child, care for them and be the best that you can be.

You need to be a loving and caring mom, be there for your child every time.

Always make sure your baby is in a clean and safe environment.

Your baby's surroundings should always be, clean gems are everywhere and babies touch everything they want to

When your little one has a fever boil water use a clean towel and pour the water into a bowl wet the cloth and wipe the child till the fever goes down. The water mustn't warm so that you can't burn your little one.

Do not leave baby on cough or bed alone...

Don't leave your baby alone for too long she/he needs a lot of care because they're still little.

Immunization of children is essential for every child well-being. Please S.A mommy's let us immunize our children.

Do not give your baby rooibos tea even if it's written "junior", rooibos has herbs that reduce vital nutrition in the body and causes malnutrition in babies.

Hi moms, for dry skin and unknown pimples I use a mixture of Hammelsdruppel and vaseline. In 24 hours baby's skin is as good as new.

As a father I feel great to bath my daughter, change her nappy and make sure she's warm.

Always make sure that your baby is clean and you must give your baby healthy foods.

Always smile n clap or congratulate your child for doing something new, it motivates them and makes them happy.

We should care for our babies, always make sure the house is hygienic and be around the baby to help him and take a close look at him while exploring new things

Please moms make sure that you keep all the electronic and high temperature items away from your children to avoid burning.

Always wash your hands before feeding your baby. Bath him or her everyday and make sure the room is clean.

If you have more than 1 kid, for you as a parent, you have to make your kids take care of each other and adore each other a lot, you need to teach them to tell each other that they love one another and also need to hug and kiss each other everyday. I always teach my daughters that, they are one and the same thing and nothing can change that..

After bath time we used a hairdryer to dry the baby. This helped dry him instantly and the spots that's difficult and sensitive to dry like the inside of arms and knees. The sound of the hairdryer also made him fall asleep instantly!

Never skip your babies doctor's visit even if it's just for weighed, it is very important as the doctor/nurse might pick up irregularities and help both mommy and baby in time.

Always love your child even when he/she is disabled kids are something special.

I recommend Qhuma for baby when they're teething, a daily basis once a child is about 6+ months. Their teeth will just pop out without any diarrhea or flu experience until all of their teeth comes out.

I'm a very protective & over-caring mom to my son. Taking care of your child is the easiest thing to do. I really enjoy motherhood.

Babies skin is very sensitive you must be careful of what you apply on your babies skin.

Give unconditional love to our children.

Caring is loving.

I like to take care of my baby and to show her love.

Mommies, it's good to wipe your baby after eating and apply lotion for your baby to maintain smooth skin.

Love your child no matter what.

The best thing is to love my angel more than anything and sometimes being a single mother can cause some mothers to not care. My point is, the best thing is to love your child as you love your self.

Let your child explore everything through you, play with her, make feeding time fun and sing with her while listening to music plus talk to her and cuddle with her.

Hi, mums, we must always clean the bottles using water and clean brush, you must boil your bottles for hygiene and keep them in the fridge. When you are making food for your baby wash your hands.

Mom's let's be careful when it comes to who takes care of your baby when you are at work, I advise moms to look for a childminder home than taking an infant to creche.

Make sure you taking care of your baby while she's recovering if she has any injuries.

Hey I would like to share my story with you moms especially single moms. I'm a young single mum but I have developed a lot since I became a mother, as a mother you need to be strong because there's a lot of challenges and you will feel that you not providing enough and you will hustle and end up making wrong choices that will affect your baby. Lets make the right choices as moms.s

Don't ignore your baby give him or her your full attention.


Never substitute your time with your baby with material things, being there for them is very important and priceless.

Being a mum comes naturally. The best way to take care of your child is by listening to your inner voice and do not overthink your judgments.

Caring is the best thing you could ever give your little one, when you raise your little one with love and care they grow up knowing that's the best thing you could ever give anyone, I believe that caring brings out the best in little ones.

Every child is sensitive, so my advice to every mom, before we take our kids to daycare we must give them spoon of creche guard medication, and inside their bags put allergy medication for incase, this helps me a lot my child is no longer getting sick easily, thank you!!

Please don't use a perfumed product on your baby's skin because baby skin is sensitive

Dear parents, as a parent who once lost a child due to body shock and now is blessed with another whom I panic whenever they start to cry, I strongly advice that we mind our angels because they are very sensitive. Let's not be ignorant of any health hazard, for losing a child is a never healing wound always sore and ready to be touched by salt.

Baby's love much attention, so make sure to keep an eye on them when you busy doing the house hold jobs because they get jealous.

The best remedy for nappy rash is Sudocrem

It is always essential to keep your baby's hands clean. Wash his/her hands before or after food. To avoid germs that might cause diarrhea.

Use one product on your baby cause if you change you may cause skin problem for the baby.

Your child must feel safe around you, love and take care of him/her, you must provide security for your own child.

Hello mommies! Please make sure that you buy your baby a pillowcase, she/he must not sleep on the flat face because she may vomit and it will go straight to the nose. Make sure after every time you feed your baby you rub her back.

My baby Kuhle, she only uses vaseline blue seal because of her skin, so don't ever apply any perfume on your baby if he/she has any skin problems.

Moms let us take care by giving them love, for them, it's the best we can do regardless of other life challenges that we experience especially when our children are still young, loving them is the most important thing in their lives.

The baby must not wear too much warm clothes, the warmth he/she gets from you as a mom is enough.

A baby needs to be taken care of, our baby's must be our first priority.

Every child needs to be taken care because that is where the love of your child starts. It is every mothers responsibility to take care of their children.

It's good to make sure your baby looks good and healthy every time. Try to notice if your baby is sick and if there's a lack of something that needs to be boosted then make sure he or she gets it. Lets do it Momyz.

Hey beautiful moms. My tip is to keep a strong bond with your child by using each and every minutes talking, playing, singing, bathing your child and avoid junk food when feeding your baby. By doing all that will make it easier to notice if is not feeling well.

A baby can sense your mood if you wear an angry face, her/she also become sad, therefore make sure you always wear a smile in front of your baby to avoid affecting her. Transfer happiness to your baby by looking into her eyes and smile all the time.

It is important to cuddle your baby skin to skin. That helps to make the baby be strong and grow very well it is also a healing mechanism. When my baby is coming down with the flu. I usually hold her close to my chest and within a little time, her flu will subsidize.

A gentle full body massage now and then after a bath relaxes a baby and makes him sleep for a while longer than usual. # a happy child

Always massage your baby and when you are massaging please be gentle and babies enjoys massaging.

Try as much possible not to change their routine e.g feeding time, bath time and nap time, except for nappy change this keeps my baby calm all times.

Hi mom's please let's make sure that we keep our babies clean, safe, warm and well fed.

Parents let us make sure our babies do drink plenty of water and eat more fruits and vegetables, lastly let them get enough sleep.

Always have energy for your child, whether you tired from work or laundry etc. REMEMBER! to spare some energy for your bundle of joy.

Mom's please let us teach our babies love, do not shout at each other with hubby or anyone in front of them they can easily see or sense when there's tension and please mom try and not be angry with your child especially when you having emotional problems because you will find that they cry none stop simply because they sense the tension and we don't want our children to grow up with anger and hatred and busy shouting at other children at school lets teach them love and care for themselves

As a mommy you make sure he/she is happy all the time and he/she is eating healthy. Playing with toys, talk to him everyday and see the response.

I know we as mother's have a full routine, but what I do everyday for 15 minutes of my time, I always play with my baby. I tickle her and just play with her, only a few minutes of your time makes my baby girl see that I love her.

Before my baby sits or play. I always make sure I clean first and remove dangerous things.

In the morning make it a habit to sing for your child or play with them, if he is not in a good mood you will see by his actions.

It's important to care of our babies especially when they start crawling, they pick up anything/everything and eat it as soon as she/he crawls just follow them behind.

Loving your kids is the most important thing in life, by caring for the little from being in the womb till birth, means nothing but love to the child. Make sure you spend more time with your baby and know what he/she doing that you will be making her life and yours easy. This will make her a loving and caring child as she grows up. As parents actions are important, give yourself time to play with her and eat with her.

I am also taking care of my children and I take the old one to school and taking good care of the little one because as mother if you love them with both love you are not going to have a problem.

When bathing your baby add some toys to make bathing more fun for you and your baby.

Being a mom comes naturally. You actually do not need a manual to be a best mom. The love and care must first come within your heart, then the awesomeness starts appearing.

Mommy please attend promptly to baby when he/she cries. Earn your babies trust as this will give reassurance that everything will be okay. Our little beings are new to the world lets help them decide that it's a wonderful place to be!

Care for your baby and let him/her learn how to love and be clean all the time.

As a working mom try and make time to bond and talk with your child everyday. Tell her or him how much you love her or him and declare good things upon her or his life.

As a mother you need to take care of your children make sure they are healthy and clean at all times. if you go shopping for clothes remember and always remember that you got a child to buy clothes for and if u eat remember that your child needs to be full first before you. Mothers please put your child as your first priority in life, never ever neglect your child in any way. Thank you love your kids.

Giving birth to twins was exciting yet overwhelming and it was worth it. Everyday care is a learning curve it's something new everyday and unpredictable. Every minute its joy yet challenging.

I would like parents to know more about kids with club foot. Most parents don't know anything about it.

Taking out your baby makes him or her feel special, it gives a sign that you do take care of him or her and the happiness stays forever.

Afternoon moms let us please, never leave our babies unattended as they are more clever than we think.

If you want to have a healthy babe all the time please make sure you breastfeed her/him, also always try and play no matter how tired you they deserve love.

Always give baby lots of hugs, kisses and cuddles. My daughter loves it when I give a her a big hug. She always laughs when I rub my face on her tummy. Remember that babies need our love and affection more than we actually know. They sometimes don't know how to express it or ask for it so just give them love regardless how you feel.

There is only one thing that baby needs from their mothers, "love", let us love our children more than everything that the world could ever give.

Apply Vaseline or any brand of your choice on the outside their nose to avoid a blocked nose during bedtime only.

I always take a good care of my baby boy, breast feeding him, bathing him very well and make sure he's warm.

Care for your baby, love and protect her at all times. Play with her and be her best mom ever.

If your baby has sensitive skin (like mine), don't use fragranced products, it aggravates the skin. When it comes to specifically nappy rash, use CORN STARCH (such as Maizena) on the affected area just as it is, like you would baby powder. It dries it up within a few hours and by the following day, the rash would be gone. It worked wonders on my little girl.

Show him /her pure, gentle love

Always put your baby close to your chest for direct bonding and assuring your baby that you love and care for him/her. Let your baby feel your heart beat.

Always love and care for your baby

I believe that motherhood is friendship so we have to kewp them happy all the time and make them feel special.

Wash and boil baby's feeding cups/bottles for total hygienic inside out.

Caring is the most important thing especially of our babies.

Always make sure you keep your baby warm and hydrated this winter .

Teach your children to love themselves so only the best will come out from their bodies and minds

Make time to spend with your child - it is important to always have a good relationship with your child.

Make sure you feed your baby so that he/she can grow and stay healthy - you have to take care of your baby all the times.

Everyone cares but caring for a baby comes naturally when you're a mom

I love her taking care of her making sure that she

Playing with your baby brings happiness and makes him or her to know your voice

Make sure that your baby always in good health

Massaging your baby is a good bonding method, and is also great to do when they are a bit restless.

Every time after changing your baby's nappy wash your hands or if you away from home make sure you have a hand sanitizer everywhere you go. Take care of your baby in everyway

Love your child.

Life is too short. The little moment you get with your children, use it to show them how much you love them. Telling them "I love you" gives them more confidence to know you have their back

Soothe painful gums with a cold washcloth, spoon or cold teething ring.

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