Itsy Bitsy Yoga

Author: Helen Garabedian
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439188750
Release Date: 2009-11-24
Genre: Family & Relationships

The ancient practice of yoga will help your baby sleep better, digest easier, be happier, and stay healthier. Start today. If you've been searching for an excellent way to bond with your baby and improve his or her health, Itsy Bitsy Yoga is the solution you've been looking for. Helen Garabedian, a certified instructor in yoga and infant massage, has developed over seventy yoga postures and thirty-five series for moms and dads to enjoy with their growing babies. You don't need any previous yoga experience. Learn the many benefits of yoga, posture by posture, in this accessible guide, with seventy beautiful black-and-white photos, at-a-glance reference charts, and memorable Itsy Bitsy Yoga rhymes. Yoga can help babies up to two years of age: sleep better get relief from gas pains and colic digest food easier stay healthier with a strong immune system receive neuromuscularm stimulation learn to relax The book also features seven Magic Poses that can soothe fussy, upset babies within minutes! So start enjoying more time with your happy yoga baby right now.

Itsy Bitsy Yoga

Author: Helen Garabedian
Publisher: Touchstone
ISBN: 0743243552
Release Date: 2004-05-04
Genre: Health & Fitness

The ancient practice of yoga will help your baby sleep better, digest easier, be happier, and stay healthier. Start today. If you've been searching for an excellent way to bond with your baby and improve his or her health, Itsy Bitsy Yoga is the solution you've been looking for. Helen Garabedian, a certified instructor in yoga and infant massage, has developed over seventy yoga postures and thirty-five series for moms and dads to enjoy with their growing babies. You don't need any previous yoga experience. Learn the many benefits of yoga, posture by posture, in this accessible guide, with seventy beautiful black-and-white photos, at-a-glance reference charts, and memorable Itsy Bitsy Yoga rhymes. Yoga can help babies up to two years of age: -sleep better -get relief from gas pains and colic -digest food easier -stay healthier with a strong immune system -receive neuromuscularm stimulation -learn to relax The book also features seven Magic Poses that can soothe fussy, upset babies within minutes! So start enjoying more time with your happy yoga baby right now.

Baby Om

Author: Laura Staton
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
ISBN: 9781466867604
Release Date: 2014-04-08
Genre: Family & Relationships

A dynamic yoga program for new mothers and their babies How does a new mother get back her shape without giving up precious time with her baby? In Baby Om, authors Laura Staton and Sarah Perron -- both dancers, yoga instructors, and moms themselves -- answer the new mother's need for a calming and rigorous way to align and strengthen her body while having fun with her baby. Based on their popular New York classes of the same name, Baby Om takes mothers through a yoga practice they can do with their infants -- anytime and anywhere. The techniques help new mothers enjoy the spiritual and physical benefits of yoga, allowing them to nurture themselves as well as their babies. This easy-to-use book includes: --Baby Om basics -- the practical information you need to get started --baby engagement -- how to play with and stimulate your baby during yoga --four step-by-step Baby Om classes -- each concentrating on a unique stage in your child's development The beautiful illustrations and photographs in Baby Om capture the intimate sharing between mother and child, and create a visual model for how to achieve the poses at home. Safe, effective, and easy to learn, Baby Om brings mother and baby together, ensuring the health and happiness of both.

Itsy Bitsy Yoga for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Author: Helen Garabedian
Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong
ISBN: 1600940080
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Family & Relationships

An illustrated guide to simple, health-enhancing yoga sequences for 2- to 5-year-olds, from the creator of the nationwide Itsy Bitsy Yoga franchise

Yoga Mom Buddha Baby

Author: Jyothi Larson
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 9780307493514
Release Date: 2008-12-10
Genre: Health & Fitness

S-T-R-E-T-C-H, STRENGTHEN, AND MEDITATE—WITH YOUR BABY Practicing yoga with your baby—as you hold your baby, have your baby next to you, or have your baby leaning against your thighs or atop your belly—is a wonderful way to add joy to your first year together. Popular yoga teacher Jyothi Larson shares the specially adapted yoga poses she has taught to hundreds of moms and their “Buddha babies,” her term for the happy and calm babies in her classes. Whether you are new to yoga or an experienced student, whatever shape you are in, you are in the perfect place to practice yoga. In this beautifully illustrated book with easy-to-follow instructions, Larson presents twenty routines that help you get back in shape faster as you bond with your baby. Included are: • prenatal yoga, with a focus on the last trimester • what to do after birth through the first six weeks, with special poses for women who have had C-sections • modified yoga poses that respect your changing post-pregnancy body and give all of yoga’s benefits—stretching, strengthening, and relaxing • fun yoga moves that encourage your baby’s natural flexibility and growth • breathing and relaxation exercises as well as partner postures and much more! Experience the joy of yoga while bonding with your baby. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Baby Massage The Calming Power of Touch

Author: Alan Heath
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780756654849
Release Date: 2009-01-06
Genre: Family & Relationships

Baby Massage offers parents and caretakers safe and easy-to-learn massage techniques that reinforce bonding and all-around wellbeing. Step-by-step pictures show simple methods to soothe fretful babies, help them to get to sleep, and ease the pain of common ailments such as colic, and teething. Massage has been proven to enhance babies' and toddlers' brain development, encouraging brighter, happier children--and this beautifully illustrated guidemakes it abundantly clear how easy it is to learn how.

Yoga Baby

Author: DeAnsin Goodson Parker
Publisher: Broadway
ISBN: 0767904052
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Family & Relationships

Outlines a series of exercises and other activities from the yoga tradition to share with infants from newborns to two-year-olds.

Developmental Baby Massage

Author: Peter Walker
Publisher: Fair Winds Press (MA)
ISBN: 9781592334834
Release Date: 2011-09-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Presents therapeutic touch and massage techniques for bonding with babies, improving circulation, promoting balance, and alleviating a variety of discomforts, including colic, poor digestion, and irritability.

Born Yogis

Author: Susie Arnett
Publisher: Rodale Books
ISBN: 1594862753
Release Date: 2005-11-05
Genre: Health & Fitness

Adorable photos of babies in yoga poses make this enchanting book a perfect baby shower present--and an inspired gift for yoga practitioners as well Babies are born little yogis and yoginis. At every stage in development, babies naturally curl and rest into a variety of asanas (poses) that would make a yoga student green with envy. In Born Yogis, 50 black-and-white photographs of babies demonstrating the asanas pair with inspirational quotations from classic yoga works. Each charming photograph by Doug Kim is accompanied by the baby’s name and age, along with a carefully selected passage from one of the classic yoga texts describing the pose and its benefits. Whether it is a 7-month-old baby doing the Bhujangasana (the "Cobra" pose) or a 36-month-old performing the Simhasana (the "Lion" pose), the new interpretations of an ancient practice in this beautifully designed book will charm and inspire yoga followers--and bring a smile to new parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, or anyone who loves babies.

A Handbook for Yogasana Teachers

Author: Mel Robin
Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.
ISBN: 9781587367083
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

An excellent resource for teachers and students of yogasana, medical professionals, and bodywork practitioners, A Handbook for Yogasana Teachers presents novel aspects of physiology and neuroscience as they apply to the practice of yoga. If you have ever wondered why we do yogasana as we do, you will likely find the answers within these pages.

The Happiest Baby on the Block Fully Revised and Updated Second Edition

Author: Harvey Karp
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 9780553393231
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Genre: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS

"A completely revised and updated second edition of one of the most popular and bestselling parenting books of all time, by America's favorite pediatrician, Dr. Harvey Karp. Harvey Karp, M.D. shares his groundbreaking approach to calming your new baby's crying and transforming your infant into the happiest baby on the block! His highly successful method is based on four revolutionary concepts: 1. Create the Fourth Trimester: How to re-create the womblike atmosphere your newborn baby still yearns for. 2. Find the Calming Reflex: An "off switch" all babies are born wtih, which quickly soothes fussing and crying. 3. Use the 5 S's: Five easy methods to turn on your baby's amazing calming reflex. 4. Apply the Cuddle Cure: How to combine the 5 S's to calm even colicky babies. THOROUGHLY REVISED SECOND EDITION"--

My Daddy is a Pretzel

Author: Baron Baptiste
Publisher: Barefoot Books
ISBN: 1841481513
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Sita says her mommy s a marine biologist. Sometimes, my daddy s a fish.

Baby Touch

Author: Wendy Kavanagh
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 0600613461
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Family & Relationships

Your infants and children can benefit from your giving them massage (and so can you). Research shows children who receive massage are more alert, gain weight faster, sleep more soundly, and suffer less anxiety. Choose from a 10-minute massage for a newborn to techniques for older children of any age, including a centuries-old Ayurveda massage from India especially designed for times when kids are overactive during the day or restless at bedtime. Photos and captions illustrate each move of a parent's hands and a baby's body. Soothing movements to the child's stomach can relieve colic, and other techniques can heal common ailments such as teething, earache, and congestion, as you make these loving touches a part of your child's daily routine.