A tour of global practices that will inspire American parents to expand their horizons (and geographical borders) and learn that there’s more than one way to diaper a baby. Mei-Ling Hopgood, a first-time mom from suburban Michigan - now living in Buenos Aires - was shocked that Argentine parents allow their children to stay up until all hours of the night. Could there really be social and developmental advantages to this custom?
"Narration is not good"
Baby Jaimie is growing up so fast. To her parents, it feels like only yesterday that she was being fitted for her very first wheelchair. Now, Baby Jaimie is preparing for another first, her first day of school. Follow Baby Jaimie as she not only goes through the first day of kindergarten for Baby Jaimie, but also takes her through the steps leading up to the first day, i.e. going to the doctor for a check-up and immunization, getting a haircut, and shopping for new school clothes.
Ever since she met him, everyone thought Baby Jaimie's first crush was Derek. Derek even thought so. That's why he asked her first-grade teacher, Mrs. Smith if he could come visit her. The day of the visit didn't go as planned. While Derek was introducing himself a new student, Jack, entered the room and stole everyone's attention. Especially Baby Jaimie's. For that reason, Derek took an instant disliking to the new kid. Baby Jaimie is forced to choose between Derek and Jack, and she doesn't know what to do.
Baby Jaimie is in her first year of school. She has made many friends and learned many things. Now she will learn what it means to be a team player when she is in her very first play. Follow Baby Jaimie as she learns the lesson that there are no small parts, only small actors.
This is considered one of the first and most influential of British novels. It follows the life and times of Tom Jones, who is discovered as an abandoned baby in the home of a prosperous widower. He lives with his ill-tempered unmarried sister, Bridget; they are later joined by the obnoxious Captain Blifil, who marries Bridget, and then by their son, Master Blifil. As childhood segues into adulthood, Tom's affections for a playmate, Sophia, mature, and she seems to reciprocate. But life is never simple.