8 Best & Worst Teething Remedies

Baby Sleep, Mom Stuff

Whenever I mention that my daughter is teething, almost every parent I’ve ever talked to raises their eyebrows and shoots me their best expression of sympathy. It would seem that teething is one of those dreaded experiences that all parents get to go through with their children in varying degrees of unpleasantness. Still, the general […]

February 12, 2019

5 Important Facts About Your Postpartum Hormones

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Everyone knows that a woman’s hormones go through some big changes during pregnancy. Hormones are at the root of all of our lovely pregnancy symptoms, and most women look forward to being rid of them when the baby is born. Unfortunately, the birth of the baby is only the first step in a cascade of […]

January 29, 2019

Getting Your Body Back After Baby – Part 2 (How to do it)

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In last week’s blog, I talked about setting realistic expectations for yourself and understanding that there may be some things about the postpartum period that are simply unavoidable. Now that you know what you can’t control, let’s talk about what you can control! No matter what happened during your pregnancy and labor, you can certainly […]

January 22, 2019

9 Popular Baby Toys Reviewed

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With so many toys on the market now, it’s hard to know which ones your child will like best. There are also other things to consider, like how obnoxious the toy will be in your home. These are some of our favorites, and a couple not-so-favorites.  Tiny Garden Sweet Sounds Bunny –  This has been […]

December 11, 2018

8 Tips for Traveling With Baby

Baby Sleep, Mom Stuff

Traveling with a baby can be disruptive to their sleep. It can be a stressful time for everyone involved and chances are, you’ll plan and worry and fret about every little detail. There’s also a good chance that your baby will surprise you and the trip will go much smoother than you thought. There are […]

November 30, 2018

8 Steps for Creating a Bedtime Routine

Baby Sleep

Establishing a bedtime routine is an excellent way of giving solid sleep cues that help your baby mentally prepare for their “long sleep”. It is also a lovely way to bond with your baby and get those extra cuddles in! This “wind down” period should be no longer than 30 minutes. Do the same steps […]

November 27, 2018

6 Ways to Help Your Sick Baby

Baby Sleep, Mom Stuff, Newborns, Pregnancy

Sickness is very disruptive to your little one’s sleep patterns and mood throughout the day. Although we hate to think about our babies getting sick, it’s unfortunately just one of those inevitable parts of life. Of course, if your baby is very sick, has a fever, etc, you should consult your doctor. The information provided […]

November 20, 2018