Crying It Out: What Moms Think

Last update on Feb. 15, 2017.

Crying It Out: What Moms Think

As a mom, you quickly figure out lots of ways to soothe a crying baby. Whether it’s cuddling her close and rocking together in a quiet room or singing a lullaby while walking around the house, you can usually find a technique that works.

But what happens when it doesn’t? Once in a ...

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New Year’s Resolution: Baby Sleep Training & Your Baby’s Internal Clock

Last update on Feb. 1, 2017.

New Year’s Resolution: Baby Sleep Training & Your Baby’s Internal Clock

You know you’re living the #MomLife if you rang in the New Year by changing a dirty diaper while wearing a shirt with spit-up on it and trying to soothe your cranky baby to sleep thanks to your neighbors who launched fireworks at midnight.

A new year means a fresh start and the chance ...

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Safe Baby Bath Temperature

Last update on Jan. 18, 2017.

Safe Baby Bath Temperature

Most babies love (I mean really love!) bath time. But even though bath time can be fun, there are serious safety tips to follow to avoid accidents. In this article, part of our National Bath Safety Month series, we’ll cover the importance of safe bath temperatures for your baby.

Since babies can be scalded ...

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National Bath Safety Month: Safe Bathing for Baby

Last update on Jan. 5, 2017.

National Bath Safety Month: Safe Bathing for Baby

  • January is National Bath Safety Month, and was established to help spread awareness about possible risks associated with bath time. While baths can be relaxing and fun for your little one, there are plenty of hazards in the bathroom which can make it one of the most dangerous rooms in your house. That’s why ...

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New Parenting Tips and Baby Advice

Last update on Dec. 21, 2016.

New Parenting Tips and Baby Advice

From the moment you find out you’re expecting, you embark on one of the most exciting journeys in your life – parenthood! And as soon as you announce your pregnancy, you’ll find that everyone has plenty of advice for new parents and they’re happy to share it. 

I remember hearing more than enough ...

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Surviving The Night with Baby

Last update on Dec. 8, 2016.

Surviving The Night with Baby

One of the toughest aspects of being a new parent is surviving long nights with a newborn. Sleep deprivation tends to be an overarching challenge that can cause tension, frustration and stress for any family. One of the best things you can do is adjust your nighttime mindset and set realistic expectations.

First of all ...

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6 Tips for Soothing a Fussy Baby

Last update on Nov. 30, 2016.

6 Tips for Soothing a Fussy Baby

Babies cry a lot. They’re notoriously famous for it. And despite our best efforts to handle a crying baby calmly and matter-of-factly, a crying baby can unnerve even the coolest, most experienced parents.

Studies have shown that we all react to a baby’s cry, even adults who aren’t parents. Researchers believe that ...

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Newborn Essentials for Mealtime

Last update on Nov. 10, 2016.

Newborn Essentials for Mealtime

Mealtime essentials for a newborn can be easy, especially if you breastfeed. You just need yourself and a hungry baby. Check! Check! And thank goodness for that.

 As a new mom recovering from a c-section with a tiny baby fresh out of the NICU, I was overwhelmed with all things motherhood.  My brain was in ...

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New Mom 101 – Behavioral Milestones

Last update on Oct. 26, 2016.

New Mom 101 – Behavioral Milestones

Behavioral Milestones: The Fun Stuff

As a new parent, lots of exciting milestones lie ahead: baby’s first smile, her first real laugh and that wobbly first step.  Your seemingly fragile newborn will be bouncing around like a chatty acrobat before you know it.  When can you expect all of these fun behavioral milestones to ...

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Soothing Your Baby with Sound

Last update on Oct. 13, 2016.

Soothing Your Baby with Sound

As a mom, you are equipped with all sorts of awesome instinctive tools for soothing a fussy baby.  Did you know your voice alone is extremely comforting for your baby? If you think about it, your little peanut has been listening to your voice long before she arrived. She started hearing your voice from the ...

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