Getting a Healthy Kick with Kale

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Getting a Healthy Kick with Kale

If we had to pick a food celebrity for 2015, I would say Kale is champ. As you’ve probably noticed, it’s now front-and-center in the veggie aisle alongside its famous relative, spinach.

Why is kale such a super food? How do you incorporate it into your diet and your baby’s diet? Let ...

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Top 3 Baby Thermometers

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Top 3 Baby Thermometers

Funny things happen to you when you’re living the #MomLife, especially when you’re a new mom with babies. You find yourself obsessed with things you probably never thought about pre-baby like diapers, spit-up, pee and poop. Another item that might get stuck in your mom brain is finding the right thermometer.

The reason ...

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The ABC's of Tummy Time for Babies

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

The ABC's of Tummy Time for Babies

While the concept of tummy time seems basic, the act of encouraging your baby to spend time on her tummy is extremely important. This is how she will develop her head, neck, shoulder and arm muscles, which will build her motor skills. She'll use these muscles to roll over, sit up, crawl and eventually ...

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Strategies To Help Your Baby Sleep At Night

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Strategies To Help Your Baby Sleep At Night

If you feel like you’ve been ignoring your oh-so-comfy bed lately, you’re not alone. It’s one of the first things you learn as a new parent. You. Miss. Sleeping. (Yawn!)

Newborns get daytime and nighttime mixed up, so the schedule that feels natural to you, doesn’t feel natural to them at ...

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Babies 101: Herbal Supplement Can Soothe a Colicky Baby Babies cry

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Babies 101: Herbal Supplement Can Soothe a Colicky Baby	Babies cry

That's just the way it is. As we've discussed on this blog, babies cry for all sorts of reasons, so that means we find ourselves adding a new role to our resume – interpreter! In addition to being spit-up wipers, burping pros, diaper dash winners, impromptu singing sensations and bottle-warming superstars, we're ...

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Figuring Out Food Allergies in Babies

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Figuring Out Food Allergies in Babies

Introducing your baby to “solid” food is an exciting stage in their growth and development, but it can also introduce new stress to your daily routine if your baby has food allergies.

Food allergies are kind of sneaky sometimes, because the symptoms can be subtle and not what you’d expect. Babies don’t always ...

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5 Things You Should Know About Colic

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

5 Things You Should Know About Colic

When your infant is smiling, cooing and sleeping well, parenting feels magical. On the flip side, if your baby cries uncontrollably for hours at a time, it can make you feel helpless and desperate for answers. Am I doing something wrong? Is something wrong with my baby?

I first remember hearing the term “colicky baby ...

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Understanding Your Baby’s Digestion

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Understanding Your Baby’s Digestion

When it comes to caring for healthy newborns and babies, most parents worry about things like sleeping, naptime, feeding schedules and who’s on diaper duty. But new parents quickly discover that their baby’s tummy health has a huge impact on all of the above, because when your baby’s belly woes are making ...

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Baby Gift Ideas for Parents (That They’ll Actually Use!)

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Baby Gift Ideas for Parents (That They’ll Actually Use!)

I remember my first trip to a baby store when I was about six months pregnant with my son. My mom wanted it to a special bonding trip for the two of us, so we went together. The automatic, sliding, glass doors parted ways and as I stepped into the store and looked up at ...

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Caring for Little Noses with Little Remedies

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Caring for Little Noses with Little Remedies

You will wipe a lot of things as a parent. Mouths, bottoms and noses tend to top the list! The timeless battle with runny and stuffy noses becomes a constant struggle when your baby is not big enough to blow or wipe her own nose.

In the midst of fighting the nuisance of a runny ...

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