Category: Babies 101

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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Baby Development Series 6-9 Months

Last update on Aug. 18, 2016.

Baby Development Series 6-9 Months

The days of holding a tiny crying newborn are gone. Now you’re living in a baby-proofed world because your little munchkin is all over the place. If she isn’t sleeping, she’s probably on the go. It’s an exciting and fun time for everyone because she’s doing new things every day ...

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Bonding with Your Baby

Last update on Aug. 16, 2016.

Bonding with Your Baby

The term “bonding with your baby” is something you’ve probably become highly aware of as a mother.  Perhaps you felt an immediate connection with your baby as soon as you found out you were pregnant or maybe it was love at first sight after she arrived in the world. For many women, maternal instincts ...

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Baby Development Series: 3-6 Months

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Baby Development Series: 3-6 Months

Smiling. Laughing. Squealing with delight. Your baby is a chatty social butterfly these days who loves “conversations” and likes “chatting” with people.  She is more aware of the world around her and she finds new ways to engage with it on a daily basis.  

During the next three months of life, your baby will continue ...

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Baby Development Series: 0-3 Months

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Baby Development Series: 0-3 Months

Your sweet bundle of joy has finally arrived and she is the apple of your eye. She keeps everyone on their toes with her constant feedings, diaper changes, naps and the occasional crying fits that tend to jolt you out of your partial sleep at 2 a.m. What you might not realize is she ...

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Tips for Returning to Work After Maternity Leave Part 2: Emotions, Organization & Wardrobe Ideas

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Tips for Returning to Work After Maternity Leave Part 2: Emotions, Organization & Wardrobe Ideas

Earlier this year, we shared Tips for Returning to Work After Maternity Leave Part I: Your Pumping Plan.
Today, in Part 2 of the series, we’ll chat about other things to consider like emotions, organization and figuring out a work wardrobe for your post-baby body.

Back to Work is Bittersweet

That first day back ...

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas for New Dads

Last update on June 30, 2016.

Father’s Day Gift Ideas for New Dads

The notion of what it means to be a dad has certainly evolved over the years. Nowadays dads are front-and-center in the delivery room decked out in scrubs and cutting the umbilical cord. The modern day dad is hands-on, informed, empowered and influential.

Since Father’s Day is right around the corner, it’s time ...

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15 Parents Hacks that Make Life with Baby Easier

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

15 Parents Hacks that Make Life with Baby Easier

If you’ve spent any time online scrolling through Facebook, Pinterest or Instagram, chances are you’ve come across life hacks. What is a hack? By today’s standards, a life hack is a clever way of doing something that also simplifies your life. Life hacks are interesting because they solve problematic situations with ease ...

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What’s in Your Diaper Bag?

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

What’s in Your Diaper Bag?

After I became a mom, my diaper bag was like my new best friend. I took it with me everywhere I went. It got me out of more than a few awkward situations. It was dependable, reliable and I was always grateful for its companionship.

Diaper bags come in a huge array of styles, colors ...

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