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The Basics of Babywearing

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

The Basics of Babywearing

If you’re a new parent, you’ve probably seen all sorts of cute baby slings during your baby gear adventures. There are a lot of reasons why babywearing is so popular these days and it’s not just because you can keep your baby safe while you eat, clean, write, walk or binge-watch your ...

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Tips for Sleep Training Your Baby

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Tips for Sleep Training Your Baby

If you didn’t do math problems in your head pre-baby, you’re probably an expert on various sleep equations by now. Sleep is just one of those things that consumes your brain as a mom, especially a new mom. In fact, I remember wondering if my first son was getting too much sleep. What ...

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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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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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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 Baby Talk: Can You Decipher Your Baby’s Cries?

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Understanding Baby Talk: Can You Decipher Your Baby’s Cries?

For first-time parents, every baby cry seems like a huge siren. You instinctively want to comfort your new bundle of joy, so if she starts crying you tend to run to her, pick her up and start trying to soothe her. And if she keeps crying for the next 15-20 minutes or longer, it’s ...

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5 Natural Ways to Calm Your Baby’s Cough

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

5 Natural Ways to Calm Your Baby’s Cough

Coughs are just one of those unfortunate things we all have to deal with now and then. When your baby is feeling miserable and coughing constantly, it can be stressful. And nighttime coughing fits that disrupt everyone’s sleep are definitely no fun. But there are some things you can do the ease the symptoms ...

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Get Nosey7 Things You Should Know About Saline Mist for Babies

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Get Nosey7 Things You Should Know About Saline Mist for Babies

I never think about my nose unless it’s completely stuffed up or totally runny. Then I obsess about it because it’s not working! Whether it’s a symptom of a cold or allergies or low humidity, I just want that icky feeling of a dry sinus cavity to go away. That became especially ...

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Natural Ways to Get Rid of Hiccups

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Natural Ways to Get Rid of Hiccups

Everyone gets hiccups occasionally, even newborns. Hiccups, which can be triggered by overfeeding or swallowing too much air, are actually small contractions in the diaphragm like tiny muscle spasms.

Did you know babies get hiccups in utero? Mine did. Usually around 2:00 a.m. The first time it happened, I didn’t know what ...

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6 Best Techniques for Burping Baby

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

6 Best Techniques for Burping Baby

When you become a parent, there are certain things you obsess about with a new baby. Certain things you probably never talked about much in your pre-parent life. Things like pooping and burping.

In addition to keeping track of feedings and sleeping schedules, you find yourself overly concerned about poops and burps. When did he ...

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