A Crying Baby is a Normal Baby

Written by Cathy Hale on October 12th, 2018

Crying is totally normal in healthy babies as they develop, so why not anticipate the peaks to better soothe those tears.

Foods To Avoid Until 1st Birthday

  • Cow’s milk, soy milk and fruit juice
  • Honey (unpasteurized so it’s also a “no-no”)
  • Hard foods like grapes, nuts, raisins, or raw vegetables are choking hazards
  • Soft foods like gelatins, marshmallows or peanut butter can also be choking hazards
Crafty Keepsakes: 7 Ways to Up-cycle Baby Clothes

Crafty Keepsakes: 7 Ways to Up-cycle Baby Clothes

Written by Cathy Hale on September 17th, 2018

Instead of storing boxes of your baby’s precious clothes, work your own DIY magic to create keepsakes that last for generations.

Babies + Household Hazards

  • Potential drowning dangers in bathrooms include toilets and bathtubs
  • Make sure baby can't reach long cords on window blinds
  • Inspect floor closely for chocking hazards like batteries, coins and small toys
  • Keep baby away from sharp corners on coffee tables
Baby crying due to stuffy nose

Saline Rinse isn’t Just for Sick Days

Written by Cathy Hale on August 20th, 2018

Find out how saline rinse can do wonders for baby’s stuffy nose by moisturizing dry nasal passages and breaking down thick mucus.

Summertime Tips

Babies + Sun Safety

  • Use a sunscreen that has an SPF of 30 or higher
  • Apply sunscreen 30 minutes before getting in the sun
  • Always apply sunscreen, even on cloudy days
  • Sunscreen is only recommended for babies over 6 months of age
  • Avoid sun exposure between 10 am & 4 pm
Summertime Skin Protection for Babies

The Skinny on Summertime Skin Protection for Baby

Written by Cathy Hale on July 20th, 2018

Shield your baby’s sensitive skin from harmful rays this summer by knowing exactly what to look for in SPF and UPF protection.

Before You Post that Adorable Baby Pic…

Written by Cathy Hale on June 25th, 2018

It’s easy to surf, post and share safely on social media with these helpful tips.

Unhappy Mother With Postpartum Depression

Understanding Postpartum Depression

Written by Cathy Hale on May 28th, 2018

If you’re feeling unhappy—trapped in the shadows of anxiety and sadness, you could be suffering from postpartum depression.

Baby Sleeping to Old School Lullabies

Why Are Traditional Lullabies Still the Best?

Written by Cathy Hale on April 30th, 2018

Find out why traditional baby lullabies are still lulling millions of babies to sleep and the benefits of these hypnotic tunes.

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