Breastfeeding is a word that has a hundred meaning. Sustenance, nurturing, liquid gold, life force, sacrifice, and pain; the breastfeeding experience varies with each woman. Some mothers might have barely felt pain while breastfeeding while for others, it is an excruciating experience every time.
Switching from the breast to bottle feeding isn’t natural for your baby. Not every child can adjust to feeding method changes. Paced bottle feeding is the technique that you must master as a parent to help your baby transition to the bottle. Let me give you some tips and tricks to be able to do paced bottle feeding the right way.
Almond milk: they look so fancy and tastes so yummy. You can easily gulp down a carton yourself. But is almond milk safe and healthy for babies? This article will try to look into all the hype around almond milk. Are these companies nuts (pardon the pun) for advocating almond milk for babies?
Just a wipe, you say? Would you wait until your child experienced rashes and chemical sensitivities before you pick the best baby wipes for sensitive skin? The usual wipes contain a cocktail of chemicals that I can barely pronounce. Flame retardants, preservatives, dyes, alcohol, artificial fragrances, bleach; the list goes on. To think that all these substances touch your baby’s bottom, you’ve got to think twice.
There are hundreds of baby wipes in the market but only a few that are certified safe and chemical-free. To save you the guesswork, here I am giving you now a run round down of the best baby wipes for sensitive skin in the market.
Congratulations on your new bundle of joy! While I can sense your excitement for the baby, I can also understand the discomfort and anxiety that comes with it. And morning sickness is one of them.
The inconvenience you feel every time you wake up in the morning (or anytime of the day) is referred to as morning sickness. Different moms suffer various feelings during this time, but these can be grouped into five.
At one point or another, your baby will come across a newfound discovery (or milestone maybe). At around eight to ten months, he’ll begin to haul himself up and stand on his crib.
There are only a few things that can challenge a parent’s sanity as much as during this time. You see, it’s not about just learning how to stand. Your problems will begin the moment your child becomes too fascinated with holding and chewing the rails; he’ll refuse sleep.
Is it safe to give your child some coconut milk? Yes! Can it serve as a substitute for breastmilk or formula? No. What is coconut milk and is it beneficial for babies? Let us find out.
It's bikini season, but you have stretch marks? Don’t feel ashamed, you are still beautiful even with all those “battle scars.” Stretch marks gradually fade out over time. If you are in a hurry, you can go under the knife and resort to expensive medical procedures such as laser or surgery.
But is there a way to hide them the easy and cheap way? What about tanning? What are the drawbacks to tanning and does it works to hide your marks? Let us find out.
A snotty-nosed baby is a grumpy baby. It is miserable to see your little mini-me with dripping snot and teary eyes. He finds it difficult to breathe and is slowly turning blue (or green).
You can wipe all you want the snot but you need something better to take that blockage out. You don’t want to feel helpless in the middle of the night with your snotty wimpy youngster wailing on top of his lungs.
That’s when the best nasal aspirator comes in handy! I have done the legwork for you and reviewed the best and most effective nasal aspirator to clear your baby’s nose in no time.
Babies are unpredictable and adorable creatures. One moment, they are calm and cute; the next second they are fidgeting and hollering like no tomorrow. It might perplex you why your babies keep on rubbing his face. It turns out that there are some reasons. You cannot diagnose anything (unless you are a doctor) but this strange action can be a warning sign. Take heed and learn!