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.
Here are some tips and tricks to be able to do paced bottle feeding the right way. But first, let me define this process.
Almond milk: they look so fancy and tastes so yummy. You can easily gulp down a carton yourself.
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?
Should you really be very picky when it comes to baby wipes? Aren't they all the same?
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 down of the best baby wipes for sensitive skin.
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 in his crib.
While this is a good sign that your little one's motor skills are developing properly, it's also a sign that you have to be more watchful of his movements.
But when he does it at night when you're supposed to be asleep, uh-oh!
So let me share how I was able to survive this change without losing too much sleep or sanity!
But first, let me tell you why your baby's standing in the crib is something you have to prepare for.
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!
But as a mom, I totally know how painful it is to get the best nasal aspirator that you can rely on.
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.
Let me discuss briefly what a nasal aspirator is.
Babies are unpredictable and adorable creatures. One moment, they are calm and cute; the next second they are fidgeting and hollering like no tomorrow. Still, 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!
OK, I think you'll agree with me when I say:
We sometimes do not know if our baby is hot or our hands are just cold.
This is why we need a trusty thermometer nearby so we can accurately tell if our baby's running a fever or not.
The problem is:
Not all thermometers are created equal. In fact, there are different types of thermometers than can give you different readings.
So how do you know which one to get?
Here are my 5 picks for the best forehead thermometer for babies (and hundreds, if not thousands, of moms love them too!).