What To Expect from Ear Tubes

What to Expect from Ear Tubes It’s been a tough year for our daughter, Emmy. We’ve come to be known by first name at her pediatricians office and our pharmacy. In less than 1 year, she has had 8 ear infections. Her ear infections started becoming an issue...

Honey and Baby: Why It Isn’t Safe

Why Babies Cannot Eat Honey As cute as that sweet kiddo is dressed up as a honey bee, honey and baby’s are not a good combination when it comes to food. Baby’s under the age of one year should never be fed honey. Why is that? Honey could contain spores of...

Safe Sleep 101

Steps to Take to Prevent SIDS Did you know the average newborn baby sleeps up to 20 hours a day? With all that growing going on, baby needs all the rest they can get. It is important for us to know how to make sure baby is getting the safest sleep possible. SIDS, or...

Sophisticated Baby Girl Name Ideas

Sophisticated Baby Girl Names Naming a baby isn’t exactly the easiest thing. Chances are, if you are here reading this, you already know that! There are so many “boxes” you may want to check when it comes to naming your little one. Perhaps you want...

Tips for Baby’s First Bath

Tips For Giving your Newborn their First Bath Most likely, your baby’s first hospital bath will be heavily assisted by your postpartum nurse and he or she will guide you through each step. But once you are home, bath time can be a little intimidating! How will you...

Homemade Baby Wipes

Our sweet little Nora has been teething like a mad woman for a few weeks now. All of the excess saliva has really made her bottom more susceptible to diaper rash. While we’ve taken some other measures to help, I decided to give some homemade baby wipes a shot,...

SIDS: What New Mamas Need to Know

Jennifer MearnsJennifer is a former microbiologist turned mom, writer, and pet sitter. Jennifer, along with her husband, three boys (plus a menagerie of pets) live in North Carolina. She has written for websites including Scary Mommy, Pregnant Chicken, BabyGaga, Her...