Breastfeeding, Bottle-Feeding & Hiccups: What You Need to Know

Breastfeeding, Bottle-Feeding & Hiccups: What You Need to Know

So what exactly is a hiccup? A hiccup is a natural body response to agitation in the diaphragm muscle. Essentially, the diaphragm becomes agitated because of gas or too much air in the belly, and the agitation causes the vocal cords to snap closed, making the hiccup noise. 

Parents' Guide: Bonding With Your Newborn Baby

Parents' Guide: Bonding With Your Newborn Baby

You may think this bond will simply exist, but that is not always the case. In fact, many mothers suffer from postpartum depression and do not feel as connected to their child after birth. This is completely normal! Working to establish a bond early, even before birth can help the transition once baby enters this world.

The Importance of Mom Friends

The Importance of Mom Friends

If you’re like me, maybe you had a really rough transition into motherhood. I felt lonely, isolated, misunderstood. I didn’t have the information or support system I needed. I had times where I felt very...

6 Ways to Reuse Glass Bottles

6 Ways to Reuse Glass Bottles

Only 9% of plastic on the earth is recycled. To help mama nature, you’ve reduced and refused single-use plastics, choosing more sustainable materials like glass instead. Now what? We’ve got a few fun ideas… These...

(Not So) Fun Facts About Colds!

(Not So) Fun Facts About Colds!

Does anyone else feel like parenting is 99.9% caring for sick kids? During the winter months especially it’s an endless cycle: you care for your kiddos, they’re fine for five minutes, then somehow sneezing all...

Screen Time for Baby: How Much is Too Much?

Screen Time for Baby: How Much is Too Much?

Smartphones, tablets, and laptops are a fact of life in today’s world. You may even have seen an astonishingly talented toddler or two that seemed to know their way around a device more than some...

Establishing Holiday Traditions With Your Kids

Establishing Holiday Traditions With Your Kids

No matter your beliefs or family vibe, most of us want to establish some sort of tradition with our kids surrounding the holidays. For me personally, these holiday traditions made me learn more about my...

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