Getting Baby to Sleep Through the Night with These Tips

Getting your baby to sleep through the night is a challenge that many parents face on a daily basis. Understanding your baby’s sleep routine can help you figure out how to help them sleep through the night. Infants have no idea what is day or night. For the first two months of your infant’s life,[…]

What Dad Wished He Knew About His Newborn

You see so many advice columns and articles about being a new mom, but what about dads? Becoming a new parent is life changing – literally. Sometimes we forget this change involves both parents. During the first few months, especially if mom is breastfeeding, it can be difficult to figure out your new role as[…]

Breastfeeding: One Way to Lower Your Baby’s Risk for SIDS

There is no replacement for breastmilk or the benefits it provides for both you and your baby. It nourishes your baby with everything he or she needs. Breast milk has many advantages over formula. For example, it’s made to meet the specific needs of your baby, and it changes as your baby grows to offer[…]

Baby Bonding Tips

Many parents believe that bonding occurs when the baby and parents are both sleeping in the same bed, but this is not the case. Bonding occurs when the baby is awake and is feeding, bathing and playing with you throughout the day. Last week’s post talked about the dangers and high-risks that bed sharing poses[…]