Breastfeeding was very important to me and even though I didn’t do a bunch of research when I was pregnant with my first child, I knew that many professionals try to discourage moms from introducing artificial nipples or pacifiers to your breastfed baby for a minimum of 6 to 8 weeks to avoid nipple confusion.…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on February 28, 2013 at 5:40pm — No Comments
When I was pregnant with my youngest, I was worried about how our dog would react to the new baby. Our dog was used to getting a ton of attention from us and I was worried that she would get jealous of the time that it takes to care for a newborn. Most dogs adapt to the changes and welcome the baby into the pack. While…
Added by Christy Garrett on November 12, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments
It's exciting, entering the big bad world of introducing SOLID FOOD to my baby. We've been at it since she was 6 months (now 9 months) and have been "mostly" sailing along smoothly.
I can see already though how some might encounter some bumps in the road. I find my daughter gets bored easily with the same foods and is constantly looking for something new.
Added by Shiloh K on November 10, 2011 at 4:23pm — No Comments
Johnathan is five months old now and we have just successfully completed the transition into baby food. We were so excited to begin this next milestone a few weeks ago and ran into a bit of trouble at first. We went to an organic grocery store and purchased apples, pears, sweet potato, bananas and Karo syrup for some sweetness. We came home and began preparing....only to find out baby Johnathan was not as excited as we were. After a talk with his Dr., he recommended we try…Continue
Added by Melanie Mai Munoz on November 11, 2010 at 5:21pm — No Comments