Starting solids is an important and exciting milestone in every baby’s life! But with so many different recommendations on how to do it, it’s hard to know where to start.
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My Baby is Gassy and Fussy… Is it Something I Ate?
Your baby is gassy, is it from something you ate? Learn about how to help your baby feel more comfortable.
Feel More Confident with Newborn Care Workshops
The time you’ve been waiting nine months (or longer!) for is finally here! Your baby is coming soon! And as I’m sure you’ve noticed, everyone and their mom has “helpful” unsolicited advice to share. Never sleep with the baby, sleep train as soon as possible, pump your breastmilk, don’t pump… and the list goes on,Continue reading “Feel More Confident with Newborn Care Workshops”
What Room Temperature is Best for my Baby?
Adjusting the room temperature can be tricky between cohabitating people. Some like it warmer, while others prefer a cooler temperature. But what about your baby? She can’t yet tell us her preference, and with various recommendations from friends, family, and good ol’ Google it can be challenging to know what temperature to set your airContinue reading “What Room Temperature is Best for my Baby?”
Seven Tips for Increasing Milk Supply
Concerned about low milk supply? Here are seven tips to help you increase your milk production.
Can I Drink Coffee While Breastfeeding?
How much caffeine is okay during breastfeeding? Here’s the info you need to decide how much is right for you.
What to Bring on an Outing with Your Baby
You only need to pack a few essentials when going out with your baby.
The Four Types of Cervical Change You Need to Know About
Your cervix does more than dilate. These are the four types of cervical change you need to know about.
What Questions Should I Ask When Choosing My Doctor?
By Doulas of Shanghai You got the news—you’re pregnant! You call your family and closest friends to share the good news with them. It’s one of the most exciting times in life, and we’re excited for you too! Those conversations sharing about your pregnancy are so fun. But once they’re finished, your brain can startContinue reading “What Questions Should I Ask When Choosing My Doctor?”
What Is Up with Membrane Sweeps?
As you get into late pregnancy, you may start to hear the term “membrane sweep” tossed around. Which membrane are they talking about, and why would it need sweeping?