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?”

When Should My Baby Start Solids?

By Doulas of Shanghai “When should my baby start solids?” This is one of the most common postpartum questions I hear as an infant feeding specialist. Just like with any other baby-related question you type into a search engine, you’re going to get multiple contradictory answers. It can be stressful trying to wade through thatContinue reading “When Should My Baby Start Solids?”

Eight Ways Your Postpartum Doula Supports You

Written by Doulas of Shanghai It’s the big day. The day that you’ve been waiting nine months for… Your beautiful baby is here! She coos in your arms and searches for your breast while you and your partner look lovingly on. Her fingers and toes are tiny, like a doll’s, but her grip around yourContinue reading “Eight Ways Your Postpartum Doula Supports You”