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?”

Is Your Baby Hungry?

By Doulas of Shanghai Learning how to care for your baby is a process for each parent. Each baby is different, with varied needs and temperaments. But one of the universals about babies is that they need to eat. A lot! They won’t eat large quantities all at once, but rather in small or moderateContinue reading “Is Your Baby Hungry?”

My Water Broke… Now What??

By Doulas of Shanghai I vividly remember the first time I saw someone’s water breaking on TV. I was about eight years old, watching Coneheads at my friend’s house. The mother announces the “birth spasm” is about to being, there is a massive gush of water, flooding through the kitchen and out the door. TheContinue reading “My Water Broke… Now What??”