This New Baby Formula is the First of Its Kind

Nothing can boost your mom-esteem quite like being the first to know things.  All the sudden, you turn from "regular friend" to "friend who knows things". Today, I'm going to grant you "knowing status" of a particularly juice piece of baby gossip.  Gossip that your friends are going to want you to share. Especially those using baby formula.  Why? Because there's a brand new baby formula ... [Continue Reading]

We Need to Talk About Your Baby’s Immune System

We need to have a little talk. It's about your baby's immune system. It needs a little motivation.  A little push. After all, we want it working as hard as possible to keep your baby healthy and happy all year long. What better motivation can we give it than to call in World-Renowned Motivational Speaker, Matt Foley?!   That's an excellent question, Mr. Foley. How do we get ... [Continue Reading]

Our Baby’s Milk Protein Allergy: How We Battled the Big Bad Milk Monster – and Won

Once upon a time in the land of brats and cheese, a mama and her baby set off on a long journey. They'd sail through a river of green poo, trek through a jungle of doctor appointments and battle the big bad dairy monster in order to reach their destination: the land of (allergy-free) milk and honey. Along the way, there were blood-curdling cries, painful kicks to the ribs and many sleepless ... [Continue Reading]

The Mobster’s Guide to Switching Baby Formula

There is a lot of confusion about the ins and outs of switching baby formula. Sometimes, it really matters.  (As in: you'll be up at 3am with a screaming baby matters.) Sometimes, it really doesn't.  (As in: you're stressing over nothing.) Actually, it's really easy to figure out when you need to be careful, and when you don't. All you have to do is think of your baby's formula like ... [Continue Reading]

Should I Breastfeed? Free Download to Help You Find the Answer

Should I breastfeed my baby? It's such a tricky little question. The politically correct answer is so simple: Yes.  Breast is best. But life is rarely that simple. Breastfeeding is more than just you, your baby, and a boobie.  It's a lifestyle. It's an art. It may come easily to you and your infant.  Or it may take a lot of adjusting and endurance. It's ... [Continue Reading]

Reader Review of the New Avent Natural Bottle!

Recently I offered a lucky subscriber a chance to be one of the first in the nation to try out the new Avent Natural Bottle.  (Yes, this was before-stocked access!) Specifically, I wanted to know... how this bottle compared to the older Avent bottles what she (and her infant) thought about the new sleek design whether she thinks these are "buy worthy" bottles or placed in the DONATE ... [Continue Reading]