It’s Time to Ditch the Baby Scrapbook

[sc:Minted ] Read the words below, and then tell me how those words made you feel. the baby scrapbook Did you feel warm and fuzzy, thinking over all the memories and "firsts" you've captured over the months/years of your child's life? Or did you feel an ache deep in your soul of time lost and memories faded? Did guilt-hit you over the head like a bag of bricks? (Of the non-Lego ... [Continue Reading]

8 Simple Ways to Stop Swaddling

Swaddling feels like magic for many parents. It's an instant-soother for babies who depend on it to fall asleep. It's a security blanket (literally) for parents who are looking for ways to calm fussy babies. But somewhere around 4-5 months old, the sweet Smeagol is transformed into a deadly dangerous Gollum. That's because the 4-5 month age range is usually when most babies start ... [Continue Reading]