The Importance of Folic Acid, DHA, and Vitamin D During Pregnancy

During pregnancy, getting the proper nutrients is of the utmost importance. Not only are you looking out for your own health and wellness, but also that of your child. Your nutrition during pregnancy plays a pivotal role in their growth and development both in utero and postpartum. When evaluating your diet and supplement regimen, it’s important to make sure three specific nutrients aren’t missed in your prenatal care: folic acid, DHA and vitamin D. Folic […]

Developing Your Own Parenting Strategy

Once you announce you’re pregnant, it seems like only mere moments before the advice starts coming in. Everyone from your parents to your friends starts to offer their tips and methods and all the opinions can start to take a toll on your sanity. This is why it’s of utmost importance you and your partner develop a parenting strategy that suits your needs and beliefs. Here are six easy steps to help you create your […]

How to Properly Clean Your Baby’s Things

Everything your baby comes into contact with needs to be handled with utmost care. Properly cleaning your baby’s items helps keep them safe for daily use for your baby’s continued health and development. Today, we’re covering the most common types of items your baby will come into contact with on a daily basis and how to make sure they’re germ-free for tiny hands and mouths. Bottles When you purchase new bottles, rings and nipples, take […]

Comforting Your Baby with Chamomile

When your baby isn’t feeling well, you want to find an effective remedy that works quickly. But more than that, you want something that will be safe. As your baby gets older, they’ll have more options, but in the beginning, homeopathic, alternative remedies may well be the best option. One of our favorite homeopathic solutions is chamomile, due to its versatility and safety. Chamomile Basics Chamomile is a plant that has been used for thousands […]

Choosing Prepackaged Foods for Your Baby

Prepackaged foods for babies and toddlers can definitely making feeding time more convenient, especially when you’re on the go. However, not all brands are created equal, which is why it’s important to know how to shop for the best prepackaged foods to keep your baby on a balanced diet. What to Look For There are many types of prepackaged foods for babies and toddlers. From jarred baby food to snacks for older babies, it can […]