A baby’s car seat is one of the most important and often most expensive purchases new parents will make. And, guess what? That’s ok. What new mommy or daddy wants to cut corners when it comes to their baby’s safety. No one I know.
But, do you know how to install that fancy shmancy car seat? Do you know to secure your purse and other items in your car before driving because they could potentially harm your baby in a car accident? Or, did you know that those adorable mirrors in the back seat that help you keep an eye on your little one can distract from the road worse than texting and driving?
Today I’ll share all these tips and tricks for car seat safety with you. They just may save your baby’s life.
Having a brand new baby is one of the most exciting, meaningful times of your life. After working with thousands of mommies and babies over the last 10 years, I know that there are several items that moms say they wished they’d had when they took their babies home. These 1o simple ideas will be life-savers for your first-time moms. These are baby-tested and mom-approved! Enjoy!
As a Mother-Baby Nurse I get to see all the new baby gear that brand new parents bring to the hospital when they have their babies. It’s excited to see so many new amazing gadgets and what not. Today I’ll share with you 25 of the newest, most unique must-have baby gadgets all new mommy’s will want. Are you ready to shop, shop, SHOP!! Hold of to your credit cards, cause these are some goodies…
A fussy baby that is hard to soothe and console, can be one of the most stressful situations for new parents. So, today I’m going to walk you through 5 Simple Steps that will quickly and easily calm your crying infant, and give you peace of mind. I show my new parents these methods each and every shift at the hospital, and I’ve seen them work miracles on my own nieces and nephew. I know they can help you too….
Sometimes babies can look a bit wild after birth, and not exactly “picture perfect”. So, what’s that all about? And, how can you be best prepared just in case your little bundle of joy enters the world looking more like an alien than an Anne Geddes baby model?
Well, let’s explore some of the most common issues I see day after day as a Mother Baby Nurse starting from head to toe. Here we go…
The “New Mommy Series” is a series of blog posts that are jam packed full of useful information that you need to know when you have your baby.
The first in this series covers something all new mommies need to know about…breastfeeding. This post covers several challenges that may arise during your baby’s first few days of life that may affect breastfeeding. Being prepared for these scenarios before your baby arrives, will hopefully create less anxiety and stress over your baby’s nutrition.
Many of the topics I cover in this series, are things that, as a Mother Baby Nurse, I would love to scream from the rooftops so all new “parents-to-be” could hear them. I know that after most parents have gone through the delivery of a new baby, they are not in the best state of mind to be hearing or learning all of these important things about their baby’s first few days of life. It can be overwhelming.
I hope you find this first post about breastfeeding helpful. Feel free to leave comments and questions as well, and I will do my best to respond and get answers for you! Enjoy…