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10 Must-Have Items You’ll Need When Taking Your Newborn Baby Home

Posted in New Mommy Series
on July 19, 2017
Newborn Must Haves

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!

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New Mommy Series: The Ultimate List of Baby Gear 2017

Posted in Family Life, New Mommy Series
on April 8, 2017
20 Must Have Items for Your Baby Registry...

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…

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New Mommy Series: How To Calm A Fussy Baby In 5 Simple Steps

Posted in New Mommy Series
on February 24, 2017

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….

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Your Newborn Explained From Head To Ten Little Toes

Posted in New Mommy Series
on October 23, 2016

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…

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The Truth About Feeding Your Brand New Baby: Breastfeeding Vs. Formula

Posted in New Mommy Series
on September 6, 2016

“10 Things You Need To Know About Your Brand New Baby” is series of blog posts (coming over the next several weeks) that are jam packed full of useful information that you need to know before 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 effect 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 you new “parents-to-be” could hear them.  Cause as a nurse, I know that after most new parents have gone through the delivery of your baby,  they are probably 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.

There is so much information that I want to share with you, so buckle up buttercup, and let’s get started. 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…

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