6 Tips for Transitioning to Sippy Cups

As a parent, we long to see our children overcome obstacles and grow up. It’s one of the best parts of being a parent: cheering beside your children. It doesn’t seem like much, but transitioning from a bottle or breastfeeding to a cup is a big deal. But some kids may be apprehensive and resist. … Continued

Choosing a Bassinet for Your Baby

At one time, bassinets were more popular for infants than the crib. A bassinet isn’t a baby necessity like diapers or a stroller, but a lot of parents have been turning to them lately. Many parents are using bassinets in their bedrooms now, instead of putting baby down to sleep in another room. Here’s why … Continued

Should You Use a White Noise Machine?

When your baby was in the womb, she was exposed to all sorts of sounds all the time. Not only could she hear sounds from outside your body (like people talking, music playing, or ambient noises), she could also hear sounds from inside your body (like your heart beat, blood flow, lungs inflating, and even … Continued

How to Protect Baby from Bug Bites

How to Protect Baby from Bug Bites

It’s that time of year when bugs are everywhere. They fly around our faces, crawl into our homes, and seem especially attracted to children. In some places, bugs can be so ruthless that they ruin a hike, picnic, or afternoon at the park. Obviously, we want to do everything we can to keep our babies … Continued