Shots can take a perfectly cheery baby and turn them into a sad sack realizing that the world isn’t the charm he thought it was. Two month shots. Yes, they save lives — but they might just ruin yours, at least for a few days.
Yes, this post is about 5 things you certainly don’t NEED for your baby. Which is awesome, because when you walk into a baby store it’s like you need ALL THE THINGS. And I’m here to tell you, you totally don’t (I have a post about the 11 things you NEED for a new baby). […]
We were really poor when we had our first baby. I worked as a nurse in a nursing home full time and my husband had JUST gotten his first full time job out of college running errands for a steel company. We were, quite honestly, as poor as we have ever been. I didn’t get […]
I don’t make a secret that having a newborn really beat the crap out of me. I had some fairly serious anxiety for MONTHS after I had princess P. I have no idea if it’s hormonal or whatnot, but I know that a large part of it is the lack of sleep. Back in […]
SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) is a horrible thing. I think it is something all parents have had to come to terms with. The reality of parenthood is that you truly can’t control ALL things, but science has made a few things you can control with your newborn to give you SOME peace of mind (although […]
Having worked in a pediatrician’s office for a couple of years, I have seen some pretty red bums and there are some good ways to protect it. Here are 4 tips to remedy diaper rash!
This was originally posted here, but is pasted below for your viewing pleasure. Bundle them up! This pictures shows how amazingly adorable the baby can be in all those cute bright blankets you got for your baby shower. They’re just the right size, and they won’t be great for long, so you might as well […]
Does anyone remember when I had a photography business? That was a long time ago. Baby #3 sure changed a lot of things in my life, including my lack of spare time. ANYWAY, I wanted to resurrect some of the great posts on that blog, just in case anyone wants the info. Today’s post was […]
I read this article about pediatricians and vaccinations. I have said it before, but I am a strong advocate of vaccinations. I honestly see NO reason not to vaccinate, and I have read studies. I honestly don’t think that drug scientists are out there JUST to make money. I’m talking about the little man in […]