Welcome Home, Baby: 3 Items Parents Need for the First Week Home

During the nine months you spend waiting on your baby to arrive, there’s a lot of planning and daydreaming taking place. You plan your nutrition, the nursery colour scheme and the fastest route to the hospital. You daydream about what your little one is going to look like, and how it will feel to hold […]

Four Uncommon Ways to Prepare for Your Baby’s Arrival

Getting ready for a baby is both exciting and slightly scary. Everyone is full of advice, and you also have your own intuition to listen to. As you consider all of the changes ahead, read on for some insightful preparation needs that you may or may not have already thought of. Prepare your pets for […]

A Storm is Coming… Prepare for a Baby By Making these Changes to Your Home

A new baby will fundamentally change the home. The baby has specific needs that must be met every day. Parents need to think ahead about safety and convenience. Preparing for a baby should include several changes to the home. Empty Some Closet Space The first change should be to empty one or more closets. Baby […]

Baby Sprinkle: Tips for Showering Newborn No. 2

According to tradition, a first baby is celebrated with a shower but not subsequent little ones. However, as with many traditions, this has changed with time and second (and even third or fourth) pregnancies are celebrated with what is known as a “baby sprinkle.” Similar to a baby shower, a sprinkle celebrates the arrival of […]

Five Common Skin Problems Infants Face and Natural Remedies That Can Help

There are a variety of different skin conditions that can impact infants. The reason why the infants are more prone to rashes and skin problems is because after birth the skin takes a year to fully develop; in the meantime, the skin is susceptible to a variety of problems. While they may seem bad, most […]

5 Facts About Childbirth That People Don’t Discuss

Childbirth is one of those experiences you simply can’t reliably prepare for in advance.  Mothers-to-be everywhere routinely fill out complex birth plans and wish lists, only to find that when the time comes even the best plans don’t work out as expected. This can leave new moms feeling cheated, or worse still, as if they […]