To Swaddle Or Not To Swaddle — That Is The Question

Focus on the Journey and Prepare

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 07/19/18 9:59 PM

Swaddling has become increasingly popular over the past decade. But let’s take a look at the pros and cons of this age-old practice.

READ MORE

Tags:  /  /  /  / 

5 Beach Baby Essentials

5 Baby Beach Essentials

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 07/3/18 3:32 AM

Having a baby doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy summer’s most celebrated destination.  With just a little extra planning you

Read more »

READ MORE

Tags:  / 

Comforting a Gassy Newborn

Newborn-Baby-Crying-In-Parents-Bedroom-000017068131_Large

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 04/20/18 8:22 PM

Has your newborn been extra fussy or inconsolable? If you’ve eliminated the obvious reasons for newborn fussiness (hunger, in need of fresh diaper, etc.), she may be having trouble passing gas. Here are some simple steps to help prevent gas in both bottle- and breastfed newborns.

READ MORE

Tags:  /  /  / 

The Binky Boundary, Pacifier

pacifier

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 01/26/18 10:34 PM

An article on the history of the Pacifier, or better known as “the Binky,” and why it is such an important item in every parents bag of baby comfort items.

READ MORE

Tags:  /  /  / 

Public Breastfeeding: Why all the Commotion?

Newborn baby first days drinking breast milk

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 01/5/18 6:21 PM

Google “breastfeeding in public” and you’ll come across recent news articles about another woman who was told to stop breastfeeding. We help to dispel the angst over public breastfeeding with some tips and the glory of its virtues.

READ MORE

Tags:  /  / 

Five (Not-So) Traditional Tips for Getting Your Milk Flowing

Newborn baby first days drinking breast milk

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 12/20/17 11:26 PM

Worried about how to increase your milk flow? Here are our favorite methods favored by breast-feeding moms we spoke with. Some you may have heard of, others not. Take your pick and find what works best for you to get the milk flowing

READ MORE

Tags:  / 

Comparing Cloth Vs Disposable Diapers

Beautiful cute happy baby isolated on white background. Wearing diaper

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 12/15/17 8:35 PM

According to UNICEF, nearly 353,000 babies are born around the world each day. Each newborn will need a diaper change roughly every three to four hours; that makes eight changes a day for the next two years. One child will go through 5,840 diapers in that time. Times that by 353,000 and you’ll get a lot of diaper changes. Babies require diapers, and there are many choices on the market. In fact, there are so many choices and biased opinions that choosing a diaper is difficult. Here is an unbiased comparison of Cloth Vs Disposable Diapers.

READ MORE

Tags:  / 

Be The Best Parent You Can Be!

Our courses will prepare you for the challenges of parenthood.

Register and Start Learning Today