Confident, Independent, Strong Babies!

Even though it admittedly feels like a little piece of heaven on earth that your baby needs you in so many ways, ultimately you want to raise your baby to be confident, independent, strong — and able to depend on himself some too. The surest way to achieve this is to allow for it by […]

Reading the Baby Signs

Babies don’t always cry when there’s something up.  Learn how to read the other signs your baby will exhibit so you can help him out: 1) Synchronized Leg Kicking = Gas In other words, he will pull his legs in together and then kick them out together.  When it’s uncoordinated leg kicking, it’s not gas; […]

How to Survive Your Baby’s Witching Hour

In European folklore, the “witching hour” refers to a time when supernatural creatures such as witches, demons, and ghosts are thought to be at their most powerful, and black magic at its most effective. In modern times, the “witching hour” refers to an evening crankiness in babies that suddenly sets in and might make you […]

5 Signs Your Baby is Overstimulated!

Your baby will undoubtedly become overstimulated at some point in her first year.  It will happen when your baby has had a sensory-overload — and the younger the baby, the easier it is to overstimulate her. Babies have never experienced most of the things happening around them and their senses are all receiving new information […]