Hospital Stay Packing List

Print this list!  If you will be staying any length of time in a hospital during your delivery, we consider these essentials to be must-haves for a more comfortable stay and they will get you and your family off on the right foot.  Pack as if you will be staying 2-3 nights because you never […]

The 5 Things Never to Say to a Practical Parent

Here at PPB, we’re thrilled to have heard from so many of you about how well our schedules are going and we couldn’t be more excited that you’ve joined our “practical parenting” movement! We’ve also gotten a taste of the things you’re totally sick of hearing from those parents around you that are parenting differently. We totally […]

10 Tips to Make Flying with Your Baby a Breeze!

Here’s our strategic plan to make flying with your baby easy — or as easy as it can be! 1. Pack your diaper bag well. Include 5-6 diapers, a full box of wipes, 2 bottles (with nipples), a bag of snacks, a sippy cup (for water), a book or two, and some quiet toys. If your […]

Baby Bath Time

There are different stages of baby bath time — and we’ve got them all ready for you! Newborn Sponge Bath: At first, you’ll be giving your baby a sponge bath with warm, wet washcloths or wipes — specifically washing his face, hands, arms, feet, legs, and cute tush once a day, during a diaper change.  […]