Are you suddenly asking yourself what in the world happened to your “practically perfect baby?” If out of the blue your baby turns grumpy, demanding, unusually hungry, and starts waking at night when she has been sleeping through…she might be experiencing a growth spurt. Here’s what you need to know about growth spurts so you […]

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 […]

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 […]

OUCH! Whether he bites your shoulder, your arm, or your nipple (!!!), baby bites HURT!  There are two reasons why your practically perfect baby will bite you and one way to get him to stop: Attention-Seeking Biting: There’s no better way for your baby to get a definitive reaction out of you than by taking […]