Infant Parenthood Related Articles & Blog Posts

  • Touch is as Important to Infant Health as Eating and Sleeping

    Touch is as Important to Infant Health as Eating and Sleeping

    Baby massage may seem superfluous or silly to some people, but it’s popularity is growing in the U.S. and it has actually been practiced for centuries in many cultures around the world. But, does it have any significant health benefits? You might be surprised at how much it does. In fact, touch plays a much […]

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  • Health Related Apps for Parents

    Health Related Apps for Parents

    Any parent of multiple children can tell you that keeping track of their family’s medical history can be a challenge!  Every time I am asked for a child’s birthdate, I have to pause and think, let alone their most recent weight and height! 

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  • A Messy Home Doesn’t Mean You’re a Bad Mom

    A Messy Home Doesn’t Mean You’re a Bad Mom

    It’s a simple fact: Motherhood is very, very messy.  It’s filled with vomit and diapers, juice stains and snotty noses, wet sheets and crayon on the walls. There are seemingly insurmountable piles of play things – from dough and stuffed animals, to itty bitty Legos™ that you inevitably wind up stepping on, over and over. […]

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  • How Can We Protect Our Kids If We Don’t Know What We’re Trying to Protect Them From?

    How Can We Protect Our Kids If We Don’t Know What We’re Trying to Protect Them From?

    Recently, we heard from a mom who was struggling to learn about what ingredients were used in her daughter’s diaper. She had contacted the major manufacturer and the response was close to this:  “we can’t share the ingredients because it’s a trade secret, but if your doctor sends us a letter outlining your child’s allergies, […]

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  • Keeping the Romance alive! Date Night is a MUST

    Keeping the Romance alive! Date Night is a MUST

    Being a guy doesn’t mean I don’t have a romantic bone in my body. It just means pulling teeth to show it off.  Even with Valentine’s day coming once a year I think it’s important that we remember that Date Night isn’t just once a year.  Last week, my Sister baby sat (which is a […]

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