Handle Baby

How to Handle Baby Formula

Check the expiration date on the can or carton of baby formula before using. Wash hands and the top of the infant formula can with warm water and soap before opening. Mix the baby formula exactly as directed. Read the directions carefully to ensure proper measurements.  Do not add water…

Coughing Baby

How to Help Your Child with Bronchitis

As a mother of three, I've unfortunately dealt with my fair share of respiratory infections, ear infections, coughs, infections, rashes, itches, and bumps amongst my children.  I know that I wished I had a "quick guide" to help me through those tough times. To be as helpful as possible to…

Sleep Training Methods

Sleep Training Methods: The Sears Method

This is the second of 8 posts in a multi-part series called: Sleep Training Methods: How to Get a Baby to Sleep. First though, a short disclaimer: these posts are specifically meant to give you a taste of several of the major philosophies associated with sleep training.  They are not meant to…