Breastfeeding and Sleep Patterns

  Your baby’s sleep patterns are affected by a number of factors. There is your baby’s temperament, of course, as some babies will be more restless than others. Your baby may be sensitive to noise and wake easily. The comfort of your baby’s bed can impact how he...

Bath Time and Basic Skin Care for Baby

Your baby depends on you to take care of all of her needs, and skin care for baby is no exception. Your baby’s skin is delicate, and there are many substances that can wind up irritating baby’s skin. It’s important that you understand how best to care for baby’s skin,...

Parenting Advice for New Dads

Sure, billions of guys before you have become fathers. That doesn’t mean you’re not freaking out a little bit about that new baby on the way. While you’re of course concerned for the welfare of your partner and the health of your new baby, you’re probably a little bit...

Nighttime Parenting is For Tag Teams

  It doesn’t take long to figure out that baby doesn’t exactly sleep on your schedule. That’s OK. She shouldn’t. As a matter of fact, if babies sleep through the night before they’re at least three or four months old, it’s not a good thing. Newborns need to eat...

What is SIDS?

SIDS, short for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, is a cause for concern for parents of newborns. This particular condition does not have any one particular cause and parents, doctors, and researchers are all on the lookout for what could potentially cause SIDS....