Archive for 'newborn'
Posted on09. May, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
I know that I can’t be the only one who has pondered what to get a new mom. And you’d think the decision would be an easy one considering I was a new mom at some point. I know that mom just got tons of baby shower gifts, but after all her hard work bringing [...]
Posted on02. May, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s true, some ladies absolutely adore being pregnant while others utterly loathe it. I enjoyed being pregnant and everything that came along with it. Although, I didn’t experience any morning sickness so I might be stating otherwise had I dealt with that – I hear it’s not fun. Regardless, there are some sensational perks about being with [...]
Posted on30. Apr, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Pregnancy and newborn information is no doubt geared towards moms. It’s so easy to brush right over the father, his feelings, his moods, and his anxieties. Women tend to expect men to jump right in and help out with their baby, but that’s not always the case. Men don’t usually compute their role in baby [...]
Posted on27. Apr, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s an exciting time when you have a baby. And your instincts want to constantly engage your child with their outside world, but how knowledgeable are you when it comes to your little one’s senses? Not all of your child’s senses mature at the same time, some, like sight, take longer than smell to develop [...]
Posted on18. Apr, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
You’ve brought your new bundle of joy home and you expected it to be all peaches and cream, but sometimes it’s not. That distorted expectation that some moms have about their newborn can really throw them for a loop. It’s easy to become stressed and out-of-touch with yourself when there’s this new little being that needs [...]
Posted on16. Apr, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
On the fence about hiring a postpartum doula? Don’t be. They’re so useful for any new mom to have that their services and support systems are virtually indispensable. A postpartum doula is a helper who comes to assist you in your home after your baby is born. She is there to lend her support to [...]
Posted on11. Apr, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Having to go back to work after you’ve been spending so much time with your bundle of joy can be a hard time for some moms. There’s that never-ending ache to make sure that your tiny baby will be safe and well taken care of. Here are three ways to help ease the transition from [...]
Posted on26. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Cradle cap is when your newborn has dry, flaky skin in patches on their scalp. Some cases can be worse than others, but it rarely ever gets to the point where it becomes a problem. Luckily, cradle cap is easily treatable and goes away fairly quickly. It isn’t bothersome to your baby either, so it’s not something [...]
Posted on21. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Diaper rash occurs a lot in babies, but it doesn’t have to. Most parents don’t know that using things such as baby powder, corn starch, and diaper rash creams are a great way to help prevent and treat problem diaper rash from starting in the first place. Following a few easy preventive measures will help [...]
Posted on19. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Sometimes you may wonder what to do with baby while it’s just you and her? Are there age and developmentally appropriate activities that mother and child can do together? You bet there are! Babies love getting out with their caregivers and seeing the world outside of their own home regardless of their age. Here are [...]