If you’ve used a Boogie Wipe, then you know just how wonderful they are for runny noses—but they’re handy to have around even if your babe isn’t battling a cold.
The natural saline that makes them so effective at breaking down mucous (you can wipe away dried messes in one swipe!) also makes them a go-to for keeping your family and your home spick-and-span. Here are five other ways to … Continue reading →
Even top-rated car seats aren’t safe if they’re not used correctly. Follow these tips to make sure your passenger is buckled in properly.
Right height Adjust the shoulder straps, so they start at or below baby’s shoulder height. (This is the preferred position for rear- facing car seats.) Pit stop Position the chest clip at armpit level. It should be high enough to … Continue reading →
Your newbie’s first holiday calls for a collection of goodies that you’ll love as much as she will.
The perfect place for your wee one to kick back and play. The Land of Nod activity mat, $119 Chicken (for) little. Bella Luna Toys wooden toy, $35 A handheld royal couple. Maileg rattles, $18 each Bring on those visions of … Continue reading →
There’s no reason mama can’t make her own list and check it twice.
Toting around diapers doesn’t have to be a drag. Diapees and Wipees Hipster case, $28 A pretty pick for nursing ladies. Milkbarn nursing scarf, $22 A sentimental piece made just for mothers. Erin Pelicano Mother necklace, from $70 A #shelfie-worthy collection of read-aloud favorites. … Continue reading →
Whether you intend to breastfeed or not, your milk will come in three to five days after birth, and your leading ladies will likely experience some serious discomfort. If you’re feeling swollen, wet and miserably full, try these simple at-home … Continue reading →
Get the down and dirty on what you’re likely to find inside your newborn’s diapers.
The first No. 2 Baby’s initial stool usually takes place within 24 hours after delivery. The meconium, as it’s called, is thick, black and tarry. Solid improvement During the first week, it’ll turn to a pasty brown color before eventually … Continue reading →
The holidays are among us, and it’s time to visit family and friends in far-off places. Whether by car, plane or boat—which sounds more like vacation—traveling with your wee one can be a challenge. To make your trip as smooth … Continue reading →
I was a fairly conscious consumer before becoming a mom, but now that I’m making choices with a baby in mind, I’ve become hyperaware of what we’re putting in and on our bodies. My husband thinks I’m a little over-the-top … Continue reading →
Like any minimal-loving millennial mama, I try to keep my home free and clear of items that don’t pull their weight. (With the exception of a few sentimental keepsakes because I will never part with rocks I collected from Dionis … Continue reading →
Daphne Oz, natural foods chef, prior co-host on ABC’s hit lifestyle series The Chew and star of her new venture Domestic Goddish TV, is expecting her third baby in a little less than three weeks. We called her up to chat about how she’s staying comfortable, what she’s eating and her secret to achieving that pregnancy glow.
You’re just a few weeks away from meeting your third baby(!), which means you’re probably starting to get uncomfortable as your wee one runs out of room. What are you doing to keep from feeling miserable during the final countdown? … Continue reading →