Why I Was Wrong About “Cry It Out”

First, I have to acknowledge the positive: Liam is such a good baby. We’ve been blessed with a son who smiles all day long, has such a calm temperament, is sociable, loves to giggle and have fun… Everyone who meets him is instantly charmed by his adorable personality. He’s such a sweetheart. We truly couldn’t have asked for […]

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Introducing Solid Foods : Tips, What to Buy, and Which Foods to Try First

Two weeks shy of Liam’s six month birthday, we decided to introduce solids. We were beyond exciting about sharing this new experience with our son and it did not disappoint… Liam loved eating from his very first spoonful! It was a bittersweet moment for me, though — it was both exciting and terrifying to see my baby boy […]

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Traveling With a Six Month Old: A Breeze or a Nightmare?

We are preparing ourselves for our first, two week long family vacation and it will without a doubt be quite the adventure (did I not mention we are traveling with a baby, a dog, two suitcases filled with christmas gifts, a duffle diaper bag, a stroller, and a car seat?) I thought it would be a […]

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How to Entertain a High Energy, Fussy 4 Month Old

4 months is a tough time for a baby… So many changes! According to The Wonder Weeks, the “leap” that your baby enters around 4 months is a big one. He will now be able to perceive transitions (observing a bouncing ball, grasping objects with his hands, etc…) and starts to notice and enjoy sounds (especially your voice!) […]

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Tummy Time: Your Baby’s Workout Regimen

As a new parent, you often feel as if all you are able to provide your newborn with is food and comfort… and more food. There seems to be no interaction beyond the bouncing, rocking, cradling, and endless feedings. But believe it or not, there are many ways you can interact with your little one […]

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