New Baby Products Parents Can’t Live Without

New Baby Products Parents Can’t Live Without
Just when you think you've seen everything, someone comes up with a fabulous new idea. Below are a few of our favorite items designed especially for new parents.   The SnoofyBee portable clean hands changing pad is simply brilliant. This handy invention serves as a 3-in-1 diaper clutch, changing station and diaper-time playmat with a redirection barrier. SnoofyBee is a hassle free solution that keeps germs and distractions away from wiggly b...

Getting Your Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers to Sleep

Getting Your Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers to Sleep
I don't know about you, but my biggest challenge as a mother of young children is getting enough sleep. I walk around in a constant state of exhaustion. The experts say babies and toddlers need adequate sleep for health and development, and that it is important to foster good sleeping habits - but to actually do so is easier said than done. Did you know that babies and children need consolidated REM sleep, just like adults? Not getting enough RE...

8 Things No One Told You About Being a Mom

8 Things No One Told You About Being a Mom
Well-meaning people give lots of unsolicited advice to pregnant moms. These are sometimes the same people that touch your stomach without permission (don't you hate that?). Some of their tips are good, others not so much. Often advice is based on old superstitions and might sound silly. However, people often don't give you the information that would be most helpful. Below is my top 8 list of important things new moms really do need to know! 1. You wil...