When our daughter first arrived, Blake had no idea why people bought burp cloths. He, like many new parents, just could not comprehend why a separate product was needed for the burping process. Then we had our baby. And Blake understood.
There are a lot of great baby cribs on the market. Unfortunately, few were designed with short mothers in mind. Short women often find it difficult to use most baby cribs. Try to place a baby down gently when you can’t even touch the mattress without standing on your tip-toes; it is not an easy process.
So what is a short mom to do? We recommend two solutions....
Iron cribs can look wonderful in a baby nursery. But are they safe?
It's understandable that parents would worry about the safety of their child's crib. After all, infants are often in cribs unmonitored; if something was to go wrong, the parents might not even know about the problem until it was too late. To make matters worse, crib death is real, and it's a problem. The last thing you want as a parent is to put your child in at risk accidentally by purchasing a dangerous crib.
It happens to a lot of parents. You’re preparing a bottle for your baby when you spot a tiny, brown dot in the milk. Where could it have come from? How did an apparently foreign contaminate get mixed into your baby’s formula?
When we first noticed the brown floaters, we assumed that we had accidentally contaminated the formula ourselves. But despite our future caution, the specks just kept popping up. That’s when we got worried. Something was in the formula, and we wanted to know what it was.
Baby slings have become trendy over the past few years. Wearing your baby is not only convenient, it makes a statement to the world about being close to your child. But are baby slings safe? As it turns out, the answer to that question is not a simple one.