Safe Sleeping for Your Newborn

Written by Cathy Hale on March 27th, 2017

There's something wonderfully mesmerizing about watching your sweet little angel sleep. I remember gazing at my babies while they were sleeping - wondering if they were dreaming or what they were possibly dreaming about since their whole world was totally new and undiscovered. I remember studying their perfect features and wondering, "How did I get so lucky?"

Tips for Traveling with Baby for Spring Break

Written by Cathy Hale on March 14th, 2017

Springtime is on its way, bringing sunnier skies, warmer weather, and outdoor activities galore! Are you shaking off the winter chills and getting ready for new adventures with your baby like a spring break vacation? If so, traveling with your baby is easier than ever before. It just takes some extra planning to make sure ...

Crying It Out: What Moms Think

Written by Cathy Hale on February 13th, 2017

As a mom, you quickly figure out lots of ways to soothe a crying baby. Whether it’s cuddling her close and rocking together in a quiet room or singing a lullaby while walking around the house, you can usually find a technique that works.

Safe Baby Bath Temperature

Written by Cathy Hale on January 16th, 2017

Most babies love (I mean really love!) bath time. But even though bath time can be fun, there are serious safety tips to follow to avoid accidents. In this article, part of our National Bath Safety Month series, we’ll cover the importance of safe bath temperatures for your baby.

New Parenting Tips and Baby Advice

Written by Cathy Hale on December 20th, 2016

From the moment you find out you’re expecting, you embark on one of the most exciting journeys in your life – parenthood! And as soon as you announce your pregnancy, you’ll find that everyone has plenty of advice for new parents and they’re happy to share it.

Surviving The Night with Baby

Written by Cathy Hale on December 5th, 2016

One of the toughest aspects of being a new parent is surviving long nights with a newborn. Sleep deprivation tends to be an overarching challenge that can cause tension, frustration and stress for any family. One of the best things you can do is adjust your nighttime mindset and set realistic expectations.

6 Tips for Soothing a Fussy Baby

Written by Cathy Hale on November 22nd, 2016

Babies cry a lot. They’re notoriously famous for it. And despite our best efforts to handle a crying baby calmly and matter-of-factly, a crying baby can unnerve even the coolest, most experienced parents.

New Mom 101 – Behavioral Milestones

Written by Cathy Hale on October 25th, 2016

As a new parent, lots of exciting milestones lie ahead: baby’s first smile, her first real laugh and that wobbly first step. Your seemingly fragile newborn will be bouncing around like a chatty acrobat before you know it.

Soothing Your Baby with Sound

Written by Cathy Hale on October 11th, 2016

As a mom, you are equipped with all sorts of awesome instinctive tools for soothing a fussy baby. Did you know your voice alone is extremely comforting for your baby? If you think about it, your little peanut has been listening to your voice long before she arrived.

Baby Essentials – Essentials for 1st 3 Months

Written by Cathy Hale on September 27th, 2016

The initial foray into motherhood was by far the most exciting experience in my life. I felt like the first few months of my pregnancy moved at a glacial pace, then suddenly time was flying by way too fast.