Category Archives: Feeding & Changing

Should You Buy a Baby Food Processor?


Homemade baby food is a growing trend these days as parents become more concerned about what additives might or might not be in processed baby foods and concern that the way processed foods are prepared takes away a lot of the nutritious vitamins and minerals that the ingredients originally contained. Making your own baby food is time consuming stuff though which is why many of the parents who make the decision to take the home made baby food route purchase a baby food processor to speed and streamline things a little. Read more on Should You Buy a Baby Food Processor?…

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Discovering the Best Baby Food Brands


Walk into any grocery store theses days and into the baby foods aisle and there are now so many different baby food brands it can be hard to know where to start when choosing between them. Do you go with the brand you ate when you were a baby? Or try one of the new names, maybe an organic?

And whatever the name on the label which of these baby food brands are actually going to provide great nutrition for your growing child without tasting so bad that no self respecting Baby – whether they are only six months old or not – would ever eat it (Hint if your child rejects a certain flavor of baby food again and again, taste it yourself, there are some that are just not that nice) Here, to give you a head start at the supermarket is a little about what some of the larger baby food brands have to offer today: Read more on Discovering the Best Baby Food Brands…

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Becoming Baby’s Chef – How to Make Homemade Baby Food


Every parent wants what is best for their baby and that includes trying to make sure that once they begin to eat solid foods that the foods they are being given are as wholesome and nutritious as possible. There are dozens of options out there when to comes to pre-made baby food (the stuff in the little jars) but increasing parents are concerned about exactly what goes into it, even the organic stuff and are opting for homemade baby food instead. Read more on Becoming Baby’s Chef – How to Make Homemade Baby Food…

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Potty Chairs for Boys – Useful Buying Tips


Potty training can be a trying experience for both parents and kids and it takes a lot of patience, understanding and the right equipment to make it as smooth a process as possible. Many parents find that a potty chair is one of those essentials. Read more on Potty Chairs for Boys – Useful Buying Tips…

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Real Life Potty Training Tips from Real Life Parents


There are probably literally a million and one (or more) books, videos, articles and TV shows that have offered potty training tips. Tips are one thing though, often what actually works is quite another. Every child is different and there really is no one right way to potty train.

Still it is quite natural that as parents embark on the sometimes very frustrating journey that is potty training they will look for all the potty training tips they can find. But who better to ask really than people who have been there, and been there very recently? We meet a lot of parents in our line of work so we decided to ask some of them for their best potty training tips, as well as adding one of our own: Read more on Real Life Potty Training Tips from Real Life Parents…

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Tips For Weaning Breastfeeding Babies the Right Way


Many breast feeding Moms have many questions about weaning breastfeeding babies the right way and when is the right time to begin to start doing so. Even though every Mom and child are different and will need to do things in whatever manner suits them best here are some basic tips for helping make the transition from breast to bottle or sippy cup a smooth one: Read more on Tips For Weaning Breastfeeding Babies the Right Way…

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Breast Feeding Tips For New Moms


Baby experts do not always agree on everything but the one thing that there is a strong consensus about is that if it possible for her to do so breast feeding is one of the best things a Mom can do for her baby. Breast feeding is certainly not always easy though. Here are some breast feeding tips on how to make it easier for you and your baby: Read more on Breast Feeding Tips For New Moms…

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What Foods Make for The Best Breast Feeding Diet?


New moms are all usually keen to shed their extra baby weight as soon as possible, but breast feeding Moms need to be sensible about doing so because their breast feeding diet is not only going to affect their health but to a certain degree the quality of their breast milk as well. New Moms do not have to change their diet too much to ensure a good healthy supply of breast milk, basically following a well balanced, healthy diet is all they need to do, but there are certain foods that experts often recommend that women eat while breastfeeding to help ensure their health as well as that of their nursing baby. Read more on What Foods Make for The Best Breast Feeding Diet?…

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How to Save Money on Medela Breast Pump Accessories


There are a number of different well known brands of breast pump to choose from but one of the most popular manufacturers is Medela. Medela breast pumps are used in hospitals and by new Moms alike and all of the Medela breast pump models are usually considered by most people to provide great quality and function at a reasonable price. Read more on How to Save Money on Medela Breast Pump Accessories…

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Tips for Choosing the Best Breast Pumps


Whether you are a breast feeding Mom getting ready to return to work or would just like to be able to leave Baby with a sitter for the day a breast pump is probably something well worth considering. But with so many option out there how do you decide which choices are the best breast pumps and which one of them will work best for you? Here are a few pointers: Read more on Tips for Choosing the Best Breast Pumps…

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