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Babies can have surprisingly strong opinions about things. This can be awesomely funny when it comes to the faces they make when they try new solid foods. Seriously, a grossed out face on a baby? Hilarious. But sometimes babies get angry about things that seem insignificant to grown ups. My daughter? Hates sleeves. The process […]
Oh, the swaddle. I have such a love/hate relationship with the swaddle. On the one hand, it keeps my 4 month old baby’s arms securely away from her face so she doesn’t smack herself awake with her own hands. On the other hand, it’s a sleep crutch. Something to be overcome at a later time. […]
Who knew a 9-month-old could develop a bad habit? I certainly didn’t. We all know that babies aren’t manipulative at this stage – they’re still just figuring out the world around them and any cries and fussiness they go through is usually simply their attempt at getting some basic need met. But, for some reason […]
On Tuesday, I walked out of Kara’s 1-month check up carrying the dreaded colic handout. You know, the paper that tells you that your baby has this mysterious condition that no one knows how to treat — a condition that pretty much ensures that every member of your family is going to suffer, because your […]
Unfortunately I’m not talking about the bow-chicka-wow topic of the book by the same title, but just in general, “how we can all not kill each other in a house with a colicky baby?”. We’ve tried what I’d characterize as “everything” and while some things make it all “better”, nothing is making it go away. […]