Baby-Friendly Laundry Products

Baby-Friendly Laundry Products

If you tell a non-parent that you’re on the market for laundry products for your baby, you’ll likely get a blank stare. Why would baby clothing need different treatment than grown-up clothing? Once you’ve dealt with baby laundry, th ...
Choosing a Sunscreen for Baby

Choosing a Sunscreen for Baby

Oh how babies love the beach! The wind tickles their tiny toes and makes them giggle; the sand is fun to sift through with chubby little hands; the ocean is a source of endless mystery and amusement. Not so amusing, however, is a baby with a sunburn. ...
How to Squeeze in “Me” Time During Naptime

How to Squeeze in “Me” Time During Naptime

Who doesn’t love a mani-pedi every now and then, or maybe even a facial or massage? Once you become a mom, though, expensive spa sessions often become a distant memory. Who has time for “me” time when what you really need is to cat ...
Homeopathic Help for Under-the-Weather Babies

Homeopathic Help for Under-the-Weather Babies

When your baby is sick””truly sick””you will want to go straight to the pediatrician. But medical intervention isn’t always required every time your baby seems a little bit “off” of her game, whether it’s a case o ...
How to Be an Eco-Friendly Mama

How to Be an Eco-Friendly Mama

My oldest son’s birthday is on Earth Day. I can’t say for sure, but I suspect becoming a mom on April 22, 2003, may have made me more respectful of Mother Earth than I might have been otherwise, and I do find myself gravitating towards ec ...
Exercising While Pregnant: 6 Safety Tips

Exercising While Pregnant: 6 Safety Tips

If you aren’t considered “at risk” for a complicated delivery, chances are that your obstetrician or midwife has told you exercising while pregnant is the healthy thing to do. Now, you might not actually feel like working up a swea ...
A Natural Remedy for Cradle Cap

A Natural Remedy for Cradle Cap

It’s a good thing babies don’t wear black turtlenecks. Because if they did, all of the ones suffering from the extremely common condition called “cradle cap,” or infantile seborrheic dermatitis, would have yucky flakes on the ...