Tag Archives: diapers

Bad News About Baby Powder

Bad News About Baby Powder

Ask your mom or grandma what items you need to have on hand for baby, and chances are, she’s going to mention baby powder. This soft, silky substance, after all, was what protected her babies’ delicate skin from diaper rash. But the American Academy ...
Dining Out with Little Kids: A Survival Guide

Dining Out with Little Kids: A Survival Guide

I’ve always been envious of parents who were able to enjoy taking their little ones out to dinner. As babies and toddlers, my kids always seemed to have a 30 minute time-limit at restaurants. After that point, we could expect whining, crying, s ...
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 ...
Baby’s Stinky Little Secret

Baby’s Stinky Little Secret

Ah, that new baby smell. Hold your baby close, press your face to his neck and just inhale”¦addictive, right? But we all know what doesn’t smell so good: the diapers. And the spit-up. And it really stinks””excuse the pun””when ...