10 Things To Remember When Trying To Get Your Picky Kids To Eat Real Food Meals

10 Things To Remember When Trying To Get Your Picky Kids To Eat Real Food Meals

Are your kids picky? Is it tough to get them to eat healthy, real food meals? If so, I have 10 tips to get picky kids to eat healthy food meals right here. Source: 10 Things To Remember When Trying To Get Your Picky Kids To Eat Real Food Meals

Top Latching Tips - HappyFamily

Top Latching Tips – HappyFamily

Perfecting the Basic Step of the Breastfeeding “Dance”: The Latch Dr. Jimi Francis, IBCLC, RDN, LD, RLC If this is your first time breastfeeding, don’t expect that you will automatically know how to breastfeed your baby. Breastfeeding is a learned behavior that takes practice. Breastfeeding is like dancing: a beautiful interaction between two people. However,… Continue reading Top Latching Tips – HappyFamily

What to Eat While Breastfeeding - HappyFamily

What to Eat While Breastfeeding – HappyFamily

What to Know • Healthy eating improves the quality of your breastmilk • Baby gets first dibs on your nutrient supply • Adequate hydration is essential • Learn which nutrients are especially important and how to incorporate them into your diet • The quality and variety of what you eat while breastfeeding can influence your… Continue reading What to Eat While Breastfeeding – HappyFamily

Herbal Remineralizing Toothpaste Recipe

Herbal Remineralizing Toothpaste Recipe

Remineralizing toothpaste recipes are many, but this one uses the superfood spirulina to remineralize teeth. Use as tooth powder or tooth paste. Great for kids. Source: Herbal Remineralizing Toothpaste Recipe

How To Make Healthy Kid's Toothpaste - Growing Up Herbal

How To Make Healthy Kid’s Toothpaste – Growing Up Herbal

It's insanely easy to make healthy kid's toothpaste at home... one that your kids will love. Today I'm gonna show you how to make it three different ways! Source: How To Make Healthy Kid's Toothpaste - Growing Up Herbal

Probiotics May Ease Infant Colic

Probiotics May Ease Infant Colic

Colicky babies (and their parents) might find a reprieve from the tears by giving a probiotic called Lactobacillus reuteri a try, according to a study in the Journal of Pediatrics. Baby, don’t cry! As any parent who’s had a colicky baby can tell you, those first few months of Baby’s life can feel like an… Continue reading Probiotics May Ease Infant Colic

Food & Intolerances

Food & Intolerances

Checking for allergies and intolerances When transitioning to solids, introduce new foods one at a time, waiting 2 to 4 days before starting another new food. This will let you see how Baby reacts to each food and will help identify any allergies or intolerances. Don’t be concerned if the color and texture of your… Continue reading Food & Intolerances

5 Great Ways to Green Your Baby

5 Great Ways to Green Your Baby

As a parent, you naturally want to protect your baby’s health and well-being. Well, you can do that and promote a healthy environment by making choices that are good for your child and good for the planet. Pay attention The first step toward that goal, says Christopher Gavigan, CEO and executive director of Healthy Child… Continue reading 5 Great Ways to Green Your Baby

Be Fussy about Your Baby Formula

Be Fussy about Your Baby Formula

A study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that feeding infants a certain type of nutrient-enriched formula led to faster weight gain in infancy—but also made for chubbier children later. Bigger isn’t always better for babies With obesity rates continuing to climb, recent research has aimed to identify what factors—other than the… Continue reading Be Fussy about Your Baby Formula

Common Illnesses 101

Common Illnesses 101

Common Cold The common cold (or upper respiratory infection or URI) is a viral infection involving the upper air passages, usually the nose and throat. A runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, and low-grade fever are the usual symptoms, but a cough, sore throat, red and watery eyes, and a decreased appetite may also be present.… Continue reading Common Illnesses 101