November 5, 2008

Help! My Baby Keeps Spitting Up!

Q: My breastfed baby spits up frequently. Is there something I’m eating that could be causing this? Could it be reflux? Or is this normal? A: If your baby is spitting up, even if it’s a frequent occurrence, it’s rarely a sign of a serious problem. In fact, “In a healthy baby,” according to the […]

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November 4, 2008

Lavender Essential Oil for Babies

photo credit: lrargerich Lavender essential oil has many uses and is safe for babies. You can use lavender on baby bedding to help baby fall asleep, for instance. It also has antimicrobial properties. Here is a wonderful article detailing more uses for lavender oil for babies. Lavender: A Mom’s Best Friend Straight from the Earth, […]

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Natural Beauty Tips: How Be A “Green” Beauty

photo credit: Philipp Hilpert – Philography by Carrie Lauth While it’s great that there are many natural and organic beauty products available nowadays, it’s still better for the environment and your pocketbook to avoid buying products you don’t need. Let’s focus on the “reducing” aspect of the equation. If you don’t NEED it, don’t buy […]

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November 1, 2008

Natural Teething Remedies

photo credit: redjar The mouth is your baby’s most developed sensory organ and a great source of pleasure. This pleasure can be discovered through feeding, sucking on a pacifier or fingers and, even though you hate it, sticking everything he comes across into his mouth. Then, these nasty teeth start breaking through the gums and […]

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October 29, 2008

Calm Your Baby Naturally

photo credit: kennymatic If your new baby is screaming, you want to calm him down in a natural way. Generations past would use drugs to calm a crying baby! Natural and effective remedies for baby’s crying do exist, though. You might want to try Earth Mama Angel Baby’s Natural Baby Kit. Keep reading for more […]

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