About Your Baby

Why Is My Newborn Baby So Ugly?

A face only a mother could love. A well known saying. But what if you, as a mother, take one look at your baby and think… oh my goodness, they are SO ugly! There are, fortunately, four pieces of good news for…

12 Alternatives | Stopping Newborn Tummy Time Crying

What tummy time does for your baby is important. It develops the core muscles, avoids baby having a flat head from always laying on their back, allows them to increase their sensory absorption and lets them try out a new…

Should I Give Tylenol or Panadol Before or After Immunization Shots?

Tylenol (also known under names such as acetaminophen, panadol and paracetamol depending on brand and location) is commonly given to babies before or after they have their immunizations. Doctors or pediatricians often disagree on when to give baby Tylenol. Some will…

10 Baby Constipation Remedies | 4 Things to Avoid

Many new parents worry when their baby’s bowel movements change but it’s important to remember that some changes are normal as baby passes the meconium, changes from colostrum to breastmilk or breastmilk to bottle or has solids introduced to their…

Cough, Throwing Up, Temps & Teething | Due To Food Intolerance

My eldest daughter was a perfect teether -she’d grizzle for one day then pop a tooth. With my youngest, I wasn’t so lucky. From the time she popped her first tooth, I began to keep a towel on my bed…

My Baby Has Black Gums. Is This A Rotten Tooth? Teething Related?

It can be scary to see a black gum in a baby’s mouth. Probably your first thought is whether this is normal and whether their tooth may be rotting under their gum. Don’t worry! 99% of the time, black gums…