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The First 24-Hours of Baby’s Life

Saturday, June 9, 2018 By Nina Spears
baby's first 24 hours of life

.You have probably planned and prepared for what labor and pushing will be like, or maybe even a c-section for your birth. But not many people think about what they may expect once their little one comes into the world. Usually it’s a whirlwind of different tests, procedures, tons of swaddling, practicing breastfeeding and more. The first day of your […]

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21 Ways to Increase Your Milk Production

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 By Nina Spears
21 Ways to Increase Your Milk Production | Baby Chick

There is a common fear that many mothers have if they are nursing or are planning to breastfeed their babies. “Will I be able to make enough milk?” Some women are able to produce a great amount and other women have to work a bit to increase her supply. The good thing is, milk production is a demand & […]

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How to Have a Successful Start at Breastfeeding

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 By Nina Spears
How to Have a Successful Start at Breastfeeding | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. We’ve all heard that “breast is best,” but when baby is born sometimes breastfeeding doesn’t go exactly as you plan. Luckily there are some things that you can do from day one–even during your pregnancy!–to have a better start at breastfeeding. And I must say, having a successful […]

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How Dads Can Help a New Mom

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 By Nina Spears
How Dads Can Help a New Mom | Baby Chick

Once a baby is born, many dads aren’t sure what they can do to help. To them, it seems like all the baby wants is mom and the boobs. Dads can feel overwhelmed and helpless and, honestly, clueless as to what they can do to pitch in and help mom and baby. You need to remember, […]

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Is It Seriously That Easy to Get a Breast Pump through Insurance?

Monday, May 21, 2018 By Nina Spears
Is It Seriously That Easy to Get a Breast Pump through Insurance? | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: This post is sponsored by Aeroflow Breastpumps but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. If you’re planning on breastfeeding your baby and know that you’ll need help with some of the feedings–maybe you’re going back to work, want help with night feedings, or you […]

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Why Every Mom Needs THIS Postpartum Underwear After Baby

Thursday, March 1, 2018 By Nina Spears
The Postpartum Product You Never Knew You NEEDED! | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. It’s the Postpartum Product You Never Knew You Needed! If you’re like me, the clothes that you have in your closet pre-pregnancy probably aren’t the most ideal options that you want to wear after having a baby. Everything that I had in my wardrobe was fitted, petite and […]

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Staying on Budget with a New Baby

Monday, February 19, 2018 By Meredith Rines
Staying on Budget with a New Baby | Baby Chick

After your new baby arrives, everything in your life seems to just fall out of its routine. Let’s face it most families budget and spending habits take a nosedive after a baby arrives. You’re tired, you probably haven’t showered in the past day (or two) and you are in survival mode. Well there a few […]

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Why We Should Choose Safe Deodorant while Breastfeeding

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 By Nina Spears
Why It's Important to Choose Safe Deodorant while Breastfeeding | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. Something that you might not be thinking about when breastfeeding is . . . your deodorant. Why should we be rethinking our purchases when it comes to deodorants and antiperspirants? Let me tell you. It’s all about the ingredients–especially while breastfeeding. But first, do you know the […]

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What to Do if Your Pediatrician Tells You Your Baby has Torticollis

Friday, December 22, 2017 By Aimee Ketchum
What to Do if Your Pediatrician Tells You Your Baby has Torticollis | Baby Chick

The last few weeks in that utero is really tight quarters! Your baby may end up in a position that is less than ideal for their developing muscles. I’m sure I don’t have to tell you that. All third trimester mommies are well-accustomed to an elbow in the ribs, a foot on the bladder. It is […]

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8 Tips for Baby’s First Bath

Thursday, December 21, 2017 By Nina Spears
8 Tips for Baby's First Bath | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos are by Creative Clicks Photography. Once you give birth to your newborn you may wonder when you should give your baby his or her first bath. You actually have to wait to give them a real bath until after their umbilical cord falls off, but before then you can give baby […]

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