health


What to Do if Your Baby is Struggling to Poop + Baby Constipation Remedy

Friday, August 17, 2018 By Hannah Southerland
What to Do if Your Baby is Struggling to Poop: Baby Constipation Remedy

Newborn Baby Constipation When baby is constipated it is not only rough for them but also rough for parents who want to help but don’t know how. This can feel overwhelming especially when baby is upset and unsettled. I struggled along with my youngest son who was constipated often, I found myself researching everything possible […]

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What to Eat Before Bed: 10 Foods That Help You Sleep

Thursday, August 9, 2018 By Kate Horney
What to Eat Before Bed: 10 Foods That Help You Sleep | Baby Chick

As moms, we all know the importance of sleep! Your body burns fat, regenerates your cells, and slows the effects of aging while you sleep! Lack of sleep elevates our cortisol levels and stress hormones, causing our bodies to STORE rather than BURN fat. But what do you do when mom life interferes with getting […]

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What is Baby-Led Weaning?

Saturday, July 21, 2018 By Sarah Bederman
What is Baby-Led Weaning? | Baby Chick

Baby-led weaning (BLW) is a gentle, commonsense, and fun way to introduce solids to your baby. While continuing to breast or bottle feed, babies are allowed and encouraged to feed themselves real, whole foods–when they are ready. Babies have the autonomy to experiment and discover food at their own pace, developing “chewing skills, manual dexterity, […]

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3 Tips for Fostering Your Baby’s Healthy Emotional Development

Thursday, May 31, 2018 By Aimee Ketchum
emotional development

Just like physical development and cognitive development start at birth, so does your baby’s emotional development. Emotional development, sometimes called mental health refers to the development of social skills and regulation of emotions in babies. Understanding early emotional development is key in preventing mental health issues, such as depression and anxiety later on. Babies’ earliest […]

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This Pediatrician’s 411 on Vaccines

Friday, May 25, 2018 By Tessy Kadavil
This Pediatrician's 411 on Vaccines | Baby Chick

I love when kids come in for their well checks and I get to tell them, “Guess what, no shots today!!” Unfortunately, that introduction is not always the case and even though I wish all kids would happily trot into their pediatrician’s office without fear, vaccines are a standard of care in our line of […]

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Sunscreen: Are the Ingredients Dangerous for Your Baby?

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 By Hannah Crews
Sunscreen: Are the Ingredients Dangerous for Your Baby? | Baby Chick

When we think of “sunscreen,” we literally think of protection. A shield. A screen between the sun and your baby that will prevent burning and nourish their tender little skin all at the same time. However, what most moms don’t know, is that the ingredients in many store bought sunscreens are horribly dangerous. In fact, […]

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10 Things Your Chiropractor Wants You to Know

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 By Alayna Pagnani-Gendron
10 Things Your Chiropractor Wants You to Know | Baby Chick

1. Chiropractors are safe, effective and here to help you. Chiropractic has been around for what seems like forever.  It started back in 1895 with BJ Palmers first adjustment. Without getting too much into the details, this chiropractor patient was deaf, but able hear again after his adjustment! Ever since then, chiropractors have been helping […]

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10 Tips for Staying Active with Your Family

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 By Kate Horney
Tips for Staying Active with Your Family

As moms, one important job we have is to make sure that our kids develop healthy habits at a young age. It’s important to teach our kids that taking care of their bodies matters. I love teaching my boys that exercise is not a chore, but rather that it’s something that we get to do […]

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No Sweeteners Added to THIS Organic Yogurt for Babies & Kids

Thursday, April 5, 2018 By Nina Spears
Finally a Tasty LOW SUGAR Yogurt for Babies & Kids | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: This post is sponsored by Stonyfield but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. Yogurt is a delicious treat that is loved by many. Especially our kids! For baby’s first food, breakfast, a snack during playtime and before naps, even for dessert – it’s a […]

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Reasons to Take Your Sick Child to the Chiropractor

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 By Alayna Pagnani-Gendron
Reasons to Take Your Sick Child to the Chiropractor | Baby Chick

Yes. Please take your kids to the chiropractor when they are sick! Most parents don’t think twice about rushing their child to their MD when a fever breaks or they just can’t shake that cold but have you thought about bringing your child to the chiropractor? We tend to get many calls to the office […]

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