health


My Toddler Won’t Eat: Toddler Nutrition 101

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 By Amanda Davies
My Toddler Won’t Eat: Toddler Nutrition 101 | Baby Chick

After my son’s first birthday we started to really push the transition to solid foods, and I did not know what to expect. At 18 months he was eating only one or two meals day and refusing most meats and vegetables. He was still drinking about 24-30 ounces of whole milk per day. As a […]

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New Year Nutrition for the Entire Family

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 By Jessica Tomes
healthy food for the family, baby chick, healthy options, new year new food

Every new year, many individuals and families resolve to get healthier. Wanting to get healthy is a great first step. But knowing how to get started can be a little more challenging. (Raises both hands and waves them around desperately.) We recently chatted with Erin Pelias, certified health coach and owner of Mommy Roux, to see […]

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Growing Organically | Green Cleaning

Thursday, December 29, 2016 By Nina Spears
honest company, house cleaning, green cleaning, safe cleaning, baby chick

I’ve done it, you guys! I’ve accomplished my 2016 resolution by completing my growing organically series and choosing better and healthier options for myself all year. I have to say, I’m pretty proud of myself since the majority of people (including myself) don’t make it past the first few months. My mind and body are also grateful […]

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Shop “Green Friday” with Baby Chick!

Friday, November 25, 2016 By Jessica Tomes
green friday favorites

Hello, Mommy Chicks! We hope you all had a truly fabulous Thanksgiving — eating entirely too much delicious food (the pie and wine is my personal favorite), and snuggling with your precious families in front of the television! Can you BELIEVE that the holiday shopping season is now officially upon us? We most certainly cannot! Wasn’t […]

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Growing Organically | Better & Healthier Cooking Made Easy

Thursday, November 17, 2016 By Nina Spears
easy cooking, meal prep, healthy meals for the family, meals at your door, baby chick

All of my close friends know that I am not a cook. You will not find me in the kitchen making delicious meals or trying out new recipes. I can do it if I must (kind of), but it’s just not my thing. However when you’re trying to live a healthier and more organic lifestyle you have to make your […]

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10 Sleep Tips for Moms

Friday, October 28, 2016 By Nina Spears
10 Sleep Tips for Moms | Baby Chick

Sleep. Once you become a parent, you realize just how much you love it and how much you miss it. Sleeping in is a thing of the past. Now your little babies need you every couple of hours day and night, and your older children are getting up before the crack of dawn. Then add your […]

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Children’s Dental Care: Before the Candy, Tooth Trivia

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 By Jessica Tomes
Children's Dental Care: Before the Candy, Tooth Trivia | Baby Chick

Did you know your teeth can say a lot about your overall health? (The same is true regarding our children’s teeth. And health.) Most of us should plan to see a dentist twice a year — every six months — unless we are experiencing more serious dental issues, of course. As parents, we should start […]

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What is Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease?

Friday, September 23, 2016 By Jessica Tomes
sick baby, parenting, baby chick

It happens every year. The babies head back to school, brimming with pep and enthusiasm — and return home with every nasty germ known to mankind, poised to take down the entire family (maybe even the block), like a modern-day, nuclear holocaust. This usually happens within the first couple weeks of school, like clockwork. You’ve […]

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Prepare for Cold/ Flu Season: The Best Ways to Treat Baby’s Cold

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 By Nina Spears
Prepare for Cold/ Flu Season: The Best Ways to Treat Baby's Cold | Baby Chick

This post has been compensated by Crane and Fridababy. I also received these products as a trial in exchange for an honest review. Read our policies page for more information. As a mom, there’s nothing that breaks your heart more than seeing your child(ren) in pain. With cold and flu season approaching, I know that the last thing moms want […]

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Growing Organically | Great Plants to Have in Your Home

Thursday, July 28, 2016 By Nina Spears
indoor plants, nursery, growing organically

The summertime is always a slow time of the year for me. Families aren’t thinking about hiring a doula, signing up for a childbirth class, or getting a prenatal massage. They’re relaxing, taking time off and going on vacations! And I don’t blame them. But because of this, I have been spending even more time in my office sending out […]

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