Crying and Calming Baby

From the Message Boards

Moms of Infants

UTI while breastfeeding

I MAY have a UTI. is there any over the counter med I can take until I get to the doc? I have light...

Breastfeeding

How do you bf with big preggo belly?

LOL...I know that sounds like I am really ignorant. I have a 18 month old and I have baby fever bu...

Breastfeeding

New here, ftm and 4 months strong!

Hey ladies my name is Courtney and I am new to the breastfeeding board! I am happy to say I have bee...

Cloth Diapering

Cloth Diaper Newbie

Hi everyone! My name is Amanda and I'm pregnant with DS#2, he's due in early December. I wanted to d...

Cloth Diapering

Buying covers online...

Hi ladies..it been a very long time since I posted in here..My back story is as follows..I had cloth...

» Check out the friendliest message board for moms and moms-to-be!

Snuggle Up for a Long Winter Nap

By Inhabitots

It's too bad moms and dads can't catch up on some much needed ZZZZZs and hibernate for the winter. » Read more

Eco Dental Care Tips For Tots, And Preparing For The Tooth Fairy

By Inhabitots

We all know what hard work it is for baby to sprout those teeth, and we have some eco dental care tips to keep your tot's pearly whites shining bright. Start with a BPA-free toothbrush. » Read more

Effective, Nontoxic Teethers & Tips To Soothe Teething Babies

By Inhabitots

Teething is painful work, and it often causes babies to have very irritable days and long, sleepless nights -- both of which affect the entire family. » Read more

Colic Symptoms in Babies

Colic is a condition in which a baby starts to cry for extended periods of time, and often for no obvious reason (no fever, for example). The crying is a response to intense abdominal pain, and doctors use what they call the “Rule of Three” to help identify it. » Read more

Colic Myths

As if new parents weren’t stressed out enough, the persistent cry of a colicky infant adds even more tension to a household with a brand-new baby around. Adding to the difficulty is the fact that there are plenty of not-so-helpful myths about colic and what to do about it. If you have a colicky baby, you want helpful, meaningful advice – and you want it now. » Read more

How to Soothe a Colicky Baby

Having a colicky baby can be incredibly stressful and frustrating for parents. Colic refers to when an otherwise healthy baby that cries for three or more hours a day, three or more days a week, for three or more weeks (and often much longer). » Read more

Your Crying Baby

By Nancy Da Silva » Read more

Separation Anxiety

By Elizabeth Pantley, Author of Gentle Baby Care   » Read more

How to Calm Your Crying Baby

By By Elizabeth Pantley, Author of Gentle Baby Care

When we’re pregnant or awaiting adoption, we dream about our baby-to-be, we always envision those beautiful Hallmark card scenes: charming baby smiling up at peaceful mother’s face. We read books in advance of the big day about how care for a newborn - how to bathe, feed and dress her - and then we feel somewhat prepared. » Read more

Crying It Out: Will Holding Your Baby Too Much Spoil Him?

By Nancy Da Silva

Your baby is crying. You’re in the middle of a task in another room, or you’re entertaining company. Do you stop what you’re doing and go pick them up or do you let them cry it out and stay where you are? The answer to that question, regardless of which you choose, will definitely make you wrong depending on who you talk to. » Read more