Meals Around the Table

We have all heard how important it is to have meals as a family around the table. I couldn’t agree more! It’s wonderful for modeling feeding, utensil use, drinking from an open cup, and trying new foods. It’s an uninterrupted opportunity to talk to your children face...

Choosing Bottle Nipples

Have you ever played Bingo at a baby shower? One of the first items I always remember to put on my card is “bottles”. What Mom HASN’T registered for bottles? Even Moms who plan to nurse will register for bottles, so that another caregiver can feed the baby on...

Toddler Drinks

We have been talking a lot about feeding lately, but haven’t mentioned toddler drinks! So, I thought I’d share some thoughts with you…cheers! What are the best drinks for toddlers? Once your baby is a year old, they can begin drinking cows’ milk. Milk is an excellent...

Sneaking in Fruits and Veggies

One of the most common issues that parents of young children face is that their child doesn’t eat enough fruits or veggies…my house included! We’ve taken steps to increase the amounts of fruits and veggies the kids eat at home. One of the biggest WINS we have had is...

When to Begin Solid Foods

Long time no blog! I’ve missed sharing with you all this week, but have been so excited about the ideas and comments we’ve been getting. Please continue to share our blog! So, on with the show! When we decide what to write about, many of our ideas come from frequent...