Benefits of the Pacifier

Oh the pacifier! Some babies are obsessed with them and will want to pack one for college, while others never seem to care for them (it’s a toss-up really). We all know that they are a great tool to include in your parent arsenal for those baby meltdown days, but did you also know that introducing a pacifier to your baby has some other great advantages? Here are some wonderful ways a pacifier can help your baby: Satisfies the Sucking Reflex Your baby is equipped with 7 natura

Helping Your Baby Sleep Through the Night

Congratulations, you’ve made it through the unpredictable sleep of a newborn! Now what? If your baby is over 4 months old and is still sleeping for short durations at a time you may be thinking, “When does it get better?!” Not getting enough sleep is hard and it can wreak havoc on your body and your mental health (hey there’s a reason sleep deprivation is used as a torture technique!). While your baby’s sleep can jump around a lot within their first year pushing you to the b