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Mixed Reviews for Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Information | 4 comments

Mixed Reviews for Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play

Throughout the past several years, both moms and doulas have loved the Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper. It’s a versatile and inexpensive piece of baby equipment that make babies feel extremely cozy and comfortable, and since it’s angled most babies seem to sleep more soundly when in it. Millions have been sold and they are used every day with new babies throughout the United States. For most babies, the Rock ‘n Play will not adversely effect them. Unfortunately, however, its use has recently been linked to some developmental and medical issues in infants, such as Torticollis and Plagiocephaly: Torticollis – Congenital or positional,...

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Taking Care of a Newborn the EASY Way

Posted by on Dec 21, 2016 in Information | 0 comments

Taking Care of a Newborn the EASY Way

It’s the one thing every new parent wants and every newborn needs: a routine. Designed to empower new parents and to create a happy, well rested baby, the EASY routine (Eat, Awake/Activity, Sleep, You) will help give you a sense of order and assist you in learning to read your baby’s cues so you know what your baby is trying to tell you and when. I first read about this routine from Tracy Hogg’s book, “Secrets of the Baby Whisperer.” This routine starts typically at about three weeks. However, if you have a wakeful, well-fed newborn you can certainly start earlier. Here’s how it works: Eat – Feed your baby as they are waking up, and feed them...

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