Being a mother is one of the most important jobs on the planet. It’s normal to feel overwhelmed and even anxious at the prospect of being responsible for this new little human, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay that way. Here are four ways to step into this new role with confidence and […]

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You only want the best for your baby, so hiring the right nanny is a decision of great importance. After all, your hope is that this person has a long-term relationship with you and your family, and she will be spending long hours with your baby. Here are some tips to help you make this […]

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Whether you’re a brand-new mom or an experienced parent, having a solid support system around you is critical to success. While every mom’s group is going to look a little different, here are some places to look when putting together your tribe.   Friends and Family When you’re looking for people who can support you […]

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When you research “bonding with a newborn,” most articles speak to women who are stay at home parents or at the least, have a long maternity leave. However, there are growing numbers of mothers who do not live within either reality. These moms need to get back to work as soon as they can, and […]

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Here’s what matters:   The use of pacifiers is justifiable in certain situations and will support breastfeeding rather than interfere with it. We used to think that using a pacifier could make it hard for babies to learn how to suck correctly while breastfeeding – you have probably heard this called nipple confusion. But, the […]

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  When you’re looking at the seed of healthy infant sleep, everything points back to one crucial factor: physiology. However, to make sure that seed gets the nurturing it needs, you have to do a little digging. So many parents see their newborns struggle with getting very little sleep and feel helpless, relegated to the […]

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Newborn care is about problem-solving. I will help you through those tricky moments as a parent.   Newborn care is for you to get the rest you need; For your baby to have the highest standard of care. Newborn care is for managing all things baby; Whether during your travel or making sure none of […]

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Lactation counseling is a specialized, in-person, judgment-free way to learn how to provide breast milk for your baby.   Making milk can be challenging, and parents have to make a lot of decisions with imperfect information. In my experience, the best way to start strong is with the advice and expertise of a lactation professional. […]

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Infant massage is an evidenced based tool for improving outcomes for babies and parents in their first 100 days of life.   Here is what the science says about infant massage for newborns:   better sleep, less crying, increased breast milk supply, shorter NICU stays, improved weight gain, learning and brain development, and relief for […]

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/sleeping through the night/ – Verb 8 to 12 hours of uninterrupted sleep. Just sleep. During the night. Apart from naps. Or feedings. Or human pacifiers.   Sleep consulting is for parents who don’t want to choose between their baby’s sleep and their own. Sleep consulting is for families who wish for rest for everyone. […]

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