Nurturing Tips

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  • Ignoring My Mom’s Advice, Except About Colic

    As a working mom of three children, ages 12, 10, and 6, I have had my fair share of spit-ups on my work clothes, pumping everywhere imaginable during business trips, and changing sheets after pee accidents just two hours before the alarm clock.

  • Maternity Wear Shopping Tips

    Congratulations, you are going to be a mom! Although it can be tempting to run to the maternity stores as soon as you get the good news, truth is you will likely fit into your regular clothes well into your second trimester. Every mom is different, but eventually that telltale baby bump appears and it’s time to hit the stores.

  • DIY Natural Cleaning Supplies

    Forget the harsh chemicals and expensive cleaning supplies! With just a little time and effort, you can create effective, natural, and (as an added bonus) inexpensive cleaning solutions that are safe for your home and your family.

  • Breastfeeding for Beginners

    If you are considering breastfeeding your baby or are just getting started, let me first say, good for you! Breastfeeding helps get your baby off to a great, healthy start. Breast milk is a complete source of nutrition and helps to protect children from certain illnesses and allergies for years to come.

  • Apprentice, Athlete, Scholar, Poet

    The following post is the first installment of a five-part series describing the various stages of a baby’s cognitive development. It’s excerpted from the book The Experts’ Guide to the Baby Years. The toddler that rushes down the hall calling, “Mommy phone!” is dramatically different from the newborn you held in your arms a moment and an eternity ago.
     

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Dr. Greene

Dr. Greene is a practicing pediatrician, author, speaker, children’s health advocate, and father of four.

Dr. Levine

Dr. Alanna Levine is a New York based pediatrician and a mom of two children.

Most colic solutions help in about one third of babies, but it’s hard to predict which babies will benefit. Combining remedies is often the most helpful.
- Dr. Greene