Tag: Formula

You Are Enough

You Are Enough

12:57 pm |

When you have a baby who is rarely happy or content, it can feel like the weight of the world is on your shoulders. It can lead you to start questioning every decision you make, just in case it’s the reason your baby is inconsolable. It’s easy to feel like you aren’t enough. Sometimes you feel […]

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Feeding a Fussy Baby: Causes, Challenges and Solutions

Feeding a Fussy Baby: Causes, Challenges and Solutions

[ 9 ] 9:42 pm |

One of the most challenging aspects of having a fussy baby is feeding. Parents of fussy or high need babies often report short, unpredictable and difficult feedings, regardless of whether the baby is breastfed or formula-fed. Common feeding issues for fussy babies include: Fussing or crying during or after a feeding Baby pulling away or […]

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Sponsored: An Affordable Gentle Formula Alternative

Sponsored: An Affordable Gentle Formula Alternative

[ 0 ] 11:39 am |

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sam’s Club. All opinions are 100% mine. I breastfed both my babies. I LOVED nursing, for the most part. While it was tricky at first, I was proud of myself for sticking it out, and feel so blessed to have had that experience. That […]

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Why It’s Not “Just” Colic or Fussiness

Why It’s Not “Just” Colic or Fussiness

[ 65 ] 10:14 am |

I loved Sophie’s last post on how parents of fussy, colicky or high need kids are part of an exclusive club. Without having thought of it in those terms before, that’s exactly what it’s like: The club that no one ever asked to join. And while I’m the first to acknowledge that we need to […]

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Feeding a Baby with Reflux

Feeding a Baby with Reflux

[ 1 ] 2:02 pm |

My 4 week old baby seems to have a hard time feeding. He often cries during feeding (both breast and bottle). He gets very squirmy, arches his back, and screams. He also tends to spit up quite a lot after feeding. The doctor has said he has reflux, and he is on medication to help […]

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