Tag: Humour

50 Pieces of Stellar Advice New Moms Are Dying to Receive

50 Pieces of Stellar Advice New Moms Are Dying to Receive

[ 9 ] 9:46 pm |

You know how sometimes you see a struggling mom and don’t just want to say the same old boring stuff? Stuff like “How can I help?”, or “Here, let me take your baby so you can get a break?”. Well, don’t worry, because I’ve put together this list of other stuff you can say. And […]

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Disturbing Vintage Baby Ads: Remedies for Colic, Gas and Other Baby Ailments

Disturbing Vintage Baby Ads: Remedies for Colic, Gas and Other Baby Ailments

[ 1 ] 11:21 pm |

It’s hard to believe, but the following are real vintage ads for remedies for common baby ailments like colic, gas (wind), teething, rash and colds. Disturbing doesn’t even begin to describe some of these. It’s not colic, it’s insomnia! “Colic, nothing! She has insomnia!”. Personally, Bill, I think she’s just the gay type – [she […]

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20 Genius Baby Hacks to Make Your Life Simpler

20 Genius Baby Hacks to Make Your Life Simpler

[ 14 ] 1:56 pm |

I have to admit I’ve been spending an inordinate amount of time lately reading ‘hacks’: tips or tricks to make life easier (or at least more fun). I know my husband has LOVED hearing how to pull out a sliver using baking soda, use bread clips to organize power cords, and how to microwave leftovers […]

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Cat Soothes Baby to Sleep [Video]

Cat Soothes Baby to Sleep [Video]

[ 1 ] 9:23 am |

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The Great Jacket Fiasco [Video]

The Great Jacket Fiasco [Video]

[ 1 ] 10:34 am |

I thought I’d share this little diddy from when Sammy was about 3 years old. I was trying to get him into the routine of hanging his jacket up on his hook every time we came in from being outside. I was determined that this wasn’t too much to ask of him, and I told […]

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Baby Sleep Positions Infographic

Baby Sleep Positions Infographic

[ 2 ] 10:24 pm |

Ever slept with your baby? It can be great, right? It can also be a huge pain in the butt. I regularly wake up perched on the edge of my bed, blanketless and cold, one arm and one leg hanging off the side, a small pokey foot jabbing me in the side. My son, on the other […]

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The 9 Causes of Colic, Fussiness, High Need Behaviour and the Spirited Temperament

[ 15 ] 4:10 pm |

*Please note: This entire post is TONGUE IN CHEEK. I figured I better state that up front before I receive any more hate mail 😉 Great news! Having run The Fussy Baby Site for 5 years, I’ve had loads of opportunities to talk with parents, experts, doctors, and even some post-fussy kids. Over that time, […]

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