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Since our children have delicate immune systems and other possible physical problems, the issue of vaccines is huge! Jett got one shot a visit for a total of two a month during his first five months of life. He hasn’t had any more vaccines since. My present pediatrician agrees 100% to give no more vaccines

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While breast milk is nature’s perfect and complete baby food, situations sometimes make us have to find an alternative. First, try to find a breast milk donor. (I know it sounds strange, but hey, we drink cow’s milk and goat’s milk, which is “donated” and human milk is so much better!) Some companies who provide

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STOCKHOLM-Infant formulas and foods may be posing a risk to developing babies, according to Swedish researchers who warned of the potentially adverse effects of elevated toxic and essential metal concentrations in infant formulas and foods in a new study published in the journal of Food Chemistry (J Food Chem. 2011 Aug 1;127(3):943- 951 DOI:10.1016… ♥

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Goal one is to change the position in which your baby is being fed. Mouths must always be lower than ears to prevent milk flow into Eustachian tubes. The bottle position is altered to introduce the nipple from below the mouth, vertically encouraging a slight chin tuck. In this position your baby draws the milk

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Virtually all processed meats contain another well-known carcinogen: sodium nitrite. It’s a commonly used preservative and antimicrobial agent that also adds color and flavor to processed and cured meats. Hot dogs, deli meats and bacon are notorious for their nitrite content, so even though they might be low in HCA’s, they are far from healthful.

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Coconut Oil Info and Recipes Coconut oil has many, many therapeutic benefits. Jett has been getting CO three times a day mixed in with his supplements since he was about 3 months old. I also use it on his diaper area if there is any sort of skin condition present. Babies can certainly benefit from

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Unfortunately, constipation is no laughing matter and it has caused me no end of worry. (Hence the lovely text messages to my hubby while he’s at work.) For some reason, I gauge my success as a mom on the details of Jett’s BMs! But, since he turned four years old, I finally figured it out! So

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