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25 Summer Activities in Denver Good for Kids

25 Things to Do with KIDS in Colorado (that you may have forgotten about!)

DOWNTOWN DENVER Children’s Museum NEW Joy Outdoor Adventure Park Opened on June 13, 2015, the new 60,000 square foot outdoor play space includes water features, climbing, and tunnel systems to channel all that kid energy! www.mychildsmuseum.org Downtown Petting Zoo & Train Ride (at the Denver Aquarium) During the summers the small area directly in front …

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Newborn Feeding Tips for Sleeping Longer at Night

Newborn Feeding Tips for Sleeping Longer at Night

Establish Daytime Patterns During the day, you want your baby to eat and eat and eat so that at night time, she will sleep and sleep and sleep. This means frequent feeding times, ranging from every 2 – 3 hours. If breastfeeding: feed every two hours during the day. If formula feeding: feed every 3 …

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5 Tips to Help Your Newborn Sleep Longer

5 Tips to Help Your Newborn Sleep Longer

Being a brand new parent of a brand new baby who had trouble sleeping longer than an hour at a time I utilized every resource I could find to help me. I met with professional sleep consultants, read popular books about parenting newborns, called the fussy baby network, and of course – scoured online forums …

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MinimaLIST: 10 Newborn Items I Couldn’t Survive Without

I am a devoted minimalist. While pregnant I refused a lot of different items because they seemed like gimmicks that would clutter my tiny apartment. However, after having a baby and actually dealing with the daily habits of taking care of her, I found there are 10 things I absolutely couldn’t live without: 1. Pacifier …

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10 Must Have Baby Shower Gifts Under $20

Ten Must Have Baby Shower Presents Under $20

There are those people who follow registries and those that don’t. If you’re feeling like a maverick and want to get your expectant friend something unique that she doesn’t yet realize she can’t live without, follow our guide below. (And each item has detailed explanations so upon giving the gift, you can tell her exactly …

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Get Better Sleep with a New Infant

The Amazing Rock ‘n Play*

  Acid Reflux Reducer Dealing with a baby that suffers from serious acid reflux, I found I couldn’t just lay her on her back or I would be faced with a giant projectile spit-up. Yet the bed with a pillow, or Boppy-propping alternatives, all had their own downfalls as well. I found when I propped …

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Tumble Bumble by Felicia Bond

10 Lesser-Known, Must-Have, Perfect Board Books Make Ultimate Baby Shower Gifts

Beyond Goodnight Moon and Pat the Bunny … past Sandra Boynton and Eric Carle – there are so many absolutely wonderful, lesser known board books that we wanted to share them with you. These are baby shower gift ideas the expectant mom will love receiving – and that will stay on the bookshelf for years …

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Empty Threats Make Weak Parents

A father had no less than a gaggle of children in the grocery store… Granted it was a Saturday, granted they were in the toy isle, and granted he was alone. I watched him try to corral all of his kids for about five solid minutes – he would get two listening and then another …

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