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Crying, screaming, fussy. Is there no end? Every time you put your newborn down, shrill shrieks, and bursts of belted tears that seem to get louder and louder with each foot step further away. Will they ever stop? Will there ever be peace? How can I make this end?

SWADDLE

The secret art of swaddling has been soothing even the most unsettled for centuries. Yes, I said ART.

The baby burrito has been in practice for thousands of years. Swaddling has been known to have...Read more


Sometimes to the key to getting rid of stress is a relaxing cup of tea. That is no different when it comes to stress over lactation. Generations have turned to teas to remedy everything from sleep to slimming down to boosting a mother’s milk supply. It is so common that there is actually a term for them: Galactagogues.  
 
Throughout history, almost...Read more

 

Once again, we are putting the FUN in Fundraiser.

No Child Wet Behind is kicking off the 2018 fundraising season with our 2nd Annual Comic Relief Fundraiser. On Friday, April 27th at 7:45 PM comedian Nate Bergatz will take the stage of Levity Live. Register today and be sure to secure your seat for the comedian who Esquire calls “one of the top up and coming comics.” 

Join us at Levity Live’s...Read more


Breastfeeding can be a once in a lifetime opportunity to bond with your baby. Whether it be because of challenges during breastfeeding, low milk supply, or trouble latching, for many parents their breastfeeding journey is anything but. 

So switch to formula, right? ...Read more


With Valentine's Day right around the corner, couples alike are scrambling around trying to find the perfect gift, or plan the perfect gesture, to show their appreciation for their significant other. This isn't another blog about what to plan, where to go out for dinner or what to buy the love of your life. This blog is about you. 

Yeah, YOU!

Parenthood breeds chaos (literally!) 

When was the last time you did something for you? 

As experts in navigating the ups and
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Here it is. The moment we've all been waiting for. The day you finally get to bring your baby home after waiting for what probably seemed like the longest 9 months ever! With baby donned in their 'coming home from the hospital outfit', and your car seat safely installed the way you practiced a hundred times, you are finally en route to home sweet home.

I'm sure you've imagined those first few moments at home with baby to be magic. Maybe you'...Read more


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