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4 Best Remedies for a Congested Baby

It’s that time of the year where cold and flu season is just winding down.  This has been a particularly bad cold season. It seems like everyone is getting sick easily.  Here at our house, despite our best efforts, we have gotten sick A LOT. The boys seem to get the brunt of every cold that passes through and right now we’re battling a congested cough and runny nose.  I&#8217…

My Most Difficult Baby

Struggling with my youngest It’s long after midnight and I’m struggling to stay awake. The rocking motion is lulling us both to sleep.  Ben and I have been up now for at least an hour and I’ve gone through all the motions I know to get him back to sleep so we can both rest. There’s nothing worse than when your baby is screaming and you can’t seem to help…

8 Essentials for Calming a Fussy Baby

When we first bring our little bundles of joy home from the hospital sometimes things don’t always go as perfect as we’d hoped.  Having a baby with a gassy stomach makes for many sleepless nights and days spent trying to soothe them.  Recently, my youngest child, Benny, has gone from being a very relaxed baby to being a fussy child with horrible gas. Since I have two other children, a dog…