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Scooting, Leaning & Calling "Mama": A Six Month Update

Six whole months. So crazy.

Finn now weighs 14 lbs and measures 25 in. He just graduated to size 2 diapers, is officially out of 0-3 months clothes and fits comfortably into 3-6 months clothes.  547 more words

Baby Development

Medical Hubris

On our walk this evening, we stopped to visit with a first-time mom in the neighborhood. She asked a couple of questions about F’s bedtime and mentioned how she was trying to get her little one down a little earlier in the evening. 350 more words

New Moms

The Trouble With Babies

I have never really understood why anyone would want their babies to stay as babies. Right now it is 3:36am and I am feeding my baby. 1,297 more words

Night Risers Anonymous

Hi. My name is Nicole and my four month old does not sleep through the night.

Sleeping through the night. The holy grail of parenthood. 422 more words


The 4-month Sleep Regression

Okay, I admit it, I was full of infant-sleep hubris. See, here’s the thing, Isobel has been a champion sleeper. I mean a champion sleeper. Starting at two months old she slept from 9-4 straight. 467 more words


Must Have Baby Item: The Woombie

I’ll never forget the phone call I got from a fellow newborn care provider around 10:00 pm one night wondering if I had any Woombies on hand. 398 more words

That Girl

Jack Focker was Wrong.

Losing sleep was one of our biggest concerns before we had kids. New parents are pretty clear about one thing: parents of infants do not get much sleep. 412 more words