Teething is like a right of passage. It sucks, tests one’s character, causes pain and stress and seems to last forever… that doesn’t even include all the problems it causes your baby (hahaha I kid). Seriously though, teething is the worst but some babies start this process before you even meet them. Yes, some babies … Continue reading Can Babies Be Born With Teeth? Myths, Facts and Wives Tales
I often mention that frozen bagels are a go to of mine for gum and tooth pain with my kiddos, but the truth is there are a ton of foods that can HELP relieve teething pain. The best part about using food as a teething toy is that you are getting a two-for-one deal, soothing … Continue reading Best Food for Teething – What Will Help?
I hadn’t really experienced teeth grinding until I got pregnant myself. The stress and anxiety of having my second child while my first was going through a terrible toddler phase had me clenching and grinding my teeth in my sleep. It had grown so bad I even got a sleep mouth guard to help with … Continue reading Baby Teeth Grinding and What to Do
It’s been a stressful month with a ton going on from illness to vacation to family stuff to crappy weather and of course teething, I figured we all could use a little comic relief. Below is a wonderful collection of way-too-honest teething baby memes. Enjoy! It takes a village It may take your whole village … Continue reading Teething Baby Memes -10 All Too Honest Images
It is time to get gross for a minute y’all! Once you become a parent the contents of your child’s diaper because a topic of discussion way more often than you could have ever wanted. Today we are going to discuss the contents in relation to teething. The short answer here is yes, teething can … Continue reading Can Teething Cause Diarrhea? And Other Stomach Issues?
How sick are you of me saying “teething is the worst”? But yet again I am faced with ANOTHER teething woe: baby not sleeping! This one might be the worst because not only is baby grumpy from not sleeping, you aren’t sleeping and therefore no longer functioning. Raise your hand if you are exhausted! The … Continue reading Baby Teething, Not Sleeping
There comes a moment in every person’s life when you experience extreme physical pain and you think “I’m never going to be the same after this”. No, I am not even talking about giving birth. I am talking about a baby biting down so hard on your nip that you bleed. Unfortunately, breastfeeding and … Continue reading Breastfeeding and Teething – SAVE THE NIPPLES
We all know that babies and toddlers put some WEIRD stuff in their mouth when teething, like your husband’s toe, but some of these things make a lot of sense. Cue the crib rail. It’s wood, like a lot of teething toys are now (click here for more info on that trend), nice and hard, … Continue reading Baby Chewing on the Crib – Another Teething Woe
Its common knowledge that teething causes fevers. It seems to be a very accepted fact in parenthood, but is it accurate? Should your momma radar be going off if your little one develops a fever? Let’s discuss baby teething and a fever! How High is a Fever? First, let’s identify a fever. In this case … Continue reading Baby Teething and a Fever – Are They Related?
It’s time to get real people! Everything on this blog is from my own personal experiences and opinions but today I am going to discuss infant tongue ties. Unfortunately, my son was tongue-tied but we did not find that out until after the infant phase. My goal is to help you address the problem ASAP! … Continue reading Is Your Infant Tongue Tied? What to Look for and Do