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 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 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?
In the midst of teething for my second little one and a nice summer cold I am quickly reminded how similar the symptoms can be. Let’s face it, both suck. It is horrible to feel helpless when your little one is suffering, but determining whether you are dealing with teething or a cold can help … Continue reading Teething or a Cold? How Can You Tell