New parents have a lot of new expenses. And for first time moms, that may also include new maternity and postpartum clothes to accommodate their changing bodies. What are the essential items typically needed during this transitional phase? Are undergarments really that important? And how can you expand your wardrobe without drastically expanding your wallet?
We’re broadcasting LIVE from the 2013 ABC Kids Expo and our experts have designed clothes to make you look and feel your very best! Plus, we’re giving away great maternity and postpartum clothes as part of our December giveaways! Visit our giveaways page for your chance to win!
BONUS CONTENT: If you have more than one child, your kids may be born in different seasons. How can you maximize your wardrobe now to avoid needing a completely new wardrobe in the future? (more…)
It’s the first item you’ll need installed prior to bringing your baby home from the hospital- an infant car seat. And with so many options to choose from, how can new parents find the best car seat for their family? What should you know about forward facing and rear facing car seats? What are your options for ease of installation and the adjustment of your child’s safety straps?
We’re broadcasting LIVE from the 2013 ABC Kids Expo and our experts are some of the top manufacturers of infant car seats. Plus, we’re giving away FREE infant car seats as part of our December giveaways! Visit our giveaways page for your chance to win!
BONUS CONTENT: What are some of the most popular features parents look for in an infant car seat? (more…)
By now, you’ve probably heard that breast is best. But why? Why is breast milk considered the perfect food for your little one? What are the health benefits short term and long term? And how can it improve the bond your partner has with the baby? Brought to you by our sister show, Preggie Pals!
BONUS CONTENT: Our expert sheds some light on the most common breastfeeding misconceptions. (more…)
Your baby is quickly approaching six months, which is the time many parents introduce solid foods. But, what if you could skip the puree stage and go straight to whole foods? It’s known as baby-led weaning and it’s gaining in popularity. So, how does it work? What types of foods work best? And what about foods considered a choking hazard?
BONUS CONTENT: What are some of the additional benefits of Baby-Led Weaning? (more…)
Each child has his own breastfeeding style and needs, which can make weaning your twins more of a challenge. Who typically makes the decision and how? Is it possible to still breastfeed one twin and wean the other? Plus, does the concept “don’t offer, don’t refuse” really work for twins?
BONUS CONTENT: What options do you have if you want to partially wean your twins?