What is a lactation consultant?

What Is a Lactation Consultant (Breastfeeding Specialist)?

An International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, or IBCLC, is a healthcare professional that has completed college coursework relating to the human body and has...
Child wearing sunglasses while running

5 Reasons Why Kids Need To Wear Sunglasses

Does your kid spend a lot of time running around and playing outdoors? If you're like most parents, you probably lather them up with suntan...
5 Signs Your Child Could Have a Learning-Related Vision Problem

5 Signs Your Child Could Have a Learning-Related Vision Problem

The link between learning and vision cannot be overstated. In fact, research shows that 80% of learning happens through vision! This means that a...
Classroom school vision screenings.

School Vision Screenings: What Parents Need To Know

If you have a school-aged child, you’re bound to one day receive a letter about school vision screenings. But what exactly does that screening...
Regular milk at the grocery store.

Cow’s Milk Allergy: When It’s Not Just Fussy Feeding

Does your baby get sick after feeding? Are they having a hard time tolerating your breast milk or formula? If so, they may have...
Kids & Contact Lenses - 4 Expert Recommendations

Kids and Contact Lenses: 4 Expert Recommendations

Contact lenses are a great way to for people of all ages to have clear, comfortable vision. Therefore, it’s no surprise that parents with...
Breast Engorgement - How To Prevent (& Survive) This Painful Condition

Breast Engorgement: How To Prevent (and Survive) This Painful Condition

Breastfeeding, although a miraculous journey for you and baby, can be a real challenge. Whether you are a new mom or a mom of...
Kids in the Kitchen - How To Raise Healthy Eaters

Kids in the Kitchen: How To Raise Healthy Eaters

I hear it from parents all the time “my child just doesn’t want to eat the foods I make!” Truth be told, mealtime with...
4 Signs Your Baby Is Hungry (& Needs To Be Fed)!

4 Signs Your Baby Is Hungry (and Needs To Be Fed)!

Learning your new baby’s hunger cues is very important for “on-demand” or “cue-based” breastfeeding.  In the video below, Sarah Trinajstich discusses 4 signs you should...
What You Need To Know About Your Newborn's Stomach Size

Newborn’s Stomach Size Day 1-10 (Including Breastfeeding Tips)

When your baby is born, their stomach is the smallest it will be for their entire life! In fact, their stomach will slowly stretch...