Why Babies Love Peekaboo

Why Babies Love Peekaboo

Peekaboo is much more than just a simple game of hide-and-seek. It's a powerful learning tool that helps babies understand concepts like object permanence and prediction.
Smart Baby reading book wearing glasses

How To Raise A Smart Baby

Early experiences, such as interactions with caregivers, exposure to language, and access to stimulating environments, have a profound impact on brain development and future academic success.
February 16, 2024 — Rodney Hyde
Cues Your Baby Is Hungry

Cues Your Baby Is Hungry

Understanding and recognizing the early signs of hunger in your baby is crucial for their well-being and your peace of mind.
Trimming Your Baby’s Nails

Trimming Your Baby’s Nails

A good rule of thumb is if your baby’s nails are long enough to scratch their face and eyes, it's time to cut their nails.
Overcoming Your Baby's Fear of Strangers

Overcoming Your Baby's Fear of Strangers

With holiday season upon us, it is likely that your baby will be exposed to the unfamiliar faces of extended family and friends, which may trigger fear. 
How To Manage Baby’s First Cold

How To Manage Baby’s First Cold

A common cold is usually harmless, however it can make your little one uncomfortable and fussy. Below is our guide to the things you can do to ease the symptoms of a head cold in little babies.
November 07, 2023 — Rodney Hyde
Sleep Tips to Mitigate the Fall Time Change

Sleep Tips to Mitigate the Fall Time Change

Avoiding disrupted sleep schedules because of the fall time change (when you "fall back" and set the clocks back one hour) can be minimized by following the transition tips
Halloween Tips for a Baby: Making It Spooktacular

Halloween Tips for a Baby: Making It Spooktacular

Here are some tips for making your baby's first Halloween spooktacular!
Fall Safety Tips For Your Baby

Fall Safety Tips For Your Baby

As the leaves change and the air becomes crisp and cold, it's time to be mindful of seasonal safety and health concerns. Here are some tips for keeping your baby safe and healthy during the fall season.
Pros and Cons of Pacifier Use

Pros and Cons of Pacifier Use

In the United States it is estimated that 75-80% of infants use pacifiers. The reason for this high take up rate is because the strong sucking reflex found in newborns has a calming and soothing effect on them.
October 11, 2023 — Rodney Hyde
What Is The Best Temperature For Your Baby’s Bottle?

What Is The Best Temperature For Your Baby’s Bottle?

Just like Goldilocks, babies have individual temperature preferences for their food and drinks. Understanding these unique tastes and comfort levels are important when it comes to the temperature of their milk or formula.

Strategies to Avoid Infant Gas

Strategies to Avoid Infant Gas

A gassy baby is a fussy and uncomfortable baby, which is painful and distressing for both baby and parents. The good news is that there are several effective strategies you can implement to avoid those gassy moments.