Category Archives: Health

Doctor Tip/Mumma Tip

Pediatrician Tip: Many of you may know that breastfed babies need to be supplemented with Vitamin D, but did you know that some formula fed babies need Vitamin D supplementation too? The AAP recommends that ALL breastfed babies and formula fed babies that consume less than 1 Liter of formula per day should be receiving …

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35 is the new 25 :)

Yesterday, I turned 35 years old. Usually, birthdays don’t phase me too much, but for some reason 35 seems like a milestone. It sounds…kind of old. It sounds far away from the carefree twenties. When I told my sister this, she told me: “Yes, you are 35. You have your dream job already, 2 beautiful …

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Sleep…The Holy Grail

Currently, Lil C is sleeping in his bed and Baby L is sleeping on the couch next to me while I am watching The Voice and updating this blog.  I should probably put Baby L in her crib, but I want to feed her one more time tonight before I put her in her crib …

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Enter, Tiger Mumma!

Last week (or maybe the week before that), I was talking to my sister about her son’s less than stellar 4 month check-up. Mind you, my nephew was NOT less than stellar (he is as cute and healthy as ever), but the pediatrician she saw sounded like a real piece of work. And…as a pediatrician …

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Brusha brusha brusha….

So Lil C has his very first dentist appointment this week and we have been trying to prep him for it by getting him to say “Ah” for us. That isn’t working so well. But, he is doing a good job at brushing his little teeth (all 8 of them). But, being the independent guy …

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