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This Is When Breastfeeding Isn't Best

4 days ago   |   By Scary Mommy

I never really considered formula feeding my babies. It just never occurred to me. I bought into the idea that breastfeeding was best even before I was pregnant. When I had my first son, my milk came in as expected, and my baby latched like a dream from minute one. He happily breastfed exclusively until six months, then continued until 15 months. He weaned himself by slowly dropping one feeding at a time. One night, he just didn't ask, I didn't offer, and that was that. Our peaceful, easy journey came to an undramatic end.
My second child was a horse of a different color. He tried, but he...
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These Are The Best Registry Ideas For Your Baby Sprinkle

These Are The Best Registry Ideas For Your Baby Sprinkle

4 days ago   |   By Scary Mommy

A baby “sprinkle” is like a baby shower, but for moms who've already had their first baby. Second baby gifts are usually more practical than extravagant, and the gatherings are more casual ⏤ the kind where moms can show up in their yoga pants without judgment. Hence the term “sprinkle,” as opposed to a full, formal “shower.”
Experienced moms have a better understanding of which baby items are really necessary. They would prefer to have baby clothes that their kid can grow into, rather than clothes that the baby will only fit in once. These are the moms who have long given up on wipe...
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Trump's Abortion ‘Gag Rule' Has Gone Into Effect - Here's What That Means

Trump's Abortion ‘Gag Rule' Has Gone Into Effect - Here's What That Means

Federally funded health care clinics are no longer required to discuss abortion, and family planning funds are at stake in new ruling The Trump administration proposed an... Read more ...

Shake Your Money Maker And Save Big On These Tech Deals On Amazon Prime Day 2019

Shake Your Money Maker And Save Big On These Tech Deals On Amazon Prime Day 2019

UPDATED: July 15, 2019, 10:49AM EST Amazon Prime Day is a big deal, and the two-day event of 2019 is bringing serious cuts to regular prices in the technology space. You know... Read more ...

Meghan Markle is All Of Us Meeting Beyoncé At ‘The Lion King' Premiere

Meghan Markle is All Of Us Meeting Beyoncé At ‘The Lion King' Premiere

Meghan Markle met Beyoncé at the Lion King premiere, and our two queens are basically BFFs now So The Lion King just had its European premiere, which meant its insanely... Read more ...

World Health Organization calls for a BAN on added sugar in baby foods

World Health Organization calls for a BAN on added sugar in baby foods

WHO Europe said sugar is a danger for babies' teeth and could lead to obesity after analysing thousands of products and finding high levels of sugar across the board. Read more ...

It's Raining Amazon Prime Day Deals And These Are Our Favorites For Moms

It's Raining Amazon Prime Day Deals And These Are Our Favorites For Moms

UPDATED: July 15, 2019 The one thing moms like more than their own children are great freaking deals. From household essentials like paper towels to tools, makeup, and more... Read more ...

Parent/teen Conversations Improve Driver Safety

Parent/teen Conversations Improve Driver Safety

In-vehicle video monitoring systems were found to more effectively improve safety for high school drivers when paired with additional communication from parents, stated new... Read more ...

Cannabis Reduces Seizures in Children With Severe Epilepsy

Cannabis Reduces Seizures in Children With Severe Epilepsy

Children with severe epilepsy experienced improvements in their quality of life after taking low doses of the medicinal cannabis oil, revealed new study. Read more ...

New Technique to Detect Autism Developed

New Technique to Detect Autism Developed

A new technique that considers how a child with autism spectrum disorder gaze transitions from one part of a person's face to another has been developed by researchers. Read more ...

The medical journals' sell-out. getting paid to play

The medical journals' sell-out. getting paid to play

[Note: This is Part IX in a series of articles adapted from the second Children's Health Defense eBook: Conflicts of Interest Undermine Children's Health. The first eBook, The... Read more ...

Yes You Can Still Buy A Freaking Instant Pot For Cheap

Yes You Can Still Buy A Freaking Instant Pot For Cheap

Instant Pot DUO60 6 Qt 10-in-1 Multi-Cooker Instant Pots are THAT great, Mom! So, for the love of pressure cooking, slow cooking, rice cooking, steaming, sautéing, and yogurt... Read more ...