bottle feeding

MVP: Most Valuable Papa

Dad catches foul ball while feeding
If you're a baseball fan, catching a ball in the stands at an MLB game is impressive in its own right. Here's why this guy is the MVP of foul ball catching: 1. He was holding a baby 2. He was feeding the baby 3. Catching the ball did not interfere with said baby's feeding... Read more

The Princeton Mom Thinks Breastfeeding is Overrated — Here’s Why

This is the first of five guest blog posts by Susan Patton, a.k.a. "The Princeton Mom," who found fame (and a recent TIME 100 nomination) from her controversial views on marriage in her book, Marry Smart. While you may not always agree with her, you'll definitely want to hear her (often surprising!) stance on parenting's hottest... Read more

Baby Isn’t Getting Enough Iodine from the Bottle — or the Breast

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A new recommendation from the World Health Organization (WHO) says that nursing and bottle-feeding moms need to take iodine capsules to provide a year's dose of iodine for herself and baby. Iodine is essential for the human body (which makes it a really, really big deal!) and without it, growth habits are stunted... Read more

Something Hiding In Your Spice Rack Could Make Baby’s Formula Safer

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A new study conducted at the University of British Columbia found that two components found in garlic will help reduce the contamination risk of infant formula. Published in Applied and Environmental Microbiology, researchers identified diallyl slfide and ajoene (two components in garlic) that work to significantly lower the contamination risk of Cronobacter sakazakii, which... Read more

WIN IT: Evenflo Infant to Toddler Feeding Collection Giveaway!

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Looking for a little afternoon pick-me-up? Behold, dear friends, because we've got a giveaway to end all other giveaways! We are giving three very lucky women the Evenflo Infant to Toddler Feeding CollectionThe prize pack, valued at $305.00, comes loaded with the following gear to make baby's feeding time a breeze. Toss aside... Read more

Venezuelan Lawmakers Want to Put a Ban on Bottle Feeding Baby

In the most shocking and fascinating news to trickle out this week (yep! Even bigger than Kim Kardashian's top secret baby name), the Venezuelan Congress will discuss legislation that would prohibit bottle feeding infants. This would be done as part of a larger effort to both encourage breastfeeding and reduce the... Read more

Scan This: Feeding Pillow for Two (WATCH!)

Do you have twins on the way and the thought of feeding both babies at the same time seems a bit daunting? Fear no more! Our friend, Christopher at Buy Buy Baby recommends the My Brest Friend Twin Nursing Pillow to make feedings easy and comfortable with its spacious base and great back... Read more