Tuesday, August 3, 2010
-Breastfed infants have fewer and shorter episodes of illness.
-Breastfeeding helps the baby’s immune system mature
-The skin-to-skin contact encouraged by breastfeeding offers babies greater emotional security and enhances bonding
-Breastmilk benefits your baby’s IQ.
-Colostrum (the first milk) is a gentle, natural laxative that helps clear baby’s intestine
In honor of Breastfeeding week Elegant Mommy (www.elegantmommy.com) is having 25% off the Bravado Original Nursing Bra, Bravado BodySilk Seamless Nursing Bra, and Undercover Mamas! Go and check it out!
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
If making your own sling isn't in the cards or up your alley, how about a beautiful, handmade sling from Baby 'Roo Slings?! Made with love by a WAHM, you can feel good about supporting a small cottage industry and carrying your baby in style.
She has plenty to choose from; wraps, ring slings, mei tais, and more. And our winner will get to choose a basic ring sling or one of their new woven wraps! A sling is such a great gift for a new mom, especially first time moms. And for you seasoned moms, maybe it's time to upgrade to a pretty new sling? Baby 'Roo also has great information about why babywearing is so great and how to wear your baby.