So, no one told me how impossibly cute and amazingly challenging introducing food can be! Our little Audrey has entered a new phase – solid food. Boy, oh boy.
It feels as though we are entering a stage with Audrey that every day there will be something new, something different and something exciting. We are out of the newborn, lie around and sleep most of the day stage, and we are moving into the “something needs to occupy her attention AT ALL TIMES” stage! […]
Well, we did it. We survived our first baby illness. Little Audrey had the flu and was such a champ the whole time! You wouldn’t have even known she was sick had it not been for the fever. She smiled through the doctor appointments, giggled through the lab swabbing her nose for RSV and flu, […]
The following post was written by Emma for the Red Stick Moms blog. My husband, Bill, and I just took a baby care class at Woman’s Hospital. The official name for the class is “After Baby Comes (ABC): Baby Care and Parent Care. I’m now about three months from my due date, and with the […]
The following post was written by the Lactation Service Department at Woman’s Hospital. Ask anyone who has ever done yoga. Holding one position for a lengthy period of time can be so taxing that it’s a complete exercise program. Similarly, you could probably ask any breastfeeding mom about the aches and pains of holding one […]
Muscle aches. High fever. Sore throat. Nagging cough. Yep, it’s flu season! The flu is hitting the United States hard this year, and too many national headlines are talking about children dying from the annual virus. North Carolina, Tennessee and Iowa are the latest to report child fatalities from the flu. The Pediatric Clinic’s Dr. […]
Ok fellow mamas. Spill it. I want to know the secret that you’ve all been hiding from me. I know you know it. I know you don’t want to tell just in case you jinx yourself. But you gotta help me out! What is the secret? The secret to DOING IT ALL.
Moms, I’m going to speak about a touchy topic. If I offend anyone, apologies. Remember though, this is a blog from MY point of view and I express my feelings. By all means, please comment though. I love to hear how others feel or what is done differently than what I do. What do you […]
In case you missed it, here’s a baby story to get you back in the holiday spirit. Lakin Miller and her fiancé, Keith Forman, call their new baby a Christmas miracle after she was delivered, two months early, in the back of their car.
In case you missed it, Baton Rouge’s first baby born in 2014 was delivered at Woman’s Hospital! At 12:09 AM on January 1, Angel Valois gave birth to her second child, a girl named Victoria.