Making Mealtimes Matter.

Making Mealtimes Matter.

“Dr. Linda, my baby is 4 months old. Do I need to start a routine for mealtimes yet?   The earlier you start a routine, the faster you will both learn it  and make it a habit. Make mealtimes special times. They are a time for bonding, teaching and  communicating with...
Is my 5 month old baby hungry?

Is my 5 month old baby hungry?

Dr. Linda: “My 5-month-old is getting up every 2-3 hours at night now even though she had been sleeping through the night. Is she waking up because she is hungry? Should I start feeding her baby food?” There are two main reasons most experts recommend waiting...
4 steps to dealing with nighttime arousals.

4 steps to dealing with nighttime arousals.

Create Strong Sleeping Habits by Recognizing Your Baby’s Expected Sleep Pattern: Babies between 4 and 6 months of age begin to wake up every 2-3 hours as part of their normal development. This is a time when babies can get into bad habits by accident. For instance, if...