The Happiest Baby on the Block: Conclusion

The Happiest Baby on the Block finishes up with a conclusion, medical reasons to call the doctor, and a new parent’s survival guide. Overall, this is not a book I… View Post

The Happiest Baby on the Block: Other Colic Remedies

Chapter 14 is all about other colic remedies you can turn to other than the 5 S’s. The first of these is massage. Karp discusses a 1986 study done by… View Post

The Happiest Baby on the Block: The Cuddle Cure

Chapter 13 is about the Cuddle Cure, which is combining all of the 5 S’s and using them simultaneously. Karp says for a mildly fussy baby, one S might suffice… View Post

Poll Results: Did Your Baby Have Colic?

Results: Yes, but before we started Babywise: 23 votes (9%) Yes, while implementing Babywise: 28 votes (11%) Yes, while loosely implementing Babywise: 13 votes (5%) No: 73 votes (73%) Total… View Post

The Happiest Baby on the Block: Causes of Colic

The Happiest Baby on the Block: Causes of Colic. The causes of colic as outlined in The Happiest Baby on the Blog by Harvey Karp. Chapters four and five of… View Post