BFBN Week: Parent Directed Feedings: How I Fed My Drug Exposed Infants

It is BFBN week again! We are talking about feeding children. This week, you will hear from: Monday: Valerie Tuesday: Elaine Wednesday: Emily Thursday: Claire Today, Elaine from is… View Post

Parent Directed Feeding {PDF}

PDF feeding a basic point to understand when following On Becoming Babywise. So what exactly is PDF? PDF is an acronym for Parent Directed Feeding. As Babywise puts it, “PDF… View Post

Book Review: The Nursing Mother’s Companion

During my pregnancy with McKenna, my insurance company sent me The Nursing Mother’s Companion by Kathleen Huggins. I didn’t really think it would come in handy for me to be… View Post

“Mom, not baby, decides…”

Mom, not baby decides. How to apply this Babywise principle. I have had a question on the idea of “mom, not baby, decides…”. In an email Anne-Marie Ezzo sent to… View Post

In Action: Adjusting Schedule as Needed

You probably remember that a couple of weeks ago the kids and I were very, very sick. It was bad. Both of the kids lost significant weight (and I only… View Post

Combating Babywise Myths: Go 3 hours between feedings no matter what

Combating Babywise Myths: Go 3 hours between feedings no matter what. What does On Becoming Babywise say about feeding intervals? Can you feed baby early if baby is hungry? Story… View Post