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1. Amber Teething Necklace– Amber is a homeopathic remedy for pain and other ailments. Succinic acid from the amber is absorbed into the skin and acts as a natural analgesic. I always had one on Eva (and now Damian), and I have to believe they help. We haven’t had any major teething issues since using them. I…

Baby Buys

Best Baby Buys

Damian has officially started solids. Yes, we let him nibble on cantaloupe and banana when we were in Jamaica, but now I’m giving him pureed food about twice a day. I also planned on waiting until six months to introduce solids, but boy was he ready. And he’s close enough, anyway. He LOVES food. So…

Baby Buys, Damian Julio, Eva Pilar, Week in Review

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1. Lanolin–  My nipples were so cracked and scabbed during my first few weeks of breastfeeding that it kind of looked like chunks were falling off of it (which I’m pretty sure was just scabs, but either way…). Lanolin was sent from heaven. My sister-in-law told me she preferred the Medela brand to other brands because…

Baby Buys

Newborn Essentials

1. Lanolin–  My nipples were so cracked and scabbed during my first few weeks of breastfeeding that it kind of looked like chunks were falling off of it (which I’m pretty sure was just scabs, but either way…). Lanolin was sent from heaven. My sister-in-law told me she preferred the Medela brand to other brands because…

Baby Buys

Newborn Essentials