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How to calm a crying, fussy baby?

April 11, 2016

All babies are fussy- some unusually more so. And it can drive parents to their wits end as they go through a mental checklist:

 tummy full: check

-diaper clean: check

no clothes sticking to booty: check

too hot/too cold: check 

and so on…

But still no improvement. Baby G was an incredibly hard baby to please so I had to try almost everything I read, heard or came up with to calm her down. So, here are some of the ways you can calm your young one: Continue Reading…

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How to bathe your baby

March 19, 2016

Bathing your wriggly teensy weensy newborn can be a daunting but a fun and great bonding ritual. I was too scared of bathing my baby and she almost slipped out of my hand once. Following that mini heart attack, I tried a few different ways of bathing her and finally settled on one that was easy for me and relaxing for my baby. Here are few things one must keep in mind when bathing your little ‘un. Continue Reading…

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The best home remedy for rashes – tried and tested

March 14, 2016
Baby rashes

DD was a fall baby but in Dubai it was still quite sunny- so initially I gave her a lot of air time and kept her in cloth diapers that were changed every time she peed or pooped ( obviously!!)- this kept the baby rashes at bay. As it became cooler, I was forced to keep her diapers which gave her the most horrible rashes!! In desperation, I tried everything- from DIY’s to ointments but nothing seemed to work until I came across this gem. It was an instant hit!!. Continue Reading…