Infant Formula Buying Guide for Bottle Feeding Moms

Breast milk is the most suitable choice for babies under the age of 6 months as it provides all the essential nutrients babies need and helps to reduce the risk of SIDS. Having said that, the formulas that we have these days serve as a great alternative for moms who can’t or choose not to breast feed. If you go down the baby aisle of any supermarket you will surely find no shortage of formulas to choose from. This infant {Read More}

A Guide on Formula Feeding

The American Academy of Pediatrics and various health experts advise that breast milk is best for your baby; however, it is not always practical or even possible for some mothers. Whether you choose not to breast feed, if it’s not an option for you, or you need to supplement breast feeding with formula, there are important things you need to know for safe handling and preparation. You may think it’s a no-brainer as there are instructions on the back of {Read More}

Breastflow Baby Bottles: Bad Buy

When I was looking into getting baby bottles for my breast-fed son I wanted one that was designed to mimic breastfeeding with a vacuum-suction so he wouldn’t get used to the faster flow of a traditional bottle and a natural nipple shape to avoid nipple confusion. I found the Breastflow bottles by The First Years and they seemed to be exactly what I was looking for. Turns out, these were the worst baby bottles I have ever tried (and I’ve {Read More}