Cry me a river

Babies cry. It is a fact of life. Why? They cry because they need us and their other signals have failed to get our attention. (Yes, babies have lots of other methods of communication–just take a look at some information about infant states.) They cry because they are tired. They cry because they just don’t […]

Get out of the house

I know how hard it is to get out of the house. Even after 13-plus years of being a parent and honing the morning routine, I experience many days when getting myself and everyone else out the door is a stressful, last-minute rush. With¬† a newborn, getting out of the house can be even more […]