The Story of Baltic Amber


My 7 month old just sprung his first two teeth and they did not come easily. In an effort to ease his pain I feel like I've become an expert in teething remedies. I've bought all the special toys and ointments and I've stocked up on medicine to make it through the uncomfortable nights. Out of everything I've researched and implemented I seem to have found one thing that stands … [Read more...]

5 Teething Essentials

With all the drooling and gnawing and diaper rash and sleeplessness nights and loss of appetite, teething is not really the best time to be a baby or parent of a teething baby. I have an eight month old and a two year old, so I’ve been through two rounds of teething and have learned that this phase is just that…a phase. It comes and goes. Your kid gets teeth, loses teeth, … [Read more...]

Stylish Teething Necklaces for Mom


Does your baby like to chew on everything? Do they squirm/run away during a diaper change? Or perhaps they enjoy pinching/scratching you while your nursing? Whatever it is, there are many necklaces available that may hold your baby's attention for more than 5 seconds, and are even safe for them to chew on. Here are some of our favorites: Chewbeads Hudson Necklace- from … [Read more...]

A necklace that helps with teething? I don’t believe it.

Photo by Inspired By Finn

Ah, teething. You and I have a love/hate relationship. I loved you when baby girl was around 3 months and I could choose cute bibs that matched her outfit to collect her drool. I hated you at around 7 months when baby girl would chomp down while nursing. Ouch. It was at this time that I noticed several babies, boys and girls, wearing an orange/yellow beaded necklace. I started … [Read more...]

FDA Issues Consumer Safety Alert: Hylands Teething Tablets


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today is warning consumers that Hyland's Teething Tablets may pose a risk to children. The FDA recommends that consumers not use this product and dispose of any in their possession. The manufacturer is issuing a recall of this product. Hyland's Teething Tablets are manufactured to contain a small amount of belladonna, a substance that … [Read more...]