Baby Reflux and Spitting Up

Does my baby have reflux? Is it colic? Why is my baby so gassy and unsettled?

2019-05-14T12:29:39+10:00August 24th, 2015|Baby Reflux and Spitting Up, Common Breastfeeding Challenges, Tips to Settle Your Baby|

Most of us mothers have a bit of an obsession with our baby's "gassiness". We analyze every little fart and burp. We inspect their poop and how many times they squirmed around and seemed unsettled. We basically blame every little unsettled, "colicky" episode on gas or reflux. We then head [...]


When unexplained breastfeeding pain is an indicator of tongue and lip ties.

2019-05-14T09:30:36+10:00October 5th, 2014|Baby Reflux and Spitting Up, Tongue/Lip Ties and Breastfeeding|

I sat there with a new mother holding in my tears as she shared her story. Here she was with her 8 week old newborn, sitting on the couch wondering what to do next. She had already seen a handful of lactation consultants, midwives and a couple of doctors. Her nipples were red raw. Every single breastfeed [...]


Can I Overfeed My Breastfed Baby?

2019-10-31T10:45:37+10:00April 22nd, 2014|Attachment Parenting, Baby Reflux and Spitting Up, Common Breastfeeding Challenges|

"I heard I can't overfeed my breastfed baby BUT..." "My friend told me I am over-feeding my baby and she really only needs to breastfeed every 3 hours or so..." "Have I breastfed my baby too frequently today? She keeps going on and off the breast." "Is my baby spitting up so much because I'm [...]


My Baby the Puke Machine…Is All This Spit-Up Normal?!

2018-10-07T12:47:48+10:00February 4th, 2013|Baby Reflux and Spitting Up, Tips to Settle Your Baby|

Another example on this blog of my exceptional artwork. I have had quite a few questions recently about puking babies.  "My baby won't stop puking! My baby projectile vomited all over me! My baby spits up constantly!"  As I gather more information from people I usually see that even though their babies have been spitting up or vomiting, it [...]