a drop or two of mint essence(check baking aisle in supermarket)
in a cup of plain water helps with digestion..
cooled boiled water in the heat of summer is good hydration.
a wee drop of mint essence in the water is easy to add.
they dont need much being so little.
those chocolate mints on your pillow in hotels have their purpose. eh.
Every country seems to have special things that "everybody knows" are
the right way to handle babies. Never having given birth in Germany, I
was surprised to find out that babies (older than 2 weeks) are given
fennel tea to soothe and reduce gas. Comes in little packets, just add
Roberta in D
>Thanks to all for the kind words and good wishes. My DD called this
>saying that Willow is so much more comfortable in the newborn clothes. I
>got her some onsies with long sleeves that have mittens since she has been
>scratching her face. She likes to sleep with her hands near her face for
>some reason. She may be trying to find her thumb. But the new duds did
>trick. She's not fighting with sleeves that came down to her knees. Now
>she needs to find a bottle *** that gives her the proper flow of milk.
>DD wants to try the Playtex nurser system which worked very well for my
>grandson. May help with her hiccups too which she has had since before she
>was born. Seems like DD is much more comfortable and confident with the
>second one which is nice to see. She's not freaking out at every little
>sound or issue.
>"Do what you like, like what you do"