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Head-slap: We Fed Our Baby Recalled Similac Formula

Head-slap: We Fed Our Baby Recalled Similac Formul...

As reported by most news outlets today, Abbott Labs issued a major recall of Similac powder baby formula, citing the possibility of the powder containing beetles. This immediately caught the attention of my wife and I because we feed our 5-month-old daughter Similac powdered formula (although we also mix in the liquid version as well).  When I got home from work I took our 3 Similac containers down to the computer...
Warming a Baby Bottle with a Microwaved Mug of Water

Warming a Baby Bottle with a Microwaved Mug of Wat...

When my wife and I first came home from the hospital we were in a delirious state, and while I had heard numerous ways to warm a baby bottle, I started to doubt my memory.  I frantically called a few relatives and friends to get their perspective and tried a number of methods, but what worked best for us was using the microwave. Warning – you do not, ever, put the bottle or contents of the bottle in the microwave. What...
Air Travel with Milk or Formula

Air Travel with Milk or Formula...

Air travel with an infant or a toddler who is still drinking milk or formula can be stressful, so here are some tips after having travelled on multiple flights with my daughter before she turned 2 years old: Yes, You Can Pass Through Security with Breast Milk or Formula – Normally, air travellers cannot carry any type of consumable liquid through the security checkpoint and are required to dispose of it prior....

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