Archive for June, 2015

Fun Snacking with Braces: Recipes Included!

You have probably heard that when you have braces, you have to change some of your eating habits.  There are two reasons for this:  First, to avoid unnecessary pain, and second, to protect the brackets and wires from breakage.  In general, when you have braces, you want to avoid anything that is TOO hard, chewy, […]

Bye-Bye Binkie!

Many parents discover, on the way home from the hospital, the magic of the binky!  Baby is crying but not hungry?  Give her a binky, problem solved!    Babies and toddlers have a natural sucking reflex.  It is totally normal for them to want to suck on pacifiers, thumbs, bottles and other items until they […]