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Breastfeeding Pillows: Safe or Risky?

Breastfeeding Pillows: Safe or Risky?

Are breastfeeding pillows unsafe? Should they even be available on the market to purchase? This newborn feeding tool can be extremely helpful. But, it’s important to know what it’s for and what it’s not for.

Is A Pacifier Bad For Breastfed Babies?

Is A Pacifier Bad For Breastfed Babies?

Giving your baby a pacifier: Good or bad? Pacifiers tend to get a bad rap…Over my decades working with mamas, I’ve found that so many of them want to avoid giving their babies pacifiers, but they don’t really know exactly why. They’ve just heard that it can cause...

What To Pack When Traveling With A Baby

What To Pack When Traveling With A Baby

Traveling – whether it be for a weekend or two weeks – takes on a whole different meaning when you have a baby. You no longer just have to remember your own essentials, but you’ve got to look into the future and decide what is going to be essential and what isn’t for...

6 Nursery Essentials Every Mom Needs

6 Nursery Essentials Every Mom Needs

Getting the baby nursery ready for your newborn can be an exciting time. Picking out a theme, decorating, and packing away their tiny clothes is a form of nesting, and it’s a completely natural urge.  “...the nesting instinct is the burst of energy women often get in...

Why You Should Swaddle Baby

Why You Should Swaddle Baby

Baby Settler BlogWhy You Should Swaddle Baby Hillary Sadler | March 9, 2021Swaddling. Is it really necessary? I’ve often heard new parents say, “My baby hates to be swaddled.” While I don’t agree with their statement, I can see why it’s made. A lot of people think to...

Pumping. Part Four. What Does Real Life Look Like?

Pumping. Part Four. What Does Real Life Look Like?

Baby Settler BlogPumping. Part Four. What Does Real Life Look Like? Hillary Sadler | February 16, 2021First things first If you don’t have an indication to pump right after birth, i.e.: baby born before 38 weeks, admission to NICU, history of low milk supply,...

Pumping. Part Three. Using Your Breast Pump.

Pumping. Part Three. Using Your Breast Pump.

Baby Settler BlogPumping. Part Three. Using Your Breast Pump. Hillary Sadler | February 16, 2021I get it. Breast pumps can be overwhelming, and there isn't a lot of clear information out there on how to maintain them, use them or what all the parts mean. I wanted to...

Pumping. Part Two. Selecting a Breast Pump(s).

Pumping. Part Two. Selecting a Breast Pump(s).

Baby Settler BlogPumping. Part Two. Selecting a Breast Pump(s). Hillary Sadler | February 9, 2021Let’s talk about breast pumps. There are SO MANY breast pump options out there. Which one is the BEST pump? It depends on your needs for the pump. Here are two things to...

The FOUR Month Sleep Regression. Why Does it Happen?

The FOUR Month Sleep Regression. Why Does it Happen?

Baby Settler BlogThe FOUR month sleep regression. WHY does it happen? Hillary Sadler | January 26, 2021 Have you asked yourself this? Googled it yet? Let me help guide you to figuring out why your baby might be waking up again at night after maybe he/she had started...

Meet Hillary

Hi! I’m Hillary, the Mama behind Baby Settler. These days you can find me with my four children and husband… probably outside, and helping Mama’s and families. I also have a lot of letters behind my name which translate, I’m also a Labor & Delivery nurse and Lactation Consultant.

Gauge Your Grasp On Feeding & Sleep Routines

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