The Baby's Brew Blog

  • Baby Cereal 101: How to Get Started

    I will always remember feeding each of my babies their first foods. After months of only breastfeeding and bottles, my husband and I couldn’t wait to introduce the next milestone to each of our babies. But with the first baby at least, there was also apprehension. Our pediatrician had recommended...
  • How to Choose a Diaper Bag: 9 Considerations

    As a new mom, you’re probably wondering what you should be looking for when choosing a diaper bag. Of course you want it to be stylish and to fit your personality, but most importantly it needs to be functional. And though bigger might seem better with all of the stuff your little guy or gal is g...
  • How to Travel with Baby Formula (By Plane or In the Car)

    Going on vacation with your baby is both exciting and daunting. At this point you’ve likely reached a comfort level caring for your little one and have even mastered outings during the day. Now you’re ready to take on traveling with your baby, but you know there is a lot to consider. And that inc...
  • Cool Baby Gadgets Parents Will Want in 2021

    Have you ever wondered how new parents did it all “back in the old days” without all of this awesome technology we have available to us now? I know I sure do. Even though it’s clear they got by just fine, we’re guessing all the cool baby gadgets out there certainly have your attention. Because wh...
  • Top 10 Diaper Bag Essentials for a Newborn

    So you’re ready to go out in the world with your new little guy or gal, but it can be really intimidating those first few times out and about. Having the essentials that you need will help you feel prepared for whatever comes your way. Who knew someone so little could require so much?! We’ve put ...
  • Simple Tips for Making a Bottle of Baby Formula on the Go

    Going out for errands and day trips was so much easier pre-baby, right? In fact, you probably took it for granted...but gone are the days of grab your keys and go. Heading out the door with a little one in tow requires a lot more planning and ensuring you have all the essentials to give your baby...
  • When and How to Supplement Your Baby’s Feedings with Formula

    You probably already know that the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends exclusive breastfeeding for at least your baby’s first 6 month of life, and continuing to use breastmilk as your baby’s main nutrition for their first year. But that isn’t always realistic for every family and there are ...
  • Store Brand Baby Formula Vs. Name-Brand: Is the store brand just as good?

    As a parent, you want to give your child the absolute best and that includes their nutrition. So when it comes to choosing infant formula you want to know you’re giving your baby the healthiest option possible. But baby formula is expensive - and that has many parents wondering if the less expens...