How I finally got my Baby to take the Bottle! A Moms story.

“I have been using the Minbie bottle for about a month now. It is literally the only bottle that I will use for Grant. He takes to it really well. I especially love the nipple and how it imitates the breastfeeding action...

Baby refusing the bottle? Minbie can help.

A baby may refuse to feed on a bottle for the most obvious reason, there is nothing like the comfort of being attached to mom, which is more than understandable! Breastfeeding provides valuable nutrition for the growing infant. Breastfeeding also...

Finding relief for infant reflux & colic with Minbie

Two of the most common conditions that young babies suffer from are reflux and colic.  What do reflux and colic have in common? Reflux is fairly well understood. Simple reflux occurs when the stomach contents are regurgitated into the mouth...

COVID-19 as it relates to you and your baby

Here’s everything you need to know about how to protect your baby from coronavirus, whether you’re pregnant, breastfeeding or bottle feeding

4 Top ways to sterilize baby bottles to keep your little one safe and prolong the life of your bottles

Our highest priorities are keeping our children safe and healthy, sterilizing their bottles is one key way we can protect our little’s important to not only sterilize baby bottles but to also choose the best sterilization method...

My Bottle Battle - A New Mom Tells Her Story

Let me start off by saying my dad is going to hate that I’ve written a post about my breastfeeding journey. Now in his 70’s, a father of two children who were only ever bottle fed, he’s sure I’ve been...

3 Reasons not to use standard bottle nipples

Issue #1 Nipple Confusion What is nipple confusion?  It manifests in two ways: (1) when a baby prefers the bottle to the breast (2) when a baby no longer knows what to do on the breast.  Nipple confusion is a...

A Working Mom and Dad need a working baby bottle

Finding the right bottle is not always easy but if parents know what to look for it goes a far way. Don’t wait until you have tried every bottle before trying Minbie. You can make your last bottle be your first bottle.

5 Things Moms-To-Be Can Do To Support Their Mental Health While Pregnant

Call it the pregnancy paradox: Nine months of planning for your baby’s arrival somehow seems to be both infinite   and    so-not-enough time to get ready. As prepared as we set ourselves up to be –   diapers seemingly ordered by...

Work and baby feeding: the challenges of a mom

I was one of the moms who waited ‘til about two weeks before I went back to work to introduce the bottle. It did not go well…

What to expect post pregnancy

A woman’s body goes through many changes with pregnancy and childbirth. These changes are generally normal. Some bodies return to pre-pregnancy form…

Organising and planning tips for parents: the happier you

A dirty house does not make for a happy home. Thus, cleaning is at the top of the to-do list. It helps to make for a happier, safer and healthier family living.

3 reasons why a mom may need to bottle feed a mom's story

A breast loving baby is a dream for many moms. They make feeding a little easier as there is no bottle prepping, sterilizing, getting up in the dead of night to make up a bottle and all that. On the flip side this said baby can be one tough nut to crack when the time comes for momma to introduce a bottle.

Baby refusing the bottle? Learn how Heidi was finally able to get her baby onto the bottle.

Are you finding it difficult or even impossible to get your baby to feed on a bottle? Did you factor this in as one of the possibilities with caring for your newborn? If you are reading this your response to the first question is yes and no to the second. 

The solution to nipple confusion is available, learn how...

Are you nervous about nipple-confusion taking away your right to breastfeed your baby? A baby’s bottle is to fit in with the feeding journey, not set the pace of the journey. Sadly many moms are robbed of this through no...

How Minbie bottle helped mom return to college with confidence

We brought Mateo home and I started to supplement because I wasn’t producing enough breast milk, and he didn’t have enough wet diapers. It started to concern us quite a bit as parents...

Mom overcome baby bottle feeding challenges successfully

A baby bottle cannot solve all the feeding challenges a baby may experience, but it can help to prevent some and manage others. This can be achieved depending on the bottle used when faced with challenges and refusal.

Baby colic - what it is, why it happens and what you can do about it

Colic is a very misunderstood term, however. The way it is often used in lay circles leads people to think that it is a single medical condition but that’s a common misconception. In this blog post, I clarify exactly what colic is and discuss why it occurs.

Are you safely preparing your baby's formula?

Studies have shown that more than half of the parents who bottle-feed their babies don't prepare their baby formula safely. This can result in babies being injured, becoming ill and, in extreme circumstances, can result in babies dying. 

Do you know how to safely store and transport your expressed breast milk?

Just as it is crucial for your baby’s well-being that you express your milk in a safe way, so too is it vital that you store and transport it in a way that minimizes risks for your baby.

Reflux in babies - what it is and how to deal with it

Reflux is an incredibly common issue for babies. In this post, we’ll look at what reflux is, how you can help prevent it and what you can do to ease your baby’s discomfort if baby suffers from it despite your best efforts.