Keep Peace on Earth During Baby’s First Holiday

You’ve already gotten the best gift ever, and while you learned long ago how nice it is to share, especially your favorite stuff, we’re gonna give you a pass on sharing your new bundle of joy. The holidays are a time to come together with family and friends from near and far. To eat, drink, … Continued

Boss Baby

We’re just gonna give it to you straight. Your new baby is the most inconsiderate boss you will ever have. (But you will never love another boss more.) And while it is your job to keep the boss happy and healthy, there is no reason you can’t be, too. So here are ten postpartum tips … Continued

Supporting Moms and Moms-To-Be

Pregnancy and motherhood both come with plenty of ups and downs. While it can be a life-affirming, joyful experience, there’s also the more challenging side. The Mother Baby Center offers moms and moms-to-be unique support groups led by experts from Allina Health, providing services and encouragement before, during and after childbirth. Baby Café Breastfeeding support … Continued

Our Tiny Warrior Princess – Gaby and Lana’s Story

Gaby’s Mother Baby Center journey started with a 4:00 am trip to the hospital. At her 20-week ultrasound, it was discovered that Gaby was high risk. It was highly recommended for her to deliver at The Mother Baby Center, being it is connected to Abbott Northwestern and Children’s Minnesota. Soon after that appointment, between weeks … Continued

Breastfeeding and Your Baby: Getting Started

Doctors agree that breastfeeding is best for babies. But many mothers can find nursing challenging. That’s why Mother Baby Center, a partnership between Allina Health and Children’s Minnesota, provides access to certified lactation consultants. These experts offer support and guidance to help you get started breastfeeding and bonding with your baby right away. Even if … Continued