Proud Happy Mama Has Acquired Carmel Blue – Everything You Need To Know was a wonderful website dedicated to bringing parents the information and care they needed. Everything from yoga classes to prepare for birth to finding sign language courses near their community.

If you are reading this after searching for Carmel Blue, let us explain who we are!

Who Is Proud Happy Mama?

As parents ourselves, Proud Happy Mama’s aim is to uplift, inspire and encourage other mothers through parenthood.

We have created practical support guides and resources to help answer your burning questions and guide you through your parenting journey.

As well as inspirational quotes and real mom stories to remind you that you’re not alone.

We use our real life experience to help you navigate through the world of motherhood and raising a child.

As the saying goes – it takes a village to raise a child. So, let us be your village.

How We Can Help You Through Pregnancy

How we can help you through pregnancy

Here you’ll find a wide range of pregnancy articles to help you through every stage of your pregnancy. From getting pregnant to your third trimester we want to be there to help guide you through every step of the way.

You’ll find articles such as how to choose the best pregnancy safe body lotions and washes to help keep your skin healthy.

Or when to buy diapers.

We even have guides to journals, books, and items you will need to help you as you start your journey.

And of course, we have a ton of baby shower ideas like hosting a diaper raffle, pregnancy gift ideas, non-baby gift ideas, and more so your friends and family can help you start on the best foot too.

We’re here to support and encourage you!

Our Advice On Giving Birth

Preparing for the birth of your child means more than setting up a crib or buying clothes. Whilst these are all things you will need for your baby, don’t forget about things you’ll need for birth and beyond.

Your partner needs to know what to bring while you’re in labor.

And you have to prepare for postpartum.

So, we have put together a range of articles from new mom care packages to make your experience easier as well as more detailed and uncomfortable articles about the realities of giving birth.

For example, our guide to postpartum diapers or recovery teas touches on the difficulties of birth that many prefer to ignore. But, we know how important it is to have these resources, so it means being open about these challenges.

What A New Parent Needs In Their Home

If you have already started buying baby items, then you know that there are a ton of baby products out there.

It can be overwhelming to see the whole list of nursery items and baby accessories and knowing what ones you need. And what the best ones are to buy.

Which is why we have taken the hard work out equation.

We have done the research for you, so all you have to do is read.

For example, here you’ll find a bunch of comparison guides on the best strollers on the market depending on your needs. Want a double stroller? We have you covered. Sit and stand stroller? Don’t worry about it. A bassinet stroller? We’ve made it easy.

Or maybe you are thinking about an all terrain stroller? We know the best beach strollers, hiking strollers, and even stroller car seat combos to get you sorted.

But, it doesn’t stop there!

We have figured out the best accessories for your strollers too. We have reviews on fans, cup holders, organizers, and more!

And we’ll also show you how to keep your precious little one cool in the summer and warm in the winter.

Prefer a baby carrier instead? Then we have that covered too!

Whether you have a bad back, a petite frame, or a plus-sized frame, or a breastfeeding, we have found the best baby carriers to keep you and your baby or toddler safe and comfortable! No matter how long you plan to wear your baby.

We even dive into all the practical questions you may have like the difference between carriers and wraps. Or do car seats expire? Or strollers?

But if you already know what kind of baby gear you want, then instead, you may be more interested in a review. Popular brands such as Vista, Zoe, Mockingbird, Critical Mission, Nuna, and Chicco are often reviewed by us. We even give detailed reviews comparing similar brands.

If you have any questions about car seats, strollers, or baby carriers we’re here to help!

Our Advice On Feeding Your Baby

Our Advice On Feeding Your Baby

Whether your breastfeeding, formular feeding, or mixing it up we want to help support you!

Afterall, fed is best!

As a new parent, we expect you have a lot of questions. Even as an experience parent, each baby is different so you may find yourself facing new feeding challenges.

That’s where we step in.

We answer all your baby feeding questions, like how to warm bottles on the go, how many burp cloths you might need, and how many pacifiers to buy. To some people, the answer is the same as “how long is a piece of string,” but we aim to give you real advice to help you gauge what is expected of you.

We even have answers to questions you might not have thought of, like when pacifiers expire, how long you can leave unopened formula, and if your reusable bottle has an expiration date.

Or how to use a power pump, what the best pumping bra is or even what the best bottles for breastfed babies are!

Got questions about nursing bras, like how many you need, what to use if you’re large breasted, and what to wear after nursing? We’re here to answer them all!

Or maybe you’re looking for specific product reviews like Lansinoh breast pumps or the best rockers for your nursery. Well, we have those covered too!

Being mothers and parents ourselves, we know all the questions running through your head. We also know it’s not always easy to just ask a friend or family member without feeling judged or getting unwarranted opinions. So, that’s why we make it simple to get the answers you need to give you peace of mind.

Helping Your Baby Sleep

Getting your newborn to sleep can be one of the biggest challenges that a parent can face. Not only is it essential to keep your baby happy and healthy, but you need sleep to function too.

If your baby doesn’t sleep, neither do you.

That’s why we’ve put together a bunch of tips to help your newborn sleep!

From blackout curtains to nightlights to choosing the right baby monitor we have reviewed all the key baby sleeping accessories to help you and your baby both sleep sound.

And if you’re not sure if you need a long range monitor, a wifi connection, no wifi monitor, a travel sized monitor, or ones for twins? Then we give you the information to help you make an informed decision!

Afterall, each child and your needs can be so different! For example, your child may not sleep in a crib for each nap time as they sleep in a playpen whilst at Grandma’s house.

So, no matter if you are counting sheets, cleaning mattresses, or sleeping in playpens, we are here to help you and your child.

And let’s not forget safety measures while your baby is asleep.

We know that sleeping is also a dangerous time for newborns as they do not have the strength to look after themselves or move a blanket that could cause problems.

That’s why you’ll also find advice to help you learn when to give your child a blanket and how many they might need. Or how to dress a newborn for sleep so they don’t over heat or wake up due to the cold.

Final Thoughts

Carmel Blue was a company dedicated to helping families. We are very happy to announce our acquisition of the business and cannot wait to join communities. 

Here at Proud Happy Mama, we have answers for all your concerns – whether they are about keeping your child healthy, finding the best deal on a product, or understanding the different options you can take. There is no right way to be a mother; all you have to do is try and give your child the best life you can.

Our advice can help you do that. Remember that you cannot possibly know everything, and you will need help every now and then. Use this village of resources whenever you need a hand, and we will be there to support you through this wondrous journey.