Author: marketing@helloyumi.com

  • Lunya CEO Ashley Merrill on Motherhood & Silk Pajamas

    Lunya CEO Ashley Merrill on Motherhood & Silk Pajamas

    If you’ve ever put on a pair of Lunya pajamas, you know the brand is far from basic sleepwear. From the modern silhouettes to the use of premium—and thank god, machine washable—silk fabrics, Lunya is pushing women to rethink what they wear to bed.

  • 15 Best Gifts For Pregnant Moms

    15 Best Gifts For Pregnant Moms

    Growing a little human inside of you is hard work. As comedian Ali Wong once said, “I am not doing jack s*** anymore. I’m busy making an eyeball!” This holiday season, throw the prego mama in your life some well-deserved love. Below is a cornucopia of our fave gifts for expectant mamas. From eye masks…

  • Why Your Baby Should Be Taking Probiotics

    Why Your Baby Should Be Taking Probiotics

    The foundation of your child’s health is laid during the first three years of their life. 80% of the brain will form during the first 1,000 days, and within the first 2.5 years, their gut microbiome will resemble that of an adult. These are two major developmental milestones that determine the overall health of a…

  • The Music Playlist Every Parent Needs

    The Music Playlist Every Parent Needs

    Carson Meyer, a DONA certified Birth Doula, recommends a couple songs for your little one’s playlist.

  • How To Recycle Your Yumi Box

    How To Recycle Your Yumi Box

    We want to give your baby the best, and that includes the environment they grow up in. That’s why we source recyclable, compostable, and reusable packaging. Below, we break down how to break down your box! 

  • When To Introduce Water Into My Baby’s Diet

    When To Introduce Water Into My Baby’s Diet

    Though drinking plenty of water is fundamental to a proper adult diet, a baby’s needs are different.

  • How Many Calories Does My Baby Need?

    How Many Calories Does My Baby Need?

    How much should my baby be eating? It’s a question that many parents ask, especially as they begin their baby’s introduction to solid foods.

  • When and How Should I Feed My Baby Meat?

    When and How Should I Feed My Baby Meat?

    Your baby has started on solid foods, mastering veggie and fruit purees. So, at what point can you introduce meat into their diet? 

  • When You Start Solids, Those Other Solids Get a Lot More Interesting

    When You Start Solids, Those Other Solids Get a Lot More Interesting

    Everybody poops, and your baby’s just got a lot more interesting.

  • The Benefits of Multiple Language Exposure in Babies

    The Benefits of Multiple Language Exposure in Babies

    Spanish? French? Chinese? There is mounting evidence that children benefit from growing up in multilingual households. Whatever foreign language(s) you pick for your baby, here’s what science says about learning a second (or third) language from infancy.

  • A Guide to Sitting Up at 6 Months

    A Guide to Sitting Up at 6 Months

    If they fits they sits. After months of tummy time, your baby is ready to sit up on their own.

  • The Problem with Baby Food Pouches

    The Problem with Baby Food Pouches

    Here’s What You Need To Know: Squeeze Cheeks, Not Pouches Baby-food pouches have become increasingly popular in the last decade and for decent reasons: they’re portable, don’t need refrigeration, and make it easier to keep the messy eating at bay. The New York Times recently reported that global revenue from baby food pouches grew tenfold…

  • Is It Possible to Accidentally Overfeed My Baby?

    Is It Possible to Accidentally Overfeed My Baby?

    Here’s What You Need To Know: Starting solids can feel more scary than exciting. Especially for new parents who are worried about overfeeding. But feeding your baby solids marks the exciting beginning of a very healthy and balanced relationship with food. The importance and timing here should be underscored. The earlier you expose your baby…

  • Is Baby-Led Weaning Right For You?

    Is Baby-Led Weaning Right For You?

    The first few months of a baby’s life are fairly simple when it comes to food. Then, around six months, they exhibit signs that they are ready for solids. Many babies start with single-ingredient stage one purees and over the next few months move on to more textured and combined flavors. However, baby-led weaning, or…

  • Coronavirus and Babies: What You Need to Know

    Coronavirus and Babies: What You Need to Know

    With Coronavirus (COVID-19) dominating the headlines, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed — especially as a new parent. Not only do you have to stay on top of feeding, sleeping, and pooping schedules – you now have to consider how to keep your baby and entire family safe from a new virus. A virus that the…

  • Banana Bread Bite Recipe

    Banana Bread Bite Recipe

    Batch-bake this moist, spiced, nutty banana loaf, then eat what you can for breakfast, brunch or tea and freeze the rest.