16 Baby Hacks for Super Moms

Mom Stuff

Keep a baby changing basket in the common area. This is especially helpful if you have a two-story house. Keep an assortment of diapers, wipes, hand sanitizer, lotion, diaper cream, and receiving blankets in your living room for quick changes during the day. Look for zip-up sleepers instead of button-up ones. I’m not even sure […]

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Breastfeeding 102 – 9 Tips for Long Term Success

Breastfeeding, Mom Stuff

First, I want to start by saying that breastfeeding is a CHOICE that not every mother gets to make. It is a wonderful way to nourish your baby and comes with so many benefits for both mom and baby, but it is not the only way to feed your child. Breastfeeding is such a personal […]

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Be the Dragon

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I was watching a show called ‘Jane the Virgin’ on Netflix last night and had a little revelation that I wanted to share. Now, it may have been because I recently stopped breastfeeding and have been super emotional with mom guilt the last few days, but this particular episode really struck a chord with me. […]

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Surviving the First Six Weeks – Newborn Life

Mom Stuff, Newborns, Pregnancy

The first six weeks of my daughter’s life were the hardest weeks of my life. I went into motherhood pretty blind. I barely knew how to change a diaper, much less how to bathe, soothe, or breastfeed my baby. I knew nothing about baby sleep. Frankly, I didn’t know there was anything special I should […]

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16 Baby Hacks for Super Moms


Mom Stuff

Keep a baby changing basket in the common area. This is especially helpful if you have a two-story house. Keep an assortment of diapers, wipes, hand sanitizer, lotion, diaper cream, and receiving blankets in your living room for quick changes during the day. Look for zip-up sleepers instead of button-up ones. I’m not even sure […]

November 13, 2018

Solving Your Baby’s Tummy Issues


Baby Sleep, Breastfeeding, Newborns

Tummy problems are the most common issue that newborns face, largely due to their underdeveloped digestive system. This is a big culprit of poor sleep and of an overall fussy baby. Many people just assume that their fussy baby has “colic”, which is basically just a medical term that describes unexplained intestinal discomfort. If your baby […]

October 23, 2018

Be the Dragon


Mom Stuff

I was watching a show called ‘Jane the Virgin’ on Netflix last night and had a little revelation that I wanted to share. Now, it may have been because I recently stopped breastfeeding and have been super emotional with mom guilt the last few days, but this particular episode really struck a chord with me. […]

October 16, 2018

Breastfeeding 101 – Things You Should Know


Breastfeeding, Newborns

Let me just start by saying that I know many women who thoroughly enjoy breastfeeding their babies. It can absolutely be a beautiful bonding experience and there is nothing quite like it. For some mothers and babies, this connection is immediate and the breastfeeding journey has very few bumps in the road. It is truly a […]

October 9, 2018

Sleep Props – The Good and the Bad


Baby Sleep, Newborns

Let’s talk sleep props. I will be the first to admit that my baby needed help sleeping those first few months. If you have a baby that just magically sleeps well from the start, then this post isn’t for you and you should probably go buy a lottery ticket or something. For everyone else out […]

September 25, 2018

9 Tips for Better Newborn Sleep


Baby Sleep, Newborns

So, you’re almost to the finish line. Your due date is a few weeks from now and you’re ready to switch gears from studying up on pregnancy to studying up on your baby. Or, maybe you’re a little less prepared than that and your baby is already home, maybe even a few weeks old, and […]

September 18, 2018