Transitioning Out of the Swaddle

Your baby can roll over now, horray! But now he can’t sleep fully swaddled. What do you do? How do you transition your baby out of a swaddle?

How I Got My Newborn to Sleep in a Bassinet

I honestly don’t even know where to begin. As a new mom of an 8 week old, sleep will motivate me to do pretty much anything. I’m used to living off of naps, and sleeping for 2-3 hour stretches (none of which occur during the day). Any time I would put Noah down, and I… Continue reading How I Got My Newborn to Sleep in a Bassinet

What is Labor Really Like?

Towards the end of my pregnancy, all I kept asking myself was “How will I know I’m in labor?” All anyone kept telling me was “Oh, you will KNOW” Very reassuring, right? “It’s like super intense period cramps” the doctors would tell me. They couldn’t be more accurate. There’s no other way to describe it.… Continue reading What is Labor Really Like?

8 Thoughts That Came Up When I Took My ‘Before’ Pictures

I’m so excited to start this journey 9 months of being pregnant. 8 weeks postpartum. I’m ready!! Wait, can I actually do this? Yeah, that little ego likes to come in and make me question everything. It all comes down to the core belief “I’m not good enough”. Somewhere deep inside, I have this belief… Continue reading 8 Thoughts That Came Up When I Took My ‘Before’ Pictures