“It will be so easy to have balance and routine in my life once the baby is born. All they do is eat, sleep and poop anyway. How hard can it be?” Then reality hits. My life is no longer my own. I am responsible for another human. A real live baby that is mine.… Continue reading What My Daily Routine was During 0-9 Months
Baby Showers can be overwhelming for a new mom. What should you put on it? What do you really need?
We’ve all seen the perfect social media mom. Or so it seems. Make up done. Hair always looking beautiful. Happy baby 24/7. Wearing the cutest clothes. Cleanest looking house and kitchen. As a mom of a 6 month old, I can confidently say that is not how life really is. At all. Here’s what life… Continue reading The Perfect Social Media Mom
The beginning of breastfeeding was challenging, but for me, the end was even harder
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?
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
Things to Pack in your hospital bag Oh, the hospital bag. This thing is built up to be a crazy important item. I mean, sure, it is. But after having gone through that hospital stay, I would not have stressed about it NEARLY as much as I did. I did not have peace of mind… Continue reading What to Pack In Your Hospital Bag