If you've wondered whether or not you should go to work or stay home with your child, you are not alone! I've struggled for a long time with my decision on whether or not to keep working now that we have a baby to care for. I've gone back and forth between this decision so … Continue reading Deciding Between Work or Baby
With summer on the way, many of us have the beach on our minds! Spring break, summer vacation, sun, sand, waves... it all sounds amazing. We have the opportunity to be near a beach, and have been definitely trying to take advantage of it! Having been to the beach a number of times with our … Continue reading 10 Tips to a Successful Day at the Beach with Baby
I stopped breastfeeding in favor of pumping. One of the hardest decisions I had to make as a new mother was whether or not to stop breastfeeding. You hear about all the moms who have this strong bond with their baby through breastfeeding… Unfortunately I was not one of them. I realized that after several … Continue reading 9 1/2 Pumping Tips and Tricks
I can be an over-protective Mommy. Aren't we all in one way or another? I constantly question every aspect of my parenting and often compare myself and my child to others. This article is focused on my constant comparisons and was actually something I had started writing several months ago when I had a pressing … Continue reading Letting Them Learn
Torben and I traveled alone for the first time while going to visit his grandparents. I won't lie, the thought of traveling with a baby was scary and nerve-wracking, but don't worry because I've gathered a few of my favorite tips and tricks for making it as easy as possible! They range from travelling in … Continue reading 12 Tips to Traveling with a Baby
Happy October! In honor of Halloween, I thought that I'd put together a list of some creative Halloween costumes for babies. One of the things that was most frustrating to me when searching ideas for things such as baby Halloween costumes is that there are bunches of articles that have AMAZING photos, but absolutely no … Continue reading Creative & DIY Baby Halloween Costumes
When our little love bug reached 2 months old, I still had no idea how to "Mommy", but some things were finally starting to fall into place. He wasn't quite so fragile anymore (still fragile, just not SO fragile), he was starting to form somewhat of an actual schedule, and I was healed enough to … Continue reading 2 Months Old: The Struggle is Real!