3 Post-Partum Fitness Tips

One of the most common things I get complimented on or “told” is how fit I am after having a baby. Well, I wanted to address this for a few reasons, because I think that sometimes we tend to have a really unhealthy view of our own bodies and idealize other people just from photos! … Continue Reading

Real Motherhood: 18 Month Update

Hi friends! It’s been a while… so… Happy New Year!!! To be honest, I’ve been feeling overwhelmed with the amount of stuff going on in normal life that I just haven’t found the time to write a blog post in the past few months. Or maybe it’s not just to do with time, but also … Continue Reading

The Procrastinator’s Gift Guide

*This post in partnership with Bed Bath & Beyond and buybuy BABY babyhood, however as always all opinions are my own* I can’t help it – I’m a procrastinator through and through. From the time that I was getting a timer set to finish my dinner (and would wait until the final minute to gobble … Continue Reading

Best Outdoor Toys for Fall

*This post in partnership with buybuy BABY babyhood, however as always, all opinions are my own* As the mom of a very busy kid, I am constantly looking for fun new ways to keep him entertained! With the fall weather arriving, I still want to embrace outdoor time as much as possible before winter hits, … Continue Reading

Mason’s First Birthday

First things first – I cannot believe how quickly this year has flown by! I know, I know, everyone says this about their kids, but…. THEY GROW UP SO FAST! There were moments in the first weeks of Mason’s life that I honestly couldn’t even see this far into the future because we were just … Continue Reading

How to Create a Baby Safe Space in a Small Apartment

*This post in partnership with buybuy BABY, however as always, all opinions are my own* When Mason started crawling (and therefore hated being contained in his exersaucer or playpen anymore) I had to figure out how to baby proof a seemingly impossible space. I say impossible because we live in a single-floor apartment with very … Continue Reading

Real Motherhood: Introducing Solids

Now that we’re a few months into solids, I feel like I can actually write on this subject with a little more knowledge. As with all things, we are still learning everyday, but as we prepare to wean off of breastmilk now, I felt it was time to write a little about our “food journey.” … Continue Reading

Carseats: When to Transition

*This post in partnership with buybuyBABY, however as always, all opinions are my own* You may remember that before I had Mason, I wrote a post about my experience with shopping for baby items and how it could be extremely overwhelming with all of the options that are out there! Carseats are definitely no exception, … Continue Reading

The Easiest Way to DIY Baby Food

Giving your baby “real food” for the first time can be quite daunting – especially if you’re a worrier like me! Of course the scare of choking is so very real, and making sure your baby gets that finely pureed dish is really important (at least it was to me!). So when I got the … Continue Reading

Best Toys for Busy Babies

For this post I am partnering with Buybuy BABY to share with you a few of my favourite toys to help keep my sanity… I mean… keep Mason occupied. 😉 Any other mama’s out there feel like they have the world’s busiest (non-mobile) kid? I feel like I am running a full-time baby obstacle course most … Continue Reading