4 Month Baby Round-Up

I have talked about this a little bit in a previous post, but I decided it was time to talk about a few things that I have learned in the last 4 months of being a mother. Some other mother’s may disagree with my conclusions – feel free to let me know! – but I … Continue Reading

Baby Gift Guide for the Busy Mama

*this post in partnership with buybuy BABY Babyhood program, however all opinions are my own* Less than one week until Christmas, and I hope I am not the only one who has left my baby’s gifts last! I figure he doesn’t really know what’s going on this Christmas anyways, so what I’m going to get … Continue Reading

One-Stop Holiday Gift Guide

*This post in partnership with Bed Bath & Beyond, however as always, all opinions are my own* Christmas is 11 days away, and I am betting there are a lot of you out there (like me!) who haven’t finished your shopping yet! This time of the year is so busy with family get togethers, events, … Continue Reading

BLACK FRIDAY FINDS at Square One

The day has arrived – and with it ALL THE SALES! Yahoo! It’s been a tough week on us shopaholics because theĀ sales started early, and it’s just hard to turn down a good deal! The problem (at least for me anyway) is that the deals kept getting better and better as the days passed by, … Continue Reading

5 Myths About Motherhood

As with anything, everyone has their own 2 cents about motherhood and what it is like to be a mom. I know that I had a lot of different people giving me tips and advice about motherhood when I was pregnant, and I really appreciated (almost all) of that! šŸ˜‰ However, the truth of it … Continue Reading

How to Wear Your Baby

Baby-wearing. It’s a word you hear a LOT when you’re a new mom, and probably one you’ve rarely (or never!) heard if you aren’t one! So when I became pregnant and became more aware of all of the baby things there are out there, one thing I really wanted to look into more was this … Continue Reading

My Top 5 Must-Have Baby Products

As I’ve said before, preparing for the arrival of your babe can be very overwhelming. I know that I felt like I didn’t know what I really needed, and I discovered that a lot of products I thought I needed are still sitting on a shelf somewhere! Alternatively, many of the things I didn’t know … Continue Reading

How to Sleep Soundly With A Newborn

Now don’t get me wrong… I am not promoting some magic formula to getting a “normal” night’s sleep when you have a baby, because that just wont happen for 95% of us! However, I have figured out a few secrets thatĀ seem to be working fairly well for getting a better night’s sleep – or at … Continue Reading

Time For Fall

I can’t believe that September is here… It feels like summer ended while I was in the hospital giving birth (lol!) and all of a sudden I’ve been thrust into the next season! Don’t get me wrong, I do love fall… but I was hoping to get a little more wear out of my summer … Continue Reading

What To Pack In Your Hospital Bag

While I began this post while still pregnant, I did not finish it before getting admitted to the hospital and giving birth to our little bundle of joy – Mason! Thankfully I did have my hospital bag packed and ready for our early admittance, but one thing I can say is that it is hard … Continue Reading