How To Survive The 2-Week Wait

If you have ever been trying to conceive, or had a slip up and were anxiously hoping for a negative test, you know the treachery of the "2-week wait". It's LONG. It's full of anxiety, doubt, emotions, and impatience. I know because I've been there SO MANY times. Whether I was hoping to be, or … Continue reading How To Survive The 2-Week Wait

Baby Registry: Everything you do & don’t need

There are literally a thousand things to worry about when you're pregnant for the first time. How will I get through labor? How will I figure out how to parent well? What are we going to name this kid? Probably one of your smallest concerns at the beginning is what to put on your baby … Continue reading Baby Registry: Everything you do & don’t need

6 Tips To Guarantee Breastfeeding Success

So, before I even begin, I want to make something really clear. I am not dissing formula feeding. We mamas like to get into a tizzy thinking that people are condemning our parenting decisions. I am not going to condemn formula feeding in this article. I am, however, going to speak some truths that are … Continue reading 6 Tips To Guarantee Breastfeeding Success

Maternity, Postpartum & Nursing Clothes On A Budget

So, you're pregnant! Congratulations. There are so many incredible things about pregnancy that make your world so exciting, hopeful and happy. Growing a baby inside of you is one of the most miraculous things a woman can experience. However, there are also many frustrating things about being pregnant. One of those things is that your … Continue reading Maternity, Postpartum & Nursing Clothes On A Budget

6 Things I Wish I Would Have Known About Miscarriage Before I Had One

Every October I see the posts on Facebook... "I am 1 in 4." October is Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month. For me, it has always been awkward. I never knew what to say to those who have lost a baby. I always thought it seemed like not a huge deal... especially at a young … Continue reading 6 Things I Wish I Would Have Known About Miscarriage Before I Had One

5 Reasons The 2nd Trimester Is The Best

If you're a mama in your 1st trimester feeling absolutely miserable, I've got some GREAT news for you. In almost all normal pregnancies the 2nd trimester is the best trimester! It's a well known fact that during months 4-7 you feel happier, more energetic, and much less moody and nauseous than you have the first … Continue reading 5 Reasons The 2nd Trimester Is The Best