5 Newborn Gear Essentials

When you're having a baby, you quickly learn that babies aren't just tiny bundles of squishy joy. They come with a whole heck of a lot of equipment. Expensive equipment. Equipment that you use for a few months and then move on to something even bigger more expensive and more short term. I remember sending … Continue reading 5 Newborn Gear Essentials

4 Things to Know if You Want an Unmedicated Birth

Note: This post is written for those who desire to have a natural, unmedicated birth. Its not meant to shame anyone for having their baby a different way, whether by choice or circumstance.  This one time, my brother was born in the back of a car on the way to the hospital. And I was … Continue reading 4 Things to Know if You Want an Unmedicated Birth

10 Things I Wish I Had Known Before I Became a Mom

One of my oldest and dearest friends is pregnant with her first baby and rather than just inundate her with information, I thought I'd inundate you all. Because babies. I really loved this series of posts from moms all over the blogosphere, and I appreciated what these moms of kids a little older than mine … Continue reading 10 Things I Wish I Had Known Before I Became a Mom

5 Tips for Traveling with Young Kids Part 1

I sat down to nurse the baby to sleep and thought I'd check out this new show. You guys. I'm terrified, in a good way, and can't wait to see what happens next! I've been an M. Night Shyamalan fan for a while and am really intrigued by this show (but having only seen the … Continue reading 5 Tips for Traveling with Young Kids Part 1

Surviving 3 Under 3

I was getting ready for a new post and saw that a year ago I started but never finished this post entitled, "I am no longer a mom of 2 under 2". I had written: "Big baby turned 2 last week. And I am no longer a mom of 2 under 2. I feel like … Continue reading Surviving 3 Under 3