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15 Things First Time Moms Need to Know

15 Things First Time Moms Need to Know

Hi Lady! It's the first time you're doing this, isn't it? It's exciting and terrifying all at the same time. Up until this point being pregnant, becoming a mother has all been but a dream; a dream you had as a little girl as you played house with your friends. Here...

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Pregnancy Symptom Warning: Just Toss Your Cookies

Pregnancy Symptom Warning: Just Toss Your Cookies

Listen up first time mom: Once you've been pregnant and given birth, whether it's a vaginal or c-section, all sense of privacy and embarrassment goes out the window. At least this is the case for me; I mean I've had complete strangers see my hoo ha and everything else...

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My Natural Birth: Delivery at the Hospital

My Natural Birth: Delivery at the Hospital

Now to continue onto the second chapter of my birth story, delivery at the hospital... With the okay from my midwife, Dianne, we gathered our things, waddled me to the car, and were on our way to Newton Wellesley Hospital. Being 12:30 am there was hardly anyone else...

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My Natural Birth: Laboring at Home

My Natural Birth: Laboring at Home

When expecting my first baby, I loved reading positive birth stories. So I'm thrilled to share my natural birth story with you. Whether it's in a hospital or at home, with a doctor or a midwife, completely natural or with interventions, every birth is a beautiful...

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Oh that Caillou kid…

I met the PercyVites team while I was at BlogHer'13 on the expo floor. I saw the Caillou PercyVite playing on the little TV in their display and I just knew that unfortunately, I should talk to them. You see, my oldest, Brennan, loves Caillou. I willingly admit that...

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Mary Kay Botanical Effects: A Review

Mary Kay Botanical Effects: A Review

I have to be honest…when my friend, Daphne, approached me about doing a review for Mary Kay’s  Botanical Effects skincare line there was a part of me that didn’t want it to work. Now, that’s not because I don’t adore Daphne or Mary Kay; it’s because after talking with...

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