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Breastfeeding

The First Time I Ever Breastfed a Baby

I have partnered with Babywise.life; all opinions are 100% my own. I did everything a first time expectant mother should do; I went to birth classes and like the dutiful mother-to-be that I was I attended breastfeeding class. Not because I wanted to attend one more class but I just knew that it was the right […]

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health pregnancy

How to get your body back after pregnancy?

A woman goes through massive physical, emotional and hormonal changes during and after pregnancy. Becoming a mom is probably the best feeling for a woman. Yet, many women will also agree about having thoughts of a distorted body shape after giving birth. The pictures of those svelte new mom celebrities make them feel even inferior, […]

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pregnancy

Where should I create my baby registry?

Just so you know, there are affiliate links in this blog post; it won’t cost you anything extra, however, should you make a purchase from one of the links I’ll receive a small commission for your purchase. Thank you for supporting my family! The first time you enter a big box store with that registry […]

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Parenting

Five Ways to Feel Like You’ve Gotten a Full Night’s Sleep During the Newborn Stage

This post was written in partnership with Babywise.life; all opinions are my own. Just so you know, there are affiliate links in this blog post; it won’t cost you anything extra, however, should you make a purchase from one of the links I’ll receive a small commission for your purchase. Thank you for supporting my […]

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pregnancy

Pregnancy Questions: How do I get more calcium if I don’t like milk?

This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation on behalf of Viactiv that contains affiliate links. Did you know that the average pregnant woman needs to have 1000mg of calcium daily? That’s equivalent to drinking four glasses of milk every day. I don’t know about you, but I’m not really a big milk drinker now. When I […]

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pregnancy

The Top 10 Pregnancy Products You NEED to Make Your Pregnancy Easier

Just so you know, there are affiliate links in this blog post; it won’t cost you anything extra, however, should you make a purchase from one of the links I’ll receive a small commission for your purchase. Thank you for supporting my family! You’re pregnant. It’s exciting and you cannot wait to hold that sweet […]

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pregnancy

How to cope with pregnancy symptoms in the first trimester

Congratulations!!!!! If you’re reading this it can only mean one thing: YOU’RE PREGNANT!!!!!!!! You’ve either missed your period or you just had a feeling that this time it would stick and it has! It’s incredibly exciting and to be honest, a little scary, to be in this place but you’re here and with it come […]

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Parenting

5 Toddler Feeding Tools You Need in Your Kitchen

Toddlers are messy; there’s no doubts about that. If you’re a clean freak like I am it’s challenging to sit back and let your toddler learn how to feed themselves because all you see is the mess. It’s a necessary thing though, your toddler has to learn how to feed themselves. I mean no able […]

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Depression health Parenting

Do You Think You May Have Postpartum Depression?

As many of you know, I have struggled with depression since the birth of my first child in 2008. When I look back to those early days of my son’s life they are dark and very lonely; it’s almost like I was living my life in this fog and I just could not escape from […]

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Motherhood

What makes a diaper bag great? What should you look for?

Diapers, wipes, bottles, snacks, extra clothes, burp rags, blankets, toys, isn’t it amazing how little humans require so much stuff!  Venturing out of the house with a baby in tow takes some courage, planning, and a great diaper bag, but what makes a diaper bag great? That’s exactly what we’ll detail in this post as […]