World Baby Sleep Day 2022

Started in 2017, World Baby Sleep Day was created by the Pediatric Sleep Council, as a day to recognize and bring attention to the importance of healthy sleep for your baby. According to the World...

Tips from a Doula: Creating Postpartum Boundaries

With the excitement of a new baby, it's easy for boundaries to be crossed. One thing I love most about being a doula, is the support I get to provide to new postpartum mamas. Not...

A Salute to Potty-Training Moms

There’s a phase somewhere in the first four years of your child’s life that fills you with a sense of dread before it happens and you immediately banish from your memory as soon as...

What to Put in Baby’s Nursery

The first time I found out I was pregnant I quickly ran to the book store and bought books not only on what to expect, but on what to buy. Walking into a baby store...

Top 10 Diaper Bag Must Haves for on the Go!

If you’re like any new parent, those sleep deprived, frazzled first few months will teach you A LOT about what you need whenever you leave the house with your baby and/or young toddler! I’ll...

Why You Should Have a Doula at Your Birth

Soon after you get pregnant, you might start putting together your baby registry. You think of all the things you’ll need for diapering, feeding, bathing, and sleep. But in addition to the tangible stuff,...

Chasing Rainbows: The end of the fertility treatments road without a baby

Like many women who struggle with infertility, I always anticipated the happy ending. You know, the one where we have the bump and the baby and all the things? But, what happens when you’ve...
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5 Things I Wish I Was Told About Motherhood Before Becoming a Mother

As a first time or new parent, the amount of advice from friends, family and strangers alike can at times be helpful and reassuring but can also be completely overwhelming and confusing. There are...

Pregnancy | Hey Mama to Be, YOU are Strong

Pregnancy is beautiful but it also comes with many changes and can sometimes cause you to experience anxiety. If you're pregnant with your first baby, you're nervous and worried that you may not be...
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How to Make Mom Friends When You’re New in Town

When you are a first-time mom with a newborn, you realize just how much you don’t know, how much research you have to do to take care of a baby, and how isolating motherhood...