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when can a newborn go outside in the summer, when can i take my newborn out for a walk, when can i take my newborn out to a restaurant, when to take a newborn out in public, How Long Should I Wait Before Taking My Newborn Out In Public
This exact question ran through my head when my daughter was a newborn. I think it does for most moms who are about to have a newborn or have one currently. Even though your newborn is teeny and fragile there is no reason to keep them cooped up inside all day. Your newborn may even like all the different sounds outside...
how to produce more breast milk fast, how to increase breast milk production fast, how to increase my breast milk supply fast
Let me first start off by saying that a decrease in milk supply is not permanent. When I was nursing my daughter there were 4-5 times where I did not have enough milk for night time feedings. Luckily I pumped so she was able to sort of take a bottle of breastmilk but after applying a few of these methods below I...
When you are expecting a new little addition to your family you get a lot of wanted and unwanted parenting advice. Not to mention the list of must-haves you need to get. When I was pregnant I would get at least 3-5 different parenting advice, tips, and truths. Many I took to heart and others not so much. Being pregnant the focus...
adjusting to life with a newborn, adjusting to life after having a baby, adjusting to being a new mom,
The day my baby was born was surreal! There is nothing like holding your baby for the first time. When my daughter was placed in my arms for the first time I couldn't believe that she was mine and that she was finally in my arms. While it is amazing to have your first child motherhood also comes with a...
diaper bag essentials, diaper bag essentials for toddlers, how to pack a diaper bag for toddlers
There isn't much I have taken out of our diaper bag as my daughter has gone from baby to toddler. If anything I may have added more! I didn't think my toddler would need as much as she does but everything we do have in our diaper bag is the essentials (simply because I don't want to carry around...
signs baby is ready to wean from breastfeeding, child led weaning breastfeeding, how to wean off breastfeeding at night, how to wean off breastfeeding at 12 months
When you decide to start weaning your toddler off breastfeeding there can be a ton of emotions and questions. Such as "is my baby ready?" and "How do I start weaning?" When I was thinking of when to start weaning my toddler off it was shortly after her first birthday. I loved breastfeeding her but I could tell she was...
baby care tips for new moms
Bring your tiny newborn baby home from the hospital for the first can be scary. This is such an exciting time! I remember putting our tiny little girl in her car seat and thinking "I can't believe they are letting us take this little person home!" That night it hits you that you're a mom! and you may wonder if you...
People often relate creativity with drawing, painting, or art. But, it's not limited to that. Creativity is much more than art. Creativity is how you think, how you solve or the approach you take to address a particular problem. Creativity is doing something instead of just thinking. Creativity helps children to cope with pain better. It develops their social skills,...
back to school supplies for kindergarten
Can you believe that it is that time of year again? Back to school preparation can be so stressful and overwhelming. It is a new grade, new learning, and new experience for you and your children. Now that family vacations have died down it is time to plan a whole new busy schedule. Doesn't it seem like no matter what...
One year... already?! man does time go by so fast! We recently celebrated our daughter's first birthday. Her birthday was a bumblebee themed party and it turned out so CUTE! I made everything by hand and to be honest it was exhausting! It took about two weeks to get everything done. And I think it took me so long because...