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birthing classes for first time moms, online birthing classes, birthing classes 2018
Are you starting to think about birthing classes? You might have been thinking about them as well as doing your research when you first found out that you are pregnant. I was that pregnant lady! Being prepared is what I am all about! I kept thinking if birthing classes were really worth it, if we should take an in-person class or...
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...
first signs of labor approaching
Are you feeling nervous that you could go into labor at any time? When I hit 37 weeks I was packing our hospital bags, putting together my postpartum recovery kit, adding finishing touches to our birth plan and researching early sign of labor so that I could be fully prepared for the big day. Labor is different for every pregnant mama...
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,...
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Motherhood can be scary because it is something new and is going to change your life forever. When I first found out I was pregnant I was excited, nervous, scared and was unsure of what was next. After our baby was born I was ready and willing to be the mother she needed me to be. Throughout our baby's life,...
It's no secret. The first few weeks of breastfeeding is HARD! Your baby is probably still trying to figure out how to latch properly and you are still trying to figure out how to get your baby to latch or even hold them. But one thing I will promise you is that the pain won't last forever! You really have...
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...
Man, what I wouldn't give to have someone tell me to put together a postpartum care kit. Truthfully I assumed that my body would bounce back to normal after having our baby. I was more worried about our hospital bags and making sure we had everything but didn't consider what I would need when we got home from the hospital. I...
how to organise a walk in pantry
Does your unorganized pantry make it hard to find specific food you are looking for? The pantry was our most unorganized and most overwhelming place in our kitchen. Whenever I opened our pantry I would stare and stare but never grab anything because it was so unorganized that I was overwhelmed! That is when I decided I could not handle an...