When I was pregnant I started my care with my OBGYN with every expectation that I would be delivering our little one in the traditional hospital setting. Hospitals have always given me the creepies- in my life a visit to the hospital was surrounded by sorrow and grief. It was by no means a place … Continue reading Why I chose a Birth Center
Traveling with babies is no joke- but it didn't have to be as hard as we make it in our minds. Planning the trip around little one's schedule can help the journey go more smoothly- but it never hurt to have some extra help! There are TONS of apps out there for traveling with or … Continue reading Traveling with Baby: Free apps for on the go!
So a couple of weeks ago August got his first cold. I was feeling pretty proud of myself cause he had yet to succumb to any illnesses, but just shy of four months he woke up congested and grumpy. Baby Colds are hard, let me tell you. Your little one is so miserable, yet there … Continue reading Baby’s First Cold
The idea of packing baby up for a trip is one that honestly terrifies me. I dread it and want to procrastinate the process as long as possible, all the while my anxiety builds making me want to get it done. right. now. This time around I took the pressure off by creating a checklist … Continue reading Traveling with a Baby: Packing
When we first got married there were a lot of people who told us to do all of the traveling we we wanted to do BEFORE having kids. Cause all the good times stop then. Wrong. You can totally still travel with kids, even a newborn! August went on his first trip at 5 weeks … Continue reading Traveling with Baby: Planning Your Trip
When it came to registering for a baby monitor Devon and I had a hard time agreeing on what to get. I desperately wanted to comfort provided by the Owlet baby monitor system, but my husband was concerned about the price of the system. After finally coinciding that we did not have it in our … Continue reading Baby Gear: Snuza Hero Review
A lot of pregnancy focuses on the new mom -to-be, but we can't forget the dad-to-be. Men aren't great at expressing their feelings (need I say more), but they often have the same insecurities that moms have. Will I be a good dad? What if I don't know what to do? How will this change … Continue reading How to help Dad bond with Baby