Milestone pictures are the hottest new thing in the world of new moms. As if we didn't have enough on our plates with trying to feed, clothe, nap, and keep our new little fella alive- now we feel the pressure to take monthly photos! While they are adorable, trying to take the perfect picture of … Continue reading Professional Looking Milestone Pictures: Setting the Stage
Fall is finally here! Leaves are falling, the air is getting only slightly cooler here in Florida, and all the the fall festivals are underway. From here until January there are so many things taking place in the community- fall festivals, trunk or treats, family-night downtown, and not to mention all the Christmas events taking … Continue reading “Aren’t they too young for that…”
I passed the initial Postpartum Depression screenings without any hesitation right after August was born, but over the course of the next couple months things began to shift. I wrote about those first few months here. It wasn't until we switched pediatricians that a professional began the conversation with me about Postpartum Depression and Anxiety. … Continue reading Postpartum Anxiety: Taking Steps to Getting Back to Me
When August turned six months I really started noticing how much he was developmentally growing and I wanted to encourage that growth! It's so important to introduce different activities and stimulates to keep you little one curiousness challenge them to explore even more! Here are some of my top picks for when they start needing … Continue reading Six Month Must-Haves
Any parent can tell you that baby food can get pretty pricey- not to mention that there are so many option on the market that contain harmful additives and chemicals. When it came time for August to start eating solids I knew I wanted to try and make my own so that I knew exactly … Continue reading Making Your Own Babyfood
Did you know that there are only about 940 Weekends between the time your child is born and the time the turn 18? That really puts into perspective how fleeting our time is. So many people have made comments "Just wait until he is older and can do more things." Or "Wait until he's at … Continue reading Time Flies!
Well, I am getting back to this way later than I anticipated. I thought I would get off our cruise ship recharged, fully of energy, and ready to dive headfirst into this blog and my work. But it didn't. Instead I felt oddly slow- a perfect mixture of sadness and peace. I had spent two … Continue reading Welcome Home