My Top 10 Favorite Baby Items

My Top 10 Favorite Baby Items

** Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosure policy here ** If you’ve been here a while, you may have already seen my list of my Top 5 Baby Must-Haves. Now I’m here to talk about a few of my other favorite baby things. Here’s my list of my … Read More

No-Bake Peanut Butter & Chocolate Lactation Energy Balls

No-Bake Peanut Butter & Chocolate Lactation Energy Balls

I have a confession . . . I’m having a bit of a love affair . . . with energy balls! If you’ve never tried an energy ball, they’re little bite-sized snacks packed with protein, carbs, and fats, perfect for a little pick-me-up when your battery is running low. They’re super easy to make, no … Read More

Charlie’s Colorful Modern Nursery

Charlie’s Colorful Modern Nursery

** Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosure policy here ** Ok guys . . . I think it’s finally time for Charlie’s nursery reveal! There’s not much I love more than decorating a nursery. The bright colors. The cute designs. I love it all! I’m not one for … Read More

Pumping Essentials: 9 Must-Haves Products for a Better Pumping Journey

Pumping Essentials: 9 Must-Haves Products for a Better Pumping Journey

** Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosure policy here ** When I began my exclusively pumping journey, I thought a pump and some bottles were all I was going to need. While that┬átechnically is true, there are a lot of cool products that make milking the girls easier … Read More

My Journey as an Exclusively Pumping Mama

My Journey as an Exclusively Pumping Mama

Before Emma was born, I didn’t know that exclusively pumping was a thing. I thought either you gave formula or you breastfed by nursing. That was it. Pumping was only what you did when you went back to work, right? Me? I was going to breastfeed. I had shining visions of sitting in our beautiful … Read More

35 Birthday Freebies (You Won’t Want to Miss!)

35 Birthday Freebies (You Won’t Want to Miss!)

Hey, hey! It’s my almost my birthday! And for me, there’s no better way to celebrate than by cashing in on all the birthday freebies/discounts that I get . . . just for being born! Seriously! I get so giddy just thinking about it! My mom and I share our birth month and we love … Read More

Top 5 Baby Must-Haves (From a Second-Time Mom)

Top 5 Baby Must-Haves (From a Second-Time Mom)

** Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosure policy here ** As a first-time mom-to-be, I remember walking into the closest big-box baby store to scope it out and get an idea of what to register for. That lasted all of 5 minutes. I was so overwhelmed, I’m sure … Read More

Hello Charlie: A Birth Story

(photo credit: Kimberly Fyffe Photography) Once we decided to start trying for kiddo #2, it didn’t take long for us to get pregnant again. I blame Hubby’s side. They have fast and determined swimmers over there. Not that that’s a bad thing. I just expected it to take a little more time. We’d only been … Read More

Hello, again

Wow! It’s been a while, hasn’t it? Almost 3 years. Time sure does fly! What have you all been up to? Anything fun? Me? I’ve been busy. This tiny, sweet baby you knew? She’s now an energetic, sassy, independent threenager! (photo credit: Kimberly Fyffe Photography) And our biggest (and most recent) news is adding this … Read More

My Baby Essentials: 3-6 Months

Remember that time I shared with you all my favorite baby items from Emma’s first 3 months? Now that she’s hit the 6 month mark, I thought I’d come back and share with you what we loved during her second 3 months. 1. Sleep Sacks – We stopped swaddling Emma at about 4 months. She’s … Read More