Teach your tot the importance of a well-rounded diet from the first bite.
1. Start smart. Most babies begin enjoying solid sustenance between 4 and 6 months of age. You’ll know it’s time when your wee one begins showing an interest in eating. Does he reach for your fork or watch you move food … Continue reading →
A surprise pregnancy can leave you feeling lost in the twilight zone, but it doesn’t mean you can’t rise to the challenge and rock it.
It feels like just yesterday I frantically made my way to the restroom at a work event to take a pregnancy test I just knew was positive. I couldn’t wait through rush-hour traffic to get home, so I locked the … Continue reading →
Turning your belly into a bump isn’t the only trick pregnancy has up its sleeve. Here’s a head-to-toe assessment of your nine-month journey.
Nose In addition to a heightened sense of smell, you may notice your nose starting to widen. The swelling can be caused by fluctuating levels of estrogen sending blood to the mucous membranes and enlarging the nose. Thankfully, your schnoz … Continue reading →
In my adult life, I tend to approach most things in a lax, “all things work out” way. With my first baby, I didn’t read books or pick a parenting strategy. I didn’t tour the hospital or have a birth … Continue reading →
Postpartum wellness is so important, but it often gets put on the back burner with a newborn in the house. A belly wrap is an easy way to do something proactive for your recovery that doesn’t require too much thought … Continue reading →
Whether heartburn’s uncomfortable burning sensation keeps you up most nights or seems to accompany taco Tuesdays, we’re here to offer some welcome assistance.
While your heartburn triggers will be unique to you, there are a handful of foods and drinks that tend to activate acid indigestion more often. Allow us to introduce the top offenders. 1 | Greasy, fatty foods Fried or fatty … Continue reading →
Step inside this delightful room—and find out how to steal the style for your own home.
An interior designer might not be in the budget for every budding mom-to-be, but luckily, we’ve got some pro tips that’ll help you create a dreamy nursery on your own. Interior designer Abbe Fenimore of Studio Ten 25 in Dallas shares … Continue reading →
Setting the scene Last Thursday I had a blog post scheduled to publish early in the morning in which I declared I had reached the 37 week milestone. That has since needed to be revised because – SURPRISE! – our … Continue reading →
On Tuesday, October 4th, at our 36+6 week appointment, I joked with our midwife about how ready I was for our baby to be here, even though we were still more than three weeks out from the due date. I … Continue reading →
Your newbie’s first holiday calls for a collection of goodies that you’ll love as much as she will.
The perfect place for your wee one to kick back and play. The Land of Nod activity mat, $119 Chicken (for) little. Bella Luna Toys wooden toy, $35 A handheld royal couple. Maileg rattles, $18 each Bring on those visions of … Continue reading →