I’ve always enjoyed wearing my babies. I like the feeling of having them close to me but having my hands free to do other things. My babies have always seemed to enjoy this closeness as well, and each of them … Continue reading →
Towards the end of the summer, I dreamt of being at the beach in the clearest water with little minnows swimming all around me. I was adamant that I wasn’t pregnant, despite everyone’s knowing—side eyes. And although I wasn’t pregnant at … Continue reading →
Double electric wonders that make milk retrieval quick and painless.
Total package Evenflo Deluxe Advanced, $140 Don’t let its price tag fool you! This wallet-friendly choice comes fully loaded with everything milk-making mamas might need, from a convenient carryall and cooler, to three flange sizes, to access to lactation expert … Continue reading →
From the charmingly lyrical to the downright silly, read up on the latest titles your tot is sure to be wild about.
Take kiddos on an excursion into worlds unknown without ever leaving the rocking chair. Check it out Literary enthusiasts will adore this homage to the community library and the magic that awaits in every book. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, … Continue reading →
A handful of reasons why babies are the best—and also kind of the worst.
If you’re waiting on your babe to arrive, I know you might be a little anxious about what’s to come. Newborns are hard, right? They’re tiny and totally dependent on you, and if this is your first, you likely have … Continue reading →
I have to say, I’m not much of a bag guy. That’s not to say I don’t like them, but rather, I’m not a fan of carrying around more than fits comfortably in my pockets. Now, thanks to the birth … Continue reading →
American life is sweet all right—so sweet that each year the average diet includes 77 pounds of sugar, nearly twice what’s recommended by health organizations. By now, you probably know that eating too much of it is not very good for you. … Continue reading →
A little llama love in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
When your name is Olive Darling, it’s almost a given that your nursery is going to be, well, darling. An affection for llamas inspired this lovely room designed by Olive’s mom, photographer and blogger Stephanie Pollock. “As soon as we … Continue reading →
If you’re bringing home twins (or triplets!), babies aren’t the only things in your house that’ll be multiplying. To get you through those first trying weeks, we’ve rounded up practical tips and sound advice from moms who’ve done it all before.
My husband and I held hands as we anxiously awaited the news of whether our fourth baby would be a girl or a boy. As the doctor spread the sticky jelly across my stomach and began to rub the ultrasound wand across, I … Continue reading →
Upon receiving the Contours Options Elite Tandem Stroller and taking the parts out of the box, I must admit I was a bit concerned that the stroller was going to be time consuming to assemble. But, I quickly realized that … Continue reading →