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Wrapping Up My Newborn: How Many Swaddles Do I Really Need?

Welcome to the wonderful world of parenting! You are about to embark on one of the most beautiful and rewarding journeys of your life. As a new parent, you will be bombarded with advice from experienced parents and experts on all sorts of topics. From [pacifier alternatives] to [if mittens are necessary for newborns]. One…

woman using a dry brush to minimize the appearance of stretch marks

The Benefits of Dry Brushing for Moms: Make Stretch Marks Disappear!

If you’re a mom, then you know that stretch marks are just a part of life. You may have even accepted them as an inevitable part of pregnancy and motherhood. But what if there were something you could do to reduce the appearance of stretch marks? Something simple, affordable, and easy to do? Dry brushing…

photo of new dad and mom and baby shoes as a sneaky way to announce pregnancy

Surprise! 5 Creative and Sneaky Ways to Announce a Pregnancy

Yay, you’re expecting! And now you’re ready to announce your pregnancy to your family and friends! Pregnancy is a beautiful and special time, and announcing it should be just as special. But how will you announce it to the world? Well, you’re in luck! Here are five creative and sneaky ways to announce your pregnancy….

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50 Fun and Fulfilling Hobbies for Moms – Make Time for Yourself!

Raise your hand if you’re a burnt-out mama. 🙋‍♀️ Being a mom is one of the most rewarding but challenging jobs in the world. It is demanding, time-consuming, and exhausting. But it’s also a job that is filled with immense joy and satisfaction. I often say that mama is the role of a lifetime. And…

blonde baby with no eyebrows

When Do Babies Get Eyebrows? What to Expect and How to Care for Them

As a new mom (or a soon-to-be-mom!), you may have noticed that your little one didn’t have eyebrows when they were born. And maybe they still don’t have eyebrows! And then you might be wondering: “Do babies have eyebrows?!”  Don’t worry – this is totally normal! Most newborns don’t develop visible eyebrows until they are…

cothesline of cloth diapers air drying

How Many Cloth Diapers Do I Need? The Only Equation You’ll Need

If you’ve read my post on all things cloth diapers, you know that cloth diapers are an amazing option for your baby. There are no harmful chemicals to irritate your baby’s bottom and they are much better for the environment by reducing the amount of waste that ends up in landfills. Another benefit of cloth…

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The Dos and Don’ts of Washing and Caring for your Period Underwear

As a busy mom of two little ones, I’m all of anything that makes my life more convenient. One new innovation that has entered my life are period underwear! Are you new to period underwear and wondering how to care for them? Period underwear is a great way to keep you feeling comfortable and dry…

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Lipstick Nipple Latch: Do You Have It and How to Fix It

If you’re new to breastfeeding, you’re probably overwhelmed with… a lot. And despite our best efforts, things don’t go as planned. Baby may have a tongue or lip tie or you may have elastic nipples. You may also be suffering from cracked nipples and looking for relief! Another struggle of breastfeeding moms is trying to…

new mom smiling at new dad holding baby in carrier about to leave the hospital in car and what to wear home from the hospital after giving birth

What to Wear Home From the Hospital After Giving Birth: The Ultimate Guide

Yay! You just gave birth and are ready to go home with your new bundle of joy! But, what do you wear home? After all, you just spent the last few days in a not-so-flattering hospital gown (and/or naked). You definitely cannot go home in that! No doubt, you’re prepared a lot for your hospital…