Mental Health, Postpartum and Beyond

Not Mine

Last week I had a difficult thought. My body is not my own. I wake up every day and I get my daughter dressed and ready for the day. I feed her, clean the house, and play with her. Generally I'm cleaning while holding her or trying to keep her busy. I hold her until… Continue reading Not Mine

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Postpartum and Beyond

My Diaper Bag Essentials

Ah, the diaper bag. It becomes one of the most important things once you have a baby. If you're going out with your baby then you want to make sure you have everything you could possibly need. 1. Diapers/Wipes Personally, I keep six diapers in our bag. We used to have a travel size package… Continue reading My Diaper Bag Essentials

Postpartum and Beyond

Parenting Success

What to Prepare Before Baby How exciting, your little one is almost here. You're nervous, you're excited, you're starting to get ready. You're wondering what you need to get ready. Well, here's a few things that will make your transition into parenthood a little bit easier. 1. Diapers Get diapers in a few different sizes.… Continue reading Parenting Success

Mental Health, Postpartum and Beyond

Treat Yourself

Self Care When You Have a Baby Taking care of yourself is always incredibly important. Once a baby is brought into the picture it can become a lot harder to make sure that you continue to check in on yourself. You're tired, you're constantly making sure Baby is okay. It's easy to overwork yourself and… Continue reading Treat Yourself

Postpartum and Beyond

Help Me Help You

How You and Your Partner Can Stay Partners When you first bring Baby home from the hospital you may think that there will be no problems between you and your partner. You'll probably think that you have a strong relationship and that everything will just fall into place. If you're lucky enough that everything works… Continue reading Help Me Help You