Budgeting Tips to Maximize Your Maternity Leave

There’s nothing more precious than those first few weeks home with your baby. Not only is it good bonding time together, but you’re trying to find your new normal on top of that with new routines, a healing body, and plenty of raging hormones from sleepless nights. We want to make the most of our […]

September 26, 2019

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What I Learned About Myself During Postpartum Recovery

Starting life as a new mom is no joke. I listened to so many people say “just wait” while I was pregnant, thinking they were just pessimistic or that I was stronger than that. But there are so many things in this time period that you just can’t control, and as an absolute control FREAK, […]

August 12, 2019

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Must-Haves For Newborn Care During Postpartum Recovery

The first few weeks home with your newborn are incredibly tough – not only are you adjusting to your new role as parents, but your body has been through a lot and requires time to recover. Whether you had a surgical or natural delivery, both delivery methods have their pros and cons regarding recovery and […]

June 19, 2019

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Managing Your Time as a New Mom

Days couldn’t feel any shorter than during your first few weeks as a new mom. Between long feedings every few hours, sleeping, fussy fits and everything in between, getting back to a normal routine feels impossible, but is completely achievable, even with a newborn who doesn’t run on a schedule. As I hit the four […]

June 13, 2019

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How to Incorporate Dads in Early Parenting

The first few weeks with your newborn are so incredibly special – not only did you just bring home this bundle of joy, but your family and life are forever changed because of it. When my husband and I found out we were having a little girl, we were in shock as we were almost […]

June 8, 2019

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Tips For Managing Big Life Changes

Whether you’re moving, getting married, starting a business, or even having a baby, big life changes can alter everything you’re used to and your daily routine. It’s been almost three weeks since our daughter came into our lives, and we’re still working on the adjustment from married life to parent life. What I’ve really learned […]

June 3, 2019

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Tips For An Organized Nursery

As a new mama, the one thing I’ve learned is that keeping a little organization in your house feels like a mountain to climb! Between feedings, sleeping, pumping, and remembering to eat and shower yourself, the every day household chores you used to do get forgotten until you are literally climbing over piles of laundry […]

May 29, 2019

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My Birth Story: Introducing Huntleigh Reese

Please Note: this post contains frank and real discussions about child birth and postpartum recovery. The world is never wrong: everything becomes suddenly so small once your child comes into the world. The pain, the agony of labor, the stress of pregnancy – it’s all over and all forgotten. Our daughter, Huntleigh Reese Christian, was […]

May 23, 2019

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My Pregnancy Experience: Third Trimester Update

It’s absolutely amazing how time flies – I couldn’t believe how fast the last 9 months went. It feels like just yesterday we were anxiously sitting there looking at those little pregnancy tests trying to decide if we see two lines or if our minds are playing tricks on us. Now looking back at my […]

May 7, 2019

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The Must-Have Items In Our Hospital Delivery Bag

I can NOT believe our delivery date is approaching so quickly! This week was so incredibly tough at 38 weeks to make the decision about our birth plan – I always assumed babies come by themselves when they’re ready and a natural birth would be exactly what we could do, but things change when your […]

May 5, 2019

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