Your second pregnancy is an entirely different experience from your first. Gone is the ability to sleep whenever you want. You’re lucky to get a minute to yourself, period – there’s very little time to sit and relish being pregnant like you did with your […]
Having a baby changes your entire world overnight. As a new mom, you have so many questions, and it can be hard to find information you can trust.
My goal is to give you the straightforward, honest advice I would share with my best friend. I’m not a parenting expert, but through my experience with three very different babbies, and plenty of trial and error, I’ve figured out a few tips and tricks that worked for us. Hopefully they’ll help you too.
If you’re expecting, hop on over to my ultimate guide to everything you need for baby’s first six months. Then, check out my top tips to save money on baby gear.
Once baby arrives, we’ve got you covered, with practical tips on car seat safety, surviving the first week with your newborn, and 25 baby hacks you need to know. If well-meaning friends and family are looking for the best way to support you, feel free to direct them to this article.
Baby’s first year is filled with new experiences. It won’t be long before you’re taking them swimming for the first time, and they’re taking their first steps. Before you know it, you’ll be childproofing the whole house – we’ve got you covered there too.
Some of my most popular baby-related posts include:
- Must-Have Baby Items: 0-6 Months
- How to Survive the First Week with your Newborn Baby
- How to Help a New Mom: 9 Rules to Follow
- Childproofing: 6 Hidden Dangers You Might Have Missed
- Everything You Need To Know About Taking Your Baby Swimming
Looking for posts focused more on mom than baby? You can find all of our motherhood posts here.
If you’re a new parent – or about to be a new parent – you’re probably familiar with baby hacks. There are countless articles about baby hacks out there, many of which recycle the same tips. In this article, I wanted to share the hacks […]
Bringing home your newborn baby is an overwhelming experience. You’ve just been through the intense physical experience of giving birth, you’re sleep deprived, and before you’ve even had a chance to catch your breath, you’re handed your beautiful, fragile newborn and sent on your way. […]
You know how we all have our “thing” as a parent? For me, car seat safety is my hill to die on. After three kids, I’ve relaxed about quite a few things, but car seat safety is not one of them. Motor vehicle accidents are […]
Review of pediped Originals I will be the first person to tell you not to waste money on baby shoes. However, before you know it, your baby will be getting ready to take their first steps, and shoes will quickly become a necessity. When your […]
Swimming with our kids has always been one of our favourite activities. While it’s an easy activity with older children, it can be daunting to take your baby swimming for the first time. How do you safely get yourself and a wriggling, slippery baby changed […]
Today I wanted to share our picks for the best toys for babies. These are the toys that were favourites for our kids, and withstood the wear and tear that comes with being passed down through three children. First, an important caveat. Babies need very […]
Baby gear can be expensive, and as a first-time parent it’s hard to know what you actually need and what you can skip. You want to give your baby the world, and as a result many of us end up buying stuff we don’t need, […]
My baby – my third baby, my last baby – is about to turn one. I’m done having babies, and my youngest is quickly turning into a toddler. This, as you may expect, is sending me on a rollercoaster of emotions. My life for the […]