When you’re pregnant with your first child, it’s so hard to figure out what you actually need. Especially if you’re somebody like me who hates unnecessary clutter! I spent so much time researching every single item we bought for our first baby. Three kids and almost […]
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.
I recently read an article on Scary Mommy about how to really help a new mom. The premise of the article was that she doesn’t need more muffins and onesies. Instead, clean her house, blow dry her hair, and basically do everything that she hasn’t been […]
Recently, I had the pleasure (ha!) of organizing our family of five for a plane trip with about two days’ notice. As we all know, packing for a trip with kids can be a bit of a logistical nightmare. The younger they are, the more […]
Books are one my favourite baby gifts. They’re great for first babies, last babies, and everyone in between. It’s fun to help build a baby’s first library, and we love sharing some of our kids’ beloved favourites. Similarly, I love when people introduce us to […]
Life with kids can be unpredictable. Learn how to build a car kit to be prepared for anything life with kids might throw at you when you’re on the go!
I am not a parenting expert by any stretch, but as a mother of three, I have some experience adding a new baby to the family. I remember all too well how I agonized over adding our second child to our family, and then – […]