Celebrating Baby’s First Christmas As A Breastfeeding Mom + An Announcement!

Celebrating Baby's First Christmas As A Nursing Mom + An Announcement - #ForBetterBeginnings #PlaytexMom

Thank you Playtex Baby™ for sponsoring this post! Of course, all opinions are my own. [Nope, I’m not pregnant again. Too soon for that! I’ll get to my fun announcement in a bit, so keep reading…] I can’t explain just how grateful I am to have my second baby, my baby boy Levi James. I knowRead more

Breastfeeding Essentials For Mom

Breastfeeding Essentials for Mom and Baby

Thank you bamboobies for sponsoring this post! Of course, all opinions are my own. As a breastfeeding mom for the second time around, I’ve come to rely on certain essentials that make life a little easier. Breastfeeding can be hard. Really hard. It’s demanding, it’s inconvenient at times, and sometimes your little one just won’tRead more

Holiday Traditions | The Best Time To Be A Kid

Holiday Traditions - THE BEST TIME TO BE A KID with Gymboree

Thank you Gymboree for sponsoring this post! Of course, all opinions are my own.  This time of year is truly The Best Time To Be A Kid! It’s filled with magical moments and anticipated traditions. Now that we have little ones of our own, my husband and I continue to celebrate holiday traditions from eachRead more

Halloween Monster Wafer Cookies – A Fun Fall Recipe For Kids

Halloween Monster Wafer Cookies - A Fun Fall Recipe and Project for Kids and Toddlers

Evelyn and I had so much fun making these Halloween Monster Wafer Cookies. It is the perfect fall project and recipe for little hands. She had a blast dipping the wafers in chocolate and choosing her sprinkles for each one. I think her favorite part was putting on the eyeballs and seeing her cookies comeRead more

My Maternity Leave Is Over… And I’m Not Going Back To Work

My Maternity Leave is Over... and I'm not going back to work. Who am I

Today marks the day I’d normally be headed back to work. My maternity leave of 12 weeks is over. Everything is different this time around since I’m not going back to my full-time corporate event planning job. Who am I now? A stay-at-home mom? A non-working mom? A work-from-home mom who runs a blog andRead more

Carter’s Original Bodysuit Day Celebration

Carter's Bodysuit Day - Levi

This post is sponsored by Carter’s; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. This one is for all my Carter’s lovin’ mamas! I didn’t want you to miss out on all the fun that Carter’s is throwing our way on Thursday, September 14th in celebration of The Original Bodysuit Day. There will be special offersRead more

Tips To Help Your Toddler Adjust To The New Baby

Tips To Help Your Toddler Adjust To The New Baby

BEFORE BABY ARRIVES Talk to the baby with your toddler. Throughout my pregnancy we talked to the baby with Evelyn to get her used to the idea that a baby was coming. She would say “goodnight” to the baby before bedtime and ask to kiss my tummy, as if she was kissing the baby directly. WeRead more