MOTHERHOOD


  • What to Expect in the First Trimester

    What to Expect in the First Trimester

    You’ve taken the test and it’s positive! Congratulations! But now, you’re starting to feel not so great. Here’s everything to expect in the first trimester.


  • Newborn Essentials

    Newborn Essentials

    Diapers and Wipes, Diaper Rash Cream, Swaddles …


  • My Honest Review of the Elvie Stride

    My Honest Review of the Elvie Stride

    The Elvie Stride is a wearable breast pump. This is what attracted me to this product in the first place. I did a lot of research trying to determine what would be the best breast pump as a first time mom. It was important to me to be able to still be active and pump.


  • PUMPING BREASTMILK

    PUMPING BREASTMILK

    There are so many breast pumps on the market, but choosing the right breast pump for you will take a bit of research. A general rule of thumb is you want a hospital grade pump.


  • Noisy Newborn Sleep

    Noisy Newborn Sleep

    Newborns are surprisingly noisy. Apart from the obvious crying, newborns make a lot of curious, and unexpected noises, especially while they are sleeping.


  • BREASTFEEDING – THE BASICS

    BREASTFEEDING – THE BASICS

    Breastfeeding is tremendously beneficial for both mother and baby, but sometimes it does not come as naturally as one might think.


  • Do You Need a Doula?

    Do You Need a Doula?

    A doula is essentially a birth coach. Doula’s do not have formal medical training and cannot perform any medical interventions or tasks.


  • Postpartum Essentials

    Postpartum Essentials

    Congratulations! You just had your baby! Now, you’re focusing on healing your body and getting to know your new baby. There are a few things that you will need in your postpartum kit that will not only give you some comfort, but help you heal during what can be a sensitive time.