10 ways to love on a new mom during social distancing

10 ways to love on a new mom during social distancing

You might've heard a mom joke that, as painful as delivering her baby was, as soon as she met that tiny miracle she forgot the pain. While I'm not sure I'd exactly say I've forgotten the physical challenges of bringing a baby into the world, I'd definitely do it again in a heartbeat because my [...]

Social Distancing safe alternatives to cancelled celebrations

Social Distancing safe alternatives to cancelled celebrations

It's a weird time to have a baby! It's a weird time for us all in one way or another though. Over the past few weeks my feelings have wrestled between disappointment over unmet expectations and guilt for having a pity party when so many others are so much more severely impacted. They've moved towards [...]

What no one told you, you need in your hospital bag!

What no one told you, you need in your hospital bag!

We're expecting baby #2 in just a couple days so I'm making my lists and checking them twice! For me, preparation means peace of mind. Before having my first son, I spent hours on Pinterest reading blog posts and checklists about what to take to the hospital - there's TONS of great resources out there [...]