43 Feminine Baby Girl First and Middle Names That You Haven’t Thought of

Coming up with a name for your baby can be so tough. After all, it will be attached to them for the rest of their life. You may have been racking your brain for months trying to come up with that perfect name, but nothing is clicking. There are so …

How to Ease Breast and Nipple Pain During the First Week of Breastfeeding

Ouch. Those first few days of breast feeding. Whether it’s a poor latch, sensitive nipples, or breast engorgement, nursing your newborn can bring tremendous and unexpected pain. The discomfort felt in those first two weeks is the most common reason that women give up early on breast feeding. I was …

The Biggest Fears During Pregnancy & Why You Should Stop Worrying

From the moment you get that positive sign on a pregnancy test, you’re mind and emotions start running like crazy. Unless you’re in the doctor’s office, it’s hard to tell what’s going on inside your belly. This can lead to overwhelming anxiety & worries. During my first pregnancy, I was …

Financial Must-Dos Before Baby

There are a lot of financial changes that come along with having a baby. It’s important to analyze your finances before your baby comes or even before pregnancy in order to best prepare for this life change.  You want to know the costs of having a baby to make sure you …

The Ultimate Baby Registry Guide

When you first get pregnant, there is so much on your mind that it can be very stressful.  From symptoms and what’s going on in your body to how your life is going to change after the baby comes, you can’t help but feel completely overwhelmed. When I found out …

How to Organize Your House Before Bringing Home the New Baby

Whether it’s your 1st or 4th child, you need to organize your home in preparation for a new baby. If you get this done before you bring your baby home, you’ll be much more relaxed and it will make life a whole lot easier. Learn how to organize your house …

8 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Postpartum Recovery

It seems like shortly after having a baby, the traumatic memories of childbirth quickly fade before it’s time for the next one.  That’s what happened to me at least.  I soon forgot about all of the pain and torture that labor was, both before and after delivering the baby.  Even …

The Itchy Pregnant Belly Cure You Have to Try!

Toward the end of my pregnancy, my belly started to itch like crazy!  This is due to the skin becoming so stretched out which triggers the itchy sensation on your skin. There’s also another cause for this which is brought about by a rash on your belly called PUPPP (Pruritic …

9 Symptoms During The Last Month Of Pregnancy

So I’m one of those women who actually doesn’t mind being pregnant, in fact, I actually like being pregnant! Until the last month that is. The first 8 months are usually smooth sailing for me.  Sure, I’m more tired in the beginning (luckily no nausea), but just knowing I’m growing …

Neutral Nursery on a Budget

We just finished our son’s nursery and I’m so happy with the end result! I’ll be honest, I wasn’t as into decorating the second time around, but once we got started, I was really into it.  Now that it’s come together nicely, I just can’t wait for his arrival. This …