Ok, I admit. I tricked you with this title a little bit. When we think "new baby gifts" we think of gifts FOR the baby. But actually the items I'll mention are for the parents who are having a new baby. Because, let's face it, they're the ones that really need the gifts. So, if you really want to support and encourage the exhausted, hard-working parents of a new baby, read on!Read More
When you use your pregnancy and postpartum period to get to know this new you and prioritize your own needs, the journey into new motherhood becomes a lot easier, happier, and healthier.
So accept all advice graciously, then read this. This is the information I wish I had been given before the birth of my first baby.Read More
I bought some new maternity clothes. I put away things that wouldn’t fit. We made and sent a sidewalk chalk “I’m going to be a big brother” photo announcement.
I hesitated as I did all these things. I had doubt. But I convinced myself it was just anxiety from the last time. It really wouldn’t happen again, right? Right. But really, I knew.Read More