All new families deserve to have a doula at their birth and in the postpartum period. Unfortunately, the cost can seem prohibitive for many families. Read on for some tips to to make it more accessible if you're struggling with finding the funds for hiring a doula. And no, I'm not going to just tell you to stop buying coffee!
"It takes a village." We hear those words all around us when we begin to grow our families. But what does it really mean? Read on to find out why having a strong support system is important and how you can build your very own parenting village.
The holiday season can be stressful at the best of times, but when you have a newborn that stress is just magnified. Among all of the regular holiday stress, you also have to deal with “Baby’s First Christmas!” Here are my top tips for making your holiday season with a newborn a less stressful time.
When a new baby comes home, it's an exciting time. But it can also be intimidating when you have older kids at home too. How can you manage to keep your big kids and baby happy at the same time? It's not as hard as it seems.
When you are going to have a baby, it's easy to focus on what you need for your baby and forget that there are things that you will need. Here's my list of the postpartum must haves that I think every new parent needs to get before baby arrives!
One thing that is inevitable when you have a baby is that you will need diapers. More and more people are turning to cloth diapers as they realize how expensive the alternative is as well as how much waste it creates.