15 New Mom Survival Kit Essentials

When I had my son, I quickly realized that motherhood is a full-time job that requires a lot of preparation, patience, and love. I needed some new mom survival kit essentials to bridge my preparation. During those first few weeks and months, I found myself feeling overwhelmed, exhausted, and uncertain about how to navigate the new … Read more

How to Plan a Baby Shower on a Budget

Last week, I was helping a friend plan a baby shower for her 3rd child. She really wanted to throw a memorable shower, but her finances didn’t allow her to splurge too much on the event.  So she wanted to work around the money she had to create something extraordinary. When she called and told … Read more

4 Best Books for New Dads

Congratulations, dad-to-be! You’re about to embark on one of life’s most exciting and rewarding journeys. But as thrilling as impending fatherhood may be, it can also be intimidating, overwhelming, and downright scary at times.  Fortunately, there’s a wealth of resources available to help you navigate the transition into fatherhood with confidence and grace. In particular, … Read more

20 Things New Moms Need for Themselves

Congratulations, new mom! You’ve successfully brought a beautiful little baby into the world, and now it’s time to embark on an exciting journey that will change your life forever.  But amidst the joys of motherhood, it’s important to remember that taking care of yourself is just as crucial as taking care of your little one. … Read more

11 Self-Care Tips for New Moms

Being a mom is a full-time job. But that doesn’t mean you must forget about yourself and dedicate all your 24 hours to caring for your baby. While that might be your maternal instinct, especially if you are a new mom, it is not always the best strategy. To be the best mother to your … Read more

Comfort Connection: Bonding with Your Newborn

Bonding with a newborn is essential for the well-being of the parents and the child. According to the National Library of Medicine, a child’s brain, social, emotional, and cognitive development depends on their bond with their parents. Bonding is the formation of an emotional connection between you and your baby. Just as you might be … Read more