There are some amazing resources out there for expecting and new parents of multiples. I pulled together 35 resources that other parents of multiples shared with me as well as some that are near and dear to my heart.Read More
I will never forget how I felt when the doctor told me I could go home from the hospital after the girls were born. I felt fear. I wanted to stay in the safety of the nurses and doctors as long as I could…Read More
It is so important for your partner to bond with your baby. We tend to go straight to feeding as the way to do this, primarily because, in American culture, feeding and food is a huge part of how we connect with one another. But there are so many other ways that your partner can bond with their baby so that it doesn't sacrifice early breastfeeding.Read More
Having a baby is EXPENSIVE. On average a couple spends $30,000 in the first year.
So finding deals, freebies, discounts for baby products and services is an absolutely necessary activity. I wanted to share 5 deals that I think all expecting parents should take advantage of.Read More
What is a postpartum doula, when do you need one, and what will they do for you?Read More
Before the twins were born I had so many rules.
"The babies will sleep in our room for six months"
"They will exclusively breastfeed"
"This one spot is where we will change their diapers"
And then, they were here...
I love birth photography and photographers. They are blessed to capture one of the most transformative moments in a woman's life and the beginning of a new life at the same time. I wanted to introduce you to some of these amazing photographers this year. Please meet Emily Gerald Photography!Read More
As a soon-to-be parent, you are naturally unsure of the decisions you are making - and rightly so with so many options out there. You may look to your family, friends, co-workers, Facebook, and mommy boards seeking support, guidance, empathy, and stories. However, much of what you are going to be met with is more along the lines of judgment, criticism, or enthusiastic applause. And let me be very clear - none of those are overly helpful responses.Read More
A little poem just those moms expecting twins, triplets or more. Happy World Doula Week!Read More
As new parents of twins or triplets, it can be overwhelming to bring home two babies. It was for me. However, there are so many ways prepare for the postpartum period that can ease the journey. Here is what I learned through my experience...Read More