Bonding with Your Baby

Written by Cathy Hale on August 2nd, 2016

The term “bonding with your baby” is something you’ve probably become highly aware of as a mother. Perhaps you felt an immediate connection with your baby as soon as you found out you were pregnant or maybe it was love at first sight after she arrived in the world.

Baby Development Series: 3-6 Months

Written by Cathy Hale on July 19th, 2016

Smiling. Laughing. Squealing with delight. Your baby is a chatty social butterfly these days who loves “conversations” and likes “chatting” with people. She is more aware of the world around her and she finds new ways to engage with it on a daily basis.

Baby Development Series: 0-3 Months

Written by Cathy Hale on June 19th, 2016

Your sweet bundle of joy has finally arrived and she is the apple of your eye. She keeps everyone on their toes with her constant feedings, diaper changes, naps and the occasional crying fits that tend to jolt you out of your partial sleep at 2 a.m.

Tips for Returning to Work After Maternity Leave Part 2: Emotions, Organization & Wardrobe Ideas

Written by Cathy Hale on May 31st, 2016

Earlier this year, we shared Tips for Returning to Work After Maternity Leave Part I: Your Pumping Plan. Today, in Part 2 of the series, we’ll chat about other things to consider like emotions, organization and figuring out a work wardrobe for your post-baby body.

The Best Ways to Ease a Fussy Baby

Written by Cathy Hale on May 24th, 2016

When your baby isn’t eating, sleeping or being absolutely adorable, chances are she’s crying. If your newborn is already a few weeks old, you can probably decipher some of her cries and you’re in tune with what she needs. However, if you’re a brand new parent with a brand new baby ...

Making Baby Food at Home: Safety Tips You Should Know

Written by Cathy Hale on May 17th, 2016

Paving the path for a life of nutrition can start at home in your own kitchen with a food processor. If you’re interested in making homemade baby food your hungry little tot, you’re not alone. Today lots of moms and dads are preparing their own baby food at home, which is wonderful.

Father’s Day Gift Ideas for New Dads

Written by Cathy Hale on May 14th, 2016

The notion of what it means to be a dad has certainly evolved over the years. Nowadays dads are front-and-center in the delivery room decked out in scrubs and cutting the umbilical cord. The modern day dad is hands-on, informed, empowered and influential.

15 Parents Hacks that Make Life with Baby Easier

Written by Cathy Hale on May 10th, 2016

If you’ve spent any time online scrolling through Facebook, Pinterest or Instagram, chances are you’ve come across life hacks. What is a hack? By today’s standards, a life hack is a clever way of doing something that also simplifies your life. Life hacks are interesting because they solve problematic situations with ease.

What’s in Your Diaper Bag?

Written by Cathy Hale on May 3rd, 2016

After I became a mom, my diaper bag was like my new best friend. I took it with me everywhere I went. It got me out of more than a few awkward situations. It was dependable, reliable and I was always grateful for its companionship.

Mommy Confessions: Living The #MomLife

Written by Cathy Hale on April 26th, 2016

Motherhood is an exciting journey full of sweet moments, unexpected surprises and, of course, laughter. Toddlers are notorious comedians with their funny quirks and emerging personalities. They tend to do and say things in their own special way, reminding you that your are living the #momlife.