Category Archives: Motherhood

Dust mites: Everything You (Didn’t) Want to Know

It only took a little bit of research to learn more than I ever wanted to know about dust mites… sometimes ignorance really is bliss. As much as I would like to pretend that dust mites don’t exist, their presence can really impact the health and happiness of our homes if we are prone to […]

Why You Should Sterilize Baby’s Things {+ WIN A Tommee Tippee Electric Sterilizer)

There is nothing quite like having a premature baby to show you the importance of sterilizing your little one’s bottles and other feeding equipment. My fellow NICU moms will vouch for the stringent hygiene routine you had to undergo each time you wanted to visit your baby, and as much as you don’t particularly enjoy […]

Introducing Natralogic – Local, Organic, Vegan & Pregnancy Safe Skincare

Pregnancy truly is a beautiful and miraculous time in any woman’s life… it is also quite overwhelming. I am pregnant with my third child and I still cannot wrap my head around all the changes my body is going through, and the fact that a little human being is growing inside me. I doubt it […]

Weaning Wisdom: What I’ve Learned When Starting Solids

Last week I wrote a blog post on how introducing my two kids to solid foods impacted them differently in the long run. My first born, up until recently, has been the pickiest eater. We took on the challenge to re-wean her at the age of 7 and it was the best thing we ever […]

A Comprehensive Checklist – Hospital Bag For Mom & Baby

My recent stint in hospital was a great reminder of what you really need when heading to the hospital to bring your little baby into the world. This being my third pregnancy, and having each baby at a different hospital kind of makes me an expert. Just kidding – but I do feel like I […]

32 Weeks… This Was Not Supposed To Happen

I am a NICU mom. I am a 1-in-7 statistic. Knox was born at 34 weeks, needing an oxygen machine to breathe for him and a feeding tube to sustain him. I spent night and day pumping breastmilk when I should have been rocking my baby to sleep. I was not the first person to […]

5 Easy Tips For Moms With Picky Eaters

When I look at my two kids, I am always amazed at how different they are. They are both kind-hearted, brave and headstrong – but when it comes to looks and habits, they could not be more different if they tried. This is even more evident when it comes to their eating habits, and I […]

26 Week Pregnancy Update – Stretchmarks & All

When I was a kid, time seemed to move so slowly – now I just cannot keep up. My daughter turned 8 this month, how did that happen? Knox is definately not a baby anymore… he is getting so big (so is his personality), and I am 26 weeks pregnant!