Meet the Boobie Box: Review and Giveaway {Ends 3/17} #breastfeeding

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Who’s a Lucky Mama? Me <––– This chick, that’s who! Upon my arrival home from the hospital, with a new nursling in my arms and a definite hobble in my walk, I found a fabulous surprise in my pile of mail: a Boobie Box from Lucky Mama Boxes! What’s a Boobie Box? It’s a carefully… [read more]

HALO® SleepSack: Keeping Baby Swaddled, Snug and Safe {Giveaway Ends 3/10}

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Shortly before our new baby’s birth, my husband and I headed to the hospital to pre-register. We had a great experience the first time around, so I was thrilled to find out that they had changed some of their policies since the last time we were there…and now they are even more baby-friendly than ever!… [read more]

Final Pregnancy Journal Post: A Surprise Hello!

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A friend of mine took some great belly photos at my Blessingway last weekend, and I had intended to use them for my 37 week journal entry. …BUT, it seems that baby girl had other plans! She arrived like a whirlwind on Feb. 7th. What a day! We’re babymooning for a little while, but stay… [read more]

Boudreaux’s Butt Paste: Helping Moms “Kick Rash” Since 1978!

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Diaper rash. What a pain in the…well, you know what. As much as I loved using our cute, fluffy little cloth diapers with our son, I have to admit: we have suffered occasional bouts of diaper rash. Not too many, but when we got them they were awful!  If our laundry routine failed us, or… [read more]

A Post for the Mom-to-be: You down with ol’ PP? @Motherloveherb

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Back in my college days, when I fancied myself a bit of a poet, I’d spend my time between classes writing under a campus tree, and subtle alliteration was one of my favorite tools. Times have changed. These days, the closest I get to poetic inspiration is when I say things like “prenatal and postpartum… [read more]