Going from One to Two Kids

Jack has been with us one month already, and so far we have survived!  Thankfully, the second time around seems a bit more natural with a smoother transition.  There are plenty of similarities when welcoming your second child compared to your first, along with many differences so I...Read More »

9 Must-Haves for the First Week With a Newborn

There are several products that have helped us survive this first week home with Jack.  If you haven’t already, head to my last post — Week One with Jack + Newborn Care Tips to catch some tips on managing the family + home during the first week home with a...Read More »

Week One with Jack + Newborn Care Tips

Baby Jack has been here for O N E week, and I can’t be happier with his progress.  He’s eating like a champ, sleeping well, and I’m soaking up all the sweet newborn snuggles.  The newborn phase seems even sweeter this time around, probably because I’m more comfortable, and...Read More »

Bringing Home Baby Recipes

It was such a relief to have hearty meals already whipped up that we took from the freezer and popped in the oven when we first brought Olivia home.  Feeding myself was often the last thing on my mind, so having meals ready was so helpful.  It’s important that you’re...Read More »

Designing a Nursery for Two

It’s usually the intention when designing a nursery to create a calm space, which is why it’s always one of my favorite spaces.  It’s a challenge to organize a nursery in itself, so creating one for two kids can be even more challenging.  Babies accumulate a lot of stuff early on...Read More »

5 Ways to Prepare Children for a New Sibling

One of the most frequent questions I’ve received lately has been whether or not Olivia is ready for a sibling, and how we’re preparing her for the big arrival.  I’m certainly all for the prep, and making the transition as smooth as possible, so there are ways that we have...Read More »

6 Must-Haves for the Third Trimester

The third trimester can certainly be a tiring and uncomfortable time for many.  The baby is growing at a fast pace, and it takes a lot to keep up.  Here are some things that have helped to enjoy these last couple months.

  1. Eating Healthy:  I’m a sucker for sweets.  However,...Read More »

Third Trimester + Welcoming a New Baby!

The third trimester is upon us!  Time to finish up nesting and soak up every minute with just Olivia.  I’m so excited to welcome a new babe to the family and see Olivia as a big sister.  I’m most looking forward to what a little brother will bring out in...Read More »