Summer Style Secrets

5 Summer Style Secrets     Mini-Vacay? When you’re a mom, a trip to the hair salon can feel like a mini-vacation. I seriously always look forward to getting my hair done! It’s just a little bit of time I get to relax, let myself be pampered, and feel a little prettier. It’s also a … [Read more…]

Should I Go Organic?

Questioning Me “Isn’t that a little extreme?” she looked at me skeptically. I wanted to roll my eyes. She (a family member) wasn’t the first to question my growing interest in buying organic products. It’s just a waste of money. It’s a fad, and isn’t really any better than the regular stuff! Yeah, I’ve heard … [Read more…]

Secrets I’ll Keep From My Daughter

  Secrets I’ll Keep From My Daughter There are some things I will never tell my daughter. She just turned seven months old and I find new things to love about her every single day. She’s got eyes as bright and blue as the western sky and a smile that lights up the room. Her dimples … [Read more…]

Baby Sleep Tips

Baby Sleep Tips Real Experiences Plus Research from the Experts Sleepytime Struggle You’ve given baby a soapy bath, changed her into soft pajamas, read her a bedtime story, even fed her sweet, warm milk. Soon enough, she’s falling asleep in your arms. “Perfect,” you think, as you lay her down gently in her crib. Tip-toeing out, … [Read more…]

Binxy Baby Hammock

The Binxy Baby Hammock: An Honest Product Review The Problem Mommies, I don’t know about you, but I’m the one who does the grocery shopping for our household. I’m particular about what goes into the cart and makes its way into our kitchen. When possible, I opt for sustainable, organic, non-GMO products. I’m also the … [Read more…]

Love Him Simply

Oh, the Stress They say that the first year of marriage is the hardest. But I have to disagree. My husband and I are in our second year of marriage, and it’s been much more challenging than our first! Much of the challenge comes from dealing with stress: a newborn, home-buying, new jobs, unexpected hospital bills… And while some … [Read more…]

What To Do If Your Baby is Deaf

  Failure? “Don’t worry, many babies don’t pass the hearing screening the first time. She’s probably fine.” That is what the nurse told me the morning after Rowan was born. Her left ear failed the hearing screening. What the nurse said really bothered me. Not because my baby might have hearing loss. (In fact, having … [Read more…]