Disclosure: This is is a compensated campaign in collaboration with MedImmune and Latina Bloggers Connect. As always, all opinions expressed are my own. Did you know there’s a seasonal virus contracted by virtually 100% of babies by the time they reach their 2nd birthday? Yes, you read that correctly, 100%. It’s called RSV: Respiratory Syncytial Virus. […]
Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. Cheese and crackers. Cereal. That’s pretty much what my meals consisted of the first time I arrived home with a newborn. Although I was lucky enough to have my mom in town for two weeks to cook and clean prior to that, once she had to go and the hubby […]
Have you ever gone away with the family for the weekend only to realize that you forgot a few essential baby products that you didn’t think you needed on a short getaway? Of course I’m not talking about the every day diapers & wipes you haul everywhere. I’m referring to 3 products that every mom […]
Even before your little one is mobile, you’ll need to take some precautionary steps to keep him safe…because before you know it, baby will be rolling over, crawling and walking! The problem is, there are literally hundreds of ways to baby-proof your home, making the task somewhat daunting. But take a deep breath. If you […]
As a first-time mom, you are immersed into a whole new world of love, selflessness and exhaustion. You have a beautiful new creature in your arms that is completely dependent on you (for the most part). It is an amazing honor to be charged with, but at the same time it is quite a demanding […]
Last week I took the leap and joined a New Mother’s Group offered by my hospital. I must admit I was a bit hesitant to join. Traveling through rush hour traffic with a newborn on board, got me second guessing why I even needed to join a group at all. Plus, who knew what those […]
Having a newborn baby around in the summertime can make things a little bit tricky when it comes to getting out. Infants can’t be exposed to direct sunlight until about 6 months of age — the age at which they are cleared to wear sunblock. It’s also even harder to get away without stressing, if […]
Chili’s first ever photo shoot was a success!!! Not only did he sleep through most of it (a major requirement for picture perfect poses) but he only had one accident while totally nudey for several hours :)!! I love my little sunshine and will treasure these precious moments captured by the talented photographer, Amanda Manthey!