My Advice On How To Handle Your High-Maintenance Baby That You Probably Don’t Want To Hear

If you’ve never heard the term “high maintenance” when referring to a baby, don’t worry, I hadn’t either. It wasn’t until about two months in with my son that all my research led me to this article. If you are a mama to a high needs and high maintenance baby, do yourself a favor and…

That Time I Had a Two Hour Meltdown Over Ice Cream

Ok. So I can’t really have a mama blog and not talk about pregnancy. And I can’t talk about pregnancy without telling you the story of when I had a total and complete two hour melt down over ice cream. Stay with me. I was around 6 weeks pregnant and we had just found out…

My Biggest Piece of Advice Before Having a Baby That Has Nothing To Do With Kids

You just found out you are pregnant for the first time. One million thoughts are running through your head. Am I going to be able to handle this? Will I be a good mom? Can we afford this? Will my baby be cute? I hope it doesn’t look like an alien. When should we start…

Returning To Work After Maternity Leave

I can still remember the butterflies and anxiety I felt the first morning back to work after my 12 week maternity leave. Looking back, it really was one of the hardest things I’ve ever done in my life. From the time my son was one week old until about five months, he was an extremely…