Baby

before and after kids

A Woman’s Inner Dialogue Before and After Kids

Waistlines, sleep patterns, and tolerance levels aren’t the only things that change after a women becomes a mother. Arguably, the most fundamental shift takes place...
baby

I Don’t Want Another Baby

Enjoy each moment, they go by so quickly. Savor those cuddles, before you know it they won’t want to hug anymore. Don’t blink – they grow...
growing up

Figuring it out – A Mom’s Reflection On Her Baby Growing Up

Dear Emily, Last week you rolled over for the first time in your sleep. I went upstairs to check on you napping over the weekend...
poop

The Scoop on Baby Poop, What’s Normal and What’s Not!

Remember when you were a kid, and any and all poop talk was nothing short of hilarious? Then again, let’s be honest here, all...
transition

3 Ways to Ease the Transition to Two Kids

I was very nervous about the birth of my second child. I had heard stories of how the transition from one to two children...
mastitis

Coping With Mastitis and 6 Remedies To Help You Get Through It

Breastfeeding for the first time can be hard. At best you’ve got one hungry little newborn who just wants to feed, feed, feed and...
baby

Top 10 Reasons My Baby Is Unfit For Marriage

My baby is the cutest little guy in the world, and I refuse to believe that he will ever grow up. But if he...
new mom friends

3 Ways To Make New Mom Friends By Using Your Child

When my son was first born, I struggled to make new mom friends. I was the first of my childless friends to have kids...
depression

Can Depression in Mothers Affect Their Infants?

Depression in Mothers: How to Detect Signs and Symptoms If you have feelings of worthlessness, hopelessness, and helplessness, you may be depressed. Other symptoms include...

Infant-Parent Psychotherapy and Why Mothers Can and Need to Seek Outside Guidance

What are the most important aspects of the early mother-infant bond? In a perfect world, the baby is born or adopted and the mother-infant...