In my 3 month update about life with three kids under four I explained that having a third baby left us mostly underwhelmed. Missed that post? Read it here. The 6 month update on having three kids under four certainly sings a different tune than […]
I’m a morning person and am most productive in the early hours of my day. As a stay-at-home-mom, keeping to a morning routine ensures that my mind is balanced and ready to focus on the tasks I have planned for the day. If you have […]
Breastfeeding makes me hangry. Like, do not even talk to me unless you’re taking my order hangry. I make sure to have nutritious and filling snacks available at all times during the first few months of breastfeeding a new baby in order to avoid being a crazy person. Laugh if you want, but some of you know exactly what I am talking about.
The average woman burns 20 calories in order to produce 1 ounce of milk. This equates to an additional 500 calories being used during the first several months of breastfeeding.
That’s a lot of energy spent on creating an entire food supply for a tiny human and I definitely want my body to be well-nourished so my baby can be, too.
Here are the 5 best healthy snacks that keep me fueled while breastfeeding a newborn.
First, if you’re even considering going back to school as a stay at home mom you are a flipping rockstar. I am totally rooting for you! Seriously.. Good for you! I went back to school after my first baby was born without any idea how […]
The truth about having three kids under four: 3 month update. You are probably reading this for one of three reasons. You’re considering having a third baby and you want the truth about having three kids under four. You are already pregnant with your third […]
If you are considering booking a Fresh 48 newborn session, DO IT! Run, don’t walk. I am so, so happy with how these turned out and my only regret is not having them taken with my first two children. They are seriously worth the investment and you won’t regret it! If I had to choose between a Fresh 48 session and traditional newborn photos, I would absolutely choose the hospital newborn session.
It’s no secret that I love being pregnant. I truly enjoy feeling every kick, squirm, and wiggle of my growing babies and I will be so sad when this stage of life is over. I decided I wanted to document this pregnancy a little differently […]