Elimination Communication: Bonding With Your Baby

Elimination communication is a term that most people aren’t familiar with. And once it’s explained, people usually look dumbfounded and express disbelief. Yes, my three month old baby “eliminates” (aka goes the bathroom) in his little potty. He has been doing this since he was 6 weeks old when we started a process called “elimination … Read more Elimination Communication: Bonding With Your Baby

My Natural Hospital Birth Story

Every life that enters this world has some element of uniqueness to it. Every birth has a story – and my 5th baby’s natural hospital birth story of his journey earthside was most exciting to say the least! Baby S is now 3 months old (I think I just blinked??) and I’m finally sitting down … Read more My Natural Hospital Birth Story

5 Ways To Survive the Post-Pregnancy Blur

You have survived pregnancy – all 10 months of it because let’s face it, 40 weeks equals 10 months! Ok, so technically 2 weeks don’t count but who’s judging, right?! You survived labor and birth, which during it you probably swore to yourself mentally that you would never do this again…EVER! (you promptly forget this … Read more 5 Ways To Survive the Post-Pregnancy Blur

Baby Bottles: Ditch the Plastic and Go Glass!

Glass bottles vs. plastic bottles

Should you really choose glass baby bottles over plastic? Many moms are wondering which is better – glass baby bottles or plastic? As a parents, all the decisions and options we have regarding baby essentials can be overwhelming. So let me try to make this one decision a bit easier for you! When I started … Read more Baby Bottles: Ditch the Plastic and Go Glass!

Cloth Diapering: 5 Reasons To Ditch the Disposables

I will be completely honest. I didn’t initially start cloth diapering for the environment or for financial reasons. To be perfectly upfront, several of my friends were cloth diapering their new babies and I thought, Well that sounds like a new and exciting adventure! Maybe even the “thing to do”! Little did I know it … Read more Cloth Diapering: 5 Reasons To Ditch the Disposables