The First Month With Two: Nolan’s One Month Old Baby Update

It’s hard to believe Nolan has already been here for a month (plus a few days). We are still getting used to being a family of four, but I have to say the adjustment from one to two is SO much easier than the first. This is Nolan’s one month old baby update. Stats Nolan is 9 lbs 9oz and…

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What is a Birth Doula and Why Do You Need One? An Exclusive Interview

It’s not a secret that my first birth experience was a bit traumatic. I was determined to make it a much better experience this time around. One of the first things I considered was whether a birth doula might be a good investment to help me achieve the birth experience I wanted. Fortunately, we have a family friend who is…

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Tips for Introducing a Toddler to your Newborn Baby

As I’ve mentioned in previous posts one of my biggest concerns with bringing home a newborn was how our toddler would react. Dan and I figured the best way to ease the transition would be to make it as fun as possible for Aiden. While I was still pregnant Aiden and I started planning our little guy’s “birthday party”. This…

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The Perfect Hospital Gift From Baby to Big Brother

Shortly after the excitement settled that we would be adding to our little family I started to plan for our toddler’s transition to big brother. He has had our undivided attention for 3.5 years so I wanted to make the adjustment as easy and fun as possible. We wanted to make the new baby’s arrival to be an event. Aiden…

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Six Mothers Day Gifts for New Moms

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Since we are still adjust to life as a family of four I thought I would put together a gift guide of Mother’s Day gift ideas for new moms. Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links. This means if you make a purchase I may make a small commission at no additional cost to…

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