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Top 9 Postpartum Essentials for the Fourth Trimester

I have to admit the fourth trimester the second time around has been SO much easier. My doctor said it’s because of my relaxed vibe, but if that is the case, my relaxed vibe it is because I knew what to expect and prepared for the worst.  The fourth trimester can be hard, period. There have been several items that…

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Top 10 Breastfeeding Essentials for New Moms

Breastfeeding has gone much smoother the second time around. I feel much more prepared and confident in what I’m doing. It also helps that I knew exactly what I needed and was able to prepare in advance. Here are my top 10 breastfeeding essentials for new moms (whether it is your first baby or not!). Disclosure: This post includes affiliate…

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The Best Baby Swaddles we are Loving for Baby #2

If you have followed us since Aiden was a baby you know about our love for swaddles. We are all about keeping our babies swaddled as much as possible to keep them happy and calm in the early months. Aiden was a real Houdini. He would escape his swaddle even though he couldn’t sleep without one. Nolan seems much more…

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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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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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