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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Top 5 Unique Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is right around the corner and I have been on the hunt for the perfect gift for Dan. I thought I would share some of my favorite unique Father’s Day gift ideas here. Disclosure: I received a Hooray Heroes Book in exchange for inclusion in this post. Affiliate links are included in this post. If you make a…

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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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