Embracing Motherhood

Being a mother is a truly wonderful experience. Just how magical is it? The bond that is formed is like no other. That baby depends on you, and you somewhat depend on it. But at the same time, a lot of you reading this will also understand how scary it can be. The fact that another human relies solely on you to survive until they are old enough to do it themselves is a tad scary. But naturally things like this won’t even cross your mind when your beautiful child arrives.

It is common for either expecting moms, or moms to be so exhausted that they forget to just embrace motherhood. Yes they’ll be a few too many sleepless nights, and there may be a few too many arguments between you and your partner about who’s turn it is to change the diaper. But when your child is finally old enough to fly the nest and you can look back at all the wonderful memories you’ve made, you’ll realize that every part of motherhood is incredible. So, whether you’re an expecting mother, or you’ve just become a mom and feel like you’re losing the will to live, then let’s find you a way to embrace motherhood. Continue reading

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Feeding Your Baby: The First Year

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At what age can you start introducing new foods to your baby? Find out in this helpful guide. Photo via Pixabay, CC0 Creative Commons.

Having a child is the most rewarding experience any person can have in their lifetime. Bringing a mini person into the world is incredible and it is ridiculously exciting… It can also be very scary.

Knowing what to do with you baby now that there are no more prenatal classes and experts to guide you can be challenging, and knowing what to feed your baby can be even more difficult. Here is a guide on what ages you can start introducing different foods into your baby’s diet. Continue reading

10 Simple Details that Make Life as a Mom Much Much Easier

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Making time for mom easier. Photo by smallcurio, CC BY 2.0, via Flickr.

Moms sometimes wish for extra pairs of arms and twice the amount of hours in a day. It’s not always easy to balance all the different daily demands that come with being a mom. And while we know that being a mom is one of the most rewarding processes in life, it is no secret that it can also be one of the most stressful and exhausting. So, for all you busy moms looking to make your lives just that little bit easier and straightforward, read on for the top ten tips on how to do just that. Continue reading