Don't Ask Me About A Baby

Sometimes I forget how hard it is for some people to think before they speak or type. Sometimes I wonder where people lose their mouth filter along the way....more
Hi @thereamrscoates Thank you so much for writing this post~ I resonate with everything you ...more

It's All About That Smile

When a baby in the family is getting close to his two month-old birthday, you know it's coming - the day when every person in his world will do anything and everything to get that kid to smile. Suddenly, everyone starts making the most ridiculous faces, talking in the goofiest gibberish, and singing silly songs that would have embarrassed Mr. Rogers....more

For the LOVE of babywearing {Part 2}

Part 2: The Wrap by Solly Baby.  Things we liked:-Comfy! The fabric is stretchy and lightweight(and pretty)!...more

When the Fever Becomes an Infection

I have a fever that I just can’t shake. But before you panic and have me quarantined by the CDC, my current state shouldn't alarm you. That is, unless you have a baby...in which case you should HIDE THEM FROM ME IMMEDIATELY.  Hi, my name is Rebeccafaith and I have baby fever....more

Ready For The World

Austin will be a year old on Wednesday....more

How "Baby Worshipping" is Ruining Relationships...

Sometime between when we were children and when we had children of our own, parenthood became a religion in America....more

On Motherhood and Losing Myself

I remember the first time it happened: It was shortly after Theo’s birth and I was still in the hospital. My mother and husband were in the room with me when the nurse came in to do something—maybe weigh him or help bathe him or check his vital signs. After she finished, she said, “All right, now I’ll give him back to mom,” and I felt momentarily confused. Why was she handing my son off to my mother? Shouldn't she give him to me or my husband? ...more
Such a great post. I remember the first time the pediatrician's office called and asked, "Is ...more

Food Allergies in Babies

Reaching 6 months is a major milestone for babies. This is time when they are usually introduced to food, besides mother’s milk. It is one of the exciting times, but it also comes with questions and concerns. Which foods are safe, and what can cause harm to a budding eater. What type of food can cause allergic reactions and how to avoid such reactions....more

What To Do When You Get Your First Stretch Mark?

One of the concerns of a pregnant woman is the appearance of those dreaded stretch marks. Women go to extreme measures to prevent them, but little do they know, it’s genetic!...more

An Affair to Remember

Our relationship has changed since I had kids. It seems like such a short time ago that we spent our long, blissful nights together. Sometimes you’d swoop in while I was relaxing on the couch enjoying a glass of wine during the prime time lineup; other times I’d call on you in the wee hours of the morning after a fun evening out with friends. You were always so refreshing and gentle, and if I was lucky, you’d stay with me past Saturday morning breakfast. After you departed, I’d awake feeling like a new woman. A woman who could conquer the world without batting an eye....more
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