Exhausted doesn’t even begin to describe the way I felt the first few weeks after having our son. I did all the research, got all the advice, and learned all the first time mom tips possible before having our baby and I thought I was prepared for the new phase of life my husband and I were about to enter. I was wrong. I knew I was going to be tired, but what I didn’t know was that “tired” wouldn’t even begin to scrape the surface of my delirious, sleep-deprived self. I knew I wasn’t going to have as...Read More
If you’re a first time mom looking for a newborn baby needs checklist or a well-seasoned mom who is looking for a refresher, you’re in the right place. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) Getting prepared to have a baby can be a stressful time. From setting up the nursery to trying to decide whether you’ll go with disposable diapers or cloth nappies for your precious little one – never mind realizing that there’s a long list of newborn must haves that you haven’t even come close to touching...Read More
Congrats on your baby! You NEED a postpartum care kit. After giving birth your body is going to be sore, exhausted, and raging with hormones. You’re probably at the point in your pregnancy by now where that is already the current state of your body, but times what you’re feeling by a thousand and that’s about how good you’ll be feeling those first few days (weeks) postpartum. If you’re wondering what you need for postpartum care, here is the ultimate postpartum care kit for new moms that is filled with everything to help you feel better, rest easier, and...Read More
Best postpartum stretch mark cream to get rid of pregnancy stretch marks. When I got pregnant one thing I didn’t think much about was stretch marks in pregnancy, or what I would do about those stretch marks after pregnancy. I really didn’t think I would have any problems with stretch marks – genetics and age were on my side. I was young, and the ladies in my family didn’t get many (if any) stretch marks. For the first several months of pregnancy, all was well. There were no signs of stretch marks here, and I thought I was in...Read More
Easy, Budget-Friendly Skin Care for Moms This is a guest post from Samantha of HealthyHeroics.com. As a mom, you don’t always have much time for yourself. Additionally, you want to save money where you can. These factors don’t have to mean you can’t pamper yourself from time to time and they definitely don’t mean you have to sacrifice regular care. Skin-care means a lot. It not only keeps your skin healthy but clear skin can help your confidence. You don’t need to take the time to get a facial or shell out the cash for an expensive luxury product to...Read More
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I’m Amy, a stay at home wife and mom who is letting go of perfection and learning to live deliberately.
Here you will learn everything from mom life tips and how to love your role as a mother to the best tips for decluttering and creating an organized home you love.