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
Category: Mom Life
Are you thinking about having a natural childbirth? Here are a handful of things that I did that helped me learn how to manage labor pain naturally in my childbirth. When I got pregnant the first thing I started worrying about was the labor and delivery, even though it was months away. I always knew I wanted to have a natural labor and birth, but until I became pregnant I didn’t realize how unprepared I really was. I didn’t know the first – or last – thing about labor. What if I couldn’t handle it? What if I didn’t...Read More
If you’re a new mom wondering what needs to be done before your baby arrives, here’s a thorough list of exactly what to do before baby arrives to help you be as prepared as possible. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) Full disclosure: I am completely list-obsessed. I make lists for everything. Grocery lists, to-do lists, cleaning lists, yearly lists. You name it, and I’ve probably got a list for it. The one thing better than a good old-fashioned to-do list is a planner that has space for EVERY kind of...Read More
Pregnancy sleep can be a real struggle, and if you’re here reading this chances are you know all too well how difficult getting a good night’s sleep during pregnancy can be. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) (If you’re looking for a QUICK solution to getting better sleep during pregnancy: This is what thousands of mamas-to-be recommend to help you fall asleep faster and sleep better through the WHOLE night.) You may have questions and concerns like, “Am I getting enough sleep in pregnancy?” “How much sleep is TOO much...Read More
The first trimester of pregnancy can be ROUGH. You want to feel happy and excited about this baby, but it can be hard when all you seem to be doing these days is worrying and spending hours leaning over a toilet. If you’re wondering how on earth you’re going to make it – here are 8 tips for surviving the first trimester. 8 tips for surviving the first trimester of pregnancy (when it sucks) (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) Need a quick remedy for morning sickness?: These are a life-saver if...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.
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