5 Ways New Parents Can Lower Their Anxiety

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I’ll never forget the first few weeks of my son’s life. To say that I was overwhelmed would be an understatement. Although I thoroughly enjoyed those newborn snuggles and loved my son to pieces, I had absolutely NO idea what I was doing. On top of that, my son never slept, cried every waking moment, and had a difficult time feeding. … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for the Whole Family

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Valentine’s Day is a wonderful reminder to say I Love You to those special people in our lives. Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember with some unique gift ideas for the whole family. Check out these great ideas for each other and the kids that you won’t find in the candy aisle of the grocery store. We received a … Continue reading

Fabulous Gifts for Babies & Toddlers


I don’t know why, but choosing gifts for the smallest members of the family is often the most fun…yet extremely stressful! I often struggle choosing practical, fun, and budget friendly items. Thankfully, these Fabulous Gift Ideas for Babies & Toddlers are a great place to start when choosing the perfect gift for your little one! We received samples and/or compensation in … Continue reading

5 Quick & Easy Sensory Activities


Sensory play is a vital part of your child’s growth and development. I’ve learned that the more I engage my children in activities that allow them to touch, taste, smell, see, and hear, the quicker they learn, the happier they become, and the more entertained they stay. That’s why I love to see their minds grow with these 5 Quick & … Continue reading

Newborn and Toddler Must-Haves + Giveaway

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There is nothing more exciting than preparing for a new baby. However, with so many baby products and gear on the market, it can be difficult narrowing down your options. From young mothers who have been there, check out some of our favorite must-haves for newborn babies and toddlers. We received a variety of samples in exchange for this post. … Continue reading

Establishing a Deeper Bond With Your Children


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Disney Baby for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. With Mother’s Day fresh on my mind, I can’t help but think of the boundless love I have for my children. Before my sweet daughter was born, I found it hard to imagine that I could ever love another child … Continue reading

Favorite Baby Essentials + Giveaway

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Bringing home a newborn baby is such an exciting (and sometimes stressful) time! Want to know the best way to help with the added stress of a new baby? Prepare! Whether you are shopping for your new little baby, or wanting to find the perfect baby gift for a loved one, these favorite baby essentials are a great place to start. … Continue reading

10 Baby Nursery Must Haves

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Putting together your baby’s nursery can be extremely exciting, but also a little stressful. Before my daughter was born, I remember wanting to create the perfect little sanctuary for her to learn and grown. However, I had no idea which items I actually needed. Although I wanted to make sure her nursery was fashionable, the last thing I wanted to … Continue reading

10 Must-Haves For Baby


When I was pregnant for the first time I was so excited to start shopping for baby. When the time came to register I was giddy with anticipation. Armed with my scanner I set out into the store wide eyed and filled with glee, I left that store tired and completely overwhelmed. Who knew that there were SO MANY things … Continue reading