How a Maternity Nurse Can Make Parenthood Easier

Guest blog by Anne Harris of  londongoverness.com. Having a baby is the pivotal moment in the life of every human being. More often than not, parents realize that real parenthood is much different from what they were taught in their parenting classes. With the first drops of your colostrum milk, the first night crying and first changed diapers,… Read more »

Top 10 Tips for Working Breastfeeding Mothers

Guest post by Hayden Stewart of  Milk n Mamas Baby Returning to the workforce can be a daunting and overwhelming experience for any new mom, particularly those who wish to continue breastfeeding their baby. It’s no secret that nursing provides all the key nutrients and vitamins a baby needs to thrive as well as establishing a… Read more »

Staying Connected with my Baby after Returning to Work

Guest post contributed by Giselle May – the Chief Editor at katherinerosman.com. After spending a full year with my Son at home I started to really miss my old life. I know that the time we spent together was irreplaceable and I am grateful for this. But as a former career woman I felt that… Read more »

The Benefits of Baltic Amber Teething Necklaces

It’s that time. Your little one has an unmistakable bump under their gums, has started drooling like a leaky faucet, wants everything to become a chew toy, and is starting to be grumpy for no apparent reason. Teething has arrived and you’re looking for the best ways to help them through it. Of course, there… Read more »

Essential Oils for Mama and Kids

A quick and easy guide for getting started with essential oils. More and more people are using essentials oils these days. For uses ranging from making the home smell good, to cancer prevention and treatment, they are becoming integral for many in order to promote wellness, heal, and support a healthy lifestyle. They can support… Read more »

Yoga For and With Babies

Yoga classes for babies are all the rage, but are they beneficial? Are they safe? Yes, and yes! Practicing yoga with your little one creates a special time for bonding as well as providing physical, mental and emotional benefits for you both. Benefits for Baby Yoga, like any movement, stimulates muscle and nerve development for… Read more »

Five Ways to Relax When You’re Expecting

  When you’re expecting, especially if it’s your first, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the amount of information out there related to pregnancy, birth preparation and motherhood. The variety “should’s and shouldn’ts” and contradictory information out there could keep anyone up at night. However, it’s up to you to filter out unwanted advice, leave… Read more »

Creating Your 2018 Vision Board

Happy New Year! The New Year often brings with it the desire to make positive changes in one’s life. It represents new beginnings and is a time to free oneself of past mistakes.   It is a time of resolution and incentive, when we can reflect and create changes in our lives to attempt to live… Read more »

Recognizing the Signs of Postpartum Depression

Becoming a new mom can be one of the most exciting times in a woman’s life. The births of both of my daughters were two of the best days of my life. However, even with the amount of pure joy and infinite love that I felt, it wasn’t enough to prevent the onset of postpartum… Read more »