Babies & Toddlers

All the best advice for surviving and thriving during your child's early days.

  • Wooden airplane toys for toddlers and preschoolers

    Best Educational Toys for Toddlers and Preschoolers 2020

    Educational toys for toddlers and preschoolers don’t have to be complicated, loud, or annoying. In fact, after parenting four kids, I’ve learned simpler is often better. This post contains a curated list of educational toys that parents and kids are sure…

  • Minimalist Nursery Ideas (Gender-Neutral Too!)

    I have a confession to make: the minimalist nursery we created for our baby is my favorite room in the house. We’ve renovated our kitchen and had our living room designed by an interior designer, but it’s my youngest child’s minimalist…

  • Mom with postpartum depression and newborn

    Mom Triumphs: Severe Postpartum Depression

    This story hits really close to home. Postpartum depression affects roughly 1 in 10 women after birth, including those without a previous history of depression. I too have experienced the toll it can take. After having a baby, it can sometimes…

  • A couple cuddles in bed exploring their sex life after baby

    Dear Husband: About Our Sex Life After Baby

    Having a baby comes along with so many life changes, one of which can be a sex life that feels completely unrecognizable from what you had before. “What sex life?!” you may be asking. Exactly. The business of baby-making may seem…