Babies

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

  • Minimalist Gender-Neutral Baby Nursery

    I have a confession to make: the baby’s room 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 nursery that brings me a…

  • 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…

  • A woman relaxes on the beach for self-care

    11 Essential Self-Care Practices for Breastfeeding Moms

    Breastfeeding can be a wonderful experience for mother and child. As breastfeeding moms know, it can also be physically and emotionally exhausting. Integrating self-care practices during this time can help you avoid mom burnout while breastfeeding. I’ve breastfed four kids for…

  • Postpartum mother with newborn

    How to Survive the Postpartum Emotional Roller Coaster

    Oh those postpartum emotions. The unmatched joy of meeting your new baby is also paired with what can be an alarming emotional roller coaster. Thank your postpartum hormone levels, lack of sleep, and complete overwhelm and exhaustion from caring for a…