Faith & Family

How I Prepared My Toddler For A New Baby

How I Prepared My Toddler For A New Baby

*Article written for and published on The Mom Empire Bringing home a new baby from the hospital can be hard on a toddler. They might be cute and cuddly with the new baby for the first day or so home (because Mom and Dad love this tiny human so much), but a few days later,  Read more... ...
The Dream Experiment – Say Goodbye to Toddler Night Terrors!

The Dream Experiment – Say Goodbye to Toddler Night Terrors!

Does your toddler or young child have night terrors? Mine used to.. maybe I can help! Here’s my story: Ever since we moved to our new apartment, my 3, now 4-year old, Tristan, has been having nightmares. Nightmares of monsters, and ghosts, and being helpless. At first, I thought it was from TV shows he  Read more... ...
10 Items You Don’t Actually Need In Your Hospital Delivery Bag (and 3 Essentials)

10 Items You Don’t Actually Need In Your Hospital Delivery Bag (and 3 Essentials)

The baby is coming and your bags are packed – but did you overpack? Read on to find out what’s essential and what can wait! There are thousands of blogs and articles out there that sell you on items you absolutely need in your hospital delivery bag. Expert mommies around the world have had different experiences  Read more... ...
Lemon Labor Inducing Cake

Lemon Labor Inducing Cake

While I didn’t think it was possible, this cake from Lemon-sugar literally did put me into labor. There I was, at 38 weeks pregnant, feeling miserable and uncomfortable, hoping that our baby would be born before New Years since our insurance deductible and out-of-pocket max was 100% met and our little girl would be a  Read more... ...