"Oh my! I'm actually having a baby! What comes next?" If you've ever had a baby or are somewhere in the midst of your third trimester... you know what I'm talking about. You've most likely scooted by your first and second trimesters reveling in the fact that you are having a baby, planning out the nursery, and maybe even taking a class or two. But there comes a moment a month or so out from the big day that you think, "Holy heck. What do I need to do before baby comes?"
As new parents, one of the things that worries us the most after having a baby is going back to work. Whether it's 6 weeks or 3 months or 1 year, it can be daunting for both parents and baby. Parent guilt is real -- especially when a certain obstacle stands in the way. The … Continue reading Your Postpartum Guide | Bottle Drama
Tis the holiday season...and with a new baby, sometimes it can be more stressful than enjoyable. Being around tons of people can be overwhelming for baby and parents!
For over five years, I've been working with families as a postpartum doula. I'd like to think I've grown right along side every single family I've had the pleasure of working with -- learning something new from each one. The most important thing I've learned in those five years is to meet each family where … Continue reading Upping My Game
After working with families with multiples for over five years, I've learned the ins and outs of caring for more than one baby at a time.
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There are a few basic things you can do when you have a new little one at home to make navigating nighttime easier on yourself and your family.
Some of you know this, most of you don't. Last year, I suffered a miscarriage and in the following months developed a debilitating case of postpartum anxiety. I'm stepping out, telling my story for the first time and participating in the Climb Out of the Darkness fundraiser as a way of saying THANK YOU to the … Continue reading Climb out of the Darkness