7 Things I've Learned as a New Parent #parenting #stayathomemom #advice

7 Things I’ve Learned as a New Parent

The days are long but the years are short. I can’t even count the number of times I wished she was ready for the next phase. Once she learned how to roll over, I couldn’t wait for the moment I’d get to see her crawl. Then I had the delight of watching her take her first step. After she learned to make certain sounds I … Continue reading 7 Things I’ve Learned as a New Parent

Blog post about getting through life's ups and downs. #motherhood #beinspired #kidsbloom

When things don’t go your way.

Whether it’s a bad hair day, failed relationship, loss of a job or loved one, running late, the baby’s sick, or simply forgetting an ingredient listed in that recipe… you know, the one with picture of the adorably delicious looking cupcake on Pinterest. I could go on forever. Point being, that everyone goes through moments, days, sometimes years where the odds seem to go against them. Continue reading “When things don’t go your way.”

To breastfeed or not to breastfeed #Kidsbloom #motherhood #formula #breastfeeding #breastmilk

To Breastfeed or not to Breastfeed?

During my entire pregnancy I was thrilled about bringing this beautiful soul into the world and the amazing bonding I would experience by choosing to breastfeed. I did my research and I was ready to go!  Continue reading “To Breastfeed or not to Breastfeed?”