Mike and I finally welcomed our brand new baby girl, Kylie, into the world on March 7, 2017 after 43 looooong hours of labor… and she was SO worth the wait! I’ve been trying to write this post and get back to updating the blog since her birth, but honestly… between sleep deprivation, mastering the art (and… Continue reading Kylie’s Birth Story
You’ve got everything ready at home for your new arrival, and you’ve packed your own hospital bag for the big day. But now the question remains… what to pack in baby’s hospital bag?? You may have heard that the hospital or birthing center often provides a lot of the basics (like a hat and diapers)… Continue reading What to Pack in Baby’s Hospital Bag
Whenever I pack for a trip, I like to keep things simple. I’m a minimalist at heart, although I don’t mind having a few extras here and there as long as they aren’t too cumbersome. So when it comes to my hospital bag, I know I only want to pack the essentials! After all, I have… Continue reading Hospital Bag Essentials: Checklist for Mom
Mike and I recently attended a birthing class offered through our hospital across the span of two Saturdays, from 9 to 4 pm on both of the days. My first thought was… 9 to 4?? TWICE?! How much could they possibly have to tell you that requires 14 friggin’ hours?? Nonetheless, I knew I had some questions… Continue reading What Do You Learn in Birthing Class?