Ray’s Bedtime Routine: Our Ridiculous Nighttime Ritual

Ray’s Bedtime Routine: Our Ridiculous Nighttime Ritual

Almost 18 Months Later and We Have A Routine We are just one month away from my sweet baby Ray being 1-and-a-half-years-old. It took us this long to finally sink into our bedtime routine, but who is counting? Between teething, learning what food upsets her tummy…

5 (Kid) Friendly Smoothies

5 (Kid) Friendly Smoothies

If you follow me on Instagram you already know my love for smoothies is REAL. Smoothies have been a daily ritual for me ever since I entered remission from leukemia. They are a powerful and delicious way of adding so many nutrients into your daily…

What To Get A One Year Old: Someone’s birthday is right around the corner

What To Get A One Year Old: Someone’s birthday is right around the corner

  Welcome to the beautifully awkward stage of your baby being not a baby but not a toddler. Their brain is developing and learning so many new things, it is hard to keep up with! They are not ready to run around a playground. Home…

All About Ray’s Arrival: Delivery Story

All About Ray’s Arrival: Delivery Story

For this post I will be going into detail about Ray’s labor and delivery story, so apologies in advance for the lengthiness. WARNING SOME CONTENT MAY NOT BE FOR EVERYONE It was a Tuesday morning in the middle of November. I was in my final…

9 Months in with Ray: Our day to day routine

9 Months in with Ray: Our day to day routine

Summer is almost over? Not to mention I have a 9-month-old baby?! The saying that everybody and their mother says is true: Time flies with a baby. I sound so cliche but its no lie. Where has the time gone? I joke that the reason…

Baby Stuff I Use When I Need to Get Sh*t Done: Busy Mom Busy Baby

Baby Stuff I Use When I Need to Get Sh*t Done: Busy Mom Busy Baby

Ever since we hit the 6 month milestone everything has been go Go GO. Running around all day trying to make sure the baby is safe, fed and happy, the house is clean where it needs to be, and the money situation is being handled.…

Breast Milk Boosting Smoothie Bowl Recipe

Breast Milk Boosting Smoothie Bowl Recipe

Alright I’ll Say it, “Breastfeeding is one of the hardest things I have ever done” For all you nursing or plan to be nursing mamas (or papas with mamas taking on nursing and you want to help them out) this is a FULL TIME JOB.…

3-Month-Essentials: Baby Gear

3-Month-Essentials: Baby Gear

Getting the hang of  this whole baby thing. Ok, let’s rewind to about 6 months ago. We made it to three months at home with a healthy baby! And I kind of feel like I am getting the hang of things. Even though I have…

Surviving Your First Month with a Newborn: Here are my most used baby items

Surviving Your First Month with a Newborn: Here are my most used baby items

The first month home with your first new born is a complete blur of blissful chaos. So many mixed emotions. Happiness. Love. Exhaustion. Being completely overwhelmed the human you have been creating for the past nine months is now in your arms. For first time…

First time traveling with a 5-month-old on a plane.

First time traveling with a 5-month-old on a plane.

From the day we booked the trip to Texas I had a small fuzz ball of anxiety nestled in the back of my mind. Full disclosure, flying is not my happy place. The security lines, crowded airports and idea of being enclosed in a small…