Posts tagged parenting
Inner Work For Supermommas

As parents, we are always learning and adapting as our kids get older, change, and develop different needs. As women, professionals, wives, mothers, and friends, our needs are always changing too. Below are a few of the big issues that I find myself constantly navigating, some of which you might be navigating too. They are ongoing, and I’m doing my very best, but some days, some weeks— maybe even some years— are better than others.

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Our Parenting Principles

Parenting is, hands down, the toughest job in the world. Both Scott and I know that being an engaged parent is no small task and that there is no one right way to do it. But after three kids (and making many mistakes and learning along the way), we have discovered a few things that work for our family, most of the time. These are by no means the last word on parenting; the fact is, parenting is such an individualized thing that what works for one family will not necessarily work for another. Even so, I wanted to share a few ideas with you in hopes that what helped us might help your family too.

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Real Talk About Body After Baby With Jen Chae

Watch: Real Talk About Body After Baby With Jen Chae. Your life isn't the only thing that changes after pregnancy. Your body definitely goes through some major changes, too. I'm so excited to be finally filming with the adorable #supermomma, Jen Chae from From Head To Toe.

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What To REALLY Expect From A C-Section

Watch: What To REALLY Expect From A C-Section. I'm SO excited to have the hilarious Sharzad Kiadeh on my YouTube channel today. We're talking about a topic we both know all too well: a c-section. Click on the video below to hear our experiences and what you should expect! It's about to get REAL!

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10 Breastfeeding Tips From My Lactation Specialist, Linda Hanna

10 Breastfeeding Tips From My Lactation Specialist, Linda Hanna. My lactation specialist (or guru, as I call her) Linda Hanna has been an absolute godsend to me. Her tips have made me feel comfortable, less anxious, and most importantly...they have worked. Since I don’t want to keep all her breastfeeding knowledge to myself, I asked Linda to share her top 10 tips to help all you new mommas out.

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Mommy Must Have: The Snoo

Mommy Must Have : The Snoo. Have you heard of "The Happiest Baby On The Block?" a.k.a the book that has saved new mommas everywhere? Yeah, that's Dr. Harvey Karp. When I found out he invented a bassinet that's aimed to comfort and help babies sleep more soundly, I knew I had to try it out.

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Why You Should Embrace The Mealtime Mess

Why You Should Embrace The Mealtime Mess. Instead of fighting the messes, I've learned to embrace them. No, this isn’t just a defense mechanism to save my sanity. Believe it or not—studies have shown that allowing your kids to be messy at mealtimes can be highly beneficial.

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