Thirty, Flirty and Thriving

This month I turned 30. Oh. my. gosh. That sounds so old. But wait it’s not that bad. The one lesson I’ve had to learn and learn over the years is this: Events happen when they are supposed to. Things have a way of working themselves out. It’s a lesson that is phrased differently depending […]

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Baby Food Pouches

Baby food pouches are convenient to use on-the-go. And they provide more variety for your baby’s diet than just eating jars of baby food or mashed sweet potatoes. Most pouches (but not all) use organic ingredients which is an added bonus: The Happy Baby line from Happy Family is my favorite. There is a good […]

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Baby Spoons and Bibs

Béaba First Stage Soft Spoons ($20, pack of 4): Pros: they are completely silicone–no metal or hard edges — this is especially useful when Baby is teething and needs something to chew on while on the high chair. He loves to grab these and chew on them. they have a good soup-spoon shape — this […]

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Boppy Luxe Pillow Review

UPDATE: This item has been discontinued! Bummer! Try Boppy Heirloom pillows available at Babies R Us. They do not have the pockets, but will have more structure with the piping. Nursing pillows are kind of a luxury; if you have a c-section though like I did, they are a must-have. The pillow really helps to […]

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Breastfeeding Must-Haves

This post is for expecting moms planning to breastfeed. The information in this post is one of the main reasons for the existence of this blog. (a must read!) I know this is probably TMI for dads, but for the moms, I really want to share some things to have if you plan to breastfeed. […]

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Formula Samples

Moneysaver Tip: Sign up for free formula samples, coupons and formula checks. I think every expecting mom should sign up for free formula samples. (Websites are below; some OB-GYN offices also can help you sign up. ) Why? Even if you plan to breastfeed (which is the best way to feed your baby for the […]

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