How to cope when your baby won’t stop crying

We know you've been there. You had that baby that won't stop crying. You were THAT mom.

The first 3 months of my son’s life would have been much easier if I had learned how to cope better with my crying baby. I became THAT mom with THAT baby. You know the type. The mom running through the supermarket while her baby cries the entire trip. The mom that can’t take her baby to a restaurant without disrupting every else’s meal for an hour. The mom that hasn’t heard an entire church service since her baby was born because she’s constantly running out of the service to avoid disturbing others from her baby’s tears. I have THAT baby […]

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Breastfeeding Guilt – Why you Should Stop Feeling bad About Formula Feeding, Part 1

Why you should stop feeling guilty about formula feeding your baby

This is part one of a two-part series on the guilt moms often experience to breastfeed. Eryn and Kaila each explain their perspectives on the matter in this series. Eryn’s Breastfeeding Story Before Drew was born, I told myself that if I couldn’t breastfeed for whatever reason, I would be fine formula feeding him. After all, both my husband and I were formula-fed, so we knew it was possible for him to thrive on formula. When I was in the hospital, I began pumping to get my milk in and I noticed I was able to produce – something most females […]

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6 Things No One Tells you About Becoming a Working Mom

6 Things no one tells you about becoming a working mom

Deciding to become a working mom was not a difficult decision for me. I’ve always been a career-driven woman, so I had every intention of going back to work after I had kids. That was my thinking before I met my husband, anyway. Meeting him changed EVERYTHING. When we first started talking about our plans after having our first child, we instantly had different views on this matter. He liked the idea of me staying home with our kids, while I knew my passion was to help financially provide for our family. Funny how one person can change so much […]

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