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Confessions of a sleepy mama

This is not a my regular type of post with tips and recommendations. No, this is the confessions of a sleepy mama.

At approximately 10:46pm on the eve of my baby’s birth four months ago, I went into night labour.

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15 Gift Ideas for Every Mama in Your Life

The holiday season is a time to treat the most important people in your life. As a new mom, I’m sharing some ideas on how you can treat the mama in your life. Links included.

1 // For the Sentimental Mama: A personalized hand-stamped necklace
2// For the Health Conscious Mom: Greenhouse Juice Cookbook + Gift Card for a Juice Cleanse
3 // For the Trendy Mama: Lily Jade Leather Diaper Bag
4// For the Feminine Mama: Le Labo Liquid Balm
5// For the Practical Mama: Coat Extension from Bridge the Bump
6// For the Foodie Mama: Luxurious Tea + Box of Eclairs from Nugateau

 

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24 hours in my life as a new mom

Having a baby turns your life upside down. If you thrive off routine, you may find yourself desperately trying to get your newborn on some sort of schedule. But take it from me: you’re better off just letting go. Give in to the fact that baby is going to run the show for a while.

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Top Five Products for the Mama On-The-Go

Learning how to get out and about with a baby is like taking your first overseas trip. On my first outting, I basically packed the whole nursery in my stroller and diaper bag. When it came time to retrieve something I needed,

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Top Baby Products for Small Space Living

“So, will you be moving out of your condo now that you’re starting a family?”

When I was pregnant, several people asked whether or not we’d be moving from our condo in the city to a house in the burbs.

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The First Forty Days: How to Support a New Mom

In many cultures, the first six weeks following birth is a key period of healing, resting, and bonding with baby. New mothers (and fathers) are supported by their ‘village’, whether that’s family, friends, doulas, a church group or even an online community of mothers.