Early pregnancy symptoms: what you need to know

everything you need to know about early pregnancy symptoms

Ah, pregnancy symptoms. Some are GREAT! (I barely had to shave when I was pregnant because my growth slowed down!) and some are AWFUL! (I’m talking about you, morning sickness and hemorrhoids!) At first, the biggest, burning question that moms have are, “is this normal?” “Is this pregnancy, or something else?” “Does THIS mean I’m pregnant?” *post may contain affiliate links* How early can you actually get pregnancy symptoms? The answer: pretty darn early! Americanpregnancy.org reports that you can get[Read more]

Breastfeeding 101: How to breastfeed.

Everything you need to know about breastfeeding.

How do you begin breastfeeding? Does your baby just know to latch onto the breast and it just…happens? How does breastfeeding feel? For first time moms, breastfeeding may feel shrouded in mystery. Sure, your friends tell you about how amazing the bond is and how awesome breastfeeding is but is it always that easy? (This post contains affiliate links) First of all, how do you decide whether to formula feed or breastfeed? That is a very personal question, with a[Read more]

5 BIG barriers to productivity (and how to fix them!)

5 barriers to productivity and how to fix them

*This post contains affiliate links* It’s the first thing in the morning- you get up and hop in the shower, and you think of alllllllll the things you need to do that day. You have a mental checklist that seems to run 4 feet long. Suddenly, it’s 9 PM, you sit down with a glass of wine, exhausted, and you pan the room and you realize, you still have a million things you didn’t get done. Sound familiar? It is[Read more]

5 guaranteed benefits of raising a bilingual child

bilingual child

Check out what the Office of the Commissioner of Languages has to say!As parents, we beam with pride when our child learns to grow and master new things, from their first time rolling over, to walking, to talking and on and on. We want them to have the best upbringing possible. Are there multiple languages where you live? Or, do you enjoy traveling with your family? If so, is it possible to raise a child to be bilingual? *post may[Read more]