Bee Yourself

Peanut’s lack of speech sometimes worries me when it comes to interacting with non-family. Even close friends/children can be a challenge. We had a great day overall and it was beautiful and sunny outside! Apparently there is something about my Peanut that draws kids to him. Within 10 minutes he made seven new friends. He […]

Love Me Till I’m Me Again

This is a topic I’ve been avoiding but it is time to vent. One word:  hormones No one warned me that hormones will be an issue after you’ve given birth. Even after the first menstrual cycle they are still out of whack.  I feel like my hormone imbalance might be stronger now than during my […]

My Discovered Love for Babywearing

So I’m entirely new to baby wearing but am loving it!  Here are my reasons for loving front-carrying: •  baby is close to my body so I can be attentive •  allows me to be hands-free •  my body movements and smell allow baby to be (and stay) calm •  baby can sleep comfortably •  […]

Help A New Mom Out !

It occurs to me how important a support system is for a new mom, especially a first time mom, and how much I wish I really had one.  Don’t get me wrong I have a great boyfriend, fantastic parents, and amazing friends; but people have their own lives too. A friend who I’ve known since […]

Postpartum Depression

… maybe I am experiencing PPD. I’ve come to the realization that I really have become detached from everything and everyone in my life this past month.  The only thing that matters to me is my perfect little boy.  I didn’t really see what I was doing (or not doing) but haven’t even been taking […]