I had a really hard time swallowing vitamins during my first trimester. I was incredibly nauseous that I even hated chewing and tasting gummy vitamins! I tried a few different bottles, both food-based and synthetic and I found 4 that I enjoy and can tolerate to take on a daily basis. I really do not … Continue reading My Prenatal Vitamins
As a new mom, what does "ME" time even mean? Once we our baby arrives, privacy is out the door! I can recall when we brought Nathaniel home from the hospital, I felt as if I was at home for months, when it only had been a week. It's not always so easy to just … Continue reading Give yourself some "ME" time
Being a first time mom, I think I'm little OCD and feel as if I need to pack a whole lot of things in my baby bag as if I'm going on vacation, when I'm really only going to the mall. Well, I guess it's better to be prepared right? I always want to make … Continue reading What’s in the bag??
It's amazing how much technology has advanced in this age, and how helpful it has been in teaching young individuals. I can still remember when I was in elementary school nearly 20 years ago, the most fun I had with technology was my little vtech laptop that was in black and white! Now, kids these … Continue reading The M.O.M. Approved iPad Apps for Toddlers
Sometimes after work I just want to kick back and relax. Too bad, that can never happen. I still need to clean and whip up dinner for my hubby and son. The days when I just had an absolutely tiring day at work calls for a fast and easy meal, but still comforting. That's when … Continue reading Easy Baked Salmon Recipe
Thinking of making your own baby food? It's a lot easier than you think, and it can also save you a lot of money!I started making baby food for Nathaniel when he was about 5 1/2 months old. I love to cook, but I'm not a chef whatsoever. I'm the type of person who likes … Continue reading Baby’s First Foods (Tips & Recipes)
I found this on Pinterest, and thought it would be beneficial to share with breastfeeding or pumping Moms. For more detailed tips, check out my post : http://thememoirsofamommy.blogspot.com/2013/09/tips-for-exclusively-pumping-mommies.htmlENJOY! If you have any questions, please e-mail me!Til Next Time,
Teething... Oh, damn you teething.. It's so sad to watch your little one go through this grueling event. Yes, it's very cute to see their big smiles with that one tooth, up until their 8th tooth. But, it's not so cute when they start biting, and screaming bloody murder from all the pain! So parents, what … Continue reading Teething Terrors
*This post contains sponsored links from AmazonBreastfeeding and pumping are never easy. What used to be the norm for breastfeeding mothers back in day, is not the same today. Many mothers found breastfeeding to be easy , while for some of us it was very difficult. When I was pregnant with my son, I was … Continue reading Memoirs of a Pumping Mommy
Hello to you all! Welcome to The Memoirs of a Mommy!First and foremost, allow me to introduce myself.My name is Danica, and I live in sunny Los Angeles, California. I have a 2 year old boy named Nathaniel. I have created this blog as a hobby and, to reach out and share with new and … Continue reading Welcome!