Going to BJ's Restaurant in Burbank has always been a family favorite! This past weekend, some of gal pals from The LA Mommy Blogger Tribe and myself visited BJ's Restaurant to try their new items from their Enlightened menu! We first ordered a round drinks which is so hard to choose from because they have a … Continue reading Healthy Options at BJ’s Restaurants Now Available!
When you think about the perfect diaper for your baby, what comes in mind? To me, a diaper that is free of harmful chemicals, absorbent, doesn't irritate my baby's skin, and no blow-outs please! I totally hit the jackpot when I came across Bambo Nature Eco-Friendly Diapers! I've used this brand before for Nathan a … Continue reading Bambo Nature Eco-Friendly Diapers
It truly breaks my heart when I think about going back to work in a couple of weeks. The time I have spent the past 12 weeks with my daughter has been soo wonderful and I love the bond we have. In the beginning, we struggled a lot of with breastfeeding, but after a month … Continue reading The Next Breast Thing! Nanobebe Bottle Review
I’m not really the type to get my nails done regularly, nor do I color my hair. I only visit a salon once a year for a haircut! But I do like spoiling myself with high-quality skincare products & taking care of my skin is my version of self-care. This is my nightly beauty routine. … Continue reading Nighttime Skincare Routine
It's true when they say all babies are different. My son and daughter are really opposite! In temperament, sleep routine & even in feeding! Their skin sensitivities are VERY different, too! When Nathan was a baby, he never had a single diaper rash, dry skin, baby acne, or cradle cap. He must have taken that … Continue reading Caring for My Baby’s Skin
Having another baby after 6 years felt like we were starting all over again. I forgot about the sleepless nights, the diaper blow-outs, and nursing what felt like a million times per day. What I didn't forget were the pains associated with breastfeeding. The engorgement, the clogged ducts, the cracked nipples, the latching issues, and … Continue reading The 4th Trimester with Medela
Here's what I think about the Ardo Calypso To Go Electric Breastpump! Use ArdoWBM10 to get 10% off on the Ardo website!
A nursing mom's dilemma: how can I produce more milk without being so engorged? Well at least that's my dilemma. The answer is simple, galactagogues! I'm pretty sure some of you may ask, WHAT ON EARTH IS A GALACTAGOGUE?! A galactagogue is a medication or herb that stimulates an increases in milk supply. Many moms … Continue reading Galactagogues and Essential Oils for Boosting Milk Supply
I had anticipated that it wasn't going to be easy and it sure wasn't. Nathan has been used to being the center of attention and the only child for the longest time. So having to adjust to a new baby and having to wait for mommy and daddy's attention was quite difficult for him. That … Continue reading What I Learned During The First 2 Weeks with 2 Kids
It was just like any other 3rd trimester day.. It was Friday, July 6th, and I had reached my 38th week. Through that whole week I had severe sciatic nerve pain and too much pressure on my pubic bone. There weren't any signs that I would go into labor besides the normal Braxton Hicks contractions … Continue reading My Labor & Delivery Story