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I Have No Idea

When I became a new mother, I was baffled by the amount of questions I received; I expected to be the one with the…

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5 Pieces of New Mom Advice I Actually Used

When you have a new baby every damn person has an opinion, from your mother to that old lady in line at the grocery store. One way to preserve your mental sanity is to discard 95% of this dispensed advice and keep the bits that work for you. Here’s the advice worked for Heather and I think there is some gold here!

Mom-In-Training

When I was pregnant and had a new baby I loved, loved, loved reading birth and new motherhood stories from other people. It made me feel less scared and lonely to know another woman was going through the same stuff. So when I got this funny, reassuring guest post from Melissa I knew some of you would really appreciate it – it’s like free therapy!

Pregnancy Myths, REVEALED! (An Illustrated Guide)

If you are pregnant I can guarantee that people are going to chime in with insights – some are just to make pleasant chit-chat, and some are plain weird and wrong. This guest post from Erin blows open some of the better ones along with some kick ass illustrations.

Pediatrician of 30 Years Shows How He Calms a Crying Baby

I just saw this posted on Facebook and just had share it here so I wouldn’t lose track of it. I love this technique and would love to know if it works on your baby – I’m pretty sure it would work on me, but I have a feeling that would be difficult and/or weird to find out.

Sleep Training 101

Sleep training is one of those things that set people off. Everything from “How can you do that to a poor baby?!” to “If…