Baby

Living on Baby Time

After I had my first baby I was truly baffled at how I could go the entire day working my butt off taking care…


The New Baby Milestones

The amount of development and change a baby goes through in a year IS mind-blowing. We need to know that our babies are heading…


The Other F Word

I don’t know how it is where you are, but around here “breast is best” is tattooed on our bosoms. And it’s true that…


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5 Little Words

My pregnancy was far from picture perfect. I’ve written before about the struggle to conceive and touched briefly on the laundry list of pregnancy-related…


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It’s a What???

  When I found out I was pregnant with my first baby, I ran straight to the mall. I ended up buying a 0-3…


Baby Sun Safety

When the folks at Blue Lizard asked me if I wanted to partner with them I said, ‘hell yeah!” Not only do I love…


Mom-In-Training

  “My name is Melissa and I just had a baby.” The first step in any recovery is admission, right? They say that becoming…


Motherhood is a Verb

  If I’ve learned anything about motherhood so far, it’s this: Motherhood is like a clay sculpture. The big moments and milestones may define…