He’s Not Sleeping Through The Night, But We Manage With the HALO Bassinest Swivel Sleeper

“Is he sleeping through the night?”  Why is THAT always one of the first questions people ask when they learn you have a baby? I think it’s because sleep brings us all together. Anyone who has ever been a parent knows that, no matter how you parent,  your world revolves around sleep those first few months, and even beyond. Not just getting the baby to sleep, and keeping babyView full post »

I Just Had A Baby And My Period Is Already Back Because Life Is Full Of Surprises

I’m not going to bury the lede here. This post is about how I got my period back when my baby was only 2 months old, and how that sucks. Do with that information what you will now. This post is about periods and it’s only going to get more period-y from here. Okay, if I still have you, YOU GUYS OMG WHAT. I stopped bleeding postpartum right before my 6-week checkup. It wasn’tView full post »

Playgroup Week 8: Parenting Big Families

My guest for this week’s episode of the Baby Rabies Playgroup is Julia Forbes. She’s a former news anchor, most recently in Nashville, she blogs for Otteroo, and between the two of us, we have EIGHT children. Out topic? Today we’re going to talk about what it’s like to be parents in a big families. Let the games begin! As promised… we have a brand new giveaway forView full post »

Some Tips For Visiting Magnolia Market in Waco, TX

We don’t have cable, but we got Sling and a Roku last year so I could lay around and watch HGTV while I was pregnant and miserable. That is a totally factual statement. I began by binge watching this show- Fixer Upper– about a couple who lives not far from us in Waco, TX who fixes up older homes and turns them into magazine-worthy abodes. I fell in love with their style, and what wasView full post »

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