6 Bump Friendly Looks for the Holidays

BIG DISCLAIMER: All these photos were taken December 2019 - yes LAST YEAR! I am not pregnant but still wanted to share these bump friendly looks with you this Christmas! You just finished filling up on turkey and pie and the next day your December calendar fills up with events and parties for the holidays! Last year we had 11 different events to attend including a wedding AND... I was 9 months...

Zoë Rose’s Birth Video

From the time I found out I was pregnant, I KNEW that I wanted to have this birth captured on film. I had a photographer during Riggin's birth and to date those are some of my most cherished photos I will ever own. If you are in Arizona and looking for a birth photographer I highly recommend Darian Clouse Photography. She brought a beautiful calming presence to the room without saying a word and...

Easy DIY Padsicles for Postpartum Mamas

What You Need: Pads - For my first two babies I used the Always brand pads in size 4 or 5. I prefer the maxi style instead of thins because I don't mind the bulk and extra absorption but it is a personal preference. Witch Hazel Aloe Vera - Make sure you get one that contains no alcohol Essential Oils - Lavender, Frankincense, Melaleuca and Helichrysum are all great options! Freezer Storage Bags...

Baby + Toddler Nighttime Routine

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TrustInGentle #ChooseGentle #CollectiveBias *Currently we have a 3 month old and 2.5 year old When we had Ry we learned the importance of having a solid nighttime and bath routine. In the first few months of becoming a Mom, I loved talking with other Moms and learning how they balance the...