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Raising my Baby in Chinese

Some of you may not know this but I’m raising my son in Mandarin Chinese. While I have native-like speaking abilities, I’m a heritage learner; I’m… 806 more words


Hello world!

I think it is very appropriate that my first post come a day after my craziest pregnancy breakdown yet.

Okay. Let’s back track. I am 30 weeks pregnant, but I like to round up in hopes that my little guy will hear me and decide to make his mama proud and come a couple weeks early, so in my mind that makes me 8 months pregnant. 405 more words


New wife, New mommy, New life

Good morning, world! Here it is, a blog I never imagined I would start…but hopefully one that will give a little insight, inspire you, give you a laugh or two or just some “ugly/beautiful truths” about being a new wife, a soon to be new mommy and an every day woman. 354 more words

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5 Safe Swaddling Tips

After nine months in the womb, your baby is used to tight spaces. In the the beginning, baby may feel insecure in his new world with nothing to push his arms and legs against. 154 more words


Baby Essentials List

The Essentials:

1. Crib or Pack ‘n’ Play.

  • Extra credit: get both, especially if you have friends/family with littles who will visit. We used our Graco pack ‘n’ play downstairs for dinnertime/playtime for a while, as a safe place to put baby.
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From The Krazy Coupon Lady: 10 Brilliant (and Doable) Ways to Save $1000s on Baby Costs

I agree with everything Joanie and Heather mention in this video, except for the Baby Gear: I think a Boppy (or other nursing pillow) and changing table are indispensable. 212 more words

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Health is more than physical

A is one week old today. Her birth story is short and sweet and will be told on another day. Today, today is about our health as new moms. 251 more words