Why Does My Baby Keep Unlatching? 21 Potential Reasons

My firstborn left me asking the question, “Why does my baby keep unlatching?” It took months and lots of weight checks to determine why. Spoiler alert: he wasn’t latching on properly. It was an incredibly stressful time because my son kept losing weight, regardless of how much I nursed. New moms are exhausted; adding a… Continue reading Why Does My Baby Keep Unlatching? 21 Potential Reasons

Help! My Baby Ignores Me When I Call His Name – What it Means

Picking out a name for your new baby is an exciting process, but when should they acknowledge they know their name? “My baby ignores me when I call his name” is a common question parents ask. According to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, babies should respond to their names between 7 and 9 months. A baby… Continue reading Help! My Baby Ignores Me When I Call His Name – What it Means

3 Example Schedules for a Toddler (for Stay at Home Moms)

Creating a toddler schedule provides routine and structure for both mom and child. It’s always good to remember that flexibility is vital since your toddler’s moods and needs can vary daily. When I had my first son, it took some time, but we eventually fell into a rhythm that helped us both know what to… Continue reading 3 Example Schedules for a Toddler (for Stay at Home Moms)

9 Preschool Alternatives: Creative Ways to Teach Your Kids

If you have a young child, you’ve probably considered whether you’ll send your child to preschool. The reality is preschool isn’t mandatory, so it makes sense to consider your options. I appreciate parents who understand that a specific method isn’t ideal for their family. As parents, we know what’s best for our kids, and it’s… Continue reading 9 Preschool Alternatives: Creative Ways to Teach Your Kids

150 Perfect Middle Names for Oakley (The Ultimate List)

If you’re excited about naming your new arrival Oakley and are now on the hunt for the perfect middle name, you’re in the right place. As a parent, I remember the joy and significance of choosing just the right names for my kids. Picking a middle name is just as important as the first, and… Continue reading 150 Perfect Middle Names for Oakley (The Ultimate List)

144 Best Middle Names for Ezra (The Ultimate List)

Isn’t picking a middle name for our little ones just like hunting for that perfect piece of jewelry that somehow completes the look? I totally get that vibe when I think about the name “Ezra.” It’s got that special blend of charm and a rich backstory, doesn’t it?   Meaning of the Name Ezra Ezra,… Continue reading 144 Best Middle Names for Ezra (The Ultimate List)