The Sleep Struggle is Real: How I became the bedtime boss in one week

The Sleep Struggle is Real: How I became the bedtime boss in one week

Once I was comfortable with his weight gain and nutritional needs, I stopped our scheduled late night feedings and let him sleep through the night. I felt like the luckiest mom in the world. I often felt guilty when other new moms would complain about their baby's sleep habits--and then, it happened...my perfect sleeper turned into a tiny terror.

But First, Coffee: The coffee every mom needs to know about

But First, Coffee: The coffee every mom needs to know about

It's amazing how many of us love to talk about coffee, especially moms. The phrase 'But first, coffee' is featured on t-shirts, signs and social media posts everywhere. I recently made it my mission to find a coffee that could help me reach my fitness goals and satisfy my taste buds.

A Different Kind of Love: How becoming parents changed us

A Different Kind of Love: How becoming parents changed us

You've heard the phrases a thousand times before--"She changed" or "He changed." These phrases are known for being used to explain why a relationship ended--whether it be a friendship, dating relationship or marriage. Why are we so quick to give up on each other just because we change? Do we really expect a person to stay the same forever?

Dear Mom, It’s OK to be Selfish Sometimes

Dear Mom, It’s OK to be Selfish Sometimes

you can never truly be prepared to be a new mom. You can't predict the type of delivery you will have, whether or not you will be able to breastfeed, or know if your baby will sleep through the night. Then, throw in factors like you work full-time and your husband's unpredictable travel schedule...It can all be a bit overwhelming.