Cross’s Mother’s Day Cookie Bouquet

coI love my sweets. My favorite is cookies and cakes. Just in time for Mother’s Day I had received a Mother’s Day Butterfly and Flowers cookie bouquet from Corso’s Cookies. This bouquet can make Mother’s Day extra special with this delicious arrangement of decorated shortbread cookies. These butterfly and flower cookies are the perfect gift for every mother in your life and will be sure to make her smile. Each cookie is individually wrapped to ensure freshness. Each extra large shortbread cookie measures 4-5″ across and weighs nearly a quarter pound a piece. Choose from a 6 cookie arrangement for $49.99 or upgrade to a 9 cookie arrangement for only $10 more and receive 50% more cookies.  Continue reading →

Honest Co Diapers, Wipes and Washes

hcMy sister is having a baby. Our family has very sensitive skin. I have been doing a lot of research on products and companies. I wish I had the time to do this when I was expecting my son. It is very overwhelming becoming a first time parent. You hear about how to feed your baby, what you need for your baby but, you never hear about the potential risks of everyday basics. Basics like cleaners, body washes, soaps, laundry soaps. My sister has asthma and they have found that some of these chemicals could be linked to diseases like asthma, ADHD and even cancer. There is a company who offers chemical free products. The Honest Co.

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Prenatal Practices: Exercising

While being pregnant can be a big pressure on us emotionally, financially, and, of course, physically, we can often feel like not doing anything, least of all exercise! But the fact of the matter is, that while we have heard plenty about eating the right things and making sure we are taking it easy, there are exercises that we can take part in that are low-impact and can help with many of the common pregnancy issues. The benefits of activity during pregnancy can prevent aches and pains, constipation, and even exhaustion, as well as prepare you for the event of childbirth itself. Here are some exercises to think about. Continue reading →

Philips Avent Comfort Single Electric Breast Pump #HolidayGiftGuide #PhilipsAvent #BabyShower

pa2When Zachary was born I had trouble breastfeeding him. The doctor had told me to pump the breast milk and bottle feed him. I have used a few different brands and styles of breast pumps. One of the problems I had was while you are pumping you had to lean forward or the milk would run down the front of you. After after giving birth and having severe back labor pain leaning forward was not ideal for me. Continue reading →

Snuggle Nest Surround Xl #GiftGuide #BabyShower #BabyDelight

sn3As a first time parent you worry about everything. You want to keep your baby safe and healthy. As a new mom you are exhausted. I have heard a lot of bad things about co-sleeping. I didn’t want to start a habit of my child sleeping in bed with me and my husband. Especially with all the dangers. Overtime I would try to put Zac to sleep in the crib or bassinet he would cry. He wanted to be held. I had talked to other parents and they suggested to let him sleep with us. We needed sleep. We were going on days without sleep. We had a hard time functioning. I had listened to the other parents and he slept. I finally was able to get rest. I was always nervous about the dangers of co-sleeping. Continue reading →

Stork OTC Journey #BecomingADad #StorkOtc #ad #Sponsored

13940094_10207169830948195_1321942033_oMy husband and I decided we would try to conceive. It is always a lot of work for us as I have fertility issues. When I decide I want to try to get pregnant I have to not only use Chlomid to get pregnant I have to use other measures as tracking my most fertile days. I have been using The Stork OTC the last few months. To some of you who either missed my last post or are new to my blog welcome. I Have been using The Stork OTC which is a {Cervical cap insemination, a technique healthcare professionals have used as an effective, in-clinic treatment options for decades with success rates between 10-20% is now available to you in the comfort and privacy of your own home.} Continue reading →

Honest Company Diapers Election Print #HonestCompany

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Honest Company has come out with a great new design on their diapers for the coming elections. I have never used Honest Company brand diapers. I am so glad I did. They are hypoallergenic and I have sensitive skin and so does my baby. They are also not made with latex. A plus since I am allergic to latex. They held up overnight. No leaks. A plus in my book. Why spend a lot of money on diapers that leak when you can buy diapers at a reasonable price that are dependable? Continue reading →