Connor 12 month Update

We made it! Connor is officially a one year old aka a toddler. WHAT!? Where did the time go. The first year of Tommy’s life was LONG and Connor’s felt the complete opposite. I like doing these updates as a sort of baby book so whether you like them or or not, I like having […]

Connor Update: Life with a 9 month old and 3 year old

He might almost be 10 months but I wanted to share what life is like with a 9 month old and a 3 year old brother. Unlike Tommy, Connor is pretty average when it comes to height and weight. He’s in the 55% percentile for height and about 75% for weight at 21 lbs! Tommy […]

Starting Solids with Baby at 4 months – Connor Update

My current parenting goal with Connor is to have a healthy, well fed baby who sleeps. I can’t believe he’s already 4 months old! While we waited to start Tommy on solids until 6 months, new research published this summer suggests that babies who start at 3 months sleep sounder and longer than exclusively breastfed […]

Another Connor Sleep Update – Sleep Training EBF Baby Update #3

This is not a baby sleep site but I keep getting questions on Instagram about Connor’s sleep as we are just about to hit 5 months. I first shared our plan in my first baby sleep training post. I wrote that over a month ago! Then I shared another update on our sleep training just before […]

Update on Sleep Training

A lot of you were interested in the Connor sleep training so I thought I would do a quick update. So after 4 days of progress I wrote this blog post detailing our method. Then for some reason, everything we were doing stopped working and Connor was up every hour it seemed! It was so […]

Connor, Two Month Newborn Update

I’m sharing a two month update for Connor partially for myself and for others who might have a baby younger and wondering, what’s next? Maybe you have a baby the same age and curious if you’re getting more sleep than I am! While every child is different and there is no normal, I love being able […]

How much weight I have to lose isn’t weighing me down

It’s funny how things change in ways you never expected. I fully expected to be overwhelmed with two children but I’m shocked to feel rather stress free. Everything is a phase, I know that now. While both kids may be crying at times, Connor won’t remember and Tommy likely won’t either. One way I usually […]

VIDEO : Labor & Delivery Vlog, Connor’s Birth Story

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I regretted that I didn’t document my labor and delivery with Tommy so this time around, I didn’t care how unpretty I felt, I shot video using my phone when I could. Here is my labor and delivery vlog… don’t worry, this isn’t a TMI post so if you don’t want to see a baby coming out, […]

10 Things I Did Not Expect To Happen With Baby #2

I had a lot of anxiety before giving birth to Connor. I expected a rough recovery, painful nursing sessions and the baby blues. I however did not expect these 10 things to happen… #1. A long labor. Every one told me the second child comes FAST. People warned me about staying on Cape Cod until […]

Postpartum Update: Nursing, Hormones, Tommy, & more

It’s been over a week since we became a family of four. I loved writing my birth story so I can remember it when Connor is older. I wanted to share a little today in regards to my own postpartum recovery, how Tommy is doing as a big brother and how we’re adjusting. Postpartum Life […]