• baby,  mom life,  motherhood,  newborn

    10 Things I Learned in My First Year as a Mom | WHAT I WISH I KNEW BEFORE HAVING A BABY

    Hi to all moms or future-moms out there! I thought today I would share with you a few things that I learned in my first year as a mom and just some bits that I wish I knew before having a baby. When I was pregnant I used to read a lot about being a mom, how to take care of a baby; I would watch youtube videos trying to picture my life with a baby. And yet – as prepared as I thought I was – I learned the most of it AFTER becoming a mom. Because no book can prepare you for the whirlwind that is motherhood. It…

  • newborn,  photography

    5 TIPS FOR AN AT-HOME NEWBORN PHOTOSHOOT

    Today I’ve got 5 tips for an at-home newborn photoshoot. Having a newborn baby is quite chaotic and you can barely remember that last time you ate without rushing or the last time you managed to sleep 2-3 hours in a row. It’s a crazy period and all the hormones don’t make it any easier. You may not feel like taking pictures of yourself or getting ready at all during that time, but I’m honestly really glad that we took the time to make this little photoshoot happen with our newborn baby. I really didn’t feel like going out of the house much (especially when dealing with breastfeeding issues, c-section…

  • baby,  motherhood,  newborn,  nursery

    Baby Shopping List | Getting Ready for a Newborn

    Hey, everyone! I decided to make a comeback with some new baby and mommy lifestyle related posts and I really hope you enjoy them. I’ve missed blogging so much and I finally feel like I’m in a good place to get back into it. I wrote this list before having my baby, but didn’t get around to post it then, so I thought I would share it now with you. As a first time mom, I felt so overwhelmed when I first started looking at all the things you needed for a newborn and all the options that are on the market nowadays. I started reading tons of reviews on…