I have posted in a while because I have started working a little bit more in the past few fews. I am starting to feel the effects of being pregnant. I am tired all the time, almost to the point of exhaustion. I'm slowly buying things for the new baby and I haven't decided on … Continue reading Small life update
This is how I feel. Baby wearing is about being close with your baby, not how much your carrier or wrap costs.
I recently met a beautiful woman carrying her adorable, chubby cheeked baby in a fun, brightly colored ring sling. He was happy as a clam snuggled up close to his mama, and she was comfortable and happy. I complimented her on her carrier and she mentioned that she flips the tail around so no one can see the ring sling label. When I asked her why she explained that she was around some other baby wearers and they had a lively discussion about how they also “started” with a ring sling just like hers, but then “they moved on” to wrap conversion ring slings. Since then she has been a little embarrassed of her ring sling, especially in the company of what she called “real” baby wearers.
As you can imagine, this conversation struck a chord with me. In fact, it is one of the reasons I started this blog…
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I became a mom for the first time 3 years ago. I gave birth to a precious little boy. I was completely overjoyed. His birth did not go as planned and I ended up having a c-section do to a doctor who should be sued for malpractice since he later caused a woman to have … Continue reading Becoming a mother: my experience
I have been using cloth diapers for about two months now and I love it. I do not discriminate when it comes to the brands that I use. I buy mostly from ebay, so that I can get the most bang for my buck. I started off with mainly pockets but now I have added … Continue reading Cloth diapering: 2 months in
I made this homemade diaper cream to use on my babies bottoms. It is a mixture of pure, unrefined coconut oil and Pure cornstarch. I used my old Burts bees multipurpose ointment jar to store it. I did not use any exact measurements. I poured in about 4 tablespoons of cornstarch and then I added … Continue reading DIY: Cloth diaper safe diaper cream
I have been very busy putting together my business. I am almost finished and will be launching very soon. I am quite pleased. I have been looking to do something with my sewing skills for quite some time now. Finding your passion is truly something amazing. Being a work at home mom is something that … Continue reading LIFE UPDATE: Starting my own Ring sling line