Rain In San Diego?! A List Of Family Friendly Rain Proof Activities

Rain In San Diego?! A List Of Family Friendly Rain Proof Activities

Why is it that anytime someone from a cold or rainy area comes to San Diego, it’s cold and rainy here. In a typically sunny city, finding something to do in cold weather can be hard. I’m writing this because my old roommate from San Francisco reached out to me today, and asked what can … Read More

Layla Is 3 Months And Ready To Flamingle!

Layla Is 3 Months And Ready To Flamingle!

Layla is 3 months! 12 weeks and 6 days to be exact, but who’s counting. I feel like she is growing so fast! Yet, it feels like it has been much longer. I know I say this every month. But seriously, how has it only been 3 months?! Last month Layla found her hands. Those … Read More

Got Milk? If Not, Make These Overnight Lactation Oats

Got Milk? If Not, Make These Overnight Lactation Oats

I remember coming home with Layla, and having somewhat of a difficult time breastfeeding. The lactation specialists that I saw in the hospital had given me conflicting advice. It was a lot to take in. My sister came over and said, “fold your boob like a taco, and shove it in the baby’s mouth”. This, … Read More

How Exercising with the Family Can Reduce the Stress of Parenthood: Written by NeoMommy_RJ

How Exercising with the Family Can Reduce the Stress of Parenthood: Written by NeoMommy_RJ

https://cdn.pixabay.com/photo/2017/09/12/16/00/family-2742737_960_720.jpg Parenting can be stressful on so many levels, but fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to reduce this stress, one of them being exercise. In fact, why not go ahead and make it a family affair by exercising with your spouse and kids, as doing so will elevate the experience. Yes, … Read More

Grilled Veggie Chicken Teriyaki Bowl

Grilled Veggie Chicken Teriyaki Bowl

Did you know I have a passion for cooking? Probably not because all I have been posting is baby, baby, baby! Lately we have been in a recipe rut. Pre-baby, my husband and I fought over who was going to cook dinner, (sometimes I wanted to cook, merely so I wouldn’t have to clean. Sssshhh!), … Read More

It Feels Much Longer, But The Calendar Says Layla Is Two Months Old!

It Feels Much Longer, But The Calendar Says Layla Is Two Months Old!

Layla is 2 months! Everyone says they grow up fast, and now I see why. She has changed so much already. Her hair is lighter, her eyes bigger, and she has learned how to smile! Which, I must say is the best thing ever. She has also learned that she has hands, and that they … Read More

Layla’s 1st Valentine’s Day

Layla’s 1st Valentine’s Day

My husband asked Layla to be his Valentine. I’m pretty sure I heard a yes, or some sort of squirrel noise, come out of her. To commemorate this event, I asked my husband to do a quick photo shoot with Layla this morning. He said no. Why would he say no? Well last night my … Read More

Was I Just Weight Shamed By My Doctor?

Was I Just Weight Shamed By My Doctor?

Hello! I did not mean to abandon my blog, but taking care of a baby, (especially when solely breastfeeding), is crazy time consuming and exhausting! Layla is 6 weeks now, and is smiling, (she’s giving her best blue steel in the above photo), and loves to play! Which means she needs me, to not just … Read More

Happy 1 Month Layla! We survived 30 days….

Happy 1 Month Layla! We survived 30 days….

That’s right, it’s been a month since I gave birth to this little human. It’s also been a month since I showered without hearing a baby cry as soon as I get out. It’s been a month since I ate a meal in peace, instead of shoveling it in my mouth in an effort to … Read More

New Mom Essentials

New Mom Essentials

You’ve given birth. You have been preparing for baby’s arrival for what seems like forever. You are overly prepared! But are you? I was ready for baby, but I didn’t think about myself. The things that I would need for my transition from pregnant, to mommy. So here is a list of items that I … Read More

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