Jack Fox’s Birth Story

It’s interesting how excited and nervous you are at the same time when you’re pregnant. Being pregnant with baby #2, I felt more empowered to be in labor and deliver another kiddo. Chloe was a long, tough delivery and I powered through- especially with the amazing staff at Sisters Hospital. So I was absolutely ready…

The Guide to Baby/Kid & Me Classes in WNY

While I was on maternity leave, I stopped by some Baby & Me classes. I was on the hunt specifically for taking Jack Fox since it got me out and moving a little bit and him to be exposed to all the movin’ and groovin’ his parents do. I was quite surprised how little classes…

How To Spend Your Day at Tattered Tulip

You may have heard on my Instagram stories that I am so old that I remember when Tattered Tulip opened in Lockport in the 90s (well, Wrights Corners if ya wanna get technical!). My Mom loved going there and I still can remember certain things she bought for our house. Back then of course it…

Hey, Baby! Chloe’s Birth Story at Sisters Hospital

I was beyond nervous to have my first baby. Yes, I know that is a common feeling among parents but I could have sworn my anxiousness was higher than average. Was I going to be a good Mommy? Was I going to miss my independent, selfish time? How much was this going to hurt physically?…

The Pregnancy Diary: The Last Two Months

Here I am. In the homestretch. 6 weeks left. I remember with Chloe in 2017 that my last 6 weeks were pretty hellish. And this time around, it doesn’t seem to be any different.   The Swelling Has Begun I was doing so well this pregnancy! I gained less weight than my first round, I…