Author Archives: newmom78

About newmom78

I am a mother to 2 beautiful girls with a degree in Occupational Therapy. After suffering a miscarriage of my second child at 5.5 months pregnant, I have decided to change and simplify my life. This blog is about the chronicles of my daily life with my daughters as well as the laughter and frustration that goes along with trying to be "super mom" and play numerous roles; wife, mother, daughter, employee, friend, and student.

Yes, I have a low tone baby and no, she does not eat!

I haven’t blogged for a while.. or perhaps it has been months. Squeakers is now almost 15 months old and I am not going to lie, it has been a struggle. So many ups and downs and anxiety filled days … Continue reading

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My Favourite Natural Products for Baby and Mom

Since having Cubby almost 6 years ago, I have learned a lot about the products that we use every day and what is actually in them. Although I used more natural products on Cubby when she was born, I have … Continue reading

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Fed is Best

There has been a longstanding debate about breastfeeding versus formula feeding. While we cannot dispute the benefits of breastfeeding for the baby, not everyone can or wants to breastfeed. Breast milk is the perfect mix of carbohydrates, proteins, minerals and … Continue reading

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I Found the Right Diaper Bag and it was Free!

One of the biggest decisions when having a baby or having more babies is choosing a diaper bag. My husband didn’t understand this decision. He was like: “just pick a bag already, it’s just a bag”. To me, it wasn’t … Continue reading

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IKEA Hacks For Moms

Are you pregnant or near the end of your pregnancy? Do you have a newborn baby at home? Do you feel overwhelmed by the amount of baby items out there? Why is it that a baby who weighs less than … Continue reading

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Have you hugged a new mom today?

Happy belated new year! I have been having trouble with my blog so I was not able to post since last year. I had written this post back in December and tried many times to post it; however, it did … Continue reading

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The Juggling Act

It has been 3 months since baby Squeakers arrived. While I couldn’t be happier or feel more blessed, it has been quite a juggling act. I am lucky that Cubby is 5 years old and is more independent; however she … Continue reading

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