You did it, mama! You survived those nine months of
morning sickness, heartburn, sleepless nights tossing and turning and the
endless bathroom breaks. You bravely brought your precious baby into this world
and made it home from the hospital. But now what?
few weeks home are always a challenge for moms new and old. Trying to figure
out breastfeeding together is always a complicated dance. The sore nipples and
the frustration that comes when you feel like you just can’t do it anymore.
Those first baths as you are so delicate with your baby and the joy it brings
to cuddle your fresh bathed babe. Then to top it all off, you are trying to heal from the trauma that comes to your body after birth.
to four now my first weeks home were no different from my previous births. They
were hard my friends. However, this time I
had a few items that made it a little easier. Keep reading until the end because you are going to have a
chance to win or receive store credit for ALL of these awesome products! The
best part, these products all come from small shops in British Columbia!
always lacked in the way of taking care of myself after having a baby. There
were things I just didn’t know that were available the first few times around
and the other times I just didn’t find the time to purchase anything.
Amanda from Bebe De Luxe sent me the best little care package full of goodies
for not only myself but for my kiddos as well.
sitz bath tea is made up of 100% natural ingredients that soothes and helps heal your tender area where baby just came out. You can also add it to that
glorious peri bottle!
the water. It was honestly the best feeling after birth!
until we had our second baby that I started to look more into the ingredients
of the baby products that we purchased. We were a Johnsons & Johnsons
lavender bath type parents until I noticed all the harsh chemicals that are
actually in these bath products.
fourth, I am VERY aware of what goes on
our skin gets absorbed that is why this time around we wanted products that
were 100% natural and use very few ingredients.
two products that we have in our house for bath time now. One is the Coconut& Oat Milk Bath from Bebe De Luxe which we use not only for baby’s bath
time but also for the rest of the kids. This milk bath is perfect for those with
sensitive skin, and there is no rinsing
required. It can also be used instead of soap.
two that we use. Sleepy Time foaming baby wash from K’Pure Naturals is perfect
for those night time baths for baby. Made with all organic ingredients, it will help your little babe fall gently
to sleep after bath time with its fresh and relaxing lavender scent. Pair that
with the Settle Down Spray and bedtime couldn’t
get any easier! Mama, even spray a little on your own body or pillow for a
greats night sleep! Well, for those two or three hours you have until the next feeding.
back I was sent the cutest bath towel from One Berrie. This towel makes bath
time much easier! Made of organic bamboo terry
and 100% cotton I wish it came in adult sizes as its incredibly soft and absorbent!
after bath time! Keeping you nice and dry.
can be tricky even after multiple children. I remember with my first child just
how difficult it was! I thought it was going to be so easy and when it wasn’t, I was crushed.
My nipples were cracked, bruised and in pain all the time.
won’t make breastfeeding magically easy,
but it does help to soothe those sore nipples! Made with 100% certified organic
ingredients that include vitamin E and shea butter. You can also use it as a bum
balm for those rashes and those dry patches that pop up.
are a must have, and most know that this
is a must have item but did you know that you can have re-useable ones now?
Investing in some good quality nursing pads will not only save you money, but it also helps with the impact of
garbage on earth! Win Win!
are made up of cotton and PUL which makes them waterproof. She also carries
solid print ones made of organic cotton and bamboo fleece which are super
I just have to pop them into the wash and they are ready to go again. No extra
a high-quality baby wrap. You NEED to get
one from Beluga Baby. All her wraps are
made of bamboo and are super soft!
been able to use mine as of yet because healing has been extremely slow this
time around and lifting or carrying has
been a no, no these past few weeks. I don’t have to look far to know how awesome
this wrap has been for multiple friends of mine!
wait to use mine, and as healing is almost done for me I see a walk in the
sunshine this coming week with baby snug in the wrap!
that this will be a life saver during the day when mom life needs to be kicked
into high gear at home with homeschooling, meal making,
and everyday mom life.
endless positives to having baby close to you in the early stages of life like bonding, baby feeling safe and secure, and
it can help with PPD. The Beluga Baby wrap can give you all these