Category: Mommy Life

10 Thoughtful Christmas Gifts for an Incredible New Mom

Are you looking for the perfect Christmas gift for a new mom in your life but not so sure what will truly make her feel special? It’s that time of year again where every store is decorated from floor to ceiling with garlands, red shashes, and beautifully lit Christmas trees. Furthermore everywhere you go you are faced with several potential gifts for the whole family. And although there are tons of different gift guides on Pinterest for every single person on your Christmas shopping list, I wanted to put a personal focus on new moms this year. After all, I gave...

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The Step by Step Guide to Cloth Diapering at Night

Are you thinking about trying cloth diapers but you’re nervous about using cloth at bedtime? Or maybe you already cloth diaper your baby during the day but worried about cloth diapers overnight? If either of these scenarios sounds like your situation, do not worry. You have come to the right place. Because I am gonna teach you the ins and outs of successfully cloth diapering your baby overnight without a single leak. Why Should I Use Cloth Diapers at Night Instead of Disposables? There are many times where parents will cloth diaper their baby during the day. And then...

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13 Essential Baby Items for Surviving the First Year!

Ergobaby sent me the new Omni 360 baby carrier to try and give my honest opinion on. DO I REALLY NEED THIS? It happens to all of us at one time or another. You find out that you have a little one on the way and you instantly think of all of the different products that you’ll have to purchase to care for this small human. But then as you are standing in the Baby Department oohing and ahhing at all of the cute little things you would love to have for your baby, reality sets in and it...

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6 DIY Home Improvement Projects Kids Can Help With

Are you in the mood for a home improvement project but don’t know how include the kids? Many parents run into this issue. Either the kids seem bored or some of the activities may be dangerous. Don’t worry, there are many kid-friendly projects the family can do! Fireplace Decorating If you have a fireplace, you are aware that it is the center point of the room it is in. If it’s worn and tattered looking, the centerpiece can be quite an eye-sore. Bring the fireplace back to life by decorating it. You can buy stylish pieces – modern or...

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6 Reasons Why I LOVE Flat Cloth Diapers

Usually, when I first tell people that I am a cloth diapering mom, they instantly picture a flat and diaper pins. And although there are numerous different types of cloth diapers out there, for my family the old fashioned flats are the best.  What is a Flat Cloth Diaper? A flat cloth diaper is a huge chunk of fabric that is a single layer. They come in several different fabrics and are extremely versatile. The only downside that I have found with flats is that they have to be folded into a diaper for your baby. And that is...

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Hi I'm Heather, the Wife, Mommy, & Blogger behind Very Anxious Mommy! This is where you will find all of my helpful tips for Blogging, Green & Frugal Living, and every stage of the Parenting Journey!