Pregnancy Tips for the Normal Mom-To-Be

Pregnancy Tips for the Normal Mom-To-Be

Pregnancy and anxiety seem to go hand and hand. As soon as you get that positive test, it's instant worry (coupled with a lot of joy and probably some nausea). So you start doing what all the new moms do: researching, Googling, buying parenting books. First you see books like "What to Expect When You're [...]

On Cloth Diapering: It’s Not as Gross as It Seems!

On Cloth Diapering: It’s Not as Gross as It Seems!

So during the initial rush and panic of the past few weeks (which I wrote about here), I talked about a few lifestyle shifts we've made, like making the switch from disposable to reusable with a lot of items around our home. We had already replaced our paper towels and napkins and a few other [...]

On Creating a Minimalist Maternity Capsule Wardrobe

On Creating a Minimalist Maternity Capsule Wardrobe

I have always been a huge fan of capsule wardrobes. There is something so genuine and effortless about wearing pieces you love and feel comfortable in, and nothing less. After I got married and graduated college and landed a real job, I started to shy away from the minimalist capsule wardrobe theory that I loved [...]

On Shopping Childrens’ Consignment Sales

On Shopping Childrens’ Consignment Sales

With our first baby due about five months into our hardcore journey to financial freedom (and just being born to generally frugal parents), we've tried to be really intentional about buying things wisely for this baby and not just stocking up on frilly items and Pinterest must-haves. One of the best ways we've been able [...]