Chiara is 10 Months Old

Good morning and happy Sunday! =) My beautiful Chichiburra is already 10 months old <3 She loves playing social games. especially peek a boo and i’m going to get you; she loves sharing; she loves snuggling; and she LOVES playing with Paul Bear. She has five teeth (three on top and two on bottom) and…

Why Postpartum Women should See a Pelvic Floor Physical Therapist: Part 1

Pregnancy is, in my opinion, the most beautiful experience ever. Mothers get to feel and watch their bodies change as they nourish and make room for their growing baby angel(s). A mother’s physical and mental postpartum journey is just as beautiful. While many mother’s experience complications with milk production (fed is best!), either due to…

Enough is Enough: It is Time to Demand Paid Parental Leave

Did you know that the United States is the only developed country that has not mandated paid parental leave? In a country where there is a huge disparity between families of lower and higher socioeconomic status; this leaves millions of families with no option but to return to work soon after delivering their newborn. This lack of…

Paulie said, “That Tree!”

Happy Monday! Let me tell you a story using the words of Paul Bear. “I found the perfect tree. Yeah. And I said, “Mama, this tree. This is the most perfect tree. A perfect tree for our perfect home.” Then, mama said, “Let’s look at some more trees.” And I yelled, “THIS TREE!” Yeah. I…

Happy 6 Months Beautiful Chiara!

Good evening and happy Sunday! I can not believe how quickly time is flying; my baby girl is already a half year old! This month was an amazing month for Chi Chi Berra (pronounced Kee Kee), and she is very busy exploring her world these days. She absolutely loves grabbing everyones faces and bodies; every…

Happy 5 Months my Darling Chiara!

Good evening and happy Wednesday! Baby angel is 5 month old, and my sweetie is on the move! She is determined to stand up; sit by herself; reach for any and every object and put them in her mouth; and shimmy to appealing toys and people while on her belly =) Baby girl is so…

Happy 4 1/2 Months Chiara!

Good morning and happy Saturday! Months 3 and 4 have been incredible months for my little darling ChiChiBerra =) She found her feet and likes to look at them and munch on them. She rolls over from her back to her tummy and lifts her head up using her entire arms rather than just her…

Baby angel is 3 Months Old

Good afternoon and happpppyyyyy Monday! It is hard to believe that my ChiChi Burra is officially 3 months old; and oh my goodness–what a dream baby she has been! She is just the happiest little bean. Developmentally, she is smiling, laughing, ticklish, desiring to be held all the time, trying to sit up and crunch…

The First Three Months with a Toddler and Newborn

The transition to becoming a mother of two was a wonderful, chaotic, and emotional one. The first six weeks were a huge adjustment for all of us–especially for Paul. Paul has ADORED Chiara since the very first time he met her. He loves to hold her hand while they are nursing together; he loves to…