The bittersweet time of all the last “firsts” as a parent with growing babies… + first birthday letter to my son
This Diaper Cream is NOT ONLY just for when baby already has a rash, but to PREVENT it from ever happening! Mustela has added avocado perseose to the beloved Zinc Oxide for a groundbreaking new cream, a must for first-time moms and veteran mama bears a-like.
My instincts were to “bear down”, almost as if I intuitively knew something wasn’t right…
When years of childhood leg pain went unanswered, genetic testing finally shed some light on this chronic health diagnosis.
Everyone loves a good birth story, for there is nothing more raw & primal than the journey to motherhood.
When I was preparing for my first birthing experience (over two years ago now), I packed way too much and brought too many unnecessary items in my hospital bag. . . now as I near my second child, I have comprised my ultimate (minimalist) list.
I have some updates for ya’ll!
If you follow Balanced Life Aloha on social media, then I’m sure by now you have heard the joyous news, our little boy cub news, that is!
Every expecting mother plans out their perfect labor + delivery, but for many, the occasion doesn’t unfold as intended. . .
So with this emblematic trip of mine underway today, I wanted to share a bit about my travels, routine, and carry-on essentials.
Yes, that “1 in 5 pregnancy/miscarriage” statistic that I shared in my Pregnancy Announcing article, was now our family’s reality.