Motherhood

Etiquette After Birth...
March 04, 2020

Etiquette After Birth...

Bringing home a new baby is exciting and scary. You spent months prepping yourself, siblings, and your home for this new miracle to enter in hopes that there are no hiccups and everything is just so in its place for any possible situation. Diaper changing in the kitchen while you are also trying to prepare dinner for the other hungry little ones in the house? No problem, nearest diaper changing station is in the living room stocked with all the diapering needs. What you didn’t think about in advance was how are you and your husband going to get all the meals prepared, laundry folded, older siblings to soccer and dishes done while you are spending all your time swaddling, loving, and nursing your new little bundle? This is the post you want to share with your family and friends so that they first, respect your first few weeks at home, and two, understand how and when you want their help.

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Those First Few Days...
February 28, 2020

Those First Few Days...

As you enter the last few months of pregnancy, “nesting” begins, and the to-do-lists pile up.  Preparing for the delivery, a hospital stay, and baby’s arrival can be daunting, but we are here to help simplify this task.  The team at Brother & Sissy Children’s has covered it all from what to pack for you and baby, what to expect in the hospital, how to manage visitors, and ideas for nurse appreciation gifts.

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How to Make Mom Friends...
February 21, 2020

How to Make Mom Friends...

Just like we hope our children will connect with peers on the playground, we, as mothers, need mom friends, too! Becoming a mother for the first time is scary and new; there are so many questions to ask and so many ways to do the same thing...

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