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    What You Need to Know About Probiotics for Babies

    I’m sure you know how important probiotics are for everyone, but did you know that they’re also important for babies? I’ve been learning how critical baby gut health is from birth through the first 6 months especially for proper immune and metabolic development. I honestly wasn’t super aware of baby probiotics until recently when I began researching formula and how different types can affect gas, fussiness and trouble sleeping. (We have been supplementing my low supply – we are now on our third kind trying to find one that agrees with Bennett’s tummy!) I wanted to put this post together to share some of the interesting things I’ve learned about using a baby probiotic as well as my experience with Evivo.

    If you are interested in trying Evivo for your little one, they are offering a few discounts!

    $10 Coupon Code: BLOG5FW7P  | $20 Coupon Code: BLOG9GWZ6


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    How To Wear a NEON Lip Color for Summer

    It’s hard to pick up a fashion magazine or look at your favorite blogs without seeing this summer’s big NEON color obsession. There’s no denying that neon is back, but if you’re like me, you’re probably apprehensive about how to wear it. I tend to lean into rosy hues that compliment my complexion, so while I’m likely not going to rock a full neon ensemble, there are ways to tie in those electric tones. One easy way to wear a neon lip color this summer is with a quick lipstick swap! On my recent visit to Mary Kay headquarters, we got a sneak peek of their new Limited-Edition* Mary Kay® Matte Lipstick in Paparazzi Pink. Embracing a statement lip can be daunting, so I’m sharing how to incorporate it into a normal makeup routine with confidence in today’s full post!


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    How to Wear a Neon Statement Lip for Summer | Mary Kay Pink Paparazzi Matte Lipstick

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    How I’m Getting My Pre-Baby Body Back! | Post-Baby Health + Wellness Tips

    For nine months, you get used to seeing your little bump grow right before your eyes… until suddenly the baby is out and that bump STILL remains. There was nothing that prepared me for how I’d feel looking at myself in the mirror the first two weeks postpartum. (And even still today two months out.) Hopeless, helpless and inside a stranger’s body looking back at me. You might remember from my 4th trimester blog post, that I wore a belly band to help jumpstart things. But even that isn’t enough to fully get back into normal jeans again. After my six week checkup and the okay to exercise again, I’ve been trying to remind myself of three post-baby health tips that I’m outlining in today’s post.


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    Post-Baby Health and Fitness Tips


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    The Importance of Regular Date Nights After Baby

    Although I’d heard this so many times, I’m finally realizing first-hand that maintaining a marriage post-baby requires a lot of time and energy – the two things I can’t get enough of right now. Between the late-night feedings and constant diaper duty, finding quality time with Jordan feels like an impossible stretch. It’s been a little bit over a month, but I’m already learning so much about relationships (and patience!) after a baby. The first time we left Bennett at home to go eat dinner, I teared up no less than seven times. But now, I totally understand why the two of us getting out of the house is so important. Dishing some of my thoughts on why having regular date nights are so essential to prioritize each week.

    PS. Soma is offering up to 40% off your order including the dress in today’s post!

    Sale details: 40% off $200+ | 30% off $150+ | 15% off any purchase

    Offer ends tonight! (4/30/19)


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    The Importance of Regular Date Nights After Baby


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    10 Things I’ve Learned in the 4th Trimester

    As a first-time mom, I learned that a lot of people tell you how to prepare for pregnancy. BUT no one really talks about what happens after the baby comes. So I wanted to dedicate a post with all the things that I’ve learned thus far into the 4th trimester. (We are officially over a month in now!) I feel like I’m literally learning something new every day at this point, but these are the biggest lessons that I’ve taken away from life post-pregnancy.

    See these maternity posts for more:

    Hospital Tips and Birth Story

    Hospital Bag Packing List

    Third Trimester Advice for New Moms

    Hormonal Breakouts During Pregnancy

    Pregnancy Body Changes and Confidence

    5 Pregnancy Health Tips

    Pregnancy Myths and Truths

    My Entire Amazon Baby Registry


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    What I've Learned in the 4th Trimester


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