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8 Latino-Inspired Halloween Costumes

The best part about Halloween is coming up with creative costumes (okay, maybe it’s all the free candy, but the costumes are really fun). I’m the kind of person who starts brainstorming ideas for next year’s Halloween costume on November 1st.

Last year, we all dressed up as The Fresh Beat Band (Liam’s favorite!) and this year, we will be superheroes (Liam is obsessed with Spiderman and insists we all dress up as his favorite heroes). But I started thinking about some Latino-inspired costumes that would be really fun.

Here are a few ideas that might pique your interest:

11+ Things on My Hospital Packing List... Including Stuff for Baby!

There are a lot of different lists out there of the items new moms should bring to the hospital. Some lists are short, some are long. I have found that my friends who have never had a child and are about to give birth feel completely overwhelmed at the thought of packing for the hospital, so I thought I’d write up my list of what I took. Here it is:

10 Ways I've Boosted My Milk Supply

As a nursing mama, I know just how important it is to maintain a good supply of breastmilk for your baby. Whether you are exclusively nursing, pumping and nursing, or exclusively pumping, your milk supply can fluctuate. I’ve learned the hard way which foods to avoid, and I’ve been successful at boosting my supply when I was running low.
Here are 10 ways I was able to boost my milk supply…

The Surprising Trick That Soothes My Baby

When it comes to babies, there are some tried-and-true methods of soothing that most parents swear by. Once you know they are fed and have a clean diaper, you can offer them a pacifier, sway with them, swaddle them…but what if none of those things are working and you still have a crying baby?

The Surprising Trick That Soothes My Baby

How I Lost Weight After Baby

Fellow Mommies! I know the topic of losing weight after giving birth is a sensitive one. After all, I’ve had two babies in the past three years. And there were definitely times where I wished I could just snap my fingers and be back to my weight before having kiddos.

But I’ve learned a lot along the way after having both boys, and so want to share some of my tips with y’all! Check them out:

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