The Ups and Downs of Exclusively Pumping

July 6, 2020
Things are going well, even on the days where I’m a tired, milk-soaked mess, asking Delilah how she feels about formula.

Hitting the Gym

June 22, 2020
As parents, it can be so hard just to keep up with everything going on at home and often our health gets put on the back burner.

The Parent Voice for Father's Day

June 15, 2020
The important role of fathers in our lives, from baby to adult, is something we all know and understand.

The ASQ and Delilah's New Lovey

June 8, 2020
After Delilah’s two-month well-baby check-up, the Pollywog staff asked if an ASQ screening was done during the visit.

Well Baby Visits and First Vaccinations

May 26, 2020
There is no 100% right way to do things when it comes to having a baby, and there’s no such thing as being 100% prepared.

Preparing Meals After Baby

May 11, 2020
The first few days after bringing Delilah home from the hospital, I ate A LOT of cereal.

My Top 10 New Parent Lifesavers

April 27, 2020
A list for new (or soon-to-be) parents - just a few of my favorite things!

My Birth Story, Part 2: The Golden Hour and The Days That Followed

April 13, 2020
The moment I first saw Delilah and they placed her on my chest was a moment I’ll never forget but the rest of that hour that is a blur in my memory.

My Birth Story, Part 1: The Decision to Induce

March 30, 2020
Baby Delilah is here - My Birth Story, Part 1, plus some of the things I thought about childbirth that I found out were wrong!

Prenatal Classes

March 3, 2020
Like many first-time parents, I had the overwhelming obsession to do everything right when it came to my pregnancy – take the best vitamins, read all the books, and most importantly, take all the classes available.