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  • 4 Tips for Helping Baby Get to Sleep…and a Product Must Have for Exhausted Moms (and Dads)

    There’s a reason so much of the first year in the life of an infant is a blur for moms and dads—the hard truth is, you likely spent much of it sleep deprived.

    Oh, but it’s worth it, isn’t it? Snuggling their deliciously squishy bodies, watching them grow and develop into incredibly unique humans with their own personalities…it really is dreamy.

    And, it can certainly feel like a dream if you’re still struggling with bedtime.

  • 5 Time Management Tips for Busy Moms

    Happy New Year, friends!  One of my goals for this year is to be more organized and to manage my time efficiently. I want to offer you five tips for busy moms that are easy to implement and just might help you feel a bit more productive...and sane… at the end of the day.
  • 10 Acts of Kindness to Close Out 2020

    It is the holiday season and this crazy year is coming to a close. This is such a stressful time with more shutdowns, but it's also a beautiful time of year to be grateful for family and to finally say goodbye to 2020! Of course this year has been full of ups and downs for all of us. New moms facing nervous doctor visits and the stress and craziness of homeschool, OMG?! While of course I do not discount the struggles of this year, I also think we can find an opportunity for growth and gratitude in even the most difficult of situations. We want to do everything we can to end this year on a positive note, and help you to do the same.
  • Christmas Gifts for New Moms

    Tis the season for gift giving! This holiday season will be looking a lot different this year and the thing we all need to refocus on is to appreciate everything we have and be grateful for the little things we used to all take for granted.Since stores aren't the safest for Christmas shopping and those last minute mall trips on Christmas Eve may not happen this year, we wanted to give you a go to list of gift ideas for the new or expecting moms in your family (or for yourself!) that you can easily purchase online. 
  • Postpartum Wellness Tips for Moms

    Pregnancy. There's no experience quite like it and each and every journey is unique to it's own.Your new baby needs so much love and attention, and you could spend all day just staring into their sweet, tiny little eyes. Postpartum wellness is often overlooked as we care for our family, and it may feel like we just don't have the time or energy. Here are some easy and quick tips to help you feel your best, so you can take the best care of your family.
  • Self Care Tips for Busy Moms That Don't Cost A Thing

    I love seeing people who are going from yoga to the coffee shop to a beautiful nature walk on the weekends. But I think to myself, how are they fitting this in? I am wondering if I even brushed my teeth I'm so busy! Then I realize....wait a minute, they don't have kids. Self care is so much easier before kids. But, is that just an excuse we keep telling ourselves? That we just don't have the time? Maybe we adjust the image of what self care is. It doesn't have to include 4 hours at a spa or a 3 hour brunch... There are so many ways that we can just pause and take a moment to do something for our mind and body that we can easily fit in our day. 

  • 5 Ways to Empower Your Little Ones

    When children are born they’re a blank canvas. They learn behaviors and beliefs throughout their lives that shape them into adults. What does it mean exactly to empower them? Empowerment means guiding your child in a manner that encourages their belief in their own abilities and potential for positive growth.
  • Anne's Top Tips for Postpartum Healing for the Mind and Body

    Here we are mama. Postpartum. You carried and nurtured your baby for 9 months and your body has stretched and stressed itself to new limits. Now you heal at YOUR pace. Every mom is different. Every mom has a unique birth experience and not one is identical so you have to do what’s right for you and listen to your body. These are my top tips for healing your mind and body after giving birth.
  • How to Wear a Newborn in a Nalakai Ring Sling - Pro Tips and Tricks

    We often get asked about how to safely and comfortably carry newborns in our ring slings.  I'm going explain the carry positions and safety tips fo...
  • 5 Immune Boosting Tips for Back to School Season!

    It’s here...back to school. Not quite sure what back to school means these days. Full on homeschooling, virtual learning, classes split between Zoom and in person at school...whatever choice or option your kids are given, there is absolutely no right or wrong. 

    What I think we all can get on board with is trying to boost ourselves and our children’s immune system the best we can! Aside from healthy eating and exercise, it’s important to try to include other steps in your daily routine to keep you and your family on a healthy track. We decided to put together a quick list of 5 fantastic immune boosting items for back to school season!

  • Oh the Places You'll Go....With Your Nalakai Ring Sling!

    Babywearing benefits are endless!!! Cuddling up close to your little one in the sling is a wonderful way to get to know your newborn and for the ba...
  • Nalakai Naturals Healing Herbal Sitz Bath

    Hello beautiful mamas!! I hope you are easing in August nicely and are finding ways to adapt to these crazy times! One thing that I find us moms st...