6 Healthy and Easy Toddler Breakfasts! The Ultimate Recipe Round Up!

Healthy Toddler Breakfast Round-Up |The Blossoming Bump

We’ve all been there, haven’t we moms? It’s a busy weekday morning (or weekend coz let’s face it, they all blend into one nowadays) and the ultimate challenge appears once again – I need to feed my picky toddler fast and I need it not to be junk! Well, here are just a few of my favorite healthy and easy … Read More

Fresh Wave Odor Eliminator: An Honest Mom’s Review!

Fresh Wave Review | The Blossoming Bump

So our couch gave up the ghost the other day. This might not sound like a big deal to many, but only a few days into having baby number two and with limited financial resources due to hospital bills and paternity leave (see reason above for that), we were hard pressed to go sofa shopping in the footloose and fancy … Read More

8 (sorta) Fun Observations About Becoming a Second Time Mom

8 Observations About Becoming A Second Time Mom | The Blossoming Bump

1. Watching the nurturing side grow in my eldest. There’s nothing quite like watching your oldest child meet with, and bond with, their new sibling… or so I was told all the way through my second pregnancy. Well, I can confirm it ladies, my heart being the weepy, hormonal puddle on the floor that it is right now. I’ve been … Read More

Why It Took Me a Year to Submit to Being a Mom

Why It Took Me A Year To Submit To Being A Mom | The Blossoming Bump

There are changes in our life that we choose, and there are those that choose us. Motherhood is a weird one. A strange dichotomy of the two. For some of us it’s a surprise sure, but for many it’s a planned adventure, filled with expectation and excitement for all that it’s known to bring into our lives. This was how … Read More

Childbirth Scripture Cards: FREE Printable

Childbirth Scripture Cards Free Printable | The Blossoming Bump

Labor and birth can be a nerve-wracking time (even for the most seasoned of moms!), so it stands to reason that while we’re certainly busy preparing physically for the big event, we also need to invest time in preparing ourselves mentally and spiritually too! Voila! Just save, print, cut out and stick these free Childbirth Scripture Cards somewhere you’ll see … Read More

Pregnancy Scripture Cards: FREE Printable

Pregnancy Scripture Cards Free Printable | The Blossoming Bump

Faith and prayer have done a lot for me on a personal level, never more so as I prepared for and entered the battlegrounds of motherhood! It’s my pleasure to share with whoever seeks it, some of the scriptures that really guided me through this life transition and brought me such peace. Just save, print, cut out, and stick these … Read More

10 Best Things I Did When Preparing for Baby Number Two!

10 Best Things I Did When Preparing For Baby Number Two | The Blossoming Bump

1. Be Patient It was all we could do to make it to 20 weeks to find out the gender with Thing 2. With all my incessant puking, fatigue, and craving of sweets (ahem, that last one may just have been me) I was sure we were on track for pigtails and ponies. Well, nah, turns out I was built … Read More

Healthy Pregnancy Affirmation Cards: FREE Printable

Healthy Pregnancy Affirmation Cards Free Printable | The Blossoming Bump

Pregnancy is a bit of a strange time for any mom-to-be, and preparing for birth can involve all kinds of different commitments; regular doctor or midwife visits, a careful diet, exercise and stretches, and a little ‘me’ time (while you still can!). So why not take a moment to invest in positive thinking, reassurance and the total excitement of the blessing … Read More

10 MUST READ Online Resources for New Moms!

10 Must Read Online Resources For New Moms | The Blossoming Bump

CircleofMoms.com With parenting articles ranging from Baby, Little Kid, Big Kid, Special Needs, Health and Safety, and Behavior top name just a few subcategories, you’re bound to lose a few hours scanning this resource. Oh and the communities? They’re about as varied as you could ask for too! Stay at Home Moms, Toddler Moms, Single Moms, Breastfeeding Moms, Christian Moms… phew! … Read More