7 Real Signs of Postpartum Depression

For most women, pregnancy is a time of joyful anticipation. For nine months, expectant mothers daydream about what their baby will look like, about cuddling and feeding the baby, about how wonderful life will be with the baby. I know I did. When I was pregnant with my first child, I thought about beautiful things … Continue reading 7 Real Signs of Postpartum Depression

When the Desire of Your Heart Is for One Gender over the Other

Is it wrong to specifically hope for a boy or to desire a girl versus just hoping and praying for a healthy baby, no matter the gender? I've been trying to find answers to that question. The Bible doesn't offer any insight concerning that exact question. It does, though, provide everything needed to seek God's … Continue reading When the Desire of Your Heart Is for One Gender over the Other

Healthy Smash Cake: Baby’s First Birthday

Your baby's first birthday has arrived! It's definitely a momentous time to celebrate. Bring on the colorful decorations, gifts, family, and a stupendous cake! But if you're hesitant about introducing mountains of sugar-loaded icing and cake batter to your little one, here is a healthier, alternative option: it's an almond flour cake with blueberry sauce … Continue reading Healthy Smash Cake: Baby’s First Birthday