Great Essentials for Your Hospital Bag

The fantastic thing about the hospital is that they really have the essentials on hand whether it is the fantastic full mesh panties or diapers. In any medical environment where you are excited, nervous, anxious and vulnerable it is beneficial to have the peace-of-mind of…

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Gender Reveal Party Ideas

When I was pregnant back in 2007, the gender reveal parties were not so much of a thing as they are now. I was told what I was having then actually phoned people to tell them. I think that having a baby is exciting no…

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Freezer Meals for New Moms Make Ahead Before Baby

I highly recommend filling your freezer with food to eat once the baby has arrived. The first few weeks can feel like a blur of changing hormones and sleepless nights. Showering can feel like it is hard to fit in let alone prepping a healthy…

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3 Upcoming Retreats for Women in the Fraser Valley

Being an adult is hard. Being a Mom is hard. I think that sometimes we try to do to much ourselves and are afraid to reach out and ask for help. It is okay to admit you are not okay. Connection with others is the…

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Where to Find Maternity Clothes in the Fraser Valley

Maternity clothing can be very expensive but luckily more retailers are carrying maternity sizes. Maternity clothing has also (thankfully) gotten more fashionable. When I was pregnant, I naively thought that I would be able to wear my pre-pregnancy clothing right away after giving birth. This…

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5 Must-Read Funny Pregnancy Books

Any advise in a parenting book not written by a professional should be taken as a suggestion. Every child and pregnancy is different. The great thing is that even if Moms seem glamourous and that they have it all, these books remind us that all…

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2019 Having A Baby Guide: Fraser Valley

  Bump Guest Blogger: Folate vs Folic Acid Prenatal Fitness Classes in the Fraser Valley Hair or Bare at Sugar’d Canada Where To Find Maternity Clothing in the Fraser Valley 5 Must-Read Funny Pregnancy Books Nesting Guest Blogger: Patricia Shepherd, CPST Baby Shower Shopping on…

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2019 Baby Guide Giveaways

Our giveaways will be open until November 29th, 2019. The giveaways will be open to all Canadian residents except Quebec. Winners will need to be age of majority in their province. Parenting Right From The Start by Dr. Vanessa Lapointe In her follow-up to the…

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Baby Shower Shopping on a Budget at Once Upon A Child

This is a sponsored post but all opinions are my own. Once Upon A Child is a local consignment store with multiple locations throughout the Fraser Valley. OUAC buys gently used children’s clothing, shoes, toys and baby gear and pays cash on the spot. For…

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