Category: New Parents

Erica & Nicholas Ep. 8 – Dealing with engorgement

New mom Erica talks about her painful experience with engorgement during the early weeks of breastfeeding her baby girl, Arria. Having been blindsided by it, she was desperate to try anything to be relieved of the pain. Seeking advice from...

/ May 2, 2017

Erica & Nicholas Ep. 9 – We don’t co-sleep with our baby girl

Co-sleeping is a choice new parents make based on their baby's needs and what's right for their family. Erica and Nicholas discuss their fears of having newborn baby girl, Arria, co-sleep and why they don't want to get her used...

/ June 21, 2017

Erica & Nicholas Ep. 10 – Our relationship has changed since having a baby

Having a baby together changes a couple's relationship in so many ways. Suddenly both find themselves responsible for another human being. In this episode, Erica and Nicholas discuss how they have evolved as a couple since having their baby girl,...

/ July 12, 2017

Erica & Nicholas Ep. 11 – How our baby girl has altered our parenting expectations

Having had a comparatively easy transition into parenthood, largely because of their sweet baby girl, new parents, Erica and Nicholas, tell us how things are progressing now that Arria is 3 months old. From baby sleep to breastfeeding, they talk...

/ September 13, 2017

Erica & Nicholas Ep. 12 – We’ll find our parenting style as we go

Everybody has a thing or two to say to new parents on the dos and dont's with a newborn baby. But every family is different, what works for one may not work for another. For Erica and Nicholas, the parenting...

/ September 28, 2017

Erica & Nicholas Ep. 13 – Has the baby changed our relationship?

Having a baby challenges a couple's relationship in significant ways. In this episode, new parents Erica and Nicholas discuss how they are dealing with the changes to their relationship with the addition of their baby girl, Arria. While it has...

/ October 12, 2017

Erica & Nicholas Ep. 14 – Why it’s important to have parent friends

With a new baby at home, it is hard to find time for a social life. But it is important to find some time for yourself outside of being a parent. It's also important to find a parenting community where...

/ November 1, 2017

Laura & Sal Ep. 17 – When our children met for the first time

Laura and Sal talk about the different approaches they tried to help their 3 year old, Aria, transition from being a single child to an older sister. While jealousy is a natural reaction, they wanted to make sure that the...

/ August 9, 2017

Laura & Sal Ep. 18 – How our twins ended up with identical names

Willow and Luca may not be identical twins, but their names have more in common than one might think. New twin parents, Laura and Sal, have their differences when it comes to baby names, but they ended up with two...

/ August 23, 2017

Laura & Sal Ep. 20 – With twins no one gets the night off

Being a trained postpartum doula, Laura knows what she is doing when it comes to breastfeeding. But now with twins, she has two mouths to feed, which means she is breastfeeding day and night. In this new episode, Laura and...

/ September 21, 2017