Breastfeeding Extras Top Tips

My Top Picks for Necessary Breastfeeding Extras

By Kate Wallace | 03 Nov 2021

Many of us will attempt breastfeeding for at least a short period of time once we deliver, and what I find many of my client’s forget is that breastfeeding requires more than just a baby, a pump, and some bottles.  If you exclusively breastfeed, it generally also requires more than just your baby too! Once…

Hygge Fall Favorite Sleep Sacks

Hygge Fall: My Favorite Safe Sleep Sacks

By Kate Wallace | 20 Oct 2021

I am a huge fan of sleep sacks and sleep swaddles that use velcro and zippers in place of using swaddle blankets and receiving blankets.  To ensure safe sleep it’s important to keep fabric away from baby’s face at all times, and once a baby squirms—which can happen in the first few days post birth,…

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New! Hygge Craft Kits for Toddlers & Preschoolers

By Kate Wallace | 29 Jan 2021

We’re so excited to be offering monthly craft kits for 2-4 year olds starting in February! Our oldest is now three, and I’m finding working from home with her and our almost one year old with no childcare is nearly impossible most of the day (I work before they get-up, after they go to bed,…

Hygge Thanksgiving Family Ideas

Ideas for a Hygge Thanksgiving in 2020

By Kate Wallace | 22 Nov 2020

We might not be congregating with lots of family members this year, especially in New England where it’s in the 30’s and 40’s right now, but there are still things we can do to be cozy and enjoy a hygge thanksgiving at home this year, in spite of the pandemic. Hygge Thanksgiving Inspirations for Your…

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Fun Activities for this Year’s Halloween

By Kate Wallace | 26 Oct 2020

What a crazy year it has been, and now the start to the holidays (albeit unofficial, but one of our favorites is upon us). It is so hard to believe that Halloween for all intents and purposes is cancelled this year, or is it?? The CDC has their own risk assessed versions of Halloween, and…

hygge baby products

My favorite hygge baby products

By Kate Wallace | 07 Mar 2019

I am all about simple and necessary when it comes to baby products.  We live in an apartment outside the city, and we don’t have a lot of room for excessive storage, so I’ve been cautious as to which products we buy, and it’s served us well (and we’ve avoided paying for storage thus far). Here…

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How to pack a “Hygge” hospital bag for your newborn baby

By Kate Wallace | 04 Mar 2019

One of the most exciting times in a new mamma’s life is giving birth. There is so much excitement in getting ready to pack those must-have items for the hospital or birthing place of your choice, and even shopping for them (what a bummer that “Babies R Us” is gone!). One thing we often do…

Hygge Newborn Nursery Design

Your Hygge Nursery

By Kate Wallace | 15 Feb 2019

Nursery coziness or “hygge” are so important for both you and your babe.  You will undoubtedly be spending lots of time in this room, and it should be as cozy, warm and comfortable as possible. Here are some helpful tips on how to help your nursery be as hygge and cozy as possible! WHAT COLOR SHOULD…