Friday, January 30, 2015

How to store breastmilk

Put them in a wipe case so they freeze flat. Once frozen you can transfer them into your deep freeze :)

Thursday, January 22, 2015

What I Actually Used from my Hospital Bag

My labor and delivery was a crazy whirlwind and I ended up with a c-section.  Here is the list of things I actually used from my hospital bag.

BAG FOR BIRTH
Birth Preferences (5 copies)
Goodie basket for nurses - give when you give them your birth plan
Insurance Card and License
Money for Vending Machine
Phone Charger
Camera/Charger/Extra SD Card
Baby Book
Pictures I want after birth list

BAG FOR MOMMY
Call List for after birth
Folder and Pen for Baby Documents
Slippers
Robe
3 pairs of large PJ pants
3 Jersey Tanks
Sleeping Nursing Bra x 2
Pump
Going Home Outfit
Plastic Bag for dirty clothes
Glasses and Case
Shampoo
Conditioner
Lip Balm
Body Wash
Razor
Toothbrush
Toothpaste
Face Cleanser Wipes
Q-tips
Hair Ties
Brush
Deodorant

BAG FOR BABY
Going Home Baby Outfit
Photo Shoot Baby Outfits
Receiving Blanket
Car Seat & Instruction Manual

BAG FOR DADDY
Snacks for Daddy
Toothbrush
Deodorant
3 Changes of clothes
Slippers
IBUProfin

Strawberry Butter Cream Icing

2 Sticks of Butter, Softened
Pinch of Salt
3-1/2 cups of Powdered Sugar
1/2 tsp of Vanilla
2 Tbsp Milk
3 Tbsp of Strawberry Preserves

Mix butter until light and fluffy.

Add salt, powdered sugar, vanilla and milk until well combined.

Add preserves and mix well.

Great on top of brownies!  People were already digging in before we could get a picture :)

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

10 Things I Miss Before Pregnancy

1. A great glass of wine.

2. Sleeping on my back.

3. My Life is Good tees.

4. Wearing a great pair of jeans.

5. Bologna sandwiches.

6. Raw fish sushi.

7. Drinking a Cherry Coke.

8. Normal yoga and exercising.

9. Shaving like a normal person.

10. A good cup of Prince of Wales tea.