Letter to my previous self - Some advise for future mother

Letter to my previous self – Advise for a future mother

October 8, 2016 TheSpanishMom 2

Lately I’ve been thinking about how my life was before having a baby… It amazes me how clueless I was back then about what it takes to be a mother and how hard it is to take care of a baby. Obviously I’m not an expert now (I’ve only been a mother for three months)  but it is just a fact that you don’t know what you are dealing with until you are muddling through [Continue Reading…]

MomGiggles #1 – The unexpected “peekaboo”

September 21, 2016 TheSpanishMom 0

Parenting is not only about sleepless nights, nappies, feeding and raising our children, it’s also about having fun. Actually one of the perks of being a parent is having tons of funny anecdotes to share with friends and family and, in my case, to share in my blog. For this reason, I’m going to start a new series called “MomGiggles” where I will share some funny anecdotes of being a first-time-mom. If I’m able to [Continue Reading…]

Breastfeeding is NOT Erotic

August 31, 2016 TheSpanishMom 0

When it comes to my blog I usually try to follow a schedule so I only write twice a week (keep in mind that I have a 3 months old baby that I need to take care of and enjoy with!). However, I have something in my chest that I have to put out there because I’m so upset that I’m about to lose it! Rant mode ON: Yesterday I was looking for an image [Continue Reading…]

Completely exhausted

Mums are baby fueled

August 22, 2016 TheSpanishMom 4

2.03 am in the morning and I wake up because I hear my little munchkin crying in his bassinet right beside my bed. I know he is hungry so without hesitation I jump out of bed and start the feeding and changing diaper routine. By the time that I am done it will be around 3 or 3.30 am and I know that you have to pump immediately if I want to improve my insufficient [Continue Reading…]