At this very moment, as you read this...a siren is sounding. First responders are running to the emergency, without hesitation. These real-life superheroes are fearless and relentless, stopping at nothing to make sure you and your family are safe. October 28th is National First Responders Day and HH wanted to celebrate with a shoutout and THANK YOU! Somewhere between the blue line and the red line lies the FAMILY LINE. We are beyond grateful to the two AMAZING mothers for sha
He is the greatest gift I never wished for... Did you know October is Down syndrome awareness month? I didn't either until a few short years ago I found myself researching the words, "Down syndrome". This was my third pregnancy and being 38 years old I decided to do the NIPT (non-invasive prenatal testing). I will be honest, I only cared about finding out the gender of the baby. I quickly realized however that gender would be the least of my worries. Two weeks go by and I get
My birth experience was nothing like I thought it would be or could have ever imagined. It's funny how you stress about finding the right OB when in reality, it wasn't my OB that was there walking me through the motions, it was the labor and delivery nurses. Fun fact: you can't choose or interview your L&D nurses for months prior to giving birth. So the person you spend the most time with is someone you have never met or had an appointment with. What/who exactly is an L&D nur
ABOUT KATIE & AMANDA
Hi, we are Katie and Amanda! Just two Chicago girls navigating the tricky world of motherhood one hiccup at a time. Thanks for joining us on our journey!