One of the most fun things about having a baby is seeing how much they grow and change CONSTANTLY! As much as I hate having her grow up, its so fun to see her little personality coming through, and watching her develop.
Right out of the womb Cece was our little observer. She hardly even cried when she came out because she was so intrigued by everything going on around her, and she was just watching everything! lol If you know Cece, you know that she will win in any staring contest because she'll sit there and observe every inch of your face without blinking! We have an ongoing challenge in our family to see who can win in a staring contest with her, and we still have yet to see anyone prevail.
When Cece was aorund 6 weeks old she stopped liking to be held like a "baby" and she wanted to look out and see everything around here. She LOVED to be held with her belly on my husbands forearm facing out, kind of like a football hold, and most of the time that was the only way she would be happy being held. Not soon after discovering how much she loved to be held on her stomach, we were contacted by Babocush to try out their product. I was so excited to try this product because it got exhausting having to hold her constantly, and I had nothing to put her on that would hold her the way she wanted to be held. This product is awesome because its like a little rounded cushion that you put on top of your Mamaroo, or any other swing you might have and your baby can lay on their stomach while it rocks them. Unfortunately, Babocush had some difficulties with their inventory and we weren't able to get the product for a couple months, so by the time I was able to try it out Cece was a little too old for it I think. I know she would have loved it if she were a little younger like around 6weeks to 3 months, but now that she can hold up her head and roll over, she gets a little antsy being strapped down in one place. Even though I think she is a little too old to enjoy it like I know she would have when she was just a wee little thing, I still put her in it from time to time and I think it is a great way to do tummy time. She hates tummy time for the most part, but when I put her in the Babocush she holds herself up with her arms, holds her head up great, and I can tell that it has really helped with her overall strength.
Black dress: Boo Hoo // Round glasses: Aliexpress // Bag: Red Dress Boutique // Faux Fur Slippers: Steve Madden // Pineapple Swimsuit: Red Dress Boutique // Gold Sandals: Red Dress Boutique // Sunglasses: Quay
Ashlyn here! So I am officially back in Utah! It has been a crazy roller coaster these past couple weeks. We got back from California the 17th and I was just so so sick, that I ended up staying in Utah instead of going back to New Orleans. I am going to go over all the details in a later post, because I think it will be super important to share my story with you guys. Pregnancy and sickness is just NOT fun, and along with that, I have a disease that I have been struggling with for the last year, which has gotten worse with pregnancy. I want people to know that pictures on social media are just the surface of someones life, its not by any means reality.
But with all that put aside, we did have a blast in California! We got a few things from Red Dress Boutique that we wore out there and loved. Sarah's pineapple swimmy was a total hit, everyone kept asking about it! We actually really love Red Dress Boutique because they have a great price point and tons of clothes, shoes and accessories to pick from. Right now they are having a 70% off sale, so definitely check it out!!
I seriously can't believe I only have 3 more weeks until my baby girl arrives!! My husband will be moving back to Utah like literally a week before she's due, so I am really hoping she doesn't try and come early! Sarah was 10 days early with Cece, so there is a possibility I could be the same, lets just hope not. lol. I would be devastated!!
Anyway, I hope you guys are enjoying your summer!! Thanks so much for reading :)
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