Category Archives: Baby

Top 10 baby items I am using with my second child (baby’s first 3 months)

As first time parents, my husband and I bought a lot of things for our daughter and realized after some time that we barely used some of the items, while others got used tremendously.

In this post, I would like to focus on the top 10 things we used intensively and which we are reusing (or have repurchased) for our second baby. Continue reading Top 10 baby items I am using with my second child (baby’s first 3 months)

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Thoughts after my second baby was born – Surviving the first month

I posted previously my Thoughts while waiting for my second baby and I have a confession to make: I actually drafted that post mid-December and a few days afterwards my son was born, so  I only managed to publish it on January 10th! Talk about being slow!

Before my second child was born, I could only imagine what it was like to come home with another baby, based on parenting books and other blogs; then it finally happened and life changed again for us all: Continue reading Thoughts after my second baby was born – Surviving the first month

My delivery experience – Second time giving birth in Döbling Privatklinik Vienna

My son was recently born in the Döbling Private Hospital Vienna, so it is a good opportunity to make an update on my experience there and tell you if things changed compared to more than 2 years ago when my daughter was born. Continue reading My delivery experience – Second time giving birth in Döbling Privatklinik Vienna

Thoughts while waiting for my second baby

Hello again! It’s been 2 years since my last post. Although I have enjoyed writing and interacting with you, I reached a point when I got really busy with my daughter and I decided to use the little spare time I had to get back in shape by exercising and eating clean. When my daughter turned 1, I went back to work full-time and it was already very challenging trying to juggle work and family, while also moving to a new apartment, changing jobs or going through the difficult transition period when my daughter started going to kindergarten. Busy 2 years and it is about to get even crazier when our second baby comes. Continue reading Thoughts while waiting for my second baby

My hospital bag for baby delivery

As I had no idea what a hospital bag should include, I searched online and found a lot of ideas of things that might be useful, but the truth is that I only needed very few things.

It is your personal choice: you could bring a lot of stuff, or you may only bring essentials, as the father could go back home and bring other things at any time after the delivery. Continue reading My hospital bag for baby delivery

My delivery experience in Döbling Private Hospital Vienna

In a previous post I talked about choosing the right hospital for giving birth, and now I will go more into detail about the facilities of Döbling Private Hospital Vienna, speaking from my own experience. This might be useful for you if you live in Austria and do your initial hospital research, or if you would like to give birth in Döbling. Continue reading My delivery experience in Döbling Private Hospital Vienna

Skincare during pregnancy

I would like to share with you my skincare routine during pregnancy, which did not radically change after delivery, so if you are expecting or even just want to have a more natural approach to your skin care, I hope you will find some interesting points below. Continue reading Skincare during pregnancy