New Podcast Episode: Ep 23 PAP Talk! All About the Pap Experience, HPV vaccination & other FAQ

A new episode of the podcast is now available on all major podcast platforms! Simply search “Elephant in the Womb!” Disclaimer: This podcast and this blog are for informational purposes only. This is NOT medical advice. Please speak to your healthcare provider. If you want to read more about pap smears, check out these links…

Read More

New Podcast Episode: Ep 22 Your Infant & Toddler Sleep Questions Answered by Cayla @officialsleepingbeauties

A new episode of the podcast is now available! Check it out on your favourite podcast platform. Just search “Elephant in the Womb!” Cayla is back on the podcast to answer all your infant & toddler sleep questions. This is a great episode with TONS of sleep information! Check it out – especially if you…

Read More

Sending Your Baby to Daycare: How I Prepared & Coped

In Canada, we are so very fortunate that many of us have access to 12-18 month maternity leaves. This is unfortunately not available to everyone (you have to have worked 600 hrs of insurable employment within a period to qualify for maternity/parental leave benefits) – but I hope to see this expanded in the future.…

Read More

New Podcast Episode: What It’s Like to Be a Lone, Single Parent… with @mybodycouture, Janis Isaman

What is a lone parent? It is a form of single parenting – where you have no support from a partner. No one to have your back or cover your me time. This can be due to a variety of reasons such as the loss of a partner, or maybe lack of interest in raising…

Read More

It’s SIDS Awareness Month!

October is such a busy month for awareness. Though I think people should make an effort to be aware 365 days of the year, months like this do help to boost overall, long-term awareness (or it seems like they do!). Among other issues/concerns being brought to light this month (and I’ll be talking about another…

Read More

Things To Do With Your Littles in Ontario This Fall (In the Middle of a Pandemic)

It’s hard being a mama on maternity leave sometimes – you keep having to rack your brain for things to do everyday. Not even so much for baby (depending on their age), but sometimes for your own sanity! I like some full days at home a week (we still get out for walks around the…

Read More