Getting Through The Holidays With A Newborn Baby

Bella Breakdown I had my son, who is now 3, in early November. He was barely a month old during Thanksgiving, and not quite two months old when Christmas came around. I was definitely exhausted through the majority of those months. The family and friend visits felt never ending, and it was almost awkward trying to handle being a new mom and also participate in holiday festivities. If you have a newborn baby during this time, don’t fret, here are a few tips on how to handle your new born and enjoy all of the holidays: 1. Be on...

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Mom And Dad, Best Roommates Ever?

Bella Breakdown After I graduated high school, I lived on my own and paid my own rent for five years. To me, I felt like there was no way I would ever move back with my parents. That was until I found myself 22, recently single, and 8 months pregnant. I was basically Khloe Kardashian without the net worth. I felt embarrassed to be back in my hometown, in the same room I spent my childhood in. But, I’m definitely not the only one in this group of millennials whose parents, at some point in their adult lives, have...

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You Should Probably Stock Up On Echinacea

Bella Breakdown As fall begins to crisp into winter, you might notice that your health has started to decline. This is really common in the winter months, but sometimes we allow winter to get the best of us and really let our health go. If you want to attempt to stay healthy this winter, there is something you can stock up on it for your home that will help you regulate good health this winter. That product is Echinacea. Echinacea is an herb that can be taken in the form of a pill or tea, or just as is....

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Why You Shouldn’t Shop With Your Partner

Bella Breakdown Your significant other is probably the first person you think of to do activities with. As the Christmas season rounds the corner, you are probably under the impression that it’s a good idea to shop with one another, probably not for their gift, but for your family and mutual friends. Well, I hate to break it to you but shopping with your partner under most circumstances could be damaging to your relationship. Okay, so maybe not while you are holiday shopping, but if you live together and are deciding to shop to redecorate your home, some of...

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Taking Your Relationship Public

Bella Breakdown The beginning of a relationship is one of the most exciting points of it. You are still totally infatuated with your new partner. You are definitely still trying when you go on dates, or when they come over to stay the night. You try to keep your grossest habits at bay until you know they’re probably not going anywhere. Every little thing they do is cute, and in no way annoying. That’s for later down the road. One of the more exciting parts about your new relationship is getting to share it with other people. You’re so...

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