Babies And Budgets

Bella Breakdown There are so many overwhelming factors when it comes to planning to have a baby. There’s the planning, the decorating, the actual birth, safety factors, and of course at the root of it all, money. No one is under the impression that raising a child is cheap. Because it sure as heck isn’t. Despite how expensive having a baby is, there are a lot of ways to be crafty and save money while you also attempt to raise a happy, healthy baby. 1. Opt for household products You don’t have to buy every baby product there is....

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Baby Talkin’

Bella Breakdown Baby talk is not so cheap! You might have heard that participating in baby talk is not great for your child’s cognitive development. Well, throw that little factoid out the window. Baby talk is actually really great for children’s development. Studies have shown that using shortened words, or nicknames for everyday objects along with a long vowel sound, have actually helped children create a better overall understanding of language development. There is also something soothing to children when you coo to them, and speak to them in a loving, higher toned manner. Also, at the most basic...

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Travel Friendly Baby Gear For Everyday Use

Bella Breakdown I was recently talking to a friend about helpful baby travel gear. She made me list of three or four essentials. After looking at the products, I realized they were lightweight no frills versions of items I already have. Those of you with kids will understand, regardless of how many or few baby items you have at home, there is never enough room for everything. It made me think: why couldn’t I use travel friendly baby gear in my everyday life. This is my list of travel friendly baby gear for everyday use: Any Breathable Baby Carrier:...

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Cardi B Welcomes Her First Child And Named Her This

Bella Breakdown The Bodak Yellow star has introduced her first child. The baby was welcomed with husband Offset on July 10th. The couple was ecstatic to announce that they were blessed with a daughter named Kulture Kiari Cephus. While there was speculation that she was in labor, no one was 100 percent sure. But she confirmed the birth on her personal Instagram page. The birth happened two weeks after the singer announced that she and Offset secretly got married in September. The couple got engaged in Philadelphia at Power99’s Powerhouse concert. Cardi B confirmed pregnancy rumors when she debuted...

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Hilary Duff Is Pregnant With A…..

Bella Breakdown That’s right, everyone’s favorite Lizzie McGuire star is pregnant! And we couldn’t be more excited to find out it is going to be a girl! What could be better than a Hillary Duff mini-me? The actress is expecting with boyfriend Matthew Koma. She made the announcement on Instagram saying, “Guess what guys! @matthewkoma and I made a little princess of our own and we couldn’t be more excited!!!!!!” This is not Hillary’s first time. She also has a little boy, 6 year-old Luca, with ex-husband Mike Comrie. The mother-son duo frequently take to Hillary’s Instagram stories and...

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