Author: Giedre Krulikas Sidrys

Giedre Sidrys is family photographer, blogger, and mom to one little dude. She lives in Chicago’s Little Italy, where she spends way too much of her time feeding her son bananas while trying to convince him that he’s not actually a monkey.

Luxurious lingerie during pregnancy?  Yes, it’s actually possible. If you’ve spent any time pregnant or nursing, you know that as soon as you’ve outgrown your normal undergarments, the selection for anything cute, fun, or even remotely flattering is extremely slim pickings. Especially anything nursing friendly! You! Lingerie is a company whose goal...

One of my favorite must-have baby accessories for infants and small babies is the baby wrap. It’s a bit of an obsession finding the perfect wrap or soft-structure carrier to wear your baby in, especially with so many options. Not only is babywearing the perfect way to get in those...

I never thought I’d be the mom who enjoys having a fancy baby food maker, but one baby with a huge appetite later and I’m sold. Parenting is just so much easier when baby food can be made quickly and efficiently! The Beaba Babycook Pro is a sleek, countertop baby food appliance...

A diaper bag is the most important item I grab as I dash out of the house- besides my baby, of course! As such, I expect a lot from it. It must be cute, functional, light, durable, and big enough to contain everything I need and everything I don’t realize...

Pregnancy brings a million changes to one’s body, the most obvious of which is a growing and stretching belly. During my first pregnancy, I didn’t think too much about it until suddenly the stretching skin became unbearably itchy and I began slathering a million different creams on it in an...

In my time as both a nanny and a mother, I’ve found babywearing to be an amazing way to keep my hands free while keeping my child content and snug, with plenty of snuggles. When I was pregnant with my first child, I immediately and enthusiastically dove into the babywearing...

My 12-month-old son loves food and is always hungry, so having food pouches in the house to grab when on the run or heading out is a must. Once Upon a Farm is a company that specializes in making the first cold-pressured, refrigerated, HPP baby food pouches. Their food is USDA...