Making Waves with Kristin Cavallari

The new mom shares what it's like caring for her little guy.

Kristin Cavallari Bryan Bedder/Getty Images

The quintessential California girl who shot to fame on The Hills now lives in Chicago with her husband, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, and their 10-month-old son. "My world revolves around Camden, and I love it," she says. "The first months are rough. It gets better once they finally start sleeping."

    Mom's Essentials

    Lotteria suede heels

    Cavallari designed these sky-high Lotteria suede heels for her date nights with Jay! ($120;

      Baby pin necklace Avery Powell

      Mama Cavallari's creation, inspired by vintage diaper pins. They come in pink or blue to hint at what you have!

        Baby Bears jersey Bryan McCay

        Camden cheers the Bears!
        ($30 with booties and bib;

          Mom's Advice

          "We give Camden a pacifier at naptime and bedtime, and that really helps him sleep. We also have a mobile that he likes."

          "Jay's sister lives in Chicago and she babysits for us. If you have family around, use them!"

          Originally published in the July 2013 issue of American Baby magazine.