One of the best things about having kids (or a niece if you're like me) is seeing the Holidays through their eyes! And one of the best things about this Holiday (besides the candy) is... PUMPKIN EVERYTHING! But that doesn't mean you have to carve those More
I may have already had a predisposition to slowly transition into a full-fledged “Momma Addict.” It seems that since the birth of my first child, every fiber in my body has remained on high alert to guide my children forward. As with any other addicti More
Like an epidural or a never-ending supply of ice chips, you don’t technically need a doula to have a smooth birth… but it sure can help. The assistance of a qualified doula can make every part of labor easier. Partners get overwhelmed, doctors and nur More
I read a blog post on this site some time ago and it's sticking in the back of my mind. I thought I'd throw it out there for opinions. Basically the poster stated that she, and she was far more articulate than my summation will be, was sick of people compl...
My daughter is turning 10 and will be a party with her girl friends. Need some cool different ideas. This will be her first "friend" party so want to make it special. Anyone do a glow in the dark party???
Like an epidural or a never-ending supply of ice chips, you don’t technically need a doula to have a smooth birth… but it sure can help. The assistance of a qualified doula can make every part of labor easier. Partners get overwhelmed, doctors and nurses have to attend to other patients, but your doula will always be by your side and focused on you. We talked to Christine Herrera, a birth and postpartum doula working in Syracuse, NY, about what a difference a doula can make…. More
My 11 year old has been hoarse for a couple days can this be the beginning of his voice changing??? The hoarseness is coming and going. He has had other signs of puberty body odor since last year hair/peach fuzz increase in size downstairs. He has complete privacy but we...
My two month old isn't seeming to like to eat his soy formula
We just put him on it yesterday due to upset painful gassy stomach ...poor guy😩 it when he eats the sensitive milk based stuff his stomach doesn't like it
The greatest honor and joy of my life has been working with my husband to raise two beautiful, smart, and talented daughters. My initial dreams of motherhood can actually be traced back to my youth when I consciously remember taking care of my dolls “to share with my daughters”…. More
Taking the kids to a movie this weekend, 3, 4 and 6-year-old. Is the movie "Storks" appropriate for youngsters? It looks like one of the only kid-friendly ones playing in the theaters right now so it's my first choice.