My life has been run by writing reminders in a planner since I was in middle school. What used to be perfectly written homework assignments organized by subject in my pre-teen years has turned into quickly scribbled, don’t-forget-to-do-that daily...

The Lies I Told Myself

When I was younger, before I had children or even a steady boyfriend, I told myself a lot of lies about being a momma. This was mainly because I didn’t realize how tough being a mom was. Growing up...
Before I was a parent, I was never going to co-sleep. How could you? How dangerous. How irresponsible. Fast forward to baby #2, and she’s either slept on me or been rocked to sleep and held. I savored every moment...

Lego my Ego

Turning a Meltdown into a Mold-up Being sequestered into our home for nearly ten weeks has brought out many sides of our dynamic household. Unfortunately, the most popular culprit is the meltdown—myself included. One has to remember through this shifty...
My son is 2.5 years old. He is an active little boy with a huge personality and is so very loveable. He is a typical 2 year old and is testing his boundaries, but man is he cute, even...
Even if you have chosen to send your child to school, you can at ANY TIME decide to pull them out and homeschool. You do not have to wait until the end of a year. Let's make a checklist for...
Disclosure:: This post is sponsored by Our Lady of Lourdes Women's & Children's Hospital and written by Ryan P Farmer, MD.  Pediatric Ergonomics: This Is the Sit-uation Proper ergonomics for children could prevent chronic pain today and  well into their future. “Sit...
What are your must-have newborn baby items? That is the question I get most often, and I see asked all the time in the mama groups on Facebook. As I started working on this list, I realized that this list of...
I'm sending my daughter off to kindergarten this year (in whatever form that looks like), and there are a thousand questions running through my head. Will she make friends? Will she be able to find her classroom? Will she get...
Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by Our Lady fo Lourdes Women's & Children's Hospital and authored by by Lauren Bailey, MD. This post was created as a part of a series to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week 2020. Though...

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