Infants, toddlers and preschoolers need constant stimulation and socialization as part of their healthy development. For the parents who are at home with their little ones, and perhaps limited on funds, there really are so many free activities and events … Read more Continue reading →
Babies…no, wait, KIDS in general are expensive! Most of us are told going into parenthood that it would be a huge financial obligation, and typically the labor/delivery hospital bill is the first taste of that. If it’s your first child, … Read more Continue reading →
Several weeks ago, I reached what I believe to be my “breaking point” as a mom. It was like an outer-body experience. After many nights of countless wake-ups from my baby and 3.5 year-old, which included the kid only wanting … Read more Continue reading →
Let’s be honest: once you have kids, the holidays are never the same. Especially the “fun” holidays! Over the last 3+ years, I have lost enthusiasm over holidays like St. Patrick’s Day and New Year’s Eve. Even if we are … Read more Continue reading →
Why do we love fall so much? Aside from the obvious pumpkin flavored everything, cooler temps and festivities ahead, fall just might be the best season for mom and baby…and here is why.
Let’s start with an obvious perk for … Read more Continue reading →
Holy cow! Little Dude is 2 months-old! Time flies when you are changing two sets of diapers–more on that later! Parenting 1 child is tough enough, but adding extra children to the equation definitely redefines the word “tough,” and forces … Read more Continue reading →
Breaking the news to your child/children of a new addition to the family can go one of 3 ways. Either they’re happy and excited, emotional or upset, or completely oblivious. This video comically captures all of the above.
How did … Read more Continue reading →
After what seemed like never-ending labor, our “Little Dude” has arrived! It’s been about 3 weeks since we welcomed “LD” into our family, and to say it’s been an adjustment is an understatement. Don’t get me wrong, the baby is … Read more Continue reading →
A friend of ours shared this hilarious post on Facebook this week, and we knew we had to feature it as this week’s “Funny.” I think we have all had thoughts like these when it comes to parenting, … Read more Continue reading →