December 6, 2018

There is an event that is taking the postpartum world by storm, and I just have to share. It is called the Sip And See – an event put together after baby is born to give people a chance to meet the newborn, have some drinks and nibbles, and honor the parents in a simpl...

November 14, 2018

Growing up, I often heard new moms share their woes of how little they got done in a day. “I’ve been busy all day, and yet I’ve got nothing done,” was the cry. Soon, my own friends and family started having babies and sharing the same sentiment. The common response I h...

November 2, 2018

I recently wrote about “Tips and Tricks” that you won’t likely encounter in your typical baby advice resources. Additional tips continue to come to mind, so I will continue to share them with you. Here goes edition #2 of tips of tricks based from my own mommy experienc...

October 27, 2018

Growing up, I remember hearing my mom share that you lose all sense of modesty by the end of your pregnancy and childbirth experience. After countless doctor’s appointments, labor and delivery, and postnatal checkups you become accustomed to areas of your body that are...

October 12, 2018

It was the fall of 2015. I had been a parent for exactly 7 years and 9 months. I was walking in the door to my 132nd mom event (but who’s counting?) in which yet another “mom topic” was going to be addressed. As the MOPS meeting began, I asked myself why I was there. W...

September 24, 2018

If you plan to return to the workplace after having your baby, that transition is likely in the back of your mind as you care for your newborn. This thought, particularly in the first weeks, might be an overwhelming one as you expend all of yourself in newborn care. I...

September 21, 2018

Chances are, if you’re reading this article as an expectant mom, your post-childbirth social calendar is pretty low on your priority list. Nurturing that life in your womb and delivering a healthy baby take up the biggest amount of your mindshare these days. I know it...