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...

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...

September 2, 2018

On occasion, as I move through the journey of parenting, I think to myself, “I wish someone had told me about that” – in regards to a product, a way of doing things, or a resource to use. So I thought I’d share Edition #1 of tips and tricks that have been helpful to me...

August 25, 2018

Before I had my first baby, I felt as prepared as I could possibly be. The espresso crib had been assembled. The diapers had been organized neatly into a caddy. The clothes had been washed in Dreft and folded inside his new dresser. And – I had read all the books.

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August 1, 2018

The longer I live, the more I realize that no matter what your personality type is – there are other people like you.

For the first 23 years of my life, I had this secret shame for my distaste of eating outside. I’d be at many-a-party when the question would come up, “s...

July 8, 2018

Perhaps you are reading this blog because you are pregnant and registered for a childbirth education class. Your baby will be here before you know it, and there’s one rule you must follow. It’s the 80% rule -the one and only “rule” that, ironically, brings much freedom...

June 2, 2018

They said it would happen. They ALL said it would happen. And now, quite officially, it has. Dylan has “grown up so quickly.”

To be sure, when you’re in the middle of the  ________________[insert whatever you’d like here: 4-hours-of-sleep-nights / tantrum two’s / potty...

April 4, 2018

Let’s talk about an issue that can be a little bit embarrassing but happens with some women during or after pregnancy or  some possible solutions for this problem.

Pelvic floor physical therapy can help when things “aren’t right” down under. Any of the following changes...

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