It is hard to believe that my baby will be turning 10 years old next month, but she really is! When she was born, my husband and I were dedicated to the idea of limiting the amount and the content of the television she watched. Of course she would enthusiastically only watch PBS for 30
I previously wrote about how much I love our BOB stroller. Well this weekend my hubby and I went to a sprint triathlon for women that was held in Farmington. My hubs works at a bike shop so his store had a tent and Lills and I decided to tag along. It’s the first sporting event I’ve
As Nate’s 3rd birthday (where did the time go, really?!) approaches next week, I have been doing a lot of thinking back on pivotal turning points in his babyhood. Joshua, our 2nd son, is almost 4 months, and having gone through the baby and toddler years once now, I am finding that I am looking
My little one was diagnosed with GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease) at around 3 months and let me just advise by 9 months it was gone – Thank the LORD! It was the time in between it disappearing that was hard to get through and this baby product literally saved my husband and my sanity. How can one little
“And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see — or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read.” Alice Walker
What’s your favorite thing about being a mom?
“A mother’s love liberates.” Maya Angelou
This post also appears here. In a feature article in Lucky magazine’s September 2011 issue, cover girl Jessica Alba offers her post-baby get-in-shape tips. It’s some of the most irresponsible fitness advice I’ve seen in print, not just for women in general, but especially for new moms. Among the actress’ advice: “I have a hard
UPDATE: 1/19/12 It has been reported in the Washington Toxics Coalitions recent report, Hidden Hazards in the Nursery, that this product tested positive for toxic fire retardants that have been linked to cancer, hormone disruption, and nervous system harm. I am sad and angry about this, and at this time can no longer endorse this product
Baby girl and I took a trip to the mall today for a stroll and we were approached by a woman from one of those kiosks in the center of the aisle. She was representing a children’s modeling agency and wanted to sign my daughter up to possibly be booked for print and TV ads.