11 Mom Blogs You Can’t Parent Without

The technologically advanced world we live in has us constantly searching for answers and seeking instant gratification to our problems. When it comes to...

How and when to choose the right maternity & nursing bra

Do hard bra wires leave marks around your breasts? Does the band feel constricting? Looks like you spilling out of the cup? All these...

Encourage Education: Developing a Growth-Mindset in your child this Summer

Summer is a time for exploration and adventure, but that does not mean education stops. Our children are always learning no matter the time,...

7 ideas for self-development during pregnancy

Once the early symptoms of pregnancy are over and the second trimester has begun, many expectant mothers start wondering what options of self-development they...

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2018: First Father’s Day Gifts

Fathers hold a special place in each and every one of our hearts. Not only is becoming a father one of life's greatest feats,...

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2018: Father’s Day Fashion Gifts

Whether the father in your life is a truly dapper dude or simply cleans up well for special occasions, this Father's Day gift him...

Springtime activities with your toddler

Now that we are well into spring and summer is approaching, it is time to get outside and take advantage of the beautiful weather...

Creative Senior Photo Ideas

  If you are the parent of a teenager, you probably know how important senior photos are. Each summer, newly crowned high school seniors start...

How Lessons Learned From College Soccer Prepared Me For Being A...

From age 11 through my early adulthood, I played soccer. The game was my passion, the field was my home. I never planned to...

What to Do if Your Child Has Pinworms

Warning: The subject of this post will make you feel creepy-crawly all over. It will also generate an intense urge to immediately scrub yourself...

Teacher Appreciation Gifts: 5 Gifts Teachers Will Actually Love

This week, all around the country, students and parents are taking the time to celebrate the people who so selflessly look after and inspire...

3 Key Tips for Helping Your Daughter Get Ready for Prom

For your teenage daughter, probably one of the most exciting high school experiences for her, and something she’s counting down to already, is prom....

Finland Will Become the First Country in the World to Get...

This article originally appeared on Truth Theory. A revolution is coming for schools in Finland in the form of a destruction of all formal school subjects. The...

5 Rules for Safe Co-Sleeping

Co-sleeping (defined as sharing a common sleeping area with your  child – whether it be the same room, bedsharing, etc.), offers a wide array of...

The Ultimate Easter Reading Guide for Kids

Easter is a time of celebration…a time of rebirth, rejoicing and reinvigoration. Whether you celebrate Easter with religion, simply enjoy the traditions of the...

10 Saint Patrick’s Day Recipes Even Your Kids Will Love

With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, start planning for a hearty, healthy and delicious dinner your whole family is sure to love!...

6 Women To Celebrate With Your Children For Women’s History Month

If you didn’t know, March is Women’s History Month. There is no better way to empower your child than to give them examples of...

Society as the Problem: The Creation of the Helicopter Parent

Trying to raise children these days is nothing shy of a miracle. With everyone from your grandmother to the Facebook commentators believing they have...

National School Breakfast Week: The Case for Feeding Our Kids

For most of us moms around the country, we wake up before the sun, sleep long after the moon has risen, and spend a...

How to Know When You’ve Ovulated

  After years of trying to not get pregnant, women who are starting down the path to trying to conceive (aka TTC) might be surprised...

Tips for the Shy Mom: Overcoming the Fear of Breastfeeding in...

  For the shy mom, the fear of breastfeeding in public is a huge hurdle to overcome. So much can go wrong! Baby can squirm...

What is Net Neutrality

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past year, you have likely heard of the term Net Neutrality. Our world has...

Please Stop Stereotyping My Sons

From the minute my oldest son was born, the threats began…veiled and in a joking manner mind you, but offensive nonetheless. Friends of ours,...

The Importance of Play: Thwarting Gun Violence at a Young Age

*This article was completed just minutes before the news of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida on February 14,...

Legalization of Medical Marijuana and Parenting

Medical Marijuana is a hot topic everywhere these days, from social media and college campuses to politics and doctors’ offices. Many states have legalized...

5 Reasons Why Every New Mother Needs Maternity Photos

  For some pregnancy is a magical time, for others not so much…but no matter which way you feel about your 9 months with child,...

Make College Affordable: Tips for Finding College Scholarships

Most people believe that college scholarships are only available to the crème de la crème. However, there are thousands of scholarships from all kinds...

All You Need to Know About a Vegetarian Child

  So, your child wants to be a vegetarian or maybe was never really into meat from the start? No worries, being a vegetarian is...

The Benefit of Karate For Kids

If you have watched any of the old karate movies, you may think that karate for kids is a terrible idea, fearing it will...

10 (very) awkward things to say to a new mom

Motherhood is a beautiful new thing. You join a new community of “mothers” that offers so much advice and help. Although most people celebrate...

What parents need to know about the opioid epidemic

Drug overdoses have become the leading cause of death of Americans under 50, with 2/3’s of those deaths from opioids. Recently, President Trump declared...

5 Pregnancy Safe Stretches

Congratulations on your pregnancy! Now, bring on the back and hip pain. Want to do something about it? Try stretching. For the most part,...

10 Tips to Designing small organized playrooms

Playrooms. They are the epitome of a double-edged sword; A must have if you have any hopes for a (somewhat) toy-free living area, but...

11 UNIQUE BOOKS TO ADD TO YOUR CHILD’S LIBRARY

Are you tired of reading the same classic books to your children every night? Whether you simply cannot sit through another reading of Goodnight...

My Pledge to Peace and Positivity in the New Year

It has been a rough year, folks. Parents out there are likely all feeling the same way – we spend our days sheltering our...

Parents as the Problem – Why We Need to Stop Overscheduling...

Children learn through play. We see it, we hear it, we know it, yet as parents many of us seem to, at some point...

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