5 Tips For Encouraging Healthy Eating Habits Early

  Most parents have one common question and a common goal when it comes to feeding their children, "How can I raise my child to...

Lubricants and Conception

Should you toss the lube while trying to conceive? It may be a lingering question for many couples on the road to creating life. While some...

Calcium is Essential to a Healthy Breastfeeding Experience Here’s Why

Part of becoming a mother is the new reality where we begin to put the needs of someone else, usually a tiny and demanding...

Our Thouhts on the NFL Protest and Why You Should Be...

Last week, The NFL spoke to Americans and the world with a silent action that has rung loudly throughout stadiums, homes, dinner tables, and...

Always Love Your Mom: A Son’s Perspective

Relationships are complicated and change over time, especially our relationships with our mothers. Not everyone grew up with an involved mother in their life....

Handbag Day 2018

It’s comfortable, manageable, useful, and it’s your everyday go-to source when you have errands to run. We’re talking handbags! A much-needed and uniquely styled...

9 ACTIVITIES TO ENJOY WITH YOUR BABY AND DOG

Almost half of the households in the United States have a dog. Adding a new baby into the family can change the dynamics and...

5 Ways to “Go Green” Without Changing Your Lifestyle: Baby Edition

Babies can have a big impact on the environment for such little people! Help lessen your babies ecological footprint by making these 5 simple...

“Boys Will be Boys”-Theories on Men, Divorce, and How we Raise...

  According to a recent study by the legal website, Avvo, having a partner is more important to men. Specifically, 20% more women than men...

Car Seats: 5 Mistakes You May be Making

You might have read "5 Common Car Seat Mistakes" from Daily Mom, but we decided to write another one because, when it comes to...

7 Tips for Setting Boundaries with Grandparents

As a new mother, you're overwhelmed with excitement. Similarly you're parents-now grandparents- also experience such excitement. Sometimes, however; their excitement can come in the...

The Importance of Family Dinner with Boon

Growing up in a large family we ate dinner together every night. Sitting down to a home-cooked meal around the kitchen table to talk...

10 Tips: Bath Time Fun for Everyone

  Bath time is an essential part of any child’s routine. While some kids just love splashing away, others are more hesitant. And of course,...

Can We All Just Agree to Stop Calling Dads “Mr. Mom”

http://dailymom.com/nurture/dailydad/can-we-all-just-agree-to-stop-calling-dads-mr-mom/ Can we all just agree to stop calling dads "Mr. Mom?" I guess first and foremost, I should give you nice folks a little background...

Letters to Your Child, A Parents Guide to Journaling

It’s pretty cliche, but as every mother knows, our children grow up way too fast! Before we know it, they have surpassed crawling to...

How I’m Handling A Weight Plateau

There comes a point in every weight loss journey that we all dread. A weight plateau. No matter how dedicated you have been to...

Ten Busy Bag Ideas for Preschoolers

Looking to catch a minute to yourself? With little ones in the home, doing anything by yourself is a daily challenge. Forget cleaning the...

Researching Baby Products

When it comes to products for your baby -- lotion that will go on her skin, toys she'll love to chew, or car seats...

Nitrates In Homemade Baby Food

There is a growing trend to avoid foods like hot dogs, bacon, and other cured items because, although they may be delicious, the nitrates...

10 Best Books to Read While Pregnant

With the intimidating sea of books and information available on the topics of pregnancy, birth, and babies, it can be confusing and daunting to...

Benefits of Spanish Immersion Programs

Spanish Immersion programs have risen in commonality in the U.S. According to The Center for Applied Linguistics, there are over 1,000 language immersion schools...

The Comprehensive Guide to Choosing a Car Seat

If you're a parent to younger kids, you know that car seat guidelines have changed dramatically in recent years. So much so, in fact,...

What is All Saint’s Day?

All Saint’s Day is a Catholic Christian Holiday that occurs annually on November 1. For Catholics, this is considered a Holy Day...

7 Cyberbullying Tips Every Child Should Know

The use of tech to harass a person, or what’s commonly known as cyberbullying, is on the rise. Fifteen percent of students admit to...

6 Things to Consider Before You File a Lawsuit

You slipped and fell in a restaurant. You were rear ended at an intersection. Your doctor prescribed medication and you had unpleasant side effects. You tripped on...

Can you choose your baby’s gender?

  Are you the mom of three boys and you are just dying to get that baby girl you've always dreamed of? Or, maybe you...

Tips for Helping Your Child Adjust to a New School

As parents, we all want our children to be safe, happy, and healthy. We hope that as they start school, the first big step...

Prepping for Pre-K and Keeping it Minimal

I feel like it was just yesterday that my son was still latched onto me breastfeeding and I researching on my phone looking into...

Simple Ways to Make Your Child’s First Communion Special

  There are many special events in your child's life and a First Holy Communion may be one of them! This is a time in a...

Why You Don’t Need a Smart Phone App for That

In this era of iPads, tablets, iPhones, and androids, we as parents need to think before we download and decide whether we really need...

The Importance of Physical Play 

Our sedentary lifestyle in the United States is literally killing our children. As a society we need to begin focusing on the importance of play....

How to encourage an attitude of gratitude

Thanksgiving will be celebrated and gone, but how do you encourage an “attitude of gratitude” all year long in your child? Saying “thank you”...

The Effects of Clutter (and how to manage it)

As the confetti flew and the ball dropped on New Year’s Eve, resolutions were made and announced for all to hear. For some reason,...

The 411 On GMO’s And Kids

  Much of the food we eat today is laced with high-risk food ingredients. GMO’s are no stranger to most of society’s diets, yet it...

5 Tips for Active Nursing Mamas

You've been given the okay from your doctor and you are ready to get back to the gym, your yoga class or maybe you...

What Should Be In Your Baby’s Medicine Cabinet

Are you preparing for your first child and wondering exactly what you will need to keep him clean and healthy? We are here to...