If you have stumbled upon this post because you are suffering from morning sickness, I am so very sorry. The good news is, I've never heard of a woman having morning sickness after giving birth, so there is an end in sight! 😉 First of all, it's total B.S. that it's called MORNING sickness. That … Continue reading Tips for Coping with Morning Sickness: the Good, the Gross and the Ugly
Do you love to bake and have a little one who loves to "help"? Are you looking for a fun activity to bond with your child? Baking with toddlers can be fun (as long as you aren't hangry for sweets NOW and aren't in the right mindset to be patient - I have definitely been … Continue reading My 5 Tips for Baking with Toddlers
I LOVE babywearing. Seriously, besides diapers, my baby carrier is my #1 must-have item as a new parent. I don't proclaim to be an expert on babywearing, but here I'll share with you how it's helped me and some tips and resources to get started. What is babywearing? "Babywearing is the practice of keeping your … Continue reading Babywearing 101: Why I love my baby carriers and how you can get started
We have done this to ourselves, I think. I'm not below bribing my kid for good behavior during a trip out. It has seemed so worth it to promise a small, inexpensive trinket at the end of each shopping trip so that my daughter will behave. If we're at Target, usually it's one of those … Continue reading We’re Parents of a 3-year-old, not Child Abductors!
So, my daughter hates bugs. Selectively. Spiders are a big no no. Bees? Don't even get her started. Ladybugs are cool in her book, and so are butterflies. Flies are Hell's creation. Once a fly got stuck in our car (as they do). It was a normal, tiny, harmless fly, but my daughter was convinced … Continue reading Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite!