You guys. Please accept my apologies for making this announcement here on the blog 11 days after baby #4 was born. I’m just now starting to get my act together. I wanted to introduce you to our little miracle, Crosby Riley.
The most ironic thing about pregnancy is that you develop mommy brain, yet this time in your life brings a host of things to remember. Thankfully, the books and apps are there to remind you what not to eat, how many calories to intake, what symptoms you may be feeling and how important it is to take a prenatal vitamin.
I never thought I’d need a FOURTH registry, but I donated almost all of my baby items two weeks before I found out I was pregnant. Through the years, my registries have gotten shorter, but more efficient. Here are five tips to keep in mind.
If you’ve read some of my most recent blog posts, you’ll see that my husband and I are finding more ways to save money as we wait for the birth of our fourth child. It’s been really great to see how some small changes can have such an impact on our bank account.
No matter how hard we may try to prevent it, our kids will still get sick. We are on week number four of some cold that’s going around in our house. ? It seems to have gotten each one of my kids, including me. While expected during the winter months, us moms still need to be prepared.
I’ve never been too busy to notice a pregnancy. I’ve always been very in tune with my body and new almost right away. Not this time. Someone call the TLC Network and tell them you know someone who’d be great for their show “I Didn’t Know I Was Pregnant.”
Thanksgiving is next week and I’m officially excited for the holiday season. I bought three gifts today and somehow feel accomplished. And while you’re also thinking about ways to help others this holiday season, I’ve found a few different options to consider.
We are leaving for Disney World in less than a week and I could not be more excited. I’m also a bit nervous because you never know how your kids will do on the plane ride. Fortunately, we’ve all flown together before. Here are some busy ideas to help you pack when traveling on an airplane with a toddler.
I recently read a book by Dr. Stuart Shanker called SELF-REG: How to Help Your Child (and You) Break the Stress Cycle and Successfully Engage with Life. In the book, Dr. Shanker shares practical advice for parents to help their kids engage calmly and successfully in learning and life.
Iced Coffee Day is happening this month on May 25 and Dunkin’ Donuts will donate $1 to the Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, for every iced coffee purchased. As a mom who could use a pick me up at any time of day, I’ll definitely be heading to my local Dunkin’ to participate in such a worthy cause.
The cool thing about the photo cube is that there are six sides, allowing you to use six photos. It’s a pretty clever way to showcase your pics. While this gift is great for Mother’s Day, it can work for any special occasion.