How I Breastfed & Weaned My Toddler

How I Breastfed & Weaned My Toddler

In my post, Realizations of a Breastfeeding Mother, I talked about my decision to nurse beyond my son’s first birthday. I wanted our nursing and weaning journey to be a natural one. I was ready to take my son’s lead and continue breastfeeding as long as he...
Gender Reveal Party

Gender Reveal Party

All pregnant moms day dream about this question. Is this little bundle of joy in my belly a boy or a girl? Expecting mamas have a choice to find out the sex of their babies during pregnancy or to be surprised at birth. With both my little ones I decided to find out...
Centering Group Prenatal Care

Centering Group Prenatal Care

During my first pregnancy I choose to participate in CenteringPregnancy® Group Prenatal Care. Initially I opted for Centering appointments because groups met in the evenings, which nicely accommodated our household schedule. Ease of scheduling was just one of the many...
Tips for Traveling with Little Ones

Tips for Traveling with Little Ones

Tis the season for holiday travel. In fact, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, the day before Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years are the busiest times for long distance travel in the U.S. We want to be with our loved ones for the holidays so we...
Building Baby’s Library

Building Baby’s Library

Recently I wrote about the importance of reading to children in the post Foundations in Literacy Learning.  Yes, reading everyday to even the littlest of little ones is crucial to building the foundation of their future learning. Now I’m going to help you build...