Before taking advice from anyone on traveling with kids, I believe it is important to know their qualifications. To put you at ease, I have, by plane, by train, and by automobile, domestically and internationally, traveled tout seul with all four of my kids and believe me, even with the best skills, things can go awry!… Read the rest
As the Ides of March slipped by last week (March 15) it got me thinking about the powerful Shakespearian play Julius Caesar and what a surprisingly strong effect it had on me as a child. As I began to think of the many questions raised by the play, about the relationship between fate and free will, it seemed an incredibly appropriate source of inspiration for discussion and of course, for my favorite: baby names. … Read the rest
Paging Margarita Marasigan, RN, CCE! Margarita, this week’s guest blogger, has some great tips for traveling mamas who are breastfeeding.
As the holiday season approaches and you travel with your baby to be with loved ones, here are eight helpful tips to make breastfeeding while traveling a smooth ride:
- Wear comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly clothing and have a coverup handy.
Chrissy Teigen bravely spoke out about postpartum depression in a recent Glamour article. For many women, it’s a hard reality to learn that the happiest moments of your life can also bring significant physical and emotional changes, often making those moments feel desperate and sad.… Read the rest
We’re continuing our guest blog series, where we tap into some of the top experts in baby showers, event planning and design, with another great party idea from Helen Guzman, of Bonito Design. Tell us what you think in the comments!… Read the rest
Going for a bit of a sleigh ride this holiday? Whether your holiday travels include an overpriced, cramped flight with middling snacks and far few too toilets or a long car ride with, well, zero toilets on board—you will want to be prepared.… Read the rest
I love the holidays. My four tiny loves’ faces all lit up, festive music, yummy cookies for Santa (usually store bought, but they still count!), and all the pretty presents under the tree just waiting to be opened by their little hands.… Read the rest
We’re having a blast with our baby shower guest blog series, and we hope you’re feeling inspired! For a recap, check out ideas for a baby shower dads will love and some great baby shower favor ideas from Jeff Hughes from The Huestudio & Company.… Read the rest
Hola, I am thrilled to be here as Rosie Pope’s guest blogger. My name is Helen Guzman, founder of Bonito Design, a company that styles events in New York City. Our love of beauty, simplicity, celebrations and modern design all come together in our events. … Read the rest
It felt good to sit around the dining room table on Thanksgiving, sharing what we are grateful for with family and friends. However, by the time we got to dessert the touching conversation was somewhat forgotten. This year, why not allow this sentiment to truly make a difference in your life?… Read the rest