Will Your Doc Be This Dedicated to Deliver Your Baby?
When it comes to giving birth, we all want to make sure we have the most qualified, educated, and practiced professionals on hand—but there’s never a guarantee that the doctor we choose will be able to be there when the moment comes to deliver your baby.… Read the rest
The Lilly Pulitzer Scandal
You simply can’t unsee the upsetting sketches that were on display at the Lilly Pulitzer headquarters during a recent New York magazine photo shoot. The two drawings depict an unhappy-looking plus-sized woman with the captions, “Put it down, carb face,” and “Just another day of fat, white, and hideous.”
As a woman who’s had my own share of body issues through the years (show me one woman of any size or body type who hasn’t), an entrepreneur who’s built her business around helping women feel confident no matter their shape (hello bump!), and also a long-time admirer of Lilly Pulitzer’s fun, sunny styles, I couldn’t believe that someone thought it was okay to display such hateful imagery in their office.… Read the rest
Would You Leave Your Kid with Lindsay Lohan?
My jaw nearly dropped to the floor when I read where Lindsay Lohan was serving her latest community service stint, and you might not believe it either. The troubled starlet is currently whittling down her hours of service at a Brooklyn daycare center!… Read the rest
Don’t Let Your Placenta Out of Your Sight
Authored by: The Rock n’ roll Doula
Call it what ever you like but for the love of all things holy, don’t let anyone pick up your placenta from the hospital, put it in their car, take it somewhere you’ve never been and bring it back to you as a jar of capsules.… Read the rest
Mad Men Baby Names
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that Mad Men just ended, leaving us with a major hole in our Sunday night grown-up time. While a lot of fans have analyzed the wardrobe choices, camera angles, and even reading material featured on the show, the thing that’s always fascinated me most about Mad Men are the names of the characters themselves.… Read the rest
Kids + Violence on TV = A Lot of Big Questions
The other day, I went to turn on the TV so my littlest ones could watch Disney Junior, but what popped up on the screen wasn’t Doc McStuffins and her crew.… Read the rest
Do Your Kids Believe in God?
I love staying up on the latest research and knowledge on our little ones (there’s still so much we don’t know about how tiny brains develop!) and was particularly interested in a new book by psychologist Lisa Miller: The Spiritual Child. … Read the rest
Baby Naming Tips from Will & Kate
First off, let’s crack open the champagne (or sparkling cider if you’re expecting) in honor of Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana! She looks absolutely gorgeous, and that name pulls at my heartstrings every time I hear it.… Read the rest