Whatever your religious beliefs, Easter Sunday is celebrated by so many with family dinners and vacation, with the delight on kids faces as they discover trails left by the Easter bunny or with Jesus, your God or your personal belief system.… Read the rest
Ever think about the way you talk about work to your kids? I started my company the same year that I gave birth to my first child and have been running it through the birth of all four of my kids.… Read the rest
Now that we’re all settled into those new workout routines we embarked upon in January, it’s time to shift our focus to the really important part: what to wear while we’re getting fit! My friend Kristin McGee, aka The Bendi Girl, tells us about the pieces of her yoga wardrobe that she can’t live without.… Read the rest
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.
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