Postpartum and the Anxiety That Goes Along With It

For those that know me or see me I social situations may not ever know I have dealt with anxiety for as long as I can remember. My first memory of my anxiety goes back to 3rd grade. I would frequent the nurse’s office with a sore stomach. I didn’t know it then, but it…

4 Big Obstacles Facing Working Parents

The number of families with two working parents rose from 31% in 1970 to 46% in 2015. Working parents now, just as before, find themselves faced with many obstacles. Below are some of the age old challenges that still require attention for anyone in a two income family. Affordable Childcare When find out you’re having…

The Ultimate Pre-Baby Checklist

You’re pregnant…Now what? You just found out you are expecting.  You’re excited and scared about the months ahead.  There’s so much to be done that your head is spinning… but it doesn’t necessarily have to.  We put together a comprehensive list of resources for expectant parents. With this list in hand you’ll have a great…

6 Suggestions For Better Oral Hygiene

Dental health is important for a lot of different reasons, not least of which is the fact that maintaining healthy teeth is an important part of our self-image. There are a lot of people who give the health of their teeth and gums less thought than they really deserve. If you yourself have realized that…

Mom Blog Marketing Tips

If you’re looking for parenting tips, quick dinner recipes, what to do about something related to your spouse or parenting, you’re likely on a mom blog. Today, mom blogs are all the rage. Moms are both reading and writing them. So that said, how can you make yours stand out from the rest? Here are…

5 Things To Do Before Going on Maternity or Paternity Leave

You’re expecting! Congrats, mama/papa! If you’re a working parent-to-be you’ll be taking some time off after the arrival of your new child. Here are 5 things to do before you go on maternity or paternity leave. 1- Review your employer’s family leave policy and any additional benefits If you are actively working the first thing…

Five Ways Children Learn Through Play

There is more to playing than meets the eye. Children learn a lot while they play, and it is important to give your children the space to observe and interact with things on their own terms. This leads to many discoveries and helps to develop their understanding of how things work. Some people believe that…