Posts filed under: Parenting

Parenting After the Loss of a Child: Hannah’s Reflection on Grief, Guilt, and Joy

In 2016, I was 40 weeks pregnant when I was told my baby’s heart had stopped beating. I was 23 years old, and I didn’t know that babies could die,... Read More

Stay at Home Kid Activities to Get You Through COVID-19

I have been slowly gathering resources and ideas to keep our household running as smoothly as possible during these stressful times being stuck at home with kids. Here, you’ll find... Read More

25 Toddler & Preschool Activities at Home: Social Distancing with Kids

I feel you, mamas. We’re stuck at home with our kids while we practice social distancing during the Coronavirus. And we’re wondering what the hell we’re supposed to do with... Read More

Cloth Diapers 101: 9 Cloth Diapering Tips for Moms Who Hate Laundry!

Oh laundry. A new mom’s worst nightmare. I hate laundry. I don’t know why; I just do. In fact, my hatred for doing laundry almost pushed me away from trying... Read More

11 Best Diaper Bag Backpacks of 2020 (Mom Tested & Approved)

Why carry a diaper bag backpack? I chose one for two reasons. First, tons of storage space that is super easy to organize. Second, it doesn’t make my back hurt like... Read More

Breast Milk Oversupply: What to Do When You Have Too Much

New moms dream of making too much breast milk. They imagine a freezer full of milk pouches and absolutely no worries about feeding their babies. However, most people don’t realize... Read More

What You Need to Know About the Emotions of Having a Rainbow Baby

Having a child after pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or neonatal death can be both exciting and terrifying. A child born after these traumatic events is usually called a rainbow baby. But... Read More

Movies + Children’s Books About Moving To Help Families Deal

If you are facing a move with young children, first of all, I SYMPATHIZE. I wrote all about my experience moving with kids, and believe me, it’s HARD. Luckily, I... Read More

I’m THAT Kid’s Mom. Here’s What I Wish You Knew.

Every parent knows those days—the ones where your kid seems out of control and you just want to scream. But even on our kids’ worst days, we always like to... Read More

Fun and Easy Kids Valentine Party Ideas

Valentine’s day is upon us, and for those of us who procrastinate (or who are just really busy), it’s JUST ABOUT TIME TO PANIC. But, fret ye not, mamas of... Read More