Choosing the right pediatrician for you and your child is possibly the singular most important selection you make when it comes to your child’s health. You make every decision regarding their health and wellbeing with this individual. You need to establish a close professional relationship with someone you can trust. Here are a few steps… Continue reading Shopping for Your Pediatrician (& what you might be missing)
The Regina Georges of the world are the worst, and they are everywhere. Despite my preconceived notions, they don’t disappear once we hit a certain age or milestone. Mommy friends, co-workers, neighbors, so-called friends, or family can easily slip into this Regina-like personality and that is so frightening. For those of you who miss the… Continue reading Mean Girls.
Hello, everyone! I’m Cassie, I am a mommy friend of Alison. Although, our friendship started long before we added the mom title. We met on Facebook years ago and have still stayed in touch. She has documented many of the big moments in my life with her photography, consoled me in my late night whines through… Continue reading DIY of the Day: Busy Bags by Cassie
In 1998, I fell in love. I read my first Harry Potter book. I grew up with the series, alongside the trio, learning about life as they did. J.K. Rowling taught me many fundamentals of life itself through the seven part saga that I hold so dear. Harry Potter has always been like a family to me.… Continue reading How ‘Harry Potter’ Made Me a Better Mom.
It’s been 15 months and counting since we started the journey of breastfeeding together. I knew I was going to breastfeed before I had my daughter. If you ask anyone, they would tell you how the thing I was most nervous for was my ability to breastfeed, her ability to latch, etc – more than… Continue reading 15 Months & Counting.
Okay Moms, ready for a delicious Asian-inspired side dish or snack? This may be more for yourself, your husband (if he likes Asian cuisine flavors), or for older children. But I made this today for part of my lunch & I just had to share it! It is only 80 calories and I am not… Continue reading 80 Calorie Cucumber Sesame Salad.
Oh, how Facebook reminds us of our brightest and darkest days. This was the day that I was diagnosed with cancer. I remember it like it was yesterday. But it feels like a lifetime ago. I recall exactly the way I felt. Even the memory of how it felt to face my own mortality for… Continue reading 5 Years: A Haunting & A Blessing.