When she was pregnant with her daughter, she became very sick for the first three months and between throwing up and dealing with inconsiderate people, Line decided to start drawing cartoons to make light of the situation.
I spent time navigating the bustling aisles of baby products and services, which ranged from innovative and stylish (nursery decor) to practical (diapers and life insurance).
These hoppers are just what you need for an active preschooler when it’s too cold to go outside. They come in a few non-character designs, which delights me. Beware that the prices vary with design (what the what?) so click on each color on the product page to see how much it costs. Jill from […]
Sugru attracted my interest because it falls into the category of things I often buy my husband for Christmas. A little bit offbeat, innovative, and purportedly useful for accomplishing around-the-house chores. It looked like an open-ended tool that could solve a variety of problems, and then I forgot about it. When I saw these pictures […]
Winter! My kids are spending more time than I’d like rolling around on the living room floor. Why aren’t they playing with their toys? Making art? Reading books? Argh! I was inspired by Cool Mom Picks to get my son this toy because it appeals to that same water bottle flipping gene so many kids […]
As I document year after year, I am a bit obsessed with family holiday cards. (See the ones I actually sent out in 2011.) I love receiving them, so I feel obligated to send them. This isn’t an obligation I resent, actually. I look forward to selecting them and mailing them out. I realize MANY people […]
This post was sponsored by Well Beginnings. I want to thank Well Beginnings for inviting me to experience their new diaper line at a daytime party filled with happy babies and holiday treats. This early Christmas party got me thinking about the joys and stresses of having a brand new baby at the holidays! So, […]
Udderly Hot Mama nursing shirts are soft, stylish, and designed and made in the U.S.A. They make it easy to pull out your boob and look stylish.
Did you know that there are lending libraries for baby carriers, slings, and wraps? You can check them out to decide which is right for you.
If you have a picky toddler, it helps to try a ton of different things. Here are my go-to toddler meals and snacks for my 17-month old.
The woman behind your behind, Sara Blakely, best known for her invention of SPANX, was struck by a creative impulse during her 40th week of pregnancy, which gave birth to The Belly Art Project. This coffee table book, whose sale proceeds will go towards Every Mother Counts, is filled with highly stylized photographs of painted pregnant […]
Wanna just buy one outright? I don’t blame you, I got tired just writing about all these awesome projects. Three super cute (gender-neutral) play kitchens on amazon are Melissa & Doug’s wooden kitchen (more compact) and Kid Craft red retro (more deluxe, also comes in turquoise!!) or this stainless set just like modern times. I also encourage […]