kids

What’s In Your Baby’s Wet Wipes?

Several years ago, I made the decision to be a conscious consumer. As I got older, my health became more and more precious to me. And so, I started to care about what I was exposed to in my environment, what I put on my skin, and what I’m ingesting that I think is okay […] Read more…

The Truth About My Mornings

I know most of us moms would love to appear as though we have everything under control. And if we don’t, we might just pretend to others, and ourselves, that we do. We want the world to think that by the time we’ve arrived at work, getting the kids out of bed and dressed was […] Read more…

15 Spot On Quotes About Life From Children’s Books

Now here’s a refreshing twist to some life wisdom; golden nuggets extracted from children’s books. I was so happy to come across the original article on BuzzFeed and boy, did it take me down memory lane. Were you a fan of Roald Dahl, Alice in Wonderland, Dr. Seuss and Peter Pan, just to name a […] Read more…

What Most Parents Are Doing Wrong

The first thought that crossed my mind when I found out I was pregnant with my first child was, “What if I’m not a good mom?” And I think that this is a question I could potentially be asking myself for the rest of my life. When I told Marina I was nervous about becoming […] Read more…

These 18 Kids Describe Love Better Than Adults Do

Kids just say the darndest things, don’t they? With their all-honesty say-it-as-it-is demeanor, kids have the ability to tug at our heartstrings, make us laugh out loud, and even get us really thinking about life. We can never forget the great advice from this 9-year-old boy about the secret of life. Or this great divorce […] Read more…

How To Travel With Toddlers (And Have Fun)

When I found out I was pregnant with my first child, I remember someone said to me, “It’s a good thing that you’ve done your share of traveling, cause now that you’re having a baby, things like traveling is about to become more complicated.” I smiled politely, but a thought did cross my mind: “Really? […] Read more…

7 Things I Wish I Knew Before Having A Baby

I still remember the moment my doctor confirmed what three home-pregnancy tests had already told me (and was still sinking in) – I was going to have a baby. That was almost four years ago. My first thought in that moment was, “Really? Pregnant so fast?”. Somehow in my mind I thought it would take […] Read more…