fbpx
My firstborn daughter has always been a breeze. She was a dream baby who ate and slept when I wanted her to, and save for a typical bout with testing her limits at age three, she was growing into...
“Lean in”. If you haven’t heard this (slightly dated) popular catchphrase by now, it means to grab opportunities and embrace them without hesitation. While the phrase typically applies to women shattering ceilings in the workplace, what if I flipped the script and challenged...
I’m a big fan of sleeping. I mean, to some degree we all are--but I really, really love it. I would take a nap every day if possible, and I’m absolutely dependent on at least eight hours of shut-eye...
"Mommy, it says on here that breast is best... but you said you wanted to give our new baby a bottle?!" My very inquisitive ten year old was reading the label on a box of sanitizing bags, meant for...
I am Mom to two boys, ages seven and eleven, and they were the cutest and sweetest babies. They were cuter and sweeter than all other babies. Did you feel this way? That euphoric, sleep-deprived feeling that they were...
Birmingham Mom Collective recently chatted with Dr. Deborah Sema at Oxmoor Valley Orthodontics to talk about the topic all parents (and their wallets) dread . . . BRACES! But Dr. Sema assures us this is not something we should...
One of the easiest ways to teach young children responsibility is to teach them to do chores. In addition to responsibility, teaching young children household chores helps them learn self-reliance and competency. When we give young children chores, they...

Hop on the Coolbus

0
How many times as a mom have you looked at your calendar and panicked because it is full of drop offs and pickups. One child needs to be somewhere at “X” time, another child needs to be on the...

The Transition Years

0
When my eldest daughter was a toddler she refused to leave the house without a miniature stuffed animal in tow. The animal choice was always on rotation. One week it was a floral printed purple puppy carried in a...
When you imagine cloth diapers, you probably think about big squares of cotton and safety pins and plastic pants, right? If so, I have news for you: the cloth diapers of today are not your grandmother's cloth diapers! If...

Stay Connected

8,266FansLike
3,240FollowersFollow
95FollowersFollow
438FollowersFollow

In + Around Birmingham

10 Must-See Murals Around Birmingham

0
Birmingham is full of life and color, and the murals around our fair city bring so much light and love to it's buildings. Ever...