10 Clever Life Hacks for Parents

As parents we could all use a helping hand here and there. Sometimes there are simple little tricks that can make this parenting thing go a lot easier and keep both mom and baby happy. Check out some of these really clever life hacks for parents that will help you save your sanity as well as get the most out of the products you probably have around the house. Who thought of the word life hacks to describe these tips {Read More}

Best Foods for Baby Development During Pregnancy

You are probably already aware of the importance of taking prenatal vitamins during pregnancy. Did you know that certain things in your diet can help in your baby’s development? You can give your baby an early start by choosing the right foods for baby development during pregnancy. Likewise, some food choices can actually have a negative impact on baby’s development.   Most of us want to eat healthy during pregnancy, but with morning sickness, food aversions, and wild cravings that {Read More}

10 Neat Ideas to Announce Your Pregnancy

Finding out you’re pregnant is usually an exciting event. One that you want to share with everyone. Announcing to friends and family that you’re expecting can be a joyous time, especially when you do so in a fun and creative way. Whether it’s your first pregnancy or your third, here are some neat ideas to announce your pregnancy! Bun in the Oven – This is a popular idea I’ve seen across the Internet when searching for ideas to announce my {Read More}

Hair and Makeup Tips for Sleep-Deprived Moms

Before having kids I was always one to obsess over how my hair looked and never left the house without some lip gloss on. That all changed after having a baby, of course. I went from taking x amount of time fixing and styling my hair to just throwing it in a bun the minute I woke up. At times, I even slept with it up! Then again, I was in auto pilot mode for the first 3 months. Do {Read More}

The Truth About Work from Home Moms

When you become a mother, one of the biggest decisions you make is whether you will return to work or stay home to raise your family. Fortunately with so many work from home opportunities popping up, more mothers are finding ways to be home while still earning an income. The problem is how society views work from home moms. I’ve seen it time and time again and have experienced this myself as a work from home mom. I’ve often seen {Read More}

The Infamous Mom Jeans Are In!

I’m not one to follow the latest trends in fashion. I wear what I like and what’s comfortable, which consists of mostly tees and jeans. While some fashion forward moms like to stay on top of the trends, most of us are too busy and tired running after the kids to care. After all, most mornings you’re lucky if you remembered to brush your teeth, right? However, here is one trend you may already be following – mom jeans are {Read More}

What Changes After Having a Baby?

As you prepare for parenthood, you’re probably well aware that many things are not going be the same. You may have heard plenty of tips from experienced parents about sleepless nights and such. What really changes after having a baby that people don’t tell you? Well, get ready to be enlightened. Having a baby changes EVERYTHING. It transforms your body into a remarkable temporary housing for the life that is soon to come. It changes your bank account for sure. {Read More}

How to Shed the Baby Weight Naturally

When you’ve carried a baby, your body naturally goes through some serious physical changes. I’m not just talking about the extra pounds; your hips also expand as your body made room to carry a human being. You may not ever fit back into your favorite skinny jeans and that’s OK. Within time, your body will resume its pre-pregnancy proportions as your uterus shrinks and once you’ve stopped lactating. It is very common for women to carry around a little extra {Read More}

Work From Home Opportunities for Moms

As a new mom you want nothing more than to spend every minute you can with your little one. For some women, staying home with baby is easily an option. For others, financial responsibilities make it very difficult or unfeasible to make this happen. Fortunately for those struggling with the decision to stay home or return to work due to financial reasons, there are many work from home opportunities for moms. When my first was born I couldn’t bear the {Read More}

Mom Confessions

At some point or another, most parents feel as though they are doing things wrong or that they’ve turned out to be bad parents. The truth is there is no such thing as THE perfect parent. Everyone does things a little differently and usually what works best for them. So before you doubt yourself in some of the choices you’ve made or things you have done, hear what honest parents say in this segment on mom confessions. Common Mom Confessions {Read More}