Monday Giveaway Linky – Birthday/New Leaf Edition

Good Monday! Tomorrow is my birthday. I already had a nice present: the extra hour of sleep last night. It was terrific, especially this morning when I woke up and realized I had a whole ‘nother hour to sleep! I’m not very good at it, but I do love sleep. Improving that skill is high […]

Surf Excel Celebrates Children, Dirt in New Project

Surf Excel is a company that makes some of the world’s leading brands of laundry detergent, so I bet you are quick to make the same association I did: Surf Excel equals clean. Right? Are you with me?? We’re both wrong. At least, we’re wrong about “clean” being a theme in the new Kids Today […]

Baby’s First Months at Home – Your Anti-Stress Guide

On leaving maternity ward, anxiety can start to slowly build. Many parents worry, what if they never overcome that? Our specialists answer your most frequently asked questions. On the very first night back at home, how do you prevent anxiety setting in? If the pediatrician has allowed your baby to leave the maternity ward, this […]

Keep Track of Immunizations with Vaccination Scheduler

I learned recently about an iPhone app called Vaccination Scheduler and just HAD to share it with you. This little utility looks super handy and I find myself wishing that it existed 15 years ago. One of the things I really hate about registering kids for various activities in life is digging out the vaccination […]

Plan Ahead to Get More Time in Parenting

(Editor’s note: Please welcome Shelley’s very sage advice for those of us who need more time. Thanks, Shelley!) Planning Ahead Creates More Time – No Magic Needed Have you ever wished there were more hours in the day to get things done? Would it make any difference or would you still be wanting more? See, […]

5 Traits to Develop for Effective Work at Home Parenting

Please welcome Carol with some wisdom for parenting while working from home AND keeping your sanity. Thanks, Carol! When you work and you have kids, what you really have is two full-time jobs. Throw in a daily commute and it’s no wonder you’re lacking sleep and you can’t find a minute to yourself. While having […]