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innocence

innocence

Another week, another mass shooting in the U.S. As usual, we'll have the platitudes offered by those in power, the arguments about how now is 'not ...

the smile

the smile

This morning as he was walking down the stairs, my son said, "I love you." I think my heart jumped out of my chest for a second.  That got me think...

life's little luxuries

life's little luxuries

I was seriously ill last weekend, and people were offering advice like, "just stay in bed and sleep all day!" Dude, I have a toddler. My husband de...

Working Mom

Working Mom

Here's the honest truth: when I was on maternity leave, I felt like I might lose my mind. Now, part of that was the postpartum depression and anxie...

"Vacation"

"Vacation"

Moms and Dads, you know what I'm talking about. The concept of a family vacation completely changes after you have a little one. Forget about finis...

Mama Bear

Mama Bear

I always thought it was cliche to think of moms as 'mama bears'. After having a child of my own though, the comparison really does resonate.  Bear...

the easy way

the easy way

The Chicago Tribune recently shared an article discussing the difficulties parents face after a c-section birth: http://www.chicagotribune.com/life...

Control

Control

A lack of control. Trusting your instincts. Going with the flow.  My Myers-Briggs personality type is INTJ. I like to make decisions, strategize, a...

4 things I needed

4 things I needed

Hindsight is always 20/20. I was pretty darn lucky. I had a healthy, happy son who figured out how to sleep through the night fairly early on, and ...

PPD

PPD

Approximately 10 to 15% of women suffer from postpartum mood disorders, including postpartum depression, postpartum anxiety/OCD and postpartum psyc...

What's our mission?

What's our mission?

When we started this business, we wanted to make a difference. As new parents, we often felt lost and overwhelmed. Things that proved invaluable to...