What I Learned Having a Preemie

  My sweet baby Rosie is almost 6 weeks old!  I'm not sure where the time has gone, but it has gone fast.  Her pregnancy and birth was a whirlwind and she made … [Read More...]

Rosie’s Story: Our Placenta Accreta Diagnosis

At the first of the year, my husband and I found out that we were expecting our 5th child. It was the day before his 35th birthday. We had been trying to get pregnant for … [Read More...]

Finnbin Baby Box

Finnbin Baby Box, Baby Shower Gift As a mom of 4, soon to be 5 kids, I sometimes feel like I've seen every baby product on the market. I feel like we've tried and used a … [Read More...]

The Benefits of Seeing an Orthodontist by Age 7

*Guest Post   Orthodontic treatment isn’t just for teenagers – many children may benefit from early treatment.   Ladera Ranch, CA – When you think … [Read More...]

Advice to a First Time Mom

This post is brought to you by Boudreaux’s Butt Paste® and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. #sponsored   Looking back to when I had my first child, I … [Read More...]

Spreading Pampers Cheer

Each year as we begin a new year, I like to reflect on the year before and see if and when I've been able to make a difference. As parents, we lead by example and our … [Read More...]

Balancing Family Life and Sleep Schedules for Kids

Sleep Schedules for Kids In our home, we have a wide range of ages.  My oldest is twelve, while the youngest is twenty months.  I have two more kids in between, and they … [Read More...]

Winter Survival Tips for Cold and Flu Season (Giveaway)

Winter Survival for Cold and Flu Season This time of year tends to be a hard one for me. We are through many of the holidays, it's bitter cold, and it seems like someone … [Read More...]

Early Orthodontic Treatment for Kids – What is it?

Dr. Chris Stansbury of Wired Orthodontics explains when children can benefit from early interventive orthodontic treatment.   Austin, TX - Did you know that … [Read More...]

Back to School #KidsGoals With Gymboree

Setting #KidsGoals School is just about in full swing here in our home. My older two boys started last week in 4th and 6th grade and my 4 year old will start Pre-K next … [Read More...]

Earn Gifts and Savings With Pampers Rewards

How Many Diapers? In the last 11 years, I estimate that our family has used over 25,000 diapers. That's a lot of diaper changes between 4 kids! Our youngest, who is … [Read More...]

Essentials for Summer Outings with Baby (Giveaway)

Summer Outings With Baby This summer, we've been on the go most days. The kids have loved to go swimming, play at the park, spend time at the children's museum and more. … [Read More...]

Family Fun at Cherry Hill in Utah

Cherry Hill, Your Family Friendly Destination With 4 kids, we are constantly on the lookout for family friendly activities that everyone would enjoy. As a little girl, I … [Read More...]

Sears Grand Reopening At Jordan Landing ($100 Gift Card Giveaway)

Sears Jordan Landing, Grand Reopening For many years, Sears has been my go to for many items when I am shopping. I remember scouring many stores years ago, looking for a … [Read More...]

Getting Healthy Before Getting Pregnant

We all know that living a healthy lifestyle is a must while you’re pregnant for the safety of the baby. But how healthy you are before pregnancy can also play a … [Read More...]

Potty Training: Boys Versus Girls

As of 3 months ago, my daughter is officially potty trained!  It was definitely an exciting milestone for us and a different experience.  I've potty trained two boys, but … [Read More...]

Should I Consider Getting Prenatal Genetic Testing?

Prenatal genetic testing includes screening and diagnostic procedures that are conducted throughout your pregnancy. Screening tests tell your doctor the risk that your … [Read More...]

Happy Mother’s Day To YOU!

  Each year, we have a day to celebrate women who fulfill the mom role in our lives. You could be celebrating be your mom, grandma, sister, friend or even you! … [Read More...]

Thank You Nurses, Giving Back to Those That Give

  I've always admired nurses. Their ability to give selflessly, care and their wealth of knowledge. As I've had my babies over the years, I've had so many … [Read More...]

Peace of Mind for Baby’s Feedings With BlueSmart mia

Bluesmart mia My youngest child is just 9 months old.   I returned to work when he was ten weeks and it was a very hard transition for me.  I've returned to work after 3 … [Read More...]