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...]

Getting Through Winter With a Sick Day Survival Kit (Giveaway)

This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and 20th Century Fox. All thoughts and reviews are my own. Sick Day These last few weeks have been a bit of … [Read More...]

Super Bowl LI Party Tips

  The big game is this weekend!  The Super Bowl LI is a time that friends and family get together to watch football, root for their favorite team, eat and … [Read More...]

Greatest School Nurse Contest + Giveaway

Sick Just Got Real Since we are officially deep into cold and flu season, its inevitable that sickness is going to be passed around. We've passed around the never ending … [Read More...]

Nominate a Nurse – Pampers Thank You Nurses Program

I am a part of the Pampers Baby Board! This post was written in partnership with Pampers, however all opinions remain my own.   Thank You Nurses! When I think … [Read More...]

Knott’s Berry Farm Review for Families

Knott's Berry Farm Review Last month, our family headed out on a fun vacation in Southern California. We had been planning it for quite some time and we were all … [Read More...]

Giving Back, Aflac Holiday Helpers

Aflac Holiday Helpers The holidays can be a fun and exciting time for many. You might think of holiday treats, shopping, concerts, lights and Santa visits. Although this … [Read More...]

What Are Common Orthodontic Solutions?

If your child needs orthodontic treatment, you may be wondering what options are available. Dr. Michael Stosich, a Grayslake orthodontist, explains common treatment … [Read More...]

The Ultimate Baby Registry (Giveaway)

The Ultimate Baby Registry When you first find out that you are expecting a baby, there's a whirlwind of emotion. It's such an exciting time and so much to prepare for. … [Read More...]

Join Aflac in the Fight Against Childhood Cancer

This post is sponsored by Aflac. I was compensated for writing it, but all opinions are 100% mine.   A Mother's Love Just over eleven years ago, I became a … [Read More...]

Sweet Dreams for Baby with Évolur Mattresses

  Sweet Dreams for Baby When you bring a new baby home, you quickly learn that sleep is sacred. Babies love to wake up at night and many of mine had their days … [Read More...]

Fueling For Fun: Protein Berry Pancakes

  Growing up, I always heard the saying that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I definitely believe it. I know how much more focused and motivated I am … [Read More...]

Telemedicine – Physician Visit In Your Own Home

  Using Health Technology As a busy mom of 4, time is precious. I work part time outside the home, am constantly on the go with my kids and have so much to do … [Read More...]

A Twist on Camping, Glamping at Conestoga Ranch

Glamping in Utah I will be the first one to admit that I don't love camping. I like being outdoors, but the whole sleeping in a tent on a mattress that is bound to go … [Read More...]

Pampers Easy Ups, The Easiest Way to Underwear

  New Pampers Easy Ups The last few months, we have been in potty training mode with our 3 year old daughter. We still aren't quite there, but are making … [Read More...]

When Your Child is Sick: FeverAll®, Be Fever-Ready

As a mother, I've come to realize that there's nothing more disheartening than when your child is sick. For me, it comes with a mix of emotions including stress, fear and … [Read More...]