CHILDREN

help children talk

If your child has a speech impediment, you’re likely to feel like you’ve done something wrong along the way. There are many reasons your...
children manners

Good manners and basic etiquette may seem like an aged and dying practice, but it certainly is not. Think for yourself how many times...

BABIES

As any parent or childcare professional knows, communicating with babies isn’t always easy. Although youngsters often have a clear idea of what they want,...
baby-sleeping

Leo was four months old when I realized I had not slept a full night in almost a year.  Between first trimester bathroom breaks,...

PREGNANCY

pregnancy-symptoms

Looking back on my two pregnancies, I realize it really was a beautiful and special time in my life. If you had told me...

For many years it was believed that once a woman became pregnant she should just lounge on the couch and rest for hours on...
epidural

(Not intended as medical advice. Please consult your doctor) Should I Get an Epidural? When I was pregnant with Leo, I became fixated on the childbirth...