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The Ultimate Guide to Green School Supplies Looking for eco-friendly solutions for school shopping this year? We’ve created six easy to use guides that break down some of the best green options for back to school basics. From easy to find brands who are making an eco effort to more unique, stylish and sustainable supplies that you would normally have to dig to find. We hope ...  Continue Reading
Busting the Myth of the "Natural" Mother The notion that there is one way or experience of mothering is not only inaccurate, it is quite literally dangerously false. Only by sharing our truths and challenging the prevailing, warped narrative of motherhood will we combat the shame and silence that threaten our health and happiness.  Continue Reading
Newborns Sleeping Through the Night: A Dangerous Myth It seems as if every decade delivers a new scheme to get even our youngest babies to sleep through the night. And yep, I figured we were just about due for a book titled The Sleepiest Baby on the Block or 50 Shades of Baby Slumber when, this past lovely Sunday afternoon, I was confronted by the ...  Continue Reading
Beyond Screens: Creative Ideas to Keep Kids Busy Our kids are shaped by what they see and do. Very young children can become wired for overstimulation by screen time as well as the kind of commercial playthings that use sound, light, and movement to hold their attention. Here are plenty of toy and screen-free play ideas to help children play more creatively, cooperate more easily, ...  Continue Reading
5 Mind-Blowing Ideas to Get Kids Excited About Science From dinosaurs to the stars, most young children are naturally excited about science. Unfortunately, that enthusiasm sometimes fades as kids grow older, especially if science has been taught to them in a dull way or is somehow perceived as being uncool. You can help restore your child’s enthusiasm by engaging in discussions about some of the most ...  Continue Reading
6 Lessons I Learned in the NICU I became a NICU mom on October 27, 2006. Our twin baby “b” was born with pneumonia in her small lungs, and was hooked up to a ventilator for 10 days. Once home, I discovered that coming home from the hospital didn’t mean sunshine and unicorn kisses. After talking to other NICU moms, here ...  Continue Reading

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