summer savings for kids

“Yawn”. . .”I’m bored, mom.” “I’m bored.” It’s an all too common phrase in the summer for kids who have had a jammed-pack school year. Keeping kids entertained 24/7 is not only impossible and unnecessary but expensive. Here are a…

bridging the (age) gap

When you have one kid who is entertained by an empty plastic bottle rolling around on the floor and a kid who prefers to play XBox or ride his skateboard or bike through the neighborhood, it’s hard to imagine how…

post-baby body

Me, circa 2001 (Who knows? Size 2?) I decided to blog about losing the baby weight because I know it’s something a lot of people fear, struggle with, or rock at. It’s definitely a conversation that comes up with many…

law and order, baby!

The American Association of Pediatrics discourages television viewing for children under two years of age. No one balks when Liv watches Sesame Street or even a little of the mind-numbing, stupidity of SpongeBob with her dad. But what about the…