October 25, 2014

Do More Knowing your Child is Safe

Levana Video Baby Monitor

We aren't getting much done these days. Between having newborn twins and a very recent move things feel a bit chaotic. The only hope I have of getting anything done at all is by using naptime and bedtime to my full advantage. The problem with that is I'm a bit on edge. My daughter's accident this … [Read more...]

Drowning Really is Silent

Drowning is Silent

I ran into the ER with mismatched clothes and wet hair. “My daughter was just brought in. She was in a pool accident.” I said. A pool accident. That’s what they’d called it when my friend’s little girl drowned a few years earlier. I wondered what it meant at the time but now, I couldn’t bring … [Read more...]

Fun Halloween Fashions from Stride Rite

Stride Rite Halloween

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Stride Rite. I received products to facilitate my review and thank me for my participation. After 3 boys, I'm loving all the adorable Halloween costume options that come with having a little girl. You know what I'm not loving? … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Car Seat

How to Choose a Car Seat

I’m fairly frugal by nature but one of the places I’ve never scrimped on is buying a car seat. Your child’s car seat could be, quite literally, a matter of life or death. My kids were in a roll over car accident a few years ago. It was terrifying to have to test out the effectiveness of our car … [Read more...]

How to Keep your Family Healthy During the Summer


This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of iVillage. The opinions and text are all mine. I love the routine that comes with back-to-school season but I'm always a bit sad to say goodbye to summer. And this summer has been a great one. Our summer has been filled with first … [Read more...]