Midwest winters are hard, especially for southern transplants like myself.  The cold weather and icy terrain leave me feeling trapped.  My once-docile baby is now an energetic toddler who needs to run, jump, swing, and climb.  It breaks my...
I think every parent has an idea in their head of whether or not they’re a “good” parent. I definitely felt like I was a pretty good mom and that I was doing the best job I could. However,...
To my son, Something caught my attention the other day. I suddenly realized that you are not a baby anymore. You are a toddler, and you are becoming a little boy right before my eyes. It excites me to see you...
We’re officially in gardening season. Now, my thumb isn’t as green as I’d like it to be, but I still enjoy it. I’ve grown everything from strawberries, jalapenos and tomatoes to purple heirloom peppers, green beans and carrots. We...
Things were clicking along nicely for me with my firstborn until that fateful day in the shampoo aisle of Target. My content little baby somehow transformed into a tantrum-throwing toddler, making a shrieking sound just like a pterodactyl, along...
“Oh, boy! You’re brave,” a well-meaning lady said to me as we walked through the doors of a store, giving my toddler a smile. I knew what she was referring to, as many people have given me the same all-knowing...
Baby milestones are a unique thing. As moms, we are constantly waiting for our child(ren) to do the next cool thing, but then at the same time we want them to never grow up. We can’t wait for them...
I will never forget the headline of my weekly status email from BabyCenter on June 23rd that read, “Congratulations! Your baby is now a toddler.” WHAT? How can that be? He went to bed as an eleven month old, and now...
My baby girl is turning two. Yep, the big 0-2. It's insane how fast the time is going by and looking at all her pictures bring back so many memories. As I reflect on the past two years, I...
Inspired by “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie” by Laura Joffe Numeroff: If you put a toddler to bed....they’re going to ask you for a good night kiss. When you give them a kiss, they’ll probably ask you to read...
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What is Going on with Baby Formula?!

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If you are a parent like myself who is struggling with finding formula for their baby, hope is on the horizon. On Tuesday May...