Category Archives: parenting

May is National Water Safety Month. As a mom, this is a topic that’s incredibly important. It’s a big reason why Liam is regularly taking swimming lessons at Goldfish Swim School. His preschool had someone from the Ohio DNR out the other week to talk to the kids about being safe around water. Liam and […]

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Bottle-feeding your baby should be a no-brainer, right? Step 1: buy a bottle. Step 2: fill bottle will breastmilk or formula. Step 3: feed bottle to baby. If only it were that simple. Before Liam was born, I actually returned most of the bottle-feeding items we received as gifts. I was convinced that I didn’t […]

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A good diaper bag is hard to find. It’s definitely one of those things that is difficult to know exactly what you need until your baby is born. And even then, it’s hard to find the right, functional diaper bag that will grow right along with your baby. I went through several in Liam’s first year […]

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Let’s be real – what kid really likes getting his face wiped? It was always a battle of the wills at our house. Liam would try to see if he could out-maneuver my incoming hand, dodging my advances until I could finally wrestle him still enough to wipe his face after dinner. And mealtimes are a […]

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