Category Archives: Parenting

The Finger Sweep

This morning Logan was choking on a piece of peanut butter toast.  He was looking at me, mouth open, no air or sound coming out, looking very concerned. I used the finger sweep. Choking is my biggest fear as a … Continue reading

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Potty Time – Take 1

Something strange happened today.  I was reading a magazine and I heard my son say ‘pooped’.  I looked at him and asked, ‘you pooped’?  And he grabbed his diaper and said ‘poop’.  So, I took him to the bathroom to … Continue reading

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18 Months

My baby boy is 18 months old today.  I have to say that these past six months have been a breeze compared to the first year.  It’s so much fun to have a walking, talking, interactive little companion.  We have … Continue reading

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The Baby Bump

No, I’m not talking about the baby bump you have while you’re pregnant.  This is about the bump that you have long after the baby is out in the world. Maybe when I was reading all my pregnancy books, I … Continue reading

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I Peed a Little

Ok, maybe more than a little. Once you have a child, things can go a little haywire down there.  I had never thought about bladder leakage before I had a baby, and was wondering why there were pills for LBL, … Continue reading

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Sleep, Interrupted

Oh, how I long for those sleepy mornings before I was a mom.  I was always a sleeper; I would sleep for 10-12 hours a night, easy.  In fact, if I don’t get 8-9 hours, I am extremely negative, cranky, … Continue reading

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Saving Money on Kids Clothing

I am frugal.  I always want to find a great deal, and rarely pay retail for items that can be found second hand or ‘on sale’.  I have found that it actually hurts my insides when I know I’ve paid … Continue reading

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Thirteen Months

Child development is amazing, isn’t it?  The amount of skills that LoMo has learned in the past year have been amazing, but he’s really been impressing me this past month.  Each week, a website called babycenter tells us what he … Continue reading

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Logan 1 Year Photos

As a Photography Business owner who knows many photographers, you would think that I would be on top of getting Logan’s milestone photos taken.  I knew that his one year photos were very important, but I didn’t get anything set … Continue reading

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Cheery-O

Its happened before.  It will happen again.  I needed to call some clients.  This is how I can be sure to get some quiet time.

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