The Stay at Home Mom Calculator

The Stay at Home Mom Calculator

The ‘Stay at Home Mom Calculator’ helps you assess how you can afford to be a stay at home mom. Unlike most calculators that ask ‘Can I afford to be a stay at home mom?’, this one doesn’t give you a yes or no answer but helps you discover the steps you would need to take to make it work for your family.

7 Simple Tips to Fight Fatigue Naturally

7 Simple Tips to Fight Fatigue Naturally

The night I had to go lay down in the middle of dinner for the second time that week, I knew I needed a new plan to fight fatigue naturally. I had tried so hard for over a year, looking for that dramatic cure that would suddenly have me bounding with energy. The strict diets and detailed supplement regimens I had tried didn’t help, because they were way too involved for me to maintain. I need something really easy to fight fatigue that works! Now I’m working on making small changes that will make a significant impact in helping me manage my fatigue and give me a better quality of life on a daily basis. Here are the 7 simple steps that are helping me fight fatigue naturally.

Fitting in Fitness for Busy Moms

As a child, I remember waking up every morning and coming in the living room to find my mom working out. She was one of those moms. You know the ones that get up before their kids to get some much needed personal and productive time. (If my kids slept past 5:30 am, I...
Your Newborn Can Crawl!

Your Newborn Can Crawl!

Your newborn can crawl! Babies are born with the instinct to scoot toward their mother’s breast to initiate breastfeeding, but specific conditions need to be in place for it to work. Here’s how to get your newborn crawling to breastfeed.

15 Fun Baby Gender Prediction Tricks

15 Fun Baby Gender Prediction Tricks

Pink or Blue? Here are 15 fun tricks to find out the gender of baby. You could turn this into a super cute baby gender reveal party idea or baby shower game. Quiz the pregnant mama on each of these 15 details about her pregnancy, then tally up the answers to predict whether baby is a boy or girl.

How I Potty Trained my 20 Month Old Boy

How I Potty Trained my 20 Month Old Boy

After reading about the first day of potty training, I knew that it would be intense. The idea is to completely ditch the diapers and let your little run around in the buff all day while you watch them intensely to see when they start to potty. I’d have to be prepared if I was really going to watch my little one that closely. Here’s what I did to prepare. Actually, it wouldn’t have gotten done at all except that DH really did most of it for me while I was getting the toddler to bed after a long exhausting day.

La Leche League

Breath of heaven, hold me together, I sang quietly to the top of that fuzzy baby head. Please just stay asleep little one, and don’t scream. Please. When I arrived at the community center door, there was a sign directing me to the La Leche League meeting room...

Make Your Already Did List

 Sometimes, it seems like I’m lucky if I get one thing crossed off my To Do List in a week. Tasks get added much more often than they are completed. Why do I have all this inspiration, creativity, ambition, idealism, only to be held back by the constraints of...