Recent Posts by Leslie Newton
Mother’s Day is almost here, and let’s face it, sometimes we like to give little “hints” to our loved ones about what special gifts we want for our special day! Or better yet, you can even treat yourself!
Here are some fun and creative ways to spend mother’s day either by yourself or with your family. If this article just happens to get left on your loved one’s desk, well then, all the better!
1. Go on an exciting adventure
Visit the Xperience Days website and pick an adventure you’ve always wanted to try. Small plane ride, hot air balloon, or even a Nascar driving experience! If you don...
So buying a stroller feels like is a big decision, right? I mean really, this is sort of like your child's first car! Well, when I was pregnant, I just became OBSESSED with researching strollers. There are so many choices out there, and I was overwhelmed. It was enough to drive me mad!
On the first day of my second trimester, I unleashed my obsession and was determined to figure out which would be the right stroller (or strollers as I found out) for my family. Amongst all my research, it was most helpful to get feedback from all my mom friends, which I will now share with you!
I don’t remember how I actually discovered this site, but one day I came upon www.crappypictures.com, created by Amber Dusik, and I have been a loyal follower ever since. It’s a hilarious blog about day to day experiences all of us parents can relate to, and it’s illustrated with her “crappy pictures.”
It makes me laugh, and many times gives me relief that I am not alone in some of the crazy things that I deal with as a parent. Dusik has a book coming out March 16th 2013 called, “Parenting: Illustrated with Crappy Pictures,” and I was excited to interview her and find out how this all...