I've always done things on my own. An only child of preoccupied parents, I was left to entertain and care for myself for the vast majority of time. Always independent, always the lone ranger. You’d think that when the leg of my journey as a single mother came around, I’d easily adapt. Hmmm…..not so much. I guess I actually DID. We have always had a roof over our heads, even … [Read more...] about Singlehandedly Yours….
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We use our hands all day. As adults, we don't even think about it on a regular basis - we just "do." But, when you watch your baby, you will notice that's it has not always been this way. Actually, you can seem them as a tool that we increasingly learn to use. You see, when your baby is first born, he doesn't even know that his hands exist, much less what they can (and … [Read more...] about Help Your Baby Discover Their Hands
So many mothers-to-be have told me just how unprepared they were for the emotional side of pregnancy. The physical effects were obvious enough, but apparently not everyone knew that the crazy hormone cocktail the pregnant body is continually swilling can momentarily propel even the most relaxed, jovial mommy-to-be into states of belligerence, hopelessness, or fury over things … [Read more...] about How to Handle Hormone Hell During Pregnancy
As your kids grow up, there are tons of important milestones you want to catch on tape - from their first birthday to their college graduation and everything in between. But nothing's worse than finding out after the fact that your footage isn't exactly memorable! So to avoid any potential home video pitfalls, check out these helpful tips from Robert Vince, the … [Read more...] about Tips for Making the Most of Your Family Videos and Photos
Some children are itching to get contact lenses from the minute they find out they need to wear glasses. Contact lenses are usually not recommended for children under the age of 12, according to Kids Health. A pair of contacts are much smaller than a pair of glasses, so they're easier to lose. They're also a bit tricky to put in, especially the first few times your child … [Read more...] about How to Show Kids How to Put in Contact Lenses