My friend told me a funny story about her wedding in Tunisia. Her father was offering her to the groom when a cry went up, "What about the dowry?" Everyone panicked as they realized they had completely forgotten it. Then the father looked for his wallet to get some money, but he had misplaced it. In the end, he borrowed twenty dinars from her uncle and offered it to the groom's … [Read more...] about Educate a Girl – Change the World
Baby K'Tan has teamed up with Operation Shower to throw baby showers for expectant military moms, as a way to recognize and honor them for their sacrifices. During four upcoming events hosted by Operation Shower, each mom-to-be will receive a Baby K’tan Baby Carrier as well as gift boxes filled with baby supplies, clothing, toys, books, and more courtesy of Baby K’tan, LLC and … [Read more...] about Baby K’Tan And Operation Shower Give Military Moms Baby Showers
Want to help save the earth, meet other ModernMoms, and go home with some new treasures? No, it's not a trick question. It's a peace love swap! With Earth Day right around the corner, we're all looking for ways to be more green and give back. A cool way for ModernMoms to do this is to take part in family friendly swap. The mission The goal is to keep gently used baby, kid … [Read more...] about PeaceLoveSwap: Be green, give back, and have fun!
Waiting for the new arrival can seem eons long for some moms-to-be, a wait broken up by traipsing to the obstetrician and decorating the nursery. The expectant mom could use a few gifts as treats and a baby shower might even feature "pregnant mom gifts" rather than gifts for the baby. Fashion Gifts Trying to find outfits for the pregnant lady could be an overwhelming task. … [Read more...] about What to Buy an Expecting Mother
Expectant parents may want the latest news on baby-naming trends to ensure their little girl fits right in with popular culture of the day. On the other hand, parents looking for an unusual name may want to look at popularity statistics for exactly the opposite reason: They want to avoid having their little girl walk into kindergarten to find herself among six other Isabellas, … [Read more...] about Popular Baby Names for Girls