What do I want for the Holidays? For starters, (besides world peace, ending hunger and love for all) how about my kids chipping in and helping around the house and ge
Archives for November 2009
Santa Buddies is a sweet movie that your kids will enjoy.
Hello! My name is Joanna, and I just joined ModernMom as a blogger and feature writer. Although I am not a mother yet, I like to refer to myself as a ModernWoman. I am getting married in October 2010 and I am planning on having a family after that. So, I am a ModernMom-in-the-making. I think any woman can benefit from this site. It is full of information and inspiration, and I hope to add to it. Let’s get started!
Looking for a smart solution for your babys crib bumpers? Worried sick about the air flow in your babys crib?
THE GIFT OF GIVING
I tend to get bored quickly with my fitness routine, so that is why I’m always changing it up. I recently purchased the Baboosh Body, which I’m really excited about! I used it a few times already and believe me, you really break a sweat! I am also incorporating the ModernMom youtube workout videos into my routine. Brooke and Autumn have done a really good job with keeping the exercises basic and simple, yet very effective! And the best part is that no equipment is needed and it can be done in your home. Love that! I also purchased a couple new workout
Many of us are plagued with dry and itchy skin during the winter months due to low humidity in the air. During this time of year it is important to keep our skin hydrated and moisturized as much as possible. Proper bathing techniques and daily moisturizing will help prevent irritation and dehydration.
If you have pictures of past Christmas print them out to be uniform in size and use them to make a photo Christmas tree on your wall.
Whether youre spending the holidays with relatives or at home, one thing is for sure: schedules get turned on their heads during this time of year. That can make things particularly difficult if you have young children (or in-laws) who are set in their ways. The good news is, you can avoid, or limit, chaos-induced meltdowns with a little advanced planning. Here are a few tips for maintaining some semblance your familys normal routine during the holidays.
I’m in Mexico with David and the little ones, enjoying a three-day getaway. Its so beautiful here and just what we needed. Last night the dinner conversation with our friends was intimate, intense, and left many of us with much to think about. Everyone took their turn around the table sharing intimate childhood memories. We discussed and dissected family matters and talked about what has molded us to be who we are.