Category: Parent-to-Parent

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Must-Have Pregnancy Products by Trimester

From happiness to anxiety, moms-to-be feel a rush of emotions when they find out they’re pregnant. Between juggling doctor’s appointments, shopping for maternity clothes, and learning what you can and cannot eat, there are tons of lifestyle changes and decisions to be made. De-stress and pamper yourself throughout your pregnancy...

Guest Blog: 3 Reasons To Turn Story Time Into Family Story Time

“The single most important thing you can do for your family may be the simplest of all: develop a strong family narrative.” Those are the words of author Bruce Feiler, explaining how stories strengthen our families in his New York Times article “The Stories That Bind Us”. Here are three...

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Smart snacking on the go

Trained at The Institute of Culinary Education, Becka Brown teaches cooking classes and has started Plate & Platter as a way to bring chef-prepared inspiration into your home through personalized weekly meals, dinner parties, and cooking classes. It can be hard to keep your little ones healthy and happy when...

Guest Blog: Top 10 Green Baby Products to Add to Your Registry

From diapers to toys, bottles to bedding, many expectant parents are filling up their registries with products that are good for baby and the environment. Karina Fedasz, CEO and co-founder of Little Bean Sprout, an environmentally sustainable online children’s apparel boutique, shares her must-add green baby products: 1. gDiapers: What...

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Guest Blog: Healthy Ways to Win Over Picky Eaters

How would you feel if every restaurant you went to had the same menu? So why does every “Kids’ Menu” we encounter have the same few items? Who decided that children only eat chicken fingers, hot dogs or macaroni and cheese? I’m not a fan of kids’ menus but when...