It dawned on me this week that my baby is no longer a newborn. His skin is no longer flaky. His face has filled in around his features. His eyes that once had broken blood vessels from labor are open … Continue reading →
I recently read an article that basically said for some new parents, having your first child could be emotionally equivalent—or worse—to losing a spouse or experiencing extreme trauma. I immediately did a massive eye roll (like, get over yourself) at … Continue reading →
Remember how I said that Hawaii in March would be our last trip before baby? And then how I said that St. George in April was really our last getaway? Turns out, we were able to sneak in one last … Continue reading →
Our little ones celebrate summer with staycations worth sharing.
Hit the neighborhood pool Flex your fins, and chill with friends. On Ellen: Andy & Evan hat, $28; Tea Collection bathing suit, $36 On Madelyn: Appaman cover-up, $51; Egg by Susan Lazar reversible bikini, $48 On Ethan: Babiators sunglasses, $20; Tea Collection swim shorts, $25 … Continue reading →
I remember my first pregnancy with Allie (now 5). I was terrified the entire nine months—terrified to give birth. I thought, How in the hell am I supposed to push a freaking watermelon out of my hoo-ha? I wanted to … Continue reading →
Since we had all of our big exciting baby appointments last week, this week has been pretty quiet. We’ve turned our attention to our other needy baby … our house!In addition to all this “growing a human being business,” we’ve … Continue reading →
Rest easy with a clever companion that will gladly take the night (or nap) shift.
Motion picture Angelcare AC417 Baby Movement Monitor with 4.3” Touchscreen Display and Wireless Sensor Pad, $230 Featuring a wireless movement sensor pad, this high-tech device delivers peace of mind to parents by sounding an alert if no movement is detected … Continue reading →
Gizmos and gadgets as clever, practical and good-looking as baby’s daddy.
1 | Hit the ground running with a bit of chrome on board. Baby Trend Falcon jogger, $170 2 | Tap and swipe to log feedings, diaper changes and catnaps. Project Nursery Baby + Parent SmartBand wearable device, $150 3 … Continue reading →
Of all the silly, strange and sweet things your baby does, find out which are fleeting habits and which are here to stay.
When you’re a first-time parent, the little things your baby does seem magical … and sometimes bizarre … and occasionally unbearable. Luckily, the things you’re experiencing have been observed and survived by countless others. But it still helps to know … Continue reading →
Whether you want to explore a sprawling city or a glacier lake, lie back and relax or rekindle the romance, there’s a babymoon for every mom-to-be. We’ve planned out everything from where to stay to what to do—even places to eat … Continue reading →