Top 5 Reasons to Stop Potty Training (Yesterday!)

You know those first-time moms – eh hem – remembering being one of those first-time moms with your 18-month-old and your Facebook post, “Getting ready to potty train! Can’t wait to be out of diapers.” Remember when you rolled your eyes at your family friend’s comment, “I just waited until Julie was ready to potty train … More Top 5 Reasons to Stop Potty Training (Yesterday!)

A Conversation’s Not Enough: Protecting Kids From an Accidental Overdose

Before I had kids I stood outside of a courthouse with a mom who was grieving for her own son. That mom lost her toddler to an accidental overdose. The boy’s dad was just taken away handcuffed for the death. He was the one who left the Benadryl on the counter. The same Benadryl that little … More A Conversation’s Not Enough: Protecting Kids From an Accidental Overdose

Chewing Bootcamp

My nearly one-year-old, Big G, can’t figure out how to chew. At all. He’s been eating all kinds of finger foods – cheese, pears, banana, avocado, noodles. He can eat them… As long as it doesn’t need to be chewed. A couple nights ago I made him pumpkin   (yeah, I know there was even nutmeg- … More Chewing Bootcamp