Category: Babies

The first year of new parenthood is full of extreme highs and lows. Our loved ones show up and show out for the baby. However, more often than not,...

Scary Mommy and Svetlana_Smirnova/Getty We had some friends from church over for dinner recently. They were a younger couple, in their early 20s, with a one-month-old baby. It was...

As a tween girl devouring the Baby-Sitters Club series, I was always finding inspiration. From the very first book, Kristy’s Great Idea, it was clear that there was gonna be...

Ask anybody who grew up in the ’80s and they’ll tell you: the fashion and hairstyles were hideous and we hope they never come back. Wait, what? I meant...

Scar Mommy and Jamie Grill/Getty It’s a fact that breastmilk is amazingly healthy for babies. The reason why is that breastmilk is more than just a source of nutrition....

A nurse once told me “It is normal to want to throw your baby out the window, it is not normal to do it“. Having a baby is an exciting...

I force one eye open, and I feel the fog starting to clear. The clock says it’s 7 a.m. It was 6:28 when my baby was born. The NICU...

Can you imagine if today, as in centuries ago, we were known as our job titles? Like, Oh hey, Ms. Programmer! or This is my friend, Alex Attorney. Back in...

Here’s something you don’t read about everyday. How often do you hear a discussion about the first time you dropped the kids off at the pool after giving birth?...

My birth story is not beautiful, warm and fuzzy, or humorous in any way. But I choose to share my story to raise awareness about a rare but oh-so-serious...