Babies in Common

Making life easier…one baby step at a time

New Year, New Goals…For Parents?

It’s almost a new year. Everyone is thinking about what their goals for the new year are going to be. Are you? Maybe. Or maybe you have decided that new … Continue reading

December 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

How do you get ready in the morning?

So two things happened in the last week that made me think about how moms get ready in the morning. One was a conference session at the MA Conference for … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

Holiday Photo Challenge: Moms and Their Children

I just read a fabulous article by a photographer about how she never wanted to be photographed because she felt she was too fat to be in pictures.  After a … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Boob and a Drawer

Have you ever heard of the expression, “all a baby needs is a boob and a drawer”? It’s so true, in so many ways. We spend so much time and … Continue reading

October 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

6 Ways to a Successful VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean)

Did you know that the research on VBAC success says that 60-80% of women who had a previous Cesarean are able to have a successful vaginal birth…yes, as high as … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dads Whining on the Ricki Lake Show

I just got a text that the topic of today’s Ricki Lake show today is dads. So I turned it on right away (I happened to be home). Ricki is … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

Finding Confidence

She was sitting on the couch during school vacation week and complaining that she was bored. My husband went through a list of things she could do (besides watch TV … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · 2 Comments

They Really Do Grow So Fast

Someone once said, “kids grow…that’s what they do!”  It’s so true.  You literally wake up one morning and they are different. Sometimes it honestly looks like they’ve grown an inch … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Finding the Simple Joys

That little guy sunning himself on the sand seems warm and comfortable.  Ah, what a simple joy that is, laying on the beach.  Allow that photo to be a teaser … Continue reading

February 18, 2013 · 4 Comments

Learning How to Parent Your Child

How did you learn how to be a parent? Did you take a class? Did you read a book (or more than one)? Did you go to a conference or … Continue reading

December 12, 2012 · 3 Comments