Parenting

Why My Favorite Reality Show Isn’t On TV

Why My Favorite Reality Show Isn’t On TV

I’m a fan of reality TV. I’m also addicted to HGTV. I’m slightly ashamed to admit it, considering the options available on the 300+ channels I’m obligated to have thanks to non-à la carte cable bundling. But the truth is, reality TV is a nice little escape at the end of the day. Now, let’s […]

Dads: Put Down Your Cell Phones At the Park!!!

Dads: Put Down Your Cell Phones At the Park!!!

As spring is slowly turning to summer, the warm weather is returning and for most parents that means it’s park season. Going to the park with your children is truly one of the most fundamental parenting actions that can take place. Just a few of the many reasons the park is AWESOME: Nothing zaps your […]

Most Popular Baby Names of the Last Century

Most Popular Baby Names of the Last Century

“Have you picked out a name?” It’s pretty much the first question anyone asks after you share the exciting news you’re expecting a new little bundle of joy. Picking a name isn’t always so easy. We had an entire list of girl names picked out, but had a huge problem finding boys names we both liked. […]

Daddy Go-Bag: What to Pack for the Hospital

Daddy Go-Bag: What to Pack for the Hospital

“The Go Team.” Has a flashy ring to it doesn’t it? You know, the team of elite personnel assembled, bags packed, and ready to go anywhere at a moments notice. Once the phone rings, the alarm sounds, or the lights flash, they’re ready to be whisked half way around the world and air drop into […]

How to Use Cloth Diapers: Lesson 101

How to Use Cloth Diapers: Lesson 101

More and more parents are choosing to return to cloth diapers as their diapers of choice. Whether it’s because it’s cheaper in the long run or better for the environment, cloth diapers can be a great choice for many different reasons. While people think choosing cloth diapers can be a real hassle it can be […]

Phone Apps Every Parents Needs – All FREE

Phone Apps Every Parents Needs – All FREE

  The phone has become the parenting Swiss Army Knife; it can entertain your children while they’re at the doctor, it can help you navigate to a weekend birthday party, and it can even help with their homework. These are six of my favorite free apps and ones that every parent could use to make their […]

YouTube Announces New Kid Friendly App

YouTube Announces New Kid Friendly App

UPDATED:  YouTube Kids has officially launched. With Google releasing on their blog, “Today, we’re introducing the YouTube Kids app, the first Google product built from the ground up with little ones in mind.” Lots of parents are excited about this since they now have easy access to kid friendly content without concern of explicit images or words […]

Why Your Baby Will be Online Less Than an Hour After Birth

Why Your Baby Will be Online Less Than an Hour After Birth

  As a new parent there is nothing more exciting and terrifying than the digital age we live in. On one level there’s an opportunity to share, document, and enjoy your newborn in a way our parents could have never dreamed. Every first step, first word, first anything can be captured in real time and kept […]