Blog Community
Working Parent Parenting & Child Care by Stage Child Development Education Family Health Family Life In the News

Posts By lauraw

Toddler Speech: Look Who’s Talking

Toddler Speech: Look Who’s Talking

I can admit I am one of those parents that says, “oh, every child grows and develops at their own pace,” only to look to good old Google later that night to search if my ...

Read More
Is STEM for My Daughter?

Is STEM for My Daughter?

When I read the summary of this study about the early emergence of gender stereotypes in my daily news digest, I took a screenshot and sent it to my husband. I entered the caption, “Our ...

Read More
9 Holiday Gifts for Grandparents

9 Holiday Gifts for Grandparents

With a very active, excitable, and overall fun toddler in the house, I am definitely getting into the holiday spirit a bit more than I usually do. I’ve got lists for Kayla’s “big” gift options ...

Read More
Finding Work/Life Balance as a Working Mom

Finding Work/Life Balance as a Working Mom

There are days when I think I’ve got this parenting thing totally under control. Then there are days where I just want to call out sick from work and stay in bed all day. Oh, ...

Read More
10 Tips for Your First Year with Baby

10 Tips for Your First Year with Baby

Now that we’ve made it past the one year mark as parents, I often think about how drastically our lives have changed. The common theme I come across is that there’s just so much more ...

Read More
5 Things to Carry in Your Summer Baby Bag

5 Things to Carry in Your Summer Baby Bag

Summer is finally in full swing, which means the heavy coats, gloves, scarves, and all the extra stuff that my family needs to keep warm in the colder months of the year are now a distant ...

Read More
Tips for Taking Baby to the Beach

Tips for Taking Baby to the Beach

Gone are the days when I could throw on a bathing suit under my clothes, grab some sunscreen and a towel, and head straight to the beach. Well, unless I decide to take the day ...

Read More
5 Tips from Our First Vacation with Baby

5 Tips from Our First Vacation with Baby

Our First Vacation with Baby in Tow It’s been a long time coming, but we finally took the plunge and booked our first family vacation with the baby. After taking maternity leave, getting back into ...

Read More
Tips for Babyproofing Your Home

Tips for Babyproofing Your Home

Baby on the Move: 4 Tips for Babyproofing Your Home Phew! I’m already exhausted from chasing a crawling baby around the house and my daughter hasn’t even started walking yet. I was definitely caught off guard ...

Read More
How To Keep Gift Giving Under Control

How To Keep Gift Giving Under Control

With the holidays just beginning, my husband and I have been thinking about how to address guidelines we’d like to set around gift-giving for our daughter (mainly, how to we keep gift giving under control). Because ...

Read More
TOP