Archive for August, 2012
Posted on31. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s normally a lovely time – pregnancy. You’re growing a life inside you, you and your partner can’t stop picking out things for the baby’s room — but pregnancy isn’t always fun. Sometimes there can be some not-so-pretty side effects going on and we think you should know about them. Here are four of them. [...]
Posted on30. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Let’s face it – back to school shopping can get expensive if you’re not a savvy shopping mama. We all love a good deal, but the problem stems when we don’t know how to go about finding it. If your kids aren’t back to school yet they will be soon, so why not save some [...]
Posted on29. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Relationships are hard work, they’re a never-ending quest to ensure the happiness of one another. It’s also no secret that your relationship with your other half can sometimes fall to the waste side when you have kids. All the hussle and bustle of everyday life with your children has a tendency to put your marriage [...]
Posted on28. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Not only is keeping your child in a car seat the law, but it’s incredibly crucial to your child’s safety while they are out and about in the car. It’s true that the car seat laws and regulations change so often that it’s hard to keep up with recalls and front facing, rear facing, and [...]
Posted on20. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s easy to feel like our family falls into a routine on a daily basis. It can seem as if you’re simply passing each other by without really feeling involved and a genuine part of what’s going on in everyone’s life. It’s no secret that the family that plays together stays together, so here are [...]
Posted on17. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It seems like a never-ending battle sometimes. We want our kids to do something and they refuse. And then we wonder why they’re refusing and what can we do to get them to listen to us without any backlash. We’ve all been there and we’ve all had the feelings – here are the real reasons [...]
Posted on15. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Recovering from a C-section isn’t like recovering from a vaginal delivery. There is a lot more caution to be had in your recovery and you’ll likely be in more discomfort for a little while longer than if you were to have delivered your baby vaginally. Recovery from any major event is always easier if you [...]
Posted on13. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Delivering a baby is hard work, there’s no argument there. But you may be wondering how the healing happens in the days and weeks following your labor and delivery. Your body has a great healing process it goes through after labor and delivery but that doesn’t mean you won’t be sore from the ordeal. Here [...]
Posted on12. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s easy to feel like we need to find something for our kids to do while we attempt to accomplish a task, an errand, or even a load of laundry. The truth is, it’s rather easy to incorporate our kids into these activities — we simply need to include them rather than exclude them. They [...]
Posted on08. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Road trips are normally a fun excursion to undertake, even when the kiddies tag along. But sometimes they can flip from fun to ferocious in no time. Having essential items to keep the little ones busy is key to a successful road trip of any length. Here are our four top picks to pack when [...]