Posted on 23. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Some years – you just feel it. Everyone in your family is delving into the holiday spirit. Christmas music seems happier, tree trimming is fun, and waiting for Santa is the best thing ever. While other years it feels like any other time of the year and you have to force yourself and your family […]
Posted on 16. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
As if it isn’t hard enough….motherhood. It’s physically draining and emotionally daunting, but we do love it, don’t we, mamas? To gaze at our children lovingly and hold them in our arms and take away all their fears is a superpower no one else possesses except us — and it’s awesome to say the least. […]
Posted on 14. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
For those of us who have pets, they are really like an extended and integral part of our family. We care for them like they were our own children and we want nothing more than for them to be happy and well-adjusted when the new baby arrives. While some pets will take to the newest […]
Posted on 13. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Many women know that staying properly hydrated during pregnancy is crucial, and for a lot of reasons—supporting the expansion blood volume, renewal of amniotic fluid, breast milk production and flow, kidney and liver function, elimination of wastes, and even for healthy energy levels and avoiding fatigue. But the fact is that many pregnant women still […]
Posted on 09. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Keeping our families safe is our #1 priority, as it should be. Since our kids are everywhere all the time, we as parents can’t always be with them to ensure our safety standards are being met – but what we can do is start at home and make our family aware of the rules they […]
Posted on 08. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
The grocery stores are most likely one of the places your family hits more than any other. And while some of us love grocery shopping, many others simply loathe it. Because of the time it takes up, the having to put away everything after it’s been purchased, and because of the prices – they seem […]
Posted on 06. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Our children – we love them dearly but we could do without all the whining. It’s easy to assume that our kids are simply instilled with the ability to whine at will, and sure they are, as are we as adults. But what’s important is to understand the whys of whining and how we as […]
Posted on 29. Oct, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
When delivery day comes, it’s always one of extreme excitement but there’s no doubt it’s also a hectic day as well. And whoever is to be joining mom during the birth, needs to be just as prepared to welcome the new little one into the world as mom is. To help with that, I’ve got […]
Posted on 26. Oct, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s that time of year, mamas. And as much as we’d love for our family members to avoid getting sick, we know that’s highly unlikely. But it’s not impossible. Practicing good hygiene habits is always a forerunner in helping to stop the spread of germs to the rest of our family. Here’s three easy ways […]
Posted on 24. Oct, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
If you have a little one on the brink of being a preschooler, then you know you’re in for a time full of learning coupled with playing. And, since the Internet is so easily accessible and entertaining to our little ones, why not engage them with fun and free games they can not only learn […]