Parenting, Working Parent

How to Work From Home with a Toddler

Ahhh, the serenity of working from home. No bustling to get ready for work, or missing breakfast to beat the traffic to be able to clock in on time. It's one some may call a slow morning, peaceful even, with a few moments to yourself just before you fire up the laptop and calmly settle… Continue reading How to Work From Home with a Toddler

Health & Wellness, Parenting

‘Me Time’ – Is it a selfish ask for parents?

There a so many opinions on becoming a parent but none prepare you for your inevitable need for a break from it all. And if you're like me, sometimes you just need the silence to recharge, spend some uninterrupted time with your thoughts or just be a bum for a day. That is completely okay...… Continue reading ‘Me Time’ – Is it a selfish ask for parents?

Child Development, Parenting

What do kids watch anyway? 5 Educational Shows to Watch

When we were growing up, it was Nick Jr and Disney Channel, but for this upcoming generation, nothing beats the convenience of a YouTube channel that has a limited number of advertisements (on YouTube Kids) and an unlimited supply of videos to watch. Looking for something to occupy your little one's time while you work?… Continue reading What do kids watch anyway? 5 Educational Shows to Watch

Parenting

Get in Formation

The first night home with my daughter, my husband and I rushed her back to the hospital because she started crying in the middle of the night and the whole breastfeeding thing was NOT working for me... Yes, they showed me what to do at the hospital before I left but with a wailing child in my ear, all that training went out the window.