Category Archives: Support and Resources

Parenting resources, support, and the best and worst advice we’ve been given

Our Final Post

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You might have noticed in the past few months, we’ve been a little quieter than our normal rowdy selves online. We took most of May off, and have spent less time on Twitter and in our other online communities. The good news is that we’ve got exciting things going on – Mama Sully and NewBourne…

Blogging, Business and Philanthropy: Doing It Better

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J. Money and Nate St. Pierre have a knack of building businesses together. And now, they’re utilizing their skills to help others with their own ventures. After I met J. Money, known largely for his finance blog, Budgets Are Sexy, at BlogHer last year, I asked if I could write a post his and Nate’s…

What We’re Reading This Week: June 28th

Join us each Wednesday for a collection of stories, blog posts, and whatever else we’ve found interesting to check out. HUMOR Brittany Herself: A Totally Hypothetical In No Way Real STOP STARING AT ME Cautionary Tale Lori Dyan: Arrested Development 101 Expats Post: Walk Softly (And Carry A Big Sense Of Humor) Wendi Aarons: What’s…

What We’re Reading This Week: June 20th

Join us each Wednesday for a collection of stories, blog posts, and whatever else we’ve found interesting to check out. HUMOR Moms Who Drink And Swear: Portraits Of Mom NEWS Today Moms: Crib Note: District Sues Parents For $27,911 For Sending Kid To Wrong School THIS AND THAT Schmutzie: TEDxTalks: Elan Morgan’s ‘Self-Doubt and the…

What We’re Reading This Week: June 13th

Join us each Wednesday for a collection of stories, blog posts, and whatever else we’ve found interesting to check out. HUMOR Holdin’ Holden: This Ain’t Leave It To Beaver, People. Telling Dad: The Training Bra Of Mini-Vans NEWS Today: Mom Goes After Stroller Thief, Busts Million-Dollar Crime Ring Reuters: Dads Worth Less Than Moms Around…

Bone Up On Kids’ Bone Health

“Drink your milk.” How many times have you heard that and said it yourself? We know kids’ growing bones need calcium, but just how much do your little ones need? The National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (part of the National Institutes of Health) provides the following chart detailing calcium needs: Birth –…

What We’re Reading This Week: June 6th

Join us each Wednesday for a collection of stories, blog posts, and whatever else we’ve found interesting to check out. HUMOR Snarky In The Suburbs: Awards You Wish Your School Gave 2011-2012 The Manwife Chronicles: Ball Washing NEWS Bloomberg Tech Blog: Facebook’s Push For Child Users A Data Jackpot? Not So Fast U.S. News &…

Completely Unsolicited Parenting Advice, Or “Stop Doing That”

We’re back from “blog vacation”! We missed you all and have come back refreshed and ready to go. Happy June, everyone! UffdaMommy kicks us off: Recently I was talking to a mom who had a precious 2 month old baby and we were marveling at how the second child knows just how to fit in….