Tag: health

5 Ways to Repurpose Those Overripe Bananas

Bananas always make an appearance on my weekly grocery list. It doesn’t matter if there is a stash of bananas sitting on the kitchen...

1 in 350 Children are Born with Polydactyly: My Newborn Son...

I was 18 weeks pregnant when my high-risk OB (advanced maternal age and conceived by IVF) saw it on the ultrasound. He pointed to...

I Don’t Want To Be The Angry Mom Anymore

I'm sure this is something plenty of us can relate to: Your kids are misbehaving. Maybe the first 10 times, you calmly tell them...

5 Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Dad Bod (From a Real...

In honor of Men's Health Month, I decided to collaborate with my husband, Matt, to discuss some of his best health tips. Who better to...

Pediatric Care Without the Trip: A New Mom Q&A with Blueberry...

It seems like just yesterday I was with my son as his very first pediatric appointment. The past seven months have flown by, and...

Finding My (Plus-Size) Unicorn

We all have that one piece of clothing that is our unicorn. Most moms would say it's the little black dress, others might say...

How We’re Doing Our Part to Combat Childhood Obesity

Every mother looks at her child and thinks, "There really is nothing I would change about this precious little human. I love squishy baby...

5 Ways to Maintain an Active Lifestyle in the Busy Summer...

Summer is here, and with the warmer season comes sunshine, beach trips, and fun activities. While many are preparing for their vacations, the life of...

Seventh Wonder Holistic Spa: A Busy Mother’s Dream

Seventh Wonder Holistic Spa is a jewel box of an experience right in Avondale. The rich culture of India beautifully complements every service they...

I Get Knocked Down… But I Get Up Again

Two years ago, I trained. I trained REALLY hard. I had my will tested the entire race. In the end, I felt like I...

Confessions of a Germophobe

I am that lady you see religiously wiping down the grocery cart. I do not put my tush on public toilets, and I visibly...

Part IV: In Vitro Round Two – Making it to Transfer...

This is Part IV in a series of blog posts by the author who has chosen to stay anonymous during her fertility journey. Click...