Baby Stories

Hear the funny and heartwarming stories of raising babies from some moms who aren't afraid to share! These stories may make you laugh or cry or both…and you may just find a useful tip or two.

Pajama Days with My Baby

Three days of the week my daughter goes to daycare while I work. But the last two days of the week she stays home with me. At least one of those days is always deemed a pajama day. 

Bath Time Fun with Dad

Something that I appreciate about my husband is that he handles the kids’ bath time every night. I usually spend the time sitting in bed reading a book or watching a TV show on my iPad. It’s glorious. But I don’t completely unplug because I like to listen in on the fun everyone is having in the bathroom. 

4 Tips for Library Story Time with Baby

Being a stay-at-home mom has caused me to look for all kinds of free baby/toddler-friendly activities to entertain my kids. Since we love reading books so much one of our favorite weekly activities is story time at the library.

My kids love getting out of the house but it can be a challenge keeping them in line at the library. Over time I’ve picked up some tips that have really helped us to enjoy story time. 

How We Found a Babysitter While on Vacation

As I mentioned before, we spent the week before Christmas in Whistler, Canada on a ski vacation with family. While we were excited to tackle the slopes, Wyatt just isn’t old enough to be strapping on skis and flying downhill. Since he was too young for the ski school or the daycare, we had only one other option if all the adults wanted to ski together.

Allow a stranger to babysit.

A Winter Beach Trip

I can’t lie that I often lament the city we live in during the fall, when I see my friends from other parts of the country posting pictures of golden yellow leaves and comfy scarves and cute boots. But when winter comes around, I’m laughing all the way to the beach as those same friends are trying to dig their cars out of the snow. 

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