I just googled "family tent" under the whimsical and naive assumption that I would scroll through a few review lists, hop on over to Amazon Prime, and have a proper tent for my camping trip next weekend on its way to me within the short duration of my daughter's nap. Illusions dashed. Tent buying is … Continue reading Tents for Baby
My family lives on the opposite coast and so I am generally scrambling for flower delivery around Mother's Day. I used to go through those big aggregators like 1-800-Flowers or ProFlowers, until my grandmother subtly hinted that the flower quality was not up to snuff for her tastes (thank you!). So then I started searching yelp for … Continue reading Eco-Friendly Flowers for (Next Year’s) Mother’s Day
I have a four month old and, as you can imagine, we talk about diapers a lot in our household. Sometimes I fear it might be the makings of my daughter's first word. Choices around diapering are a big part of a new parenting career. While the environmentally-friendliest options are cloth diapering (the debate … Continue reading Putting Eco-Friendly Diapers to the Test!
Have a little bundle of joy on the way? I recently gave birth myself and fell down the rabbit hole of baby names. From nameberry.com to babynamewizard.com to (my favorite) behindthename.com, to the good ol' social security administration site, there is data galore to help us parents find the right fit. It's a bit … Continue reading Earth Day Baby Names