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time blocking

Time Blocking for some Mom Sanity While Crisis Schooling

“There is never enough time.” “I cannot do it all.” “Time flies.” “I wish time would slow down.” As a mom, it feels like you are either pulled in a million directions all at once and may be...
online oceans

Online Oceans: A New Resource During School Closures

Parents facing the new reality of weeks at home with the kids should check out Online Oceans, the new ocean literacy resource for kids aged 2-18 from educators at Vancouver-based Ocean Wise Conservation Association...

Tools to Help Kids Navigate Illness: A Professional Weighs In

If you’re feeling overwhelmed about the amount of information coming out about COVID-19 and the speed at which it’s coming, you are definitely not alone. As a child and adolescent psychiatrist at Phoenix Children’s...
gift of parenthood through adoption

Embracing the Gift of Parenthood Through Adoption

After five pregnancy losses and years of failed fertility treatments, my journey to parenthood felt hopeless. The pain, grief, and loneliness I was experiencing felt too much to bear. It seemed everyone around me...

What to do if Your Kids Have Lice…

The kids are back to school and the temps are kind of cooling down (hooray for making it through the long, hot summer), but now we have to worry about all the germs and...
kids and gadgets

Kids and Gadgets: Looking for Pros

The life of a modern person no longer appears without such things as a tablet, phone, computer. Children, watching the lives of adults, begin to be interested in gadgets from diapers: since mom and...
self-tanner during pregnancy

Can I Use Self-Tanners During Pregnancy

Pregnant and wondering if it's safe to use self-tanning products? This guide will address if self-tanners are safe enough for pregnant women, what to look for when shopping for self-tanner, and a list of...
blankets for babies at the border

Mom and Son Provide Blankets for Babies at the Border

Like many of you, I recently heard about the horrible conditions of many asylum-seeking migrant children detained at the Southern U.S. border. These include little-to-no access to soap, toothbrushes, water, food, medical care, beds...

Hiring a Nanny and Getting it Right the First Time

Have you thought about hiring a nanny but aren’t quite sure where to start? Hesitant to pay a hefty agency placement fee but find yourself avoiding too? Have you hired a nanny before...

Snap YOURSELFie Photo Booth {sponsored post}

Are you planning a birthday party, wedding or summer bbq? We want to introduce you to one of our amazing vendors from Bloom! Meet Kristy Bryant from Snap YOURSELFie. Kristy owns and operates this awesome...

Car Safety Seat Confusion: Advice from The Auto Professor

Keeping our children safe in cars is probably one of the most important health-related issues that parents, grandparents and caregivers face. From the moment we take our newborn on their first car ride until...

Preparing Your Teen Driver: Sage Advice from The Auto Professor

Handing the car keys to your teenager for the first time can be downright scary. I know. It happened to me! Not only did I have to trust my new teen driver behind the...

Arizona PBS’s Kids Day Event is February 16th!

Hey Phoenix Moms! Save the date for Arizona PBS’s KIDS Day coming up on Saturday, February 16. You and your kids are invited to meet your favorite PBS KIDS characters for a day of activities,...

Should you stay together for the kids?

I wish I could tell you there is a checklist or system to follow. Organization is what helps comfort me when I have to make decisions. But this is messy, it’s difficult, and not...
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