Last summer, out of nowhere, I decided no screen time. No screen time from Mommy at least, but our summer nanny has a license to use discretion and Daddy gets to make his own decisions too (plus, he’s for sure the fun parent!). The trick is that I work two jobs from home (or more […]
Author Archive | Beth Zustiak
They’ve been calling you strong. You can’t see it as you crawl back into bed, an action you feel you take more often than the number of steps you walk. “You’re amazing!” they say. They tell you how brave you are. How strong you must be to be able to walk what you do. But […]
We all know that heading back-to-school can mean exposing your kids to a variety of germs and illnesses. Our partners at The Urgency Room want to help you with some great tips on how to evaluate your child’s health as they head back to school.Kids heading to daycare or school share germs with each other […]
You were only six weeks old the first time my heart was shattered. When all you really knew was mommy, I’d spend hours holding you in the middle of the night, constantly rocking you as a slow but steady stream of tears wet the top of your tiny head. For months, without knowing it, you […]
Hey Mama…how are you doing? Are you jumping for joy and counting the minutes until that first school bell rings, or drowning in all the tissues you’ve used up as that moment approaches? No judgement – you can even be on both sides of that aisle. After all, if your kids are anything like mine, […]
The night before the last day of second grade, she was in my bed, laying there, not wanting to sleep in her own bed. Why? There are usually about a million reasons they can come up with, aren’t there? Maybe we should let the first 500,000 reasons win with a “yes,” because as I looked […]
Amy’s Cupcake Shoppe is one of our favorite local spots and we had so much fun partnering on this review of their Macaron Classes – read more about why you need more of their macarons in your life!