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Painting with Water

Painting with Water

One of my earliest memories occurred in the summer of 1980 when my family and I visited my great-grandparents in upstate New York. I was two years old at the time. My great-grandpa took me in their backyard and put me to work “painting” the lilypond (which, in my memory, was a big tire. Turns out [...]

Real Mama: Denise B.

Real Mama: Denise B.

Tell us a little about yourself… I am 31 years old. I married my high school sweetheart and we have a sweet, almost-2-year-old baby girl named Ava and two dogs named Lola and Guido. I grew up in an Italian family where family values are top priority. I would go to bat for my family [...]

Real Mama: Amanda P.

Real Mama: Amanda P.

Tell us a little about yourself… I’m a 33 year-old mama of a toddler boy and two Boxers. My son Parker is two, and my dogs, a boy named Stewart and a girl named Tivi, are both four. My husband, Curt and I have been married for three years and we dated for seven years before [...]

Real Mama: Angie W.

Real Mama: Angie W.

Angie is a mama that always makes me laugh. She is true to herself and anyone else she meets. She will always tell it like it is, whether you want to hear it or not. Enjoy this little look into her life. Tell us a little about yourself… I’m Angie, Angela, Ang, Mama, Honey, etc. [...]

The Not-So-Talked-About Milestones

The Not-So-Talked-About Milestones

Milestones— They are exciting. We are always looking forward to the next one. We’re wondering if our kid is going to be the one that hits them early, is “average,” or does them late. From early on, I was told my son would probably be late to hitting some of the physical milestones, at least [...]

Ask the Mamas: How Many Kids?

Ask the Mamas: How Many Kids?

Each week we will ask our mamas a question from our readers that pertains to babies, toddlers, or parenting. Make sure to check back each Tuesday to see their responses! Do you have a question you’d like to ask the mamas? If so, send us an email with your question to [email protected] MSW reader Francesca [...]

Ask the Mamas: Toddlers & Veggies

Ask the Mamas: Toddlers & Veggies

Each week we will ask our mamas a question from our readers that pertains to babies, toddlers, or parenting. Make sure to check back each Tuesday to see their responses! Do you have a question you’d like to ask the mamas? If so, send us an email with your question to [email protected]  MSW reader Stephanie [...]

N’s C-Section Grand Entrance

N’s C-Section Grand Entrance

N’s C-section Grand Entrance Mama: Cari H. Stats: 11 lbs., 13 oz. (not kidding!) Type of Birth: Cesarean Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician 32 weeks — I went in for my normal checkup. My mama was in town for my baby shower, so she tagged along with me. N had been in the vertex position [...]

Ask the Mamas: Welcoming Baby #2

Ask the Mamas: Welcoming Baby #2

Each week we will ask our mamas a question from our readers that pertains to babies, toddlers or parenting. Make sure to check back each Tuesday to see their responses! Do you have a question you’d like to ask the mamas? If so, send us an email with your question to [email protected]   MSW reader [...]

Ask the Mamas: Your Hospital Bag

Ask the Mamas: Your Hospital Bag

Each week, we will ask our mamas a question from our readers that pertains to babies, children or parenting. Make sure to check back each Tuesday to see their responses! Do you have a question you’d like to ask the mamas? If so, send us an email with your question to [email protected] MSW reader Brittani asks: [...]

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