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Tales from a reluctant stay at home mom

2018-08-06T00:24:55+00:00 August 4th, 2018|

CityMom Cynthia: "Would I have satisfaction being home with a 2 year old and a baby? I knew being a stay at home mom was a reluctant choice for me."

Scary Thoughts: Living with Postpartum OCD

2018-06-26T02:03:11+00:00 June 26th, 2018|

I found myself standing in the doorway of my 5mo's nursery, sobbing and in hysterics, while she lay cooing on her playmat. This is living with postpartum OCD. And I'm not alone.

How to encourage your timid kid to try swim lessons

2018-06-13T12:31:08+00:00 March 6th, 2018|

You all know THAT kid. Sobbing. Begging you not to make her get near that pool. Clinging to you in her wet swimsuit. Here's my experience with having a timid kid in swim lessons at Goldfish Swim School. #sponsored

Car seat safety tips :: A quick primer for parents

2018-02-27T15:31:01+00:00 February 27th, 2018|

Car seats appear straightforward. But how many of us have spent hours trying to get that LATCH system tighter than a Kardashian's backside? Here are some car seat safety tips.

4 Water safety tips, just in time for Spring Break

2018-03-01T01:21:59+00:00 February 13th, 2018|

If your family is headed to the beach, a waterpark, or a staycation at your fave local hotel, water time is popular for many Spring Breakers. To prep, here are 4 water safety tips from Goldfish Swim School. #sponsored

theCityMoms ask: Is my child ready for kindergarten?

2018-01-25T19:19:07+00:00 January 25th, 2018|

How do you know if your child is ready for kindergarten? It's a question that pops up on our theCityMoms members-only forum each year, so when Christi asked it this month, we were ready with responses.