How to encourage your timid kid to try swim lessons

2018-06-13T12:31:08+00:00March 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+00:00February 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+00:00February 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+00:00January 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.

What is hyperemesis?

2017-10-09T20:13:40+00:00October 3rd, 2017|

Referring to hyperemesis as “bad morning sickness” is akin to calling the plague a “bad cold. Learn about this condition affecting Kate Middleton AND CityMom Stephanie.

The great Carmel, Indiana recess debate

2018-07-19T23:32:45+00:00September 4th, 2017|

When news broke that Carmel - a very affluent and well-respected school district in suburban Indianapolis - only offers elementary students 15 minutes of recess a day, our CityMoms started talking.