The New Mom’s Hidden Pain
What to Expect When you are Expecting… A Nanny
The Disconnect Many Parents Feel with Their Babies Is Real; Donna Ford from The Pump Station explains 5 Ways her team of In-Home Postpartum Doulas Can Save Your Sanity & Newborn Experience There are a million things to prepare for before baby arrives. The list feels endless, and although our energy wavers up and down […]
Nanny or Daycare?
Congratulations! You are the proud employer of a beautiful brand new nanny…. now what?! Many parents think that they understand what is expected on their end when it comes to having a nanny. They agree on a rate with the nanny, they agree on responsibilities, and then they think they are done! Most people don’t […]
Kid Friendly Instant Pot Recipes
I can not tell you the amount of times that I have spoken with families that are in shock about the costs of employing a nanny. Many of these families have had experience with daycares, or are on the fence about putting their child in daycare or hiring a nanny. The truth is, having […]
Pump Station Postpartum Doulas
We all know that weeknights can be crazy, and lets face it… weekends can be lazy! Here are a few recipes for the little (and big!) eaters in your family or work family made in the one and only Instantpot. If you don’t have one yet, you are really missing out on this time saving […]
Hulafrog— Local Directory
Did you know that our friends at the Pump Station places postpartum doulas in LA and OC? Not only that, but they have a offer in home visits before baby!
Not Your Typical Mother’s Day in OC & LA
Have you heard of Hula Frog? It is a directory to all things kid and family! There are multiple hula frog sites, each one specific to its own city. For Instance, if you live in South OC, specifically the San Clemente – Laguna area, you would check out this link. If you are in LA […]
With Mother’s Day 2017 just around the corner, you may be scrabbling to make plans! If the typical Mother’s Day brunch at your favorite restaurant is getting old, consider trying out one of these fun options instead!
So You Don’t Think You’re The Mommy Group Type?
Guest Post By Kaitlin Cowan I often envision myself standing with a baby on my hip while I talk to a friend. I pull my sweet baby close to me and kiss her chubby cheeks (which run in the family). I smooth down her fluffy hair and hold her little feet in my hand. Of […]
San Juan Swallows Day Parade
So you don’t think you are the mommy group type? Many women feel this way, but if you are a mom and you want to make other friends that are also moms, then you are the EXACT type. Being in a mommy group isn’t just for stay at home moms that want to sit around […]
Looking for something fun to do with the family this weekend? Why not spend Saturday at the 59th annual Swallows Day Parade and Mercado Street Fair in San Juan Capistrano. It is the largest non motorized parade in the U.S.! If you are coming from LA, why not take advantage of the Metrolink’s weekend fares […]