Nursing Box: Activities to Occupy Your Toddler

A few months ago, I was thinking about how to occupy my not-quite-2 year old during newborn nursing sessions. Eventually I hope to walk around the house feeding the baby one-handed #likeaboss , but I know that doesn’t happen right away. Enter the Nursing Box: a box of never-before-seen toys to keep your toddler entertained while you’re feeding the […]

Pregnancy Update: Week 37

Where did the time go? In my last pregnancy update, I was just entering third trimester and getting ready for Thanksgiving. Now we’re counting the hours until baby boy arrives! He’s in a frank breech position, so unless he turns in the next 10 days, a c-section is scheduled for exactly 39 weeks. With my first pregnancy, I […]

Giving Kids an EduKitchen

In honor of Kids Eat Right month this August, I’m sharing a few things that I’ve learned about kids eating right, kids eating “wrong,” and how to persevere through the tricky toddler years.  As a dietitian, I’ve always believed kids need a good “edukitchen.”  As a mom, I know that it’s always harder than it sounds, and […]