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Pregnancy & Babies

  • Top 10 Things I Wish People Told Me About Pregnancy

    Leanne Grant
    Pregnancy is one of life's greatest gifts but let's face it pregnancy is not easy and every pregnancy is different.  As a mother of three all of my pregnancies were different but some things do not change.  Here are the Top 10 Things I Wish People Told Me About Pregnancy 1. ​ Pregnancy ...read more
  • ​What to Avoid When Pregnant

    Adriana Parker
    Pregnancy is a wonderful time, but it’s also a time when you have to be extra careful to take care of yourself. There are things that you put on or into your adult body that you would never put on your child, and that child is even more vulnerable when he or she is still in the womb. ...read more
  • ​Take Advantage of the Nesting Instinct

    Adriana Parker
    The nesting instinct is a group of behaviors commonly occurring in women some time during the course of their pregnancy. The closer you are to labor, the more likely it seems to be to occur. As the name would suggest, the behaviors in question revolve around “feathering the nest,” ...read more
  • ​New Mom Must Have Items

    Adriana Parker
    Being a new mom brings with it lots of challenges, but fortunately, there are many items that exist today to lighten a new mom’s load a little bit. Of course, there’s no substitute for love and patience, but there’s no law against making things a little easier on yourself either. ...read more

Recipes & Entertainment

  • 4 Signs That Your Child is the Next Mozart

    TakeLessons
    Born into a musical family, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart showed an interest in music from a very early age. He began learning the keyboard when he was three years old and soon went on to learn the violin. Although many parents want their kids to achieve similar status as a young prodigy, there ...read more
  • Camp – It’s For Parents Too

    Gregg Parker
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    ​The great majority of my time is spent educating parents about the benefits of camp for kids. However, there’s a vital benefit I don’t speak that much about -- what camp does for parents. I’m not talking now about the benefits parents see in their kids, (e.g. happier, better ...read more
  • Endless Journey of Learning the Art

    Lu Tapp
    Lu Tapp's photo
    When Nesting contacted me about being their photography expert, I had to read the email again.  Expert by no means!  I went back and forth on the subject.  I kept asking my husband, "should I do it?"  He replied "sleep on it."  Oh gosh, the ever-dreaded "sleep on it" advice.  So, I slept ...read more
  • Active Toys for Indoor Play

    Shannon Sizemore
    Shannon Sizemore's photo
    On the glistening shores of Southern California where I live, there is no shortage of trim, athletic kids.  Every kid over three seems to own a boogie board.  Beach-town streets are dotted with skateboarding teenagers.  High schools have track, volleyball, and surf teams, and preschools ...read more

Health & Relationships

  • Valentine Heart Mystery Envelope

    Sharon Pierce McCullough
    Sharon Pierce McCullough's photo
    Kids love Valentines...we all love Valentines!  This is a super easy Paper Valentine to make that is double the fun because you get to fill it with a little surprise!  We like to fill these with a few red hot hearts, glittery hearts or just a sweet little note written on another paper ...read more