Pregnancy and the months that follow are such a critical time for moms. There are many businesses and professionals here in Rochester who offer different kinds of support for women. We hope to make things a bit easier and...
There are many benefits to having a Doula for your pregnancy. A Doula can provide physical and emotional support during pregnancy and delivery and advocate on behalf of moms. We have compiled our Guide To Doulas In Rochester with...
October is Infant Loss Awareness Month. US Congress and President Ronald Reagan instated this special month in 1988 to bring recognition and support to the tragic grief of these bereaved parents. October 15th, 2003, marked the first Global Wave...
The journey into motherhood is filled with joy, but it can be accompanied by unexpected challenges. One of the most common challenges is experiencing a perinatal mood and anxiety disorder, or "PMAD." A PMAD is a mental health disorder...
February 10th, 2015 is a day I won’t ever forget. I remember where I was and what I was doing, even if I don’t remember the exact words the genetic counselor said past “I’m sorry, I didn’t prepare you...
<< Related Article: The Delivery That I Never Knew I Wanted - Part 1 >> This was happening! As we drove, we called our parents to let them know what was going on. We then called our doula to fill her...
Breastfeeding is often a bigger challenge than families expect it to be. That’s where Lactation Consultants come in. Qualified Lactation Consultants have completed significant training and specialize in all things breastfeeding. They provide education and support on topics such...
This wasn't what we had hoped for. As we stared at the ultrasound screen in front of us, it confirmed that our baby was breech. This was not a new revelation to my husband and I. We had so...
National Breastfeeding Awareness Month is a time to celebrate all breastfeeding journeys—including parents who feed their babies breastmilk with the help of a pump. Every pumping journey is unique. Some parents choose to pump so that a partner can share...
Did you know that there are many specialists in the Rochester area who can help you when your infant has issues with sleeping and eating? Or specialists like pediatric chiropractors, occupational therapists or physical therapists? We're here to help...

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Toddler-Friendly Activities in Rochester

There are so many great places to take toddlers in Rochester! The Seneca Park Zoo or Museum of Play are legendary and great fun....

5 Easy Summer Crafts for Kids from a Non-Pinterest Mom

Oh, you're not a crafty Pinterest mom? Well, actually, this is the place for you too! Personally, I could be that Pinterest mom if I...

Moving With Kids: Ways To Ease The Transition

My family is currently in the process of buying a new home. Moving is hard, but moving with kids is even harder. If you...

Juggling Motherhood and Working from Home

In recent years, the rise of remote work has provided flexibility and opportunities, but for working moms, it presents its own unique challenges. Balancing...

The Benefits of Yoga for Kids 

Yoga can be a fun, playful, calming experience for youngsters. Cat, cow, cobra… those are just a few very common yoga poses that fill...

Summer Activities

Exploring Ontario Beach Park

Located to the north west of the city or Rochester where the Genesee River meets Lake Ontario, Ontario Beach Park offers family fun activities...

5 Easy Summer Crafts for Kids from a Non-Pinterest Mom

Oh, you're not a crafty Pinterest mom? Well, actually, this is the place for you too! Personally, I could be that Pinterest mom if I...

5 Family-Friendly Breweries And Wineries Near Rochester

There is nothing I like better than fresh air, great music, the company of friends and family, and a cold drink. Summer in Rochester...

Ultimate Guide To Summer Fun In Rochester

Welcome to our Ultimate Guide For Summer Fun In Rochester! There is certainly a lot to do in summer and here you'll find our...

5 Tips To Start Camping With Kids

It was the first overnight trip my husband and I attempted with his daughters, at the time ages 15, 13, and 9. We also...