How can you support the March of Dimes?


This post is a sponsored conversation about learning more about the March of Dimes and how every child is born to do something important. Don’t forget to read my personal story here about my own premature baby. I’m part of a team of 39 moms that represent what is considered a full term pregnancy. Even […]

Celebrating the March of Dimes #imbornto

Quincy - July 5, 2010

This post is sponsored by The Motherhood. Did you know that every minute, a baby is born prematurely in the United States? Did you know Quincy is one of those babies? She was born prematurely when I was 32 weeks and 5 days pregnant. Quincy is one of 15 million babies worldwide that is born […]

May is NF Awareness Month (plus my NF Story)

NF Walk #IKnowaFighter #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #IKnowAFighter #CollectiveBias. Compensation from the post will be donated to raise NF Awareness. A few months ago, a question was asked in the private Social Fabric community if anyone had Neurofibromatosis (NF). I think I responded in about […]

Teach Your Kids About Community – Donate a coat!


Tap Influence sponsored this blog post.  The opinions and text are all mine. How to do you teach your kids about community? I make sure that my kids know they are part of a bigger picture and that there are both little and big things they can do to make a difference. Start Small: Keep […]

My experiences with newborn screenings.


Disclosure: I was offered a payment to write and share this post on newborn screenings, but I decided to ask that my fee be donated to the Save Babies Through Screening Foundation. When your baby is born, there’s a lot that goes on. Height and weight measurements, quick listens to heart and lungs, a rub […]

Who knew Chicken and Dumplings would earn your school labels for education? #Cbias #Labels4Edu

Chicken and Dumplings #Labels4Edu #shop #cbias

This chicken and dumplings shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Labels4Edu #CollectiveBias Ah back to school, it’s just a week away. Thank goodness. We’re already gathering up our school supplies, making our lists, planning easy dinners and we’ve even started collecting our Labels for Education. […]