TCMB Top Picks: Strollers

Welcome to our brand new series TCMB Top Picks!  We would love to share our ...

10 ways you know you're pregnant again

10 Ways You Know You’re Pregnant… Again.

I’m expecting our second child in just a few weeks (ACK!!) and have been getting so uncomfortable. Which is normal. But in comparing notes from my first full pregnancy, I’m convinced: subsequent pregnancies are really, really hard. It seems that everything is just bigger, more noticeable and more pronounced (everything – not just my tummy!). […]

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Girls Night at the West End: The Raffle

We are SO excited about our upcoming BIG event, Girls Night at the West End! If you haven’t read all of the fantastic details yet, check out the event page here.  The raffle prizes are still coming in and we just couldn’t wait any longer to let you know all of the amazing prizes you […]

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The Talk

The talk. It’s the dreaded phrase of every parent whose children are reaching the age of asking questions. I began having “the talk” when my oldest daughter was just an infant. Yes – I can almost see your eyes opening wide in horror, but let me explain how conversations about sex work in our home […]

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Giveaway: Bump Club and Beyond BIG Basket

A big huge giveaway from Bump Club and Beyond Twin Cities today! Through dozens of premiere events every month, Bump Club and Beyond connects moms and moms-to-be in Chicago, Austin, San Francisco and here in the Twin Cities with one another and the best resources, experts and products around. Through local and national support, they […]

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With Love to the Newer Mom of Multiples

To think that I might have some advice to offer mothers of young twins seemed foolish at first. My boys were born at 38 weeks and 3 days and both weighed well north of 6 lbs each. While I gave birth via C-section, both my pregnancy and delivery were much smoother than so many other […]

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TCMB: Twitter Basics

We’ve been talking about Twitter a bit more than usual lately.  Before you brush Twitter off as something you “just don’t do,” take  peek at our Twitter basics below, because it’s just so easy to figure out and a ton of fun. Did you know we’re part of a national network?  City Moms Blog Network […]

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TCMB Top Picks: Strollers

Welcome to our brand new series TCMB Top Picks!  We would love to share our favorite things with you and will pick a new topic each time – today we’re talking strollers! Our team has weighed in with what they love about their strollers.  If you’re in the market for a new one, we hope […]

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FLASH Giveaway: Two Tickets to Girls Night at the West End (Ended)

This giveaway has ended – congrats to Jennifer A for winning the tickets! We’re all kinds of excited for our BIG party at the West End on May 15th and we’d love for you to join us!  Enter now for a chance to win two tickets of your choice – VIP or General Admission.  Can’t […]

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10 Gift Ideas To Rock A New Mom’s Hospital Gown Off

When I was about 30 weeks pregnant, I started dropping hints to my husband about a “Push Present.” If you haven’t heard of one before, a Push Present is a gift the mother receives from her husband for no other reason than the fact that she just rocked cankles every evening for weeks on end, […]

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And the Rest, As They Say, is HISTORY

Have you guys been to the Minnesota History Center? Based on the fact that the 3 times we have been there it is almost completely empty, I am going to guess that the answer is NO for many of you. We didn’t discover this gem until last summer, even though I drive by it EVERY SINGLE DAY on my way […]

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