Placenta Pills Anyone?

Dear Diary, Imagine holding this conversation in your house the weeks following your child’s birth. "Hey honey! What are you cooking?" "Placenta. Oh, I think it’s pronounced polenta. The potato like vegetable?" "No, I was right the first time....

How to Soothe a Teething Baby

Dear Diary, At first, I didn’t know what was going on. Just when I had my baby sleeping through the night, she started randomly crying and was inconsolable! Everything that had soothed her in the past couldn't calm her now. Luckily my mom was staying...

Time Out Tips

Dear Diary, Hi, my name is Heather, and I'm the captain of Team Time Out! Often, I bump heads with other mothers who try to make me switch to the spanking side. However, I can't imagine raising a hand to my daughter when I always tell her not to hit...