Monthly Archives: August 2018

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From “God of Love” to Prim Botanicals: Stefanie Walmsley de Borja

By | 2018-08-25T23:34:28+00:00 August 25th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

This week’s WonderMommy is – Oscar winner turned green beauty entrepreneur. WonderMommy interviews the talented mom to find out her origins and what helps her succeed in business and motherhood. 1. You’ve had tremendous success in film, most notably winning an Oscar for your work as a producer for “God of Love.” How and why…

The Dreaded Fever

By | 2018-08-23T23:11:27+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

When you call your doctor’s office because your baby has a fever, the first question asked is inevitably: have you given your child any children’s Tylenol? As a mom, this creates panic by insinuating that the fever is bad. But maybe not. When looked at holistically, a fever is the body’s natural defense system fighting…

Teach Your Toddler to Appreciate Their Cultural Identity (Especially When a Minority Among Peers)

By | 2018-08-07T20:11:05+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

“While our children might not be able to verbally communicate about complex ideas like culture, they are watching us and learning rapidly.” Appreciate their cultural identity? You may be thinking, my toddler just tore off her diaper and kicked it across the room like a soccer ball. She’s not ready to talk about culture. While…

From Surviving to Thriving: Rethinking Standards of Maternal Care

By | 2018-08-07T20:11:02+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

  It doesn’t matter how you give birth as long as the baby’s healthy. This is the mantra I would tell myself whenever the more unpleasant memories of my daughter’s delivery would surface, all those tiny decisions that others made for me (or over me) that settled into my gut and would frequently whisper—it shouldn’t…

5 Natural Remedies for Plugged Ducts

By | 2018-08-07T20:10:56+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

“After about the fifth blocked duct I figured out a triple threat therapy that works wonders.” As a new mom myself, I understand how full your plate can get. If it is not one thing then it is another. So, when I got a plugged duct, and then another, and then another… I was beyond…

6 Tips for Supporting Your Young Child When There is a School Shooting

By | 2018-08-07T20:10:53+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

My heart sank on May 18, 2018 when I received an email from my son’s school. The subject line: Urgent. What’s wrong, I immediately worried. I opened the email and read that the school had been placed on lockdown. I quickly scanned the email to figure out what happened. I hadn’t seen the news that…

Finding Myself Outside of Motherhood

By | 2018-08-07T20:10:50+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Most mothers have experienced that cute little moment when someone asks their child, “What’s your mommy’s name?” That moment when, without pause, the child’s reply is “Mommy.” It’s a sweet and heartwarming declaration because, for a lot of children, mom is a shining light, the ultimate PB&J creator and ouchie kisser. It’s rare that kids…

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.