On a particularly rough morning in our home, it occurred to me: I could continue to be cranky and irritable and mad about the endless shuffle between kids, work, and life’s many other duties. I could continue to take...
The arrival of a new baby brings joy, excitement and many changes to a family. A new baby requires countless preparations and adjustments, as well as a significant amount of attention. Caring for a newborn along with another child can feel overwhelming, especially for parents who are welcoming their second child, as this is their first time juggling the demands and needs of multiple children. It is normal and expected for much of the parent’s energy and focus to now shift from the older sibling to meeting the needs of the highly demanding newborn.
Meet Kendra! I immediately fell in love with Kendra and her simple DIY projects!. I'm excited to see all that she has to share with the Orlando Moms Blog readers! Here's a few interesting facts about Kendra! Your Family: I'm an...

Introducing… Amy!

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When we sent out a request for additional Orlando Moms Blog contributors, there were a variety of applications. Needless to say, Amy's stood out. This is Amy's (condensed) application. I immediately fell in love with her, and I have...
I am thrilled to introduce you to Brittany, one of our newest OMB contributors! Brittany will be sharing her words of wisdom from her experience of being a new mom. I'm personally eager to see what she will share...

The Trip of a Lifetime

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I have been a parent for 27 years, while the majority of my fellow Orlando Moms bloggers are young mothers just beginning the journey of parenthood. As I read their stories, I often find myself reminiscing about the past...

Special Delivery!

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Happy New Year! We spent most of 2013 waiting for the arrival of our second baby, who arrived just before 8 a.m. on Dec. 23. What a journey it was! This labor was different in several ways from our first....
Do you want to write for Orlando Moms Blog? Do you have something you are passionate about such as fashion, reading, healthy lifestyle, DIY, etc.? We're looking to add to our group of regular contributors beginning in February and...
by Natalie, former OMB contributor With the holidays just behind us, if you are anything like me, you likely have tons of photos either on your camera, computer or printed out in piles all over your spare room. We have...
Hello Orlando Moms Blog readers! We're wondering if we could trouble you for a favor? The City Moms Blog Network (the larger network to which Orlando Moms Blog belongs) blogs are conducting a reader survey. We want to know what...
As a doula, I have the awesome opportunity of attending A LOT of births. Each one is unique, and every couple who hired me has had their own reason for wanting a doula. Some want a 100 percent completely natural...

First Aid Quiz

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A few weeks ago, my kids wanted to stay home while I returned a DVD to the Redbox on the corner. For kicks, I quizzed them on what they would do if they were left alone. It was enlightening. 1)...
In honor of the launch of Orlando Moms Blog's very own Kristen B.'s app (The Daily Mom), we thought we would share some of our favorite apps for busy families -- from news to weather to artwork to everything...
“Promise me you won’t get mad,” my daughter said in a phone call from college three years ago. It was the end of a long, hard day at work and I was tired. “I can’t make that promise,” I...

Called to Foster

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Some days I want to be a ballerina. Other days a cowgirl. Or motivational speaker. Or astronaut. And then one day I wanted to be a foster mom. It really is as simple as that. One day I’d never considered...

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Orlando Theme Park Guide

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Theme parks and Orlando. They are one in the same! For every tourist and local, we all want to know the best tips and suggestions to make the theme park experience the BEST!

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