by Elisabeth Myrick former OMB Contributor About a year ago, I wrote about my miscarriage experience for Babyourself magazine (now The Moms Magazine). The article focused on how telling my closest friends and family about the pregnancy early on, actually helped...

Barbershop of Horrors

My 8-year-old son recently needed a haircut and decided he wanted to go to a barbershop. Not a hair salon. A men's barbershop. While waiting for his turn, he realized he needed to go to the bathroom. Finding it...
2031

Girls Week 2031! Woot!

When I’m up to my neck in teething and diaper blowouts and toddler fury, I have a go-to fantasy. I imagine that I skip town with my girlfriends and we escape for a Girls Week of chit chat, margaritas,...
If someone asked me when I was 20 years old what I would be doing at 30, I probably would have responded that I would be married to a local country boy, living on our own little piece of...
I’ve always felt a certain kinship with Captain Hook. While a mean and menacing man, he and I have something in common—the tick-tock of a clock is most unpleasant. Which is why I’ve always been relieved that my biological...
I almost didn’t write a birth plan, but after much convincing from my doula, sat down to write what goals I wanted for the birth of our daughter. I'd heard a lot about the ineffectiveness of most birth plans...
Remember those days when you were “child free” and life was just, different (carefree some might say)?! I can distinctly recall the day when the first couple in my and my husband’s circle of friends announced they were expecting...
For many of us, September 11 is a "where were you" moment of our generation, and is perhaps one of the hardest dates to explain to a small child. Last year, as I was watching the news coverage, my daughter asked me...

FOLLOW US

17,594FansLike
11,093FollowersFollow
362FollowersFollow
1,446FollowersFollow

Guide To Orlando

Orlando Mom Guide to Self Care

Self Care is simply that - caring for yourself. No matter if it is a trip to the gym, and appointment at the salon,...

Orlando Mom Guide to Orlando

Moving to Orlando