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Summer Fashion Must Haves!

Summer Fashion Must Haves!

by Sherry Morgan, regional artist for Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Clothing by Destination Maternity Shoes by Lindsay Phillips Lindsay Phillips Switchflops! As Lindsay likes to say “Change your look, not your sole.” LP styles offer: SwitchFlops – flip flops with interchangeable straps! Snap shoes – Ballet flats, wedges and kitten heels with interchangeable snaps. plus stylish […]

babyourself’s guide to theme park survival!

babyourself’s guide to theme park survival!

With school out, it’s a great time to visit one of Central Florida’s splash pads or theme parks. Our editors share their tips and tricks for a fun family day out at the parks!

Sunscreen: What you need to know for little ones

Sunscreen: What you need to know for little ones

Dr. Gordon shares some facts and information you need to know about sunscreen and the safety of your children.

Which area Splash Pads are worth the trip?

Which area Splash Pads are worth the trip?

Splash pads are a great way to beat the heat with little ones, especially the not-yet-swimming set. Many splash pads offer adequate shade, comfortable seating, and nearby parks or picnic areas, making them an ideal choice for summertime play dates. See which ones made the list!

Plagiocephaly

Plagiocephaly

As a pediatrician, Dr. Gordon has learned to look for abnormal head shape, medically referred to as plagiocephaly. The most common way this happens is from laying a child on firm flat surfaces too often. …more

Results not Typical

Results not Typical

Remember when you were dating or newly married, and you dreamed about the future? How many kids you would have? How long would you wait before trying? How many years apart? Would they …

A letter to a new NICU mom

A letter to a new NICU mom

It’s a place you likely didn’t expect – sitting in the NICU, watching your tiny baby fight for its life. It’s a place you wouldn’t choose. And if you’re like me, you had every intention and dream of holding a healthy, plump baby on your chest shortly after delivery. …more

Twins and a Toddler

Twins and a Toddler

The doctor took Fallon and Ike in to get their first glimpse of their baby, and all Fallon could think about was whether or not it was another sweet girl or a new little boy. Nothing else crossed her mind. About two seconds into the ultrasound, their doctor said, “Here’s the FIRST one.” …more

Miscarriage … I never saw that one coming

Miscarriage … I never saw that one coming

I thought I knew what to expect during the first ultrasound. When the tech started her measurements, she didn’t say anything for a long time. She kept the screen turned away from me.

CRADLE TO COLLEGE BRINGS THE SALE BOAT ABOARD!

CRADLE TO COLLEGE BRINGS THE SALE BOAT ABOARD!

Cradle to College was designed to Give Back to families and community.  The Top 10 Nationally Ranked Kids Sale, held in Clermont (FL) is in its 7th season and features over 30,000 pieces of quality children’s merchandise.  CTC is thrilled to announced that an Orlando original, The Sale Boat, is now part of the Cradle […]

Spitting up

Spitting up

All babies spit up, but few need medical treatment. It is important to differentiate normal spitting up from GERD. Normal spit-up is non-projectile vomiting of white to…

On-the-GO!

On-the-GO!

The Mom Bag and our TOP 10 FAVORITE On-the-Go Products! by Elisabeth Myrick When a mom ventures out with baby for the first time, it seems as though her bag suddenly includes everything for every possible need baby might have while out and about, including, but not limited to diapers, wipes, pacifier, bottles, bibs, hand […]