Embracing Our Post-Birth Forms, The Fourth Trimester Bodies Project

by Nicholeon January 16,2014 in Health and WellnessJust For FunMommy CareMoms Who InspireParenthood

Postpartum weight. Stretch marks. Scars. Changes in breast size and shape. Differences in sex drive and sexual pleasure. These are just a few of the body-mind-heart centered issues on the plates of new (and not-so-new) mothers. For many, not much of what comes after pregnancy is deeply explored or educated upon. First things first, the […]

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Counting Down and Counting Our Blessings, New Year Family Traditions In the Making

by Heatheron December 26,2013 in Family JourneyHolidaysJust For FunParenthood

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  I’m still on the gratitude kick (even if I’ve failed miserably at keeping up with my daily 365 Days of Gratitude writing on Facebook). Thinking about New Year’s has me thinking about the year-(almost)gone-by. The Christmas holiday just behind us, I’m also shoulder-deep in a desire to set more traditions in place in general […]

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Adventures in Babywearing: Weddings!

by Nicholeon December 02,2013 in Adventures In BabywearingBaby CarrierBaby_WearingJust For FunMoms Who InspireNatural Parenting StyleParenthood

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Weddings are occasions that bring together family and friends, both near and far. They mark new beginnings and allow us to witness the love and commitment between two people. They also are fertile grounds for awesomely awkward toasts from distant relatives and a chance for your kooky cousin to show his best Macarena moves. And […]

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Touching, Unguarded Portraits of Sleeping Parents-to-Be

by Nicholeon November 12,2013 in Health and WellnessJust For FunParenthood

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I first came across Jana Romaova and her work in September, when Jordan G. Teicher did a feature for Slate.com on her totally captivating photographic series, Waiting, in which Romanova photographs 40 couples during their pregnancies. One photo of 40 different couples, one for each of the 40 weeks of what is considered a full-term […]

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Adventures in Babywearing: Happy Halloween!

by Nicholeon October 30,2013 in Adventures In BabywearingHolidaysJust For Fun

Pippi Longstocking Halloween Costume Babywearing

Babywearing is fun, so creating Halloween costumes that incorporate babywearing is a no-brainer for families across the globe. Here are some of our favorite babywearing families to inspire you to get creative with your own costumes. And for more clever and festive babywearing costume ideas, check this out!   “This is me as Pippi Longstocking […]

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What’s the Deal with “Dear Mom on the iPhone”?

by Nicholeon April 28,2013 in Just For FunMommy BloggersMommy CareParenthood

With so many responses to “Dear Mom on the iPhone” zipping around the web these last few months, I figured that I should go see what all the huff (counter-huff and supportive-huff) was all about. Last November, a blogger named Tonya Ferguson, who writes her family blog 4littlefergusons, wrote a post that she title, “Dear […]

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Trending Video • Twin Girls and Their Daddy’s Guitar

by Nicholeon April 25,2013 in Just For Fun

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=to7uIG8KYhg[/youtube]     Originally shot in August 2012, this video has now garnered over 15 million views on YouTube and has been featured on programs for both ABC and NBC. Take a peek and you will see why. These adorable girls rock and sway side-by-side to their daddy’s guitar playing while snacking on peas. And […]

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Boba Mom Shareable Facebook Favs

by Heatheron February 27,2013 in Family JourneyJust For FunMoms Who InspireNatural Parenting Style

Here’s a taste of our most recent all-star social media posts gathered from around the web and shared on our Boba Facebook page. Enjoy and share to your heart’s delight! Source: Gestando Arte Source: Unknown Source: The Skeptical Mother Source: Sandra Bianco Photography Source: Huffington Post Source: Everyday People Cartoons (Source: idontwannagrowup.com) (Source: Single Dad […]

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Mom Has a Potty Mouth? It is Time to Own Up!

by Nicholeon February 17,2013 in Just For FunParenthood

I cuss. I do. I have wanted to write this post for a while, but honestly I am embarrassed that I use some coarse language on an almost daily basis. I didn’t grow up in a home where cursing was a regular occurrence. In fact, it was rarely heard, even though many a situation could have justified […]

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Leaves of Change, Family Travel Keepsakes From Nature

by Heatheron November 14,2012 in Family JourneyGrowthJust For FunTravel

Sitting here today, watching the southern hemisphere spring emerge, I started thinking of the leaves changing, flowers budding, things growing just as my young baby is growing before my eyes. I thought of my trip back to Boulder last summer and how I plucked some leaves to steal back with me to a wintery Chile […]

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