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We Love Little Italy!

We Love Little Italy!

I simply cannot get enough of this neighborhood. Why? Here are my top three reasons why we love Little Italy: Places to eat for everyone. Family friendly options where kids are welcome, or enjoy a lunch with your best girlfriends, or a date night with your significant other. Locally owned and operated. Upscale options, but … Continue reading

Cupcakes and Ice Cream Cones

Over the past few years, there have been more and more younger kids at our family holiday gatherings. Not much has changed though in accommodating their palates (toddlers usually don’t eat pie) so I thought it would be fun to make a dessert that would be fun to make AND fun to eat. When I … Continue reading

The Banana Boycott

Awhile back, the girls went through what I call the Banana Boycott. This summer they ate bananas like crazy. And as with all things toddler, food preferences ebb and flow. This time, the bananas are the victims, suffering from being pushed, squeezed, and thrown, rather than being eaten and filling up their hungry tummies. So … Continue reading

Advice for parents of twins

Singer Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon welcomed the newest additions to their family yesterday, fraternal twins — a boy and a girl. Which of course, brings on the advice from well-intentioned friends and family members, often unsolicited and NOT from parents of multiples. With the announcement of the birth of what are bound … Continue reading

Welcome to toddlerhood, mommy

My girls are on the move. And I never thought this time of their life would come fast enough. I remember being with my friend Sage and she had just had her baby and my girls were six months old. Sitting in their infant seats in the double snap ‘n go, we were quite a … Continue reading

Abbott Voluntarily Recalls Selected Similac Products

I received a news release a few days ago from Abbott Pharmaceuticals about their voluntary recall certain Similac powder product lines offered in plastic containers and cans. According to the company, Abbott/Similac liquid infant formulas are not impacted or involved in the recall. According to the company’s statement, the reason for the recall is there … Continue reading