A blog created for caregivers to share ideas, knowledge, and stories regarding parenting, and caring for young children. Our diverse group of bloggers, all parents and/or teachers, write about their passions–including parenting, play, nature, art, creativity and communication....more
My name is Blair Francis. I am a geologist and mother. I have a loving husband (also a geologist), adorable corgi, and sweet daughter. Molly, our little one, has brought some perspective into the Francis household and this blog documents our life. They say, "To spot a geologist in the wild, look for someone who only includes people in their photos for scale." In this household, we use a baby for scale.......more
As the tenth child in a family with a strong tradition of majoring in and teaching English and the arts, I was as surprised as anyone to discover a passion for the sciences. I majored in Biology and Chemistry and was just accepted to graduate school to do work in Neurobiology when I discovered I was pregnant with my first. I put off graduate school and embraced motherhood....more
Susonia.com is a blog written by young mom, yoga, food and coffee-lover Susan, who shares her attempts of living a healthy lifestyle, the ups and downs of moving across borders, as well as recipes that reflect both her family's background and her passions for greener living.
My Journey to Living Well follows my journey to go (gradually) green and more eco-friendly. It also covers topics on family, parenting, recipes, and green product reviews. I believe that small, easy steps to going green are what works best for me. Come join me!...more
Our daughter, Brenna Helen Marie, was born on December 19, 2011, with a rare genetic skin condition called Harlequin Ichthyosis. Because her skin lacks a protein that allows it to develop correctly, Brenna was born with thick, white scales with deep, red fissures covering her body. After beating one very aggressive blood infection, undergoing two different surgeries, being treated for several different skin infections and battling many of the odds against her, our little girl has shown she is a fighter!...more
We are Sisters, each Raising a set of Sisters with our husbands, separated by geography but not philosophy. And our lives are everything you would never expect. Mustang Sally is a national sports television producer for FOX Sports and ESPN. Penny Lane is an aerospace engineer and astronaut trainer for NASA. At Sisters Raising Sisters, we explore how our counter-culture careers (now part-time or on-hold), play a happy runner-up to investing in our families and working to change the culture our girls are destined to encounter....more
The Joneses in OKC follows the adventures of the Joneses, a pair of twentysomethings with two baby boys in Oklahoma City. The Joneses write about local museums, festivals, and playgrounds, as well as tips for living in the Frontier City....more