Before I had my first baby, if you had asked me what I envisioned when leaving the hospital with my newborn, it would have gone a little like this: The face of a glowing new mother being wheeled out of the hospital on a bright, sunny day. Laughter and grateful sighs of relief to be Read More…

17th February 2016  |  14 Comments

  Despite having lived in London for the past 5 years, I can honestly say, (even food-obsessed me) has still only scratched the service of the many amazing restaurants and eateries this city has to offer. Every year (hell, every month!) a new exciting place opens up and it is impossible to try all the Read More…

5th February 2016  |  1 Comment

  Even before I was pregnant, I was pretty sure that I would breastfeed. It always seemed like the normal, natural thing to do. My mom breastfed my brother and I, and my mother-in-law breastfed all of her kids, so both my husband and I were lucky to have good role models and support from Read More…

27th January 2016  |  1 Comment

  Hi- I’m Megan, and I am a stay at home mom. I actually prefer the term “work at home mom” because, lets be honest- being home with young children all day is some hard damn work- definitely the most challenging venture in my 35 years on this planet. Being home with my children full-time Read More…

21st January 2016  |  6 Comments

  Why is it that no matter how hard we try, we can never achieve that gorgeous salon-finished look? Blowdry salons are popping up all over the world and it’s no mystery why. Having freshly blowdried hair is a total mojo boost. My dear stylist, Nader, who travels to my (disaster of a) flat, styles my Read More…

18th January 2016  |  No Comments

  I never thought it was possible for the words, “Everyone just stop pooping!” to creep in to my vocabulary so many times in one week. Thinking about going to work or returning soon? Brace yourself. It’s a roller coaster. It’s manic. Case in point – I’ve started and stopped this piece more times than Read More…

11th January 2016  |  1 Comment

    Hi. I’m Liz. You may know me as Kerri’s biggest fan. I hope to therefore see you a lot on these pages, as we join this community that she so graciously created for us. It has been a true joy over the last 15-plus years to watch the ways in which Kerri’s tenacity Read More…

7th January 2016  |  1 Comment

  Introducing solids to your baby- the German way In Germany there is detailed mealtime schedule that can be used to slowly introduce solids to your baby. Babies develop very fast in their first year. On or around the 5 month your baby will be ready to start eating solids.* The concept behind the schedule Read More…

4th January 2016  |  No Comments

  Potty training was probably one of the most difficult challenges I have had to face with my older son. He is a wonderful little boy. He is very smart, caring, gentle and thoughtful. I do believe that children are so intelligent and they can often outsmart us as parents, especially if they have a Read More…

11th November 2015  |  5 Comments