By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 12, 2011 4:32pm

Trust Yourself

by BECKY, Mommy Wants Vodka Million Moms Challenge Blogger I was freshly twenty-one when I was discharged from the hospital with an ooey-gooey lump of baby. I weighed approximately that of a VW Beetle, couldn’t walk more than three feet without weeping from pain, and… Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 12, 2011 4:32pm

You are Your Child’s Biggest Advocate

by HOLLY, The Culture Mom Million Moms Challenge Blogger As parents, we’re constantly concerned about the well-being of each of our children. Well, aren’t we all?  We worry about what they each eat, their social lives, their physical activity and, of course, their emotional well-beings…. Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 9, 2011 4:32pm

Who do you turn to as a resource for children’s health?

by SUSAN, 5 Minutes for Mom Million Moms Challenge Blogger I can’t even imagine a world where I couldn’t research and ask questions endlessly about my children’s health… and of course take them to see a doctor. The horrible reality is that only those of… Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 9, 2011 4:32pm

I’m Still Standing

by GIGI, The Secret to Success is Support Million Moms Challenge Blogger I am a product of the 1970s (born in 1968). I realize that makes me incredibly old – strike that – vintage! to most of you reading this. But it also gives me… Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 9, 2011 4:32pm

Staying Informed and Advocating for your Child’s Health Needs

by MELISSA The Life of a Sippy Cup Mom Million Moms Challenge Blogger This time last year, my husband and I started to notice that our 2 year old’s eyes would start crossing. At first, it was very subtle, but as the weeks went on… Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 8, 2011 8:23pm

Strong is the New Skinny

by MAMA MARY, The Mama Mary Show Million Moms Challenge Blogger Until losing my dad to cancer in 2001, and then, a few years later having children of my own, the subject of “health and fitness,” to me, was always about losing weight and being… Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 8, 2011 8:23pm

This Is Not How I Envisioned Mealtime…

by NICHOLE, In These Small Moments Million Moms Challenge Blogger Before we had children, I used to dream of gathering around the dinner table, reconnecting and sharing bits of our day. I envisioned smiles, funny stories, and happiness. I could have never imagined what dinnertime… Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 8, 2011 8:23pm

It Could Have Been Worse

by JULIE, Leelou Blogs Million Moms Challenge Blogger Almost 5 years ago exactly, I was at the hospital finding out if our second baby would be wearing blue or pink. I remember being so excited when we heard we would be having our first boy…. Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 7, 2011 4:23pm

Parenting Advice is like a Buffet

by KIM, PrairieMama Million Moms Challenge Blogger When I was pregnant with my first baby I really had no idea what I was doing.  By the time she was born, I had been an Aunt for 13 years and had 11 nieces and nephews.  But… Read More »

By BlogFrog Bloggers

Dec 7, 2011 4:23pm

Trusting my Instincts

by ALLISON, Petit Elefant Million Moms Challenge Blogger Before I gave birth to my first child I read every book I could get my hands on: books on pregnancy, childbirth, the first year, the toddler years, what to do with a naughty teenager, and on… Read More »